United States Sumo Nationals North American Championships World Team Trials

Feb 24th, 2018

Seniors, Juniors and Youth

in conjunction with Liberty Nationals America Crown

St. Joseph Civic Arena

100 N. Fourth St.

St. Joseph, Missouri 64501

Hotel Information click here


Senior Registration Fee one Divsion $50 2 Divisions $75

Junior Reistration  Fee $25 Any Divisions

Youth Registration Fee $25 Any Divisions


General Admission $20.00

Coaches Floor Pass $25.00


Senior Division Wrestling Begins approx 9am Saturday 24th.

Juniors and Youth Wrestling Begins at the completion of Senior Divisions Approx 1pm 24th.


Weigh ins Feb 23rd, Friday 5pm-6pm Seniors only

Junior and Youth weigh ins conducted with the Liberty Nationals weigh ins.

Feb 23 Friday 6pm-8pm


USSF National Meeting St. Joseph Civic Arena 7pm Special Meeting Room Friday 23rd


Contact: Bill Gossett Executive Director

email Bill@libertynationalswrestling.com phone 816-877-4343

Contact: Andre Coleman Sumo Mat Director

email: andre_c@sbcglobal.net phone 816-665-5350


Special Note::: If you are a participating athlete you will enter the facilty at no charge, because you have paid a registration fee to wrestle.

If you are a coach or spectator you will not be allowed into the facilty without a paid admission wrist band. This event will have approxmatly 5000 people in attendance on Saturday the 24th so security will be tight.



2015 Titan Games Senior Champions and US National Team Kansas City, MO

Left to right back row: Bill Gossett (Titan Games director), Kelly Gneiting (5 time US Champion 2000-2013), Roy Sims (2015 US HW Champion), Panda Jones (2015 Women's HW Champion), Kena Heffernan (2015 Men's MW Champion)

Left to right front row: Helen Delpopolo (2015 Women's MW Champion), Trent Sabo (2015 Men's LW Champion), Jenelle Hamilton (2015 Women's LW Champion



Americus Abesamis and Kena Heffernan 2018 US Nationals San Antonio, Texas



Roy Simms 2-16 US National champ, Mike Weichta 2nd, and Jeff Lawrence 3rd.  2016 New Jersey