Why do I need a USA Wrestling Membership? USA Wrestling, the organization that regulates all wrestling in the United States, requires that all wrestlers purchase a USA Wrestling Card Membership before participating in any USA Wrestling sanctioned events, including club practices, camps, clinics, etc. This membership is for the protection of everyone involved and provides secondary insurance to those with the membership.
Do I need to do anything other than purchase my USA Wrestling Card each year before I am covered by the USA Wrestling insurance? Yes, you must complete the USA Wrestling waiver in addition to purchasing the required USA Wrestling Athlete Membership. These forms will be kept on file with along with a copy of the membership card.
Where do I purchase my USA Wrestling Membership Card? To buy your USA Wrestling Membership Card, go to https://www.usawmembership.com. The purchase price covers membership for one year; from September 1 through August 31. You may purchase your membership at any time during the year, however, the membership benefits do not apply retroactively and expire at the end of August each year. Your USA Wrestling Membership Card number will remain the same each year.