Wrestlers are considered some of the toughest athletes. The many twists and body positions a wrestler experiences during a match could cause severe injury, so it is important to understand not only the limits of your own body, but also how to help prevent these potential injuries. Below is some helpful information that could help keep you free of injury and still in the match.
The National Federation of State High School State Associations' (NFHS) Sports Medicine Advisory Committee has developed a physician release form for wrestlers to participate with skin lesion(s). Print wrestling skin form.
Ohio High School Athletic Association Information
April 29 - Effective with the 2013-14 season, forfeits in high school wrestling will no longer count toward a wrestler’s daily match limit. Currently, wrestlers are limited by rule to five matches in one day. Click here to read more.