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Mon, 28 Mar, 2016 at 1:33 PM
Will there be multiple weigh-ins?
Athletes who compete in three-day USMTO competitions must weigh in the day before the competition begins and then a second time on the morning of the Champi...
Sat, 13 Jan, 2018 at 8:39 PM
Can I use Elbows?
Take a look at the chart below for rules regarding elbows.  Note: All USMTO rules are subject to change as per local laws and regulations!  
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 7:40 PM
U.S. Visitor Requirements
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Tue, 17 Jan, 2017 at 6:14 PM
Can professional fighters compete at the USMTO?
No, the USMTO defines an “amateur” as an athlete who has never competed for any money prize or a prize that exceeds the value of thirty-five dollars, or tea...
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 3:41 PM
Will my coach have to register in order to second?
Yes, all coaches must be a registered USMF coach to participate in all events.  The USMF Coaches Pass will be valid for one calendar year and will allow reg...
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 3:38 PM
Do I have to take a medical or physical exam?
Blood testing and medical requirements will vary depending on local laws and regulations.  Refer to the event pages for the requirements for each event.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 3:43 PM
What should I wear during the weigh-in?
Male athletes must wear shorts and female contestants must wear shorts and at minimum a sports-bra (or similar top). The USMTO prohibits stripping nude.
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 12:55 PM
What happens if I don’t make weight?
According to the RULES, if an athlete fails to make weight at the time of the weigh-in, they will have one (1) opportunity to re-weigh if the weigh-in stati...
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 12:56 PM
How can I transfer weight divisions?
Note, you must pay certain fees for transfers, but a change within 48 hours of your registration is free.  Youth Transfer Adult Transfer
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 12:52 PM