MOREY’S PIERS TO HOST BEACH WRESTLING TOURNAMENT ON AUGUST 15TH
The brand-new event is open to males and females, ages 7 to adult, with divisions based on age and weight. The various divisions include; male, female, rookie (male & female), men’s open division (18 & over), and women’s open division (19 & over). Weigh-ins will take place on Friday, August 14th from 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm and on Saturday, August 15th from 7:30 am – 8:30 am. All matches will take place on Saturday.
The registration fee is $55.00 + (tax & fees) if registered by April 30 and $70.00 + (tax & fees) beginning May 1. Each registration will include a two-day admission to Morey’s Piers three amusement piers and two beachfront water parks with a portion of the proceeds going towards youth programs and charities. Exclusive ticket offers will also be available for friends and family members of each registered wrestler.
“We are excited to add beach wrestling to our great lineup of beach sports tournaments this summer,” said Mark Scarpa, beach sports manager for Morey’s Piers. “Our large beaches and amazing venues add value to participants and spectators.”
All matches will take place in 16’ diameter rings located just steps away from Morey’s PigDog Beach Bar + BQ. The tournament will follow the United World Wrestling Rules & Regulations for the discipline of Beach Wrestling. For more details visit: https://www.moreysmaniabeachwrestling.com/page/show/5488529-rules.
“The simplicity and fun of beach wrestling makes it very attractive to larger audiences,” said Roland Nichols, tournament director. “And we’re excited to be partnering with Morey’s Piers because beach events tend to draw walk-up crowds, and this only helps to expand the reach of the sport.”
There will be complete brackets and awards.
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About Morey’s Piers
Morey’s Piers, located on the boardwalk in the Wildwoods, New Jersey is a classic seaside amusement park, family owned and operated since 1969. Recognized as 2019 Park of the Year by Amusement Today and #1 Best Beach Boardwalk by Family Vacation Critic Morey’s Piers has over 100 rides and attractions spanning over eighteen acres along six beach blocks and includes three amusement piers and two beachfront water parks. Convenient to the major population centers of the Northeast, yet a world apart, Morey’s Piers along with Morey Hotels & Resorts combines the pure joy of an amusement park, the sights and sounds of a classic boardwalk, outstanding accommodations, together with the rhythm of beach life. Visit them at Surfside Pier, featuring the Ocean Oasis Water Park and Beach Club at 25th Avenue, Mariner’s Landing Pier, featuring Raging Waters Water Park at Schellenger Avenue, and Adventure Pier at Spencer Avenue. For more information, visit www.moreyspiers.com or phone (609) 522-3900 or like us on Facebook. You can also follow us on Twitter and YouTube.