Hawaii Administrative Rules
Title 16 - DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS
Chapter 74 - BOXING
Subchapter 20 - AMATEUR BOXING-GENERAL PROVISIONS
Section 16-74-350 - Teenage boxing rules

Universal Citation: HI Admin Rules 16-74-350

Current through February, 2024

(a) Permit. Clubs or other organizations desiring to hold programs for teenage boxers shall apply for a separate permit for each program. The request for a permit shall be sent to the commission for final approval or disapproval.

(b) Eligibility. Any registered amateur below the age of seventeen, but not less than fifteen, may participate in a teenage boxing contest. Contestants shall present birth certificate or other acceptable evidence for proof of age. They shall be matched by age and weight with standard commission allowance on weight.

(c) Supervision. All teenage boxing contests shall be under the supervision of the commission or its agents.

(d) Sanctions. Any recognized organization, such as the Catholic youth organization, police activity league, churches, YMCA, Oahu amateur boxing association, schools, department of parks and recreation, may conduct teenage boxing contests after having fulfilled the above requirements.

(e) Gloves. The gloves for all teenage boxing contests shall be approved gloves and not less than twelve ounces in weight.

(f) Special rules. All rules of senior amateur boxing not in conflict with the rules set forth above shall govern teenage boxing contests.

(g) Duration. Teenage boxing exhibitions or contests shall not exceed three rounds, the duration of each to be not more than one and one-half minutes, with one minute rest periods between rounds.

(h) Classification. Teenage boxers shall be classified in divisions according to age. No contestant shall be permitted to box outside of his age division.

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