Championship Zone

The most important information about the Championship

Organizational information


Polish Wrestling Federation
ul. Zelazna 67 m.73
00-871 Warsaw/Poland
Tel. (+48) 22 624 81 11
Fax. (+48) 22 624 01 69

Quantity of mats

The competition will be held on 3 mats


Competition will be judged by referees who own a category I license.

Financial information

Fee for squad's member CHF 170,-
Fee for additional person CHF 200,-

Age Group

Wrestlers wanting to participate in current year competition need to be in the age range between 19 and 23 years old (born from 1994 to 1998).
Junior participants under are of 18 years old (born after 1999) need parental approval.

Weight categories


GR – 59-66-71-75-80-85-98-130 kg

Women's wrestling

WW – 48-53-55-58-60-63-69-75 kg


FS – 57-61-65-70-74-86-97-125 kg

Deadline for team roster applications

First deadline: September 21st 2017
Final deadline: October 21st 2017

Accreditation venues

Wrestlers, Referee, VIPs, Voluntaries may receive their accreditation in the Zawisza Hotel

Hotel Zawisza

ul. Gdańska 163
85-915 Bydgoszcz

Artego Arena

Artego Arena in Bydgoszcz was opened on September 19th 2014. The titular sponsor of the hall is Artego, which has signed a five-year contract. The hall is located in the vicinity of the Łuczniczek Arena. Communication between two Arenas is though an underground passage.

The Arena court (44.5 x 24.1m) may easiely be turned into basketball, volleyball or handball court. On a daily basis Artego Arena is used by Bydgoszcz basketball teams - Artego Bydgoszcz and Astoria Bydgoszcz.

Arena was erected for the World Men's Volleyball Championship in 2014, where warm-ups were held, while actual eliminations where played in Łuczniczek Arena. The total value of the investment amounted to over 24 million PLN, while 8 million PLN were raised from the Physical Culture Development Fund under the Special-use Investment Program.


Hotels for Wrestlers
Hotel Zawisza  

ul. Gdańska 163
85-915 Bydgoszcz

Hotel Campanile  

ul. Jagiellońska 59
85-027 Bydgoszcz

City Hotel  

ul. 3 Maja 6
85-950 Bydgoszcz

Hotel Słoneczny Młyn   

ul. Jagiellońska 96
85-001 Bydgoszcz

Hotel Maraton  

ul. Powstańców Warszawy 13
85-683 Bydgoszcz

Hotel Pałac  

ul. Konna 10 - Myślęcinek
85-687 Bydgoszcz

Hotels for Referees
Hotel Gazdówka   

ul. Szosa Gdańska 9
86-031 Żołędowo

Hotels for UWW and PZZ Officials
Hotel Mercure Bydgoszcz   

ul. Marszałka Focha 20
85-070 Bydgoszcz

Transport and Commute

Based on the Resolution of the City Council of Bydgoszcz concerning U-23 World Wrestling Championship Bydgoszcz 2017, all participants shall be entitled to free public transport in Bydgoszcz from 18th to 28th of November 2017. Provided that participant shall hold identification (accreditation) issued by the organisers of the Championship.

Teams which don't have a direct flight to Bydgoszcz can order a transport which shall take them to Bydgoszcz. Please   contact Polish Wrestling Federation for details. You can also send   email or   call to our logistic partner.