Wrestlers from 27 states will compete this weekend at the York Expo Center Arena.

YORK, PA – Explore York welcomes the return of Tyrant Wrestling’s Columbus Day Duals wrestling competition this weekend at the York Expo Center Arena. The event is an economic boon for York County, generating an estimated economic impact of nearly $2 million for the community.

For the second time, the tournament will include a girl’s competition division. In its first year for girl’s competition, five teams competed. Now, more than 200 girls will compete across 12 teams during Columbus Day Duals. 

Beginning Saturday, October 26, the two-day duals will feature elementary, middle school, and high school division students from across the country including Pennsylvania, Virginia, Connecticut, Tennessee, California and more.

The duals are open for the public to attend. Wrestling begins at noon on Saturday and 8 a.m. on Sunday. Admission is $20 per day or $30 for the entire weekend.

Explore York’s Sport York program is designed to recruit events and generate additional economic impact in York County. Sport York positions York County as Pennsylvania’s Premier Sports Destination, highlighting the area’s dynamic facilities and central location on the East Coast. For further information about Sport York, visit www.yorkpa.org/sports.

Explore York’s Mission is to maximize tourism expenditures and their economic impact in York County, PA, through comprehensive tourism sales and marketing programs. Explore York’s Vision is for a York County where tourism is recognized for the value of its economic impact and its role in raising the profile of York County as a sought-after destination. For more information on the Explore York, call 1-888-858-9675 or visit www.yorkpa.org.