2012 United States Summer FolkstyleTeam Championships

Posted: July 10, 2012 in Uncategorized

Quest School of Wrestling is looking to form Three(3) Teams

(Elementary, Jr High and High School)

to attend the 2012 United States Summer Team Championships.

Sponsored by

National Wrestling Hall of Fame: New Jersey Chapter

Down the Shore! Long Branch, New Jersey

August 10th and 11th 2012

Details below:


2008 Champions

Any interested wrestler must let us know ASAP so that we can solidify teams.   The cost per wrestler for the event is $55.00 plus the cost of hotel arrangements.   We need interested wrestlers to email us at WrestleQuest@gmail.com.   We have 25 rooms reserved at a cost of$159.00 a night.  If you are interested in going, please let us know your wrestler(s) names, ages and weights; and if you need a room and for how many nights.    We are requiring a $25.00 deposit for the trip paid by July 27th  (make checks out to Jim Akerly-please drop off at practice or mail to 387 McClane Farm Road Washington Pa 15301)

The hotel arrangements have been made at

La Quinta Inn in West Long Branch which is located 2 minutes from the event venue and 5 minutes from the beach.  All the major restaurants and food is within blocks

Again the cost is $159 per night ( including the tax)

All rooms have double queen beds, free hot breakfast, microwaves, refrigerators, and hotel includes indoor pool with fitness center.    Address:  109 Rte 36   West Long Branch, NJ 07764    Phone 732-229-2169

*** DO NOT  Contact Hotel we will run the master list and coordinate with the La Quinta ***

Hotel website


The United States Folkstyle Team Wrestling Championship  will be held in  the city of Long Branch on the beautiful Jersey Shore this August 10th and 11th, 2012.

The 2012 United States Summer Team Championships Wrestling Event will be hosted at the Long Branch High School and Middle School state of the art/air conditioned facilities.


The NWHOF 2012 U.S. Summer Team Championships are open to all  Club/High School/Middle School/and Elementary School Divisions.

The event starts with Pool wrestling on Friday August 10th and Bracket Wrestling out to a Champion on Saturday August 11th. Confirmed teams from across the United States will be released next week. Teams from Michigan, Ohio, New York, Pennsy, Virginia, Delaware, Conn, and Mass have confirmed while California, Florida, and Illinois continue to work on their  travel logistics.

Weigh-ins Thursday August 9th from 3pm – 9pm or 7am to 8am Friday August 10th

Weight classes:

High School graduating Seniors allowed: 105, 115,120,125,130,135,140,148, 156,170,190, Hwt

Middle School Up to include 9th grade: 75, 82, 90, 96, 102, 110, 118, 125, 132, 140, 150,160, 220

Elementary Division up to include 6th grade: 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 80, 85, 92, 100, 107, 114, 120, 128, 135,  Hwt

3lb  allowance

Wrestling begins both days at 9am

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