Event Details

Adidas Wrestling Nationals
Silverstein Eye Centers Arena, Independence, MO

April 9-11, 2020

Registration and Weigh-ins for Grades 9-12:
Thursday, April 9, 2020 – 6:00-7:00 pm 
(Clinic TBA 7:00-8:00 pm)

Registration and Weigh-ins for Grades K-8:
Friday, April 10, 2020 – 7:00-7:30 pm 
(Clinic TBA 7:30-8:30 pm)


Note: Registration and weigh-ins are separated by grade.  The Adidas Nationals is an event where Kindergarten through 12th graders can compete against their own grade level, in their weight class, to stake their claim as the best in the country in folkstyle wrestling. Kindergarten age wrestlers can wrestle in the 1st grade division.

Awards, Clinics and Challenge Matches 

  • One Wrestler from each Division in each weight class in each grade will be crowned National Champion.
  • The top 8 place finishers from each division in each weight class will receive awards and adidas All-American Certificates.
  • Top 2 wrestlers in each weight class will receive a FREE custom designed adidas singlet to wear for the finals. There will be team awards for the top 3 teams in each of the following divisions: Boys Grade K-8, Mens Grades 9-12 and Womens Grades K-12.
  • The format will be a traditional bracket system tournament. Each wrestler is guaranteed a minimum of two matches. There will be NO seeding – Blind draw – Weight classes with 5 or less wrestlers will be Round Robin Format.
  • Challenge Matches for wrestlers who lose their first 2 matches, to insure extra matches.
  • FREE CLINICS FOR PARENTS, PARTICIPANTS, AND FANS.
  • It is the responsibility of the coach/parent/wrestler to check with your state rules committee regarding eligibility rules when participating in a National High School folkstyle tournament. Adidas does NOT claim this to be a National High School Championship event or require wrestler’s to compete in a pre-qualifying event.

Profits from this event are donated back to wrestling and have provided over $480,000 in assistance to wrestling programs through the REACHES Fund

Silverstein Eye Centers Arena

Silverstein Eye Centers Area

Silverstein Eye Centers Arena is a state-of-the-art, multi-purpose facility featuring an arena with 5,800 fixed seats, 25 suites and 2,200 paved FREE parking spaces on site.

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The Finalist Singlets

The Finalist singlets are awarded to the top 2 finalists in each weight class for the final 1st place competition match. Will you be the next to earn the National Champion title?

Download Coaches Info

Download your Coaches packet and bring it to the event. These files include important information on this year’s event. Please print the packet out, review it and let us know if you have any questions. Packet will be available in March 2020.   Check out LIVE STREAMING!

Return/Refund Policy:
Individuals and/or organizations registering online are not entitled to a refund for any reason. Therefore, you need to be sure when you submit a registration that a wrestler will be competing or you are ready to forfeit the registration fee if he or she can not compete for whatever reason. Please note, in the case of unusual circumstance we can offer a credit toward registration for the following year. However, this must be approved in writing via email to Jeff Bowyer at jeff.bowyer@jb3sports.com prior to the close of registration.