Practices are often held in the March-April period for folkstyle wrestling at locations such as TOP in Sterling VA and surrounding areas for kids that desire a continuation of wrestling activities may consolidate wrestlers and coaches.
Tournaments are held in the multi-state area and throughout Virginia.
Mid Atlantic Wrestling Association (MAWA) organizes a series of "district" tournaments from Maine to Virginia whereby the top three place winners continue toward one of four "regional" tournaments in mid-April and then onward to a finale in early May. http://mawawrestling.com/
Other Open tournaments are found
- throughout PA, VA, MD, DE, NJ, others at http://www.pywrestling.com/
- Virginia at http://www.virginiawrestling.com/
Although many of the advanced DSYS wrestlers are seen to participate annually, the event is for anyone that wants to further compete.
Freestyle and Greco-Roman activities
Several clubs and facilities host Freestyle and Greco practices beginning late March through the May period.
Dulles Youth wrestlers are encouraged to participate.