Lawriter - OAC - 3773-6-02 Qualification for participants for super tough person contest.

3773-6-02 Qualification for participants for super tough person contest.

(A) All contestants must be eighteen years of age and shall have photo identification.

(B) Contestants who are former champions, runner-ups or do not qualify to participate in tough person contest.

(C) All contestants names must be submitted to the Ohio athletic commission office seventy-two hours prior to the event.

(D) Contestants may not be a current or previous licensed professional in boxing, mixed martial arts, kickboxing or any other unarmed contact sport, and must sign a waiver form attesting to this.

(E) All contestants shall be matched within their weight classification as approved by the commission.

Weight classes


100 to 130 lbs


131 to 160 lbs

Light Heavyweight

161 to 185 lbs


186 to 215 lbs

Super Heavyweight

216 and above

(F) Weigh-in procedures:

(1) All contestants must weigh-in and compete throughout the tournament in the weight class where they originally make weight.

(2) Contestants may weigh-in the day prior to the start of the tournament.

(3) Contestant who do not chose to weigh-in the day prior must compete in the weight class where their weight is first recorded.

(4) If the tournament is scheduled for more than three consecutive days contestant must weigh in again after the third day, before competing again in the same event.

(5) Contestants may not lose more than three pounds in one hour after weighing in the first time. This includes any second day weigh-in. Contestants may check their weight as many times as needed within this one hour period.

(G) All participants shall be licensed according to the Ohio athletic commission license procedures. There shall be only two licensed seconds per contestant. Seconds will be elected by promoters and approved by the commission. Only a commissioner executive director or inspector who shall attend the contests may approve or deny an application for a license of any participant.

Effective: 11/30/2017
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 8/18/2017 and 11/18/2022
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3773.34
Rule Amplifies: 3773.34 ; 3773.32
Prior Effective Dates: 5/16/05; 9/11/11