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Beach Wrestling Rules

Tournament will follow United World Wrestling Rules and Regulations for the discipline of Beach Wrestling. 

  • First wrestler to THREE points is declared the winner
  • One point for a takedown or pushout, and two points for takedowns with back exposure
  • One 3-minute period with no overtime
  • Criteria for match tied during regulation: 1. Highest value action 2. Last to score
  • Wrestling surface is a 7m in diameter circle 



Dual Meet Folk Wrestling Rules 

Additional Rules:

 Wrestling will take place right on the beach with tents, and protective flooring to protect the competition from the elements. Duals will be a Folk-style rule set with college out of bounds rules.

Teams will consist of 10 wrestlers. We will have a 6th grade and under division, 8th grade and under division, and 12th grade and under division.
Wrestlers will get 4-6 matches over two days.

In addition to the duals, wrestlers will receive 1 entry into the beach wrestling open tournament for the weight class and age level of their choice. Times will be staggered so wrestlers will have matches spread out. Each team will also receive 10 2-Day Passes to Morey’s Pier Amusements and Water Parks.

  • Wrestlers may wrestle on multiple dual teams.
  • Wrestlers can choose what division to wrestle the open beach tournament
  • Headgear is optional
  • Wrestlers may enter the Beach Wrestling Open even if they are not wrestling in the duals.