Wrestling
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About Wrestling

Elementary Cross-Country is open to boys and girls in Kindergarten - 5th grade. The season begins in January and will run for six weeks. Teams will be formed at each elementary school that have enough participants registered to field a team and where a volunteer coach is available. In the event of low enrollment or lack of a volunteer coach, schools may be combined and/or refunds may be given. In this event, you would be contacted by the LEAP Office.

Featured Courses

  • Wrestling (Grades K-5)

    About Wrestling Elementary Wrestling is open to students in Kindergarten - 5th grade. The program begins on Monday, January 28th, 2019 and will run for approximately 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.Season Start & End Dates Monday, January 14th, 2019 - Saturday, March 9th, 2019.Practice Schedule Central High School:  The Central League will meet from 6 pm - 7 pm in the New Gymnasium at Central High School (1150 Milliken, Traverse City) on the following dates:  Tuesday, January 15th Thursday, January 17th Tuesday, January 22nd Thursday, January 24th  Tuesday, January 29th  Thursday, January 31st  Tuesday, February 5th Thursday, February 7th  Tuesday, February 12th  Thursday, February 14th Tuesday, February 19th  Thursday, February 21st  Tuesday, February 26th Thursday, February 28th Tuesday, March 5th Thursday, March 7th  West Senior High School The West League will meet from 6 pm - 7 pm at West Senior High School in the Wrestling Room across from the gymnasiums (5376 N. Long Lake Road Traverse City, MI 49685) on the following dates:  Monday, January 14th  Thursday, January 17th Thursday, January 24th  Monday, January 28th Thursday, January 31st Monday, February 4th Monday, February 11th Thursday, February 14th Thursday, February 21st Monday, February 25th Thursday, February 28th Thursday, March 7th  Tournament:  Saturday, March 9th at Traverse City West High School  Helpful Information In the event school is closed, no LEAP activities will be held per TCAPS policy. There is no guarantee of a make-up date in the case of inclement weather. Locations Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686 Traverse City West Senior High School, 5376 N. Long Lake Rd., Traverse City, MI 49685 Equipment Needed Students should wear athletic shoes and must wear socks. Wrestling shoes are completely optional and absolutely not required. Participation Fee Cost: $65.00 Reduced rates are unavailable for this offering. Registration Deadline & Details Deadline: Friday, January 11th, 2019. Registration deadlines are final. Late registrations may not be accepted after the posted registration close date. If late registration is available there will be a $25.00 late fee. Register for your school below. If your child does not attend a TCAPS school, select the "Out of District" option. In an effort to be a good community partner, LEAP will accept non-TCAPS students when possible. Space is limited and enrollment may be capped for various offerings. For high demand activities TCAPS students will receive priority. Payment is required at the time of registration. To register online using a Discover, MasterCard, Visa, or ACH (via a checking or savings account) please register below. Payment with cash or check can be made at the LEAP office located at Central High School, 1150 Milliken, Traverse City. Please use the 1st (smaller) auditorium entrance - we are located just inside the doors to the right. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Please call the LEAP office at 231.933.6570 for more information.NOTE: Registration is not complete until your course appears in your dashboard. You will also receive an email from Eleyo confirming your registration. If you do not receive the confirmation email or see the course in your dashboard, be sure you have not left any course items in your shopping basket. If you need assistance please call the LEAP office (231.933.6570). If you did not receive an email from Eleyo or see your course in your dashboard, the payment did not process and the student is not registered.
  • Traverse City Wrestling Club

    Youth Wrestling Team for building and developing elite level wrestlers through strict wrestling curriculum designed to enhance student-athletes overall athletic ability, coordination, strength and mental toughness.This wrestling offering is a step up from LEAP K-5 wrestling - providing a longer season with additional opportunities to compete for participants who are looking for more of a challenge!LEAP K-5 wrestling will still take place as an introduction to the sport, culminating with an end of the season tournament. The LEAP K-5 season begins in January! Program will be lead by Coach Don Funk - Coach Funk is the currently the Head Varsity Wrestling Coach at Traverse City Central High School. He is also the Director of the Traverse City Wrestling Club and a 4-year Division I Varsity Wrestler. Helpful Information In the event school is closed, no LEAP activities will be held per TCAPS policy. There is no guarantee of a make-up date in the case of inclement weather. Registration does NOT include entry fees for tournaments through out the season - registration fees cover instruction during practice times only.  Location Traverse City Central High School, 1150 Milliken Drive, Traverse City, MI 49686 - Wrestling Room Equipment Needed Students should wear athletic shoes and must wear socks. Wrestling shoes are completely optional and absolutely not required. Season Start and End Dates: Tuesday, November 20th, 2018 - Sunday, March 31st, 2018.Practices will be held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm.There will be NO practice on 11/22, 12/25, 12/27, 1/1, 1/3, 3/25, 3/27.Competition schedule will include Saturday and Sunday tournaments as well as weekday duels - participation is highly encouraged in all team tournaments and duels.  Bi-weekly practice sessions will prepare these athletes for both team and individual competition schedules throughout the season. Open to all K - 8th grade students - no experience is necessary - extra workouts will be available as needed. Registration includes Myway registration card in the Traverse City Wrestling Club (TCWC).  Registration Deadline & DetailsRegistration Cost: $75 Reduced rates are unavailable for this offering. Registration Deadline: January 7th, 2019 Payment is required at the time of registration. To register online using a Discover, MasterCard, Visa, or ACH (via a checking or savings account) please register below. Payment with cash or check can be made at the LEAP office located at Central High School, 1150 Milliken, Traverse City. Please use the 1st (smaller) auditorium entrance - we are located just inside the doors to the right. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 4:30 pm. Please call the LEAP office at 231.933.6570 for more information.NOTE: Registration is not complete until your course appears in your dashboard. You will also receive an email from Eleyo confirming your registration. If you do not receive the confirmation email or see the course in your dashboard, be sure you have not left any course items in your shopping basket. If you need assistance please call the LEAP office (231.933.6570). If you did not receive an email from Eleyo or see your course in your dashboard, the payment did not process and the student is not registered.