Invitation

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Umeå Brottning has the pleasure of inviting you to the biggest wrestling tournament in northern Sweden 2021 – Umeå Wrestling Battle on October 15-17! Previously over 300 wrestlers from Sweden, Norway, Finland, Estonia, Lithuania, Russia, Georgia, France and Belarus have participated. Last year’s tournament was cancelled due to the pandemic.  

Non-Nordic teams
All non-Nordic teams are provided with free meals,
free accommodation (hard-accommodation) and no participation
fee!

Venue

Umeå Energi Arena, Gammliavägen 5, 903 42, Umeå, Sweden

The arena is located just 1 km from the city centre.

Program – all categories wrestle both days. 
Saturday October 16, 10.00 - 18.00 (approx.)
Sunday October 17, 09.00 - 12.00 (approx.)

Weigh-in and medical check
Friday October 15 for all categories. 

Umeå Energi Arena 13.00-20.00. No weigh-in at Elite Hotel Mimer.

Sauna available at Umeå Energi Arena.

Pool system and Rules
Nordic A/B Pool system with a two-match minimum.
Greco-roman and Women's wrestling. The tournament will be conducted in accordance with the regulations set by the Swedish Wrestling Federation.  All wrestlers need a valid license to compete. 

Special rules for categories GR/WW 9 and GR/WW 11
•“Floating” weight classes where the wrestlers will be divided into groups of around four wrestlers of a similar weight after weigh-in. 
•The minimum weight to participate is 22 kg. 
•The minimum age to participate is 7 years (born 2014 or earlier).
•Round-robin in each group. This means around three matches for everyone.   
•No technique in parterre can be conducted two consecutive times.

Medals and Prizes
Medals will be given to number 1-3 in each weight class. In addition, there will be team prizes. All participants in GR/WW 9 and GR/WW 11 will get a prize.

Registration and participation fee
Register by clicking the registration button below or by e-mail to umeawrestlingbattle@gmail.com 

Registration ends on October 5. Registration after this date is subject to availability at an additional cost of 100 SEK. 

No participation fee for non-Nordic teams! 

For Nordic teams the participation fee is 400 SEK per wrestler to be paid in 
advance to our bank account/bankgiro or upon arrival by Visa/Mastercard. Bank transfer payment is preferred, just remember to bring a receipt of the payment.  

 

Bank account

Umeå Brottningsförening
c/o Eriksson, Björnvägen 72, 906 43, Umeå
BIC SWEDSESS
IBAN SE4980000842029140931586

Bankgiro 742-1332


Note, cancellations after Wednesday October 13 are non refundable.

Accommodation

Elite Hotel Mimer is our partner hotel for Umeå Wrestling Battle 2021. The hotel is located right in the middle of Umeå city centre, around 200 m from the main square, 800 m from the railway station (Umeå C) and 1.3 km or roughly 15 minutes on foot from Umeå Energi Arena where the competition is held.


Elite Hotel Mimer
Single room     690 SEK/room and night   
Double room   745 SEK/room and night  
Triple room      875 SEK/room and night      
Quad room      995 SEK/room and night  

The offer is valid for a limited number of rooms so we encourage you to make an early reservation. The offer is valid until October 8, 2021.  


Breakfast is included in the price. 

Dinner available at the hotel upon request.

Reservations are made directly to the hotel by phon
+46-902039410 or via e-mail info.mimer@elite.se
Use booking code ”Brottning”.

Transport
We offer free transport upon arrival/departure to/from Umeå ferry port and Umeå Airport to Elite Hotel Mimer and to the arena. 


Transport requests are to be made upon registration. E-mail your travel itinerary and requested pickup time to 
umeawrestlingbattle@gmail.com and we will get back to you. 

Food and meals
Lunch and a wide selection of other food items will be available at the venue. Lunch needs to be pre-ordered. 

Referees
Foreign referees are invited and encouraged to participate! Contact us by e-mail if you are planning to bring a referee.
Referees are offered free hotel accommodation, free food and 1600 SEK (needs to be confirmed with us). Referees travel with team.

Welcome to Umeå Wrestling Battle 2021

- the biggest tournament in northern Sweden!

 

Contact and information
Samuel Eriksson will answer any question related to the tournament. 

 

+46-702130728

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