LEAP Wrestling

2016-2017 LEAP Wrestling

For Grades K-5

Program Structure

Youth wrestling is open to all kindergarten – 5th grade students. The program will begin the week of January 30, 2017, and will run for six weeks. This program will include introduction to wrestling rules and technique for all experience levels. Participants will learn from either TC Central High School varsity head coach Donald Funk or TC West Senior High School varsity head coach Rusty Nyland along with current varsity wrestlers. Students will be instructed on proper technique in all wrestling situations as well as appropriate warm-up and cool down activities. Wrestlers will experience some of the key core values to successfully compete in a largely individual sport including personal responsibility, discipline, strength, balance, coordination and respect for one another.

Locations

  • Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Drive
  • Traverse City West Senior High School, 5376 N. Long Lake Rd.

What to Bring

  • Students should wear athletic shoes and must wear socks
  • Wrestling shoes are completely optional and absolutely not required

Coaches

Registration Close

  • January 27, 2017

Season Start & End Dates

  • Week of January 30 – March 11, 2017

Practice Schedule

Central High School
 

  • Students will meet from 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM in the Central High School new gym or wrestling room.
  • Dates: 2/6, 2/9, 2/13, 2/16, 2/20, 2/23, 2/27, 3/2, 3/6, 3/9
  • Tournament: 3/11/17 9:00 AM at West Senior High School

West Senior High School
 

  • Students will meet from 5:00 PM – 6:00 PM in the West Senior High School wrestling room
  • Dates: 1/30, 2/2, 2/6, 2/9, 2/13, 2/16, 2/20, 2/23, 2/27, 3/9
  • Tournament: 3/11/17 9:00 AM at West Senior High School

Participation Fee

  • $50 if registered by the deadline.
  • Reduced rates are available to those who qualify for the free and reduced meals program. Participation fees for those that qualify are as follows:
    • Reduced Meals Participation Fee: $25 if registered by the deadline.
    • Free Meals Participation Fee: $12.50 if registered by the deadline.

External LinkREGISTER to Participate at Central High School

External LinkREGISTER to Participate at West Senior High School

NOTE: Registration is not complete until you receive an email from Byte confirming the registration. If you do not receive this email within five minutes of registering, submit the information again or call the LEAP office (231.933.1758) for assistance. If you did not receive an email from Byte, the payment did not process.