Youth Wrestling Program

Curtis Elswick leads the Blue Demon Youth Wrestling Program in conjunction with the VA Elite Wrestling Club.

Curtis is the Head Youth Coach and has been involved with Christiansburg Wrestling since 1998 after coaching Radford HS to a Virginia Group ‘A’ state title in 1998. While at Radford, he coached 10 high school state champions over a three-year period. He has been a coach for the Virginia Middle School National Team and Virginia Mason-Dixon Team. Curtis enjoys spending weekends taking kids to tournaments so that they gain experience while having fun. Kids wrestling year around for Curtis get as many as 70 matches during the season. He is a former Grundy HS wrestler under Kevin Dresser.

Youth Wrestling Event Calendar


Attention! Serious Wrestlers Wanted!

Virginia Elite will be participating in the Palmetto Duals in Duncan, SC on March 13-14 and the Elementary National Duals in Kingsport, TN on April 3-5. The team currently has the following spots open that need to be filled ASAP.

40, 95, 100, 108, 125, 135, 148

These tournaments are for experienced kids in grades K-5. The Virginia Elite coaching staff will evaluate all those interested in competing and will contact each kid to let them know of the final selection for each weight class. If interested, please contact Curtis Elswick at curtis.elswick@skanska.com or 540-998-8877. Only kids that can firmly commit to participate in one or both tournaments should inquire.

 


WRESTLING – VIRGINIA ELITE WRESTLING SEASON – NOVEMBER - FEBRUARY
Registration Begins: October 6
Registration Ends: November 4
Eligibility: Grades K-6
Starting Date: November 4
Days: Tuesday & Thursday Weeks: 16
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Hawkeye Hall
407 Roanoke St, Christiansburg
Fee: Town Resident: $32.00 Non-Resident: $60.00
Maximum: 45

Additional Information: Beginning and advanced wrestlers will be split into separate groups according to experience and skill level. Advanced wrestlers may be chosen for The Virginia Elite Travel Team. If chosen for VETT extra fees may apply. For more information on VETT contact Curtis Elswick 540-231-4074 or email him at celswick@vt.edu. Participants can join the program even if they miss the start date. For those who miss the start date you can attend a practice and sign up. For general information contact Shane or Daryl at 540-382-4577.

WRESTLING – VIRGINIA ELITE WRESTLING SEASON – DECEMBER - FEBRUARY
Registration Begins: November 3
Registration Ends: December 2
Eligibility: Grades K-6
Starting Date: December 2
Days: Tuesday & Thursday Weeks: 12
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Hawkeye Hall
407 Roanoke St, Christiansburg
Fee: Town Resident: $30.00 Non-Resident: $54.00
Maximum: 45

Additional Information: Beginning and advanced wrestlers will be split into separate groups according to experience and skill level. Advanced wrestlers may be chosen for The Virginia Elite Travel Team. If chosen for VETT extra fees may apply. For more information on VETT contact Curtis Elswick 540-231-4074 or email him at celswick@vt.edu. Participants can join the program even if they miss the start date. For those who miss the start date you can attend a practice and sign up. For general information contact Shane or Daryl at 540-382-4577.

WRESTLING – VIRGINIA ELITE WRESTLING SEASON – JANURARY - FEBRUARY
Registration Begins: December 2
Registration Ends: Janruary 6
Eligibility: Grades K-6
Starting Date: Janruary 6
Days: Tuesday & Thursday Weeks: 8
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Hawkeye Hall
407 Roanoke St, Christiansburg
Fee: Town Resident: $24.00 Non-Resident: $40.00
Maximum: 45

Additional Information: Beginning and advanced wrestlers will be split into separate groups according to experience and skill level. Advanced wrestlers may be chosen for The Virginia Elite Travel Team. If chosen for VETT extra fees may apply. For more information on VETT contact Curtis Elswick 540-231-4074 or email him at celswick@vt.edu. Participants can join the program even if they miss the start date. For those who miss the start date you can attend a practice and sign up. For general information contact Shane or Daryl at 540-382-4577.


WRESTLING – VIRGINIA ELITE WRESTLING SEASON - FEBRUARY
Registration Begins: Janruary 6
Registration Ends: February 3
Eligibility: Grades K-6
Starting Date: February 3
Days: Tuesday & Thursday Weeks: 4
Time: 6:30-8:00 p.m.
Location: Hawkeye Hall
407 Roanoke St, Christiansburg
Fee: Town Resident: $15.00 Non-Resident: $25.00
Maximum: 45

Additional Information: Beginning and advanced wrestlers will be split into separate groups according to experience and skill level. Advanced wrestlers may be chosen for The Virginia Elite Travel Team. If chosen for VETT extra fees may apply. For more information on VETT contact Curtis Elswick 540-231-4074 or email him at celswick@vt.edu. Participants can join the program even if they miss the start date. For those who miss the start date you can attend a practice and sign up. For general information contact Shane or Daryl at 540-382-4577.


WRESTLING – NRV RECREATION LEAGUE WRESTLING FEB 24-APRIL 11TH
Registration Begins: February 1
Registration Ends: February 24
Eligibility: Grades K-6
Starting Date: February 24
Orientation Meeting February 24 6:30 P.M. at Christiansburg Recreation Center
Practice Days: Tuesday & Thursday Weeks: 7
Practice Times: TBA at Orientation Meeting
Practice Location: TBA at Orientation Meeting
Fee: Town Resident: $15.00 Non-Resident: $25.00

Additional Information: Participants can join the program even if they miss the start date. This is an introductory program for those who have less than three years of wrestling experience. For more information please contact Daryl or Shane at 540-382-4577.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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