Mohawk Valley Wrestling Club 2018
To be covered by insurance while participating in the Club’s program each wrestler must be a member of USA wrestling. Prior to
applying for Club membership you must go online to USA Wrestling at www.themat.com click on “membership” and join or renew, and
follow the prompts to register as an “athlete” with Mohawk Valley Wrestling Club. You must pay USA Wrestling annual $40.00
membership fee with a Visa, Mastercard or Discover Card. Once you have paid USA Wrestling for the current year’s membership
(9/1/17-8/31/18) use your USA number to fully complete this club application. The USA card is separate from the $140 membership fee.
Each club member is expected to participate and pay their own entry into our wrestling tournament, it is our only fund raiser. Club tee
shirt is $10.
Code of Conduct
As a wrestler with Mohawk Valley Club, you will be representing yourself, your family, our club your school/community. New York State, USA wrestling and the United Sates of America. It should be stressed that the MVWC membership is a Privilege, not a Right! As such, the Board of Directors of MVWC believes that each wrestler should assume responsibility for their own behavior, and should be accountable for their actions on and off the mat. Therefore, all wrestlers shall abide by all applicable laws, rules and regulations of the State of New York USA wrestling and any state or foreign country in which the wrestler may be traveling with the club. While engaged in any competitions, practice, or other event in which MVWC is involved, including travel to and from with the club, wrestlers shall comply with the following prohibitions:
- No use of or possession of drugs deemed illegal by the State of New York
- No drinking of alcoholic beverages by wrestlers under the age of 21, regardless of legal age in country in which we are in.
- No use of tobacco (chewing, smoking or snuffing)
- No stealing tampering with or destruction of belongings/ property of others including practice and tournament sites. Violation of the preceding will result in the Board of Directors canceling the wrestler’s membership with MVWC. In the event of cancellation there will be no refund or registration. Suspected violations can result in immediate suspension. However, an appeal by the wrestler and his parent/guardian or coach will be heard by the B.O.D. before making their final decision. Ultimately, the B.O.D. reserves the right to refuse or revoke membership to any wrestler who fails to comply with the MVWC rules and policies, be they written or verbal.
DOWNLOAD REGISTRATION FORM
Complete all information and send application with a $130.00 check payable to MVWC for club registration to:
P.O. Box 164 Chittenango, New York 13037 by February 26, 2018.
Include an additional $10.00 if you wish to order a MVWC T-Shirt.
Late applications will be subject to an additional $20.00 fee.
PLEASE NOTE THAT YOU CANNOT PRACTICE UNTIL YOUR USA CARD IS VERIFIED.