To All Alabama Club Directors and Coaches:
Alabama will hold its annual coaches and membership meeting on October 5, 2014. Details on the location and starting time will be communicated to you in the coming days. This years membership meeting will include elections held for the following board positions:
State Chairman - Incumbent - Fred Kemp
Treasurer - Incumbent - Don Korn
National Teams Director - Incumbent - Rod Gaddy
As club directors and coaches you are encouraged to nominate candidates you believe can make a significant contribution to increasing wrestling opportunities in Alabama. To be eligible for nomination an candidate must be a Alabama USAW member in good standing with a current membership card. This years membership year began on September 1, 2014.
Details on Good Standing can be found on the Team Alabama website www.alabamawrestling.net in the states By Laws - Article Four Section 9.
All nomination should be sent to the state Secretary, Jeff Segars for consideration. He email contact is: firstname.lastname@example.org
All nominations must be received no later than September 26, 2014 for consideration.
All Clubs interested in hosting a tournament this year will need to submit their requests tournament dates to Todd Wheeler (Director of Youth Wrestling-email: email@example.com) no later than Friday October 3, 3014 by 11:59PM.
Some Important information to consider when requesting to host a Team AL Tournament:
1. Please check the Team AL Tournament Standards (located on www.alabamawrestling.net website) to be sure the club hosting the tournament can meet those standards. #mats/wrestling surfaces, etc.
2. You have approval to host the tournament on the date you request
3. Renew your Club membership before submitting your request (only clubs with current memberships will be considered
4. Request your first and second choices for host dates
5. Selection will be based on past tournament performance and other related criteria
6. Please direct any questions to Todd Wheeler
The Tournament calender will be discussed at the October 5th Coaches and Membership meeting and selections finalized by late October.