Technical Assistance for Competitions

Technical Assistance for Competitions

With the athletes at heart, the Technical Assistance for Competitions provides direct financial support for National Federations to send their athletes to important competitions, particularly the continental and world championships.

Available support:

  • Engagement fee

  • Licence and registration

  • Flights

  • Lodging and accommodation

To apply for this support, National Federations need to fill out the United World Wrestling Technical Assistance Application Form for Competition and send it back to [email protected] before the deadline*. United World Wrestling reserves the right to refuse late requests. Final decision will be made by United World Wrestling within 2 weeks after receiving the application. Email [email protected] for more details.

Technical Assistance for Competitions is distinct from United World Wrestling other development programs. 

TA for athletes

In view of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, United World Wrestling will provide Technical Assistance through the following programs:

  • Technical Assistance for participating in the Continental Championships 2020
  • Olympic Qualifying Tournaments & Acclimation Camps 2020

All applications must be submitted by member federations via their official UWW email address to the UWW Development Department before the stated deadlines*. The applicant national federations must be in good financial standing with UWW and the proposed athletes must not hold any record of anti-doping rules violation. 

Places are limited. We strongly suggest sending your applications at your earliest convenience if you wish to avoid a potential disappointment.

*See the announcement sent to each National Federation for more detail