USA WrestlingThe Geneva Viking Wrestling club is a member of Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation (IKWF) and USA Wrestling. We follow the IKWF rules and regulations.

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). For more information, please visit the Illinois Kids Wrestling Federation (IKWF) website.


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IKWF Ages 5 & Younger – Born 9/2/2013 and later

Weight Classes: None, 4-man blocked weights


Bantam

IKWF Ages 6 & 7 – Born between 9/2/2011 & 9/1/2013

Weight Classes: None, 4-man blocked weights


Intermediate

IKWF Ages 8 & 9 – 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


Novice

IKWF Ages 10 & 11 – 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


Senior

IKWF Ages 12, 13, & 14 – 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