WHAT IS COUNTED? YDL "Class E" and other NO HEAD CONTACT-NO DECISION experience will count at 5:1. For every 5 experiences, it will count at 1 bout for tournaments. For YDL "Class D" and above, NO HEAD CONTACT - WINNER ANNOUNCED experience will count at 3:1. ALL OTHER EXPERIENCE WILL COUNT 1:1. IF UNSURE, PLEASE ASK!*If the junior fighter has competed internationally, regardless of the number of fights, they MUST register in OPEN.
BREAKDOWN OF EACH DIVISION: Novice 0-5 Fights (See above for variation for Novice Juniors.)Class B 6-15 FightsClass A 16 & above. Class A is also an OPEN division. Those with 'pro' experience may enter. No purses paid. Amateur tournament rules in effect. Your bout will be listed as an AMATEUR bout with the TBA-SA.. *Please count ALL ring experience! If you are unsure if it counts, ASK! We include in-gym smokers, "sparring nights", sanctioned, unsanctioned, boxing, mma, etc etc. There will be NO excusable reason for not counting everything. If in doubt, do NOT ask your coach, a friend or a teammate! ASK US! Age 17 CAN fight in the adult division. "Senior" fighters, age 40-49, do NOT have to compete in the senior divisions. 50-55 are required to compete in the Senior division.**If you have competed in a 'pro' fight in Thailand, you MUST register in Class A. If in doubt. Ask.