3773-7-09 Glove specifications.

(A) All mixed martial arts contests must wear grappling gloves that weigh not less than four ounces and not more than eight ounces.

(B) The gloves shall be supplied by the promoter.

(C) Both contestants shall wear same size gloves.

(D) Must be inspected and passed by the inspector, referee or commission representative prior to starting the bout.

(E) Both contestants shall use the same weight, brand and model of gloves for their contest unless specified in their bout contract.

(F) New gloves never previously worn must be supplied for both contestants for all title bouts including state title bouts. Gloves must be approved by executive director or inspector.

Effective: 01/01/2012
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/14/2011 and 01/01/2017
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3773.34
Rule Amplifies: 3773.34
Prior Effective Dates: 6/16/06, 3/20/07, 4/18/09