Rules

WEIGHT CLASSES:

MEN kg:  

60 / 63 / 67 / 70 / 75 / 80 / 85 / 90 / 95 / open class

WOMEN:

54 / 57 / 61 / 65                 

CLOTHING AND (protective) EQUIPMENT:

Short (Thai box) pants and boxing gloves.

Mouth protector and groin protector (tock).

Vaseline only on face, not on neck, shoulders or other body parts.

DURATION OF THE FIGHTS:

A class : 3 x 3 minutes ; 1 minute pause between rounds ; MAX 1 extra round.

Title fight : 5 x 3 minutes ; 1 minute pause between rounds.

In case of a draw keeps the Champion the title. In a vacant Title fight is a draw not possible.

OFFICIALLY PERMITTED TECHNIQUES AND FOULS:

PERMITTED:

Punches (fist) to: head, front en side upper body, front and side.

Kicks (foot) to: head, front and side neck, chest, stomach and side body.

Kicks (shin) to: inside and outside upper leg (i.e. low kicks) head, neck, chest, breast side body (i.e. round kicks).

Knee kicks to: head, breast, side body, stomach and legs.

Back fist or spinning back fist.

Leg sweeps, judo- and wrestling throws .

FOULS:

Clinching to avoid the fight, you are allowed to take your opponent to make a knee kick but not to hold him. By holding you receive a warning. By repeatedly holding , official warning = yellow card.

Head butts.

Use of elbow strikes.

All techniques directed at the groin.

Clinching in the lower back.

Punching with the inside of the gloves.

Continuing the fight after the command “break” or “stop” from the referee.

Continuing the fight when an opponent is (partially) outside the ropes.

Continuing the fight when an opponent is completely down or has contact with the ground with other parts of his body than his feet.

Biting, spitting, sticking fingers in the eyes of an opponent, avoiding to fight, failing to behave like a good sportsman.

Approaching, attacking an opponent with the head held too low.

Simulating being hit by a foul technique (like a low blow).

Not obeying the instructions of the referee.

If a fighter commits one of the abovementioned fouls he will be warned, If he repeats the foul or commits a grave foul, he shall receive an Official Warning (OW). 3 times an OW = Disqualification.

AWARDING OF POINTS:

All effective techniques with impact are counted as scores, Pro round the scores will be counted and awarded in 10-9 point-system, and 10-8 by big skilldiference.

If the score is equal, the points will be given to the most aggressive fighter with hard techniques and damage infliction.

An Official Warning (OW) = 1 point deduction . An Eight-Count, is 1point deduction.

Official Warning (yellow card) = minus 10% wages pro card.