Age Groups

2019-20 Age Groups and Weight Classes

Participation in IKWF events is defined in the IKWF By-laws as:

“Any wrestler who is in 8th grade or younger and NOT fifteen (15) prior to September 1st of the current wrestling season”. The “IKWF Age” of each wrestler is determined by their age on September 1, 2019.

The age groups and weight classes listed below are for the IKWF State Series (Regionals, Sectionals, Individual State Tournament, and Dual Meet State Series).

Division:Birthdates:Weight Classes:Match Time State Series:
Senior
(IKWF 12, 13, & 14)

Birthdate

Born between 9/1/2004 & 9/1/2007

Weight Classes

70, 74, 79, 84, 90, 96, 103, 110, 118, 126, 135, 144, 154, 164, 176, 188, 215, 275

Match Time State Series

1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
Novice
(IKWF 10 & 11)

Birthdate

Born between 9/2/2007 & 9/1/2009

Weight Classes

60, 64, 69, 74, 80, 86, 93, 100, 108, 116, 125, 134, 154, 178, 215

Match Time State Series

1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute
Intermediate
(IKWF 8 & 9)

Birthdate

Born between 9/2/2009 & 9/1/2011

Weight Classes

50, 54, 59, 64, 70, 76, 83, 90, 98, 106, 115, 125, 134, 156, 177

Match Time State Series

1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
Bantam
(IKWF 6 & 7)

Birthdate

Born between 9/2/2011 & 9/1/2013

Weight Classes

None, 4-man blocked weights

Match Time State Series

1 minute
1 minute
1 minute
Tot
(IKWF 5 and younger)

Birthdate

Born 9/2/2013 and later

Weight Classes

None, 4-man blocked weights

Match Time State Series

1 minute
1 minute
1 minute

**Dual Meet State Series is a combination of the novice and senior divisions.

Division:Match Time Dual Meet State Series:
Dual Meet State Series Weights:
Novice & Senior
(IKWF 10, 11, 12, 13, & 14)

Match Time Dual Meet State Series

1.5 minute
1.5 minute
1.5 minute

Dual Meet State Series Weights

75, 80, 85, 90, 95, 102, 110, 117, 125, 132, 140, 150, 160, 175, 195, 220, 275