USA Wrestling gives free Senior World Team Trial tickets to military, first responders
LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)– USA Wrestling is giving away free tickets to the Senior World Team Trials at Pinnacle Bank Arena on September 11-12 to military and first responders.
Tickets are available both days of the competition to thank First Responders and any United States Active-Duty Military, Reservist, National Guardsman, Veterans, Retirees, who are currently serving and have served and fought to protect our country.
First Responders and all service members must provide proof of service to participate. All they
must do is show one of the following at the
Free tickets are available at the Pinnacle Bank Arena Box Office, first responders and military/veterans must show an ID.
“On this solemn weekend where U.S. citizens will reflect upon this terrible day in history, USA Wrestling would like to thank those who stepped up for our nation on September 11, as well as those who continue to make a lasting impact. You have made the ultimate commitment and have demonstrated courage through your service, dedication, and sacrifice. We welcome you and your family to join us at the World Team Trials, an exciting competition that displays Olympic-caliber wrestling at its best,” said Rich Bender, USA Wrestling Executive Director.
The Senior World Team Trials will determine the U.S. team that will compete in the 2021 Senior World Championships set for Oslo, Norway, October 2-10. Featured in the event are many of our nation’s best athletes representing all three of the Olympic disciplines (men’s freestyle, women’s freestyle, Greco-Roman).
USA Wrestling will host this competition just a few weeks after its historic performance at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, where Team USA won nine Olympic wrestling medals, including three Olympic champions.
SENIOR WORLD TEAM TRIALS SCHEDULE:
Saturday, September 11
10:00 a.m. – Session I: Challenge Tournament preliminaries, quarterfinals
5:30 p.m. – Session II: Challenge Tournament Semifinals and Consolations
Sunday, September 12
10:00 a.m. – Session III – Challenge Tournament Consolations, Third-Place bouts
2:00 p.m. – Session IV – Final Best-of-Three Championship Series