WAL 2016 Championships

Friday June 24th 2016 - Las Vegas, Nevada

WAL 2016 Championships

Friday June 24th 2016 - Las Vegas, Nevada

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Event Details

The deadline to book a hotel is JUNE 2!
The deadline to register to compete is JUNE 7!


This is a provisional schedule. Times could change, but dates & location will remain the same.

A note about weigh-ins:
Everyone must weigh-in the day before the competition:
Middleweights and Heavyweights must weigh-in on Friday
Lightweights and Super Heavyweights must weigh-in on Saturday
Women must weigh-in on Friday

Thursday, June 23:
Amateur Weigh-Ins:
6pm-9pm at the Orleans Hotel & Casino
Location: Salon G at Orleans Hotel & Casino

Friday, June 24:
Weigh-ins:

Middleweight and Heavyweight Pro weigh-ins only
Amateur weigh-ins- all classes
Women weigh-ins- all classes
Pro (Middleweight & Heavy) & Amateur: 10am-noon
Pro (Middleweight & Heavy) & Amateur: 1pm- 4pm
Location: Salon G at Orleans Hotel & Casino

SEMINARS will be held Friday, June 24!
Location: Mardi Gras Ballroom A, Orleans Hotel and Casino

1pm-2pm: Nutrition, Injuries and Recovery
Jamie "The Natural" Sheldon takes you through what you must eat and what you must avoid to become a top WAL puller.
"The Fury" Craig Tullier and Dan "The Ironman" Mosier have both sustained serious injuries at the table. They'll talk about common arm-wrestling injuries and how to avoid them. They will also discuss the mental and physical requirements needed to come back from such injuries.

2pm-3pm:  Policing the Pit
-WAL head referee Bart Wood and his crew will discuss how to keep order in the chaotic confines of an arm-wrestling match. From the WAL Pit to your buddy's garage, learn the rules and how to enforce them. Learn  how to make sure everyone coming to that table knows your word  is law.

3pm-4pm  Tactics, Technique and Training
Join WAL 2015 Champion Storm Chellino, Southern Regional Champion "Bad" Chad Silvers, Super Heavyweight colossus and North Regional Champ "E-Train" Ryan Espey and longtime legend Joyce King as they discuss how an arm-wrestler's training differs from other athletes, and how to respond to the variety of scenarios you'll find yourself in during a WAL match.

Competitions:
Amateur Prelims: 6pm
Amateur Finals: 9pm
Location: Mardi Gras Ballroom

Saturday, June 25:
Weigh-ins:

Lightweight & Super Heavyweights: 10am-noon
Lightweight & Super Heavyweights: 1pm- 4pm
Location: Mardi Gras Ballroom

Competitions:
9am-10am: Women's Prelims (all weight classes)
10am: Middleweight Prelims- right
11:30am: Middleweight Prelims- left
11:30am: Heavyweight Prelims- right
12:15pm: Heavyweight Prelims- left
2pm: Women's Semifinals & Finals
5pm: Middleweight Semifinals & Finals- right
6pm: Heavyweight Semifinals & Finals- right
7pm: Middleweight Semifinals & Finals- left
8pm: Heavyweight Semifinals & Finals- left

Sunday, June 26:
Competitions:

10am: Lightweight Prelims- right
10:45am: Super Heavyweight Prelims- right
11:30am: Lightweight Prelims- left
12:15pm: Super Heavyweight Prelims- right
2pm: Lightweight Semifinals & Finals- right
3pm: Super Heavyweight Semifinals & Finals- right
4pm: Lightweight Semifinals & Finals- left
5pm: Super Heavyweight Semifinals & Finals- left


Sunday, June 26
THE AFTER PARTY!

After party immediately following in the Bourbon Street Lounge.

Hotel Rate: Orleans Hotel & Casino
BOOK NOW! LIMITED, DISCOUNTED ROOMS REMAINING. First come, first serve!

Thurs 6/23: $50/night
Fri 6/24: $99/night
Sat 6/25: $99/night
Sun 6/26: $50/night

To get the WAL rate:
Call 800-675-3267 and say you are with World Armwrestling League and use the group code: A6WIC06.
Online: www.orleanscasino.com/groups
Reservation ID: A6WIC06
Last day to make reservations is on June 2, 2016.
 

Weigh-In

  • Date: Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
  • Time: 6pm-9pm for amateurs
  • Date: Friday, June 24th, 2016
  • Time: 10am-noon, 1pm-4pm for amateurs & pros
  • Address: Orleans Hotel & Casino: Salon G on Friday & Mardi Gras Ballroom on Saturday
    4500 West Tropicana Avenue
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89103

Event Details

  • Date: Friday, June 24th, 2016
  • Time: 6:00pm
  • Date: Friday, March 25th, 2016
  • Time: 8:00am
  • Address: Orleans Hotel & Casino
    4500 West Tropicana Avenue
    Las Vegas, Nevada 89103

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hotel Accomodations

The Orleans Hotel & Casino
4500 West Tropicana Avenue
Las Vegas Nevada, 89103


men's competition

Pro & Amateur Weight Classes:
0-165
166-195
196-225
226+

Payout & prizes

Left & Right Hand

  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes
  • all PRO weight classes

Cash Payout

  • 10,0001st Place
  • 2,0002nd Place
  • 1,0003rd Place
  • 7504th Place
  • 6005th Place
  • 5006th Place
  • 5007th Place
  • 5008th Place


women's competition

0-128
129-148
149+

Payout & prizes

Left & Right Hand

  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes
  • all weight classes

Cash Payout

  • 2,5001st Place
  • 1,0002nd Place
  • 7503rd Place
  • 5004th Place
  • 3005th Place
  • 2506th Place
  • 2507th Place
  • 2508th Place

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