FAQ

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What happens if I am the only person in my weight division?
The USMTO will attempt to place you into an alternate division if your weight allows for it. If your weight doesn’t allow for it, you will receive a full re...
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019 at 1:23 PM
What kind of protective gear will I need?
See the charts below for a breakdown of the required equipment.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019 at 1:36 PM
Will the tournament provide protective gear or do I have to bring my own?
The USMTO shall provide gloves, a body protector, and elbow pads to all contestants (limited # of headgear provided). The USMTO prohibits contestants from w...
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 3:41 PM
Am I required to wear a body protector?
See the charts below:
Thu, 18 Apr, 2019 at 1:31 PM
Where can I find an open-faced headgear?
You can find authorized head protectors at online or local retail outlets.  The USMTO will also have head protectors and other equipment available for you t...
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 1:00 PM
Why did my weight division close?
The bracketing committee merges empty or near-empty weight divisions or closes the altogether. The committee does this to give you the most opportunities to...
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 1:01 PM
I only have a few fights, can I still compete in Open Class?
Yes, we call it the “Underdog” Provision. The USMTO considers a novice to be any athlete who has competed in less than 6 sanctioned bouts; however, exceptio...
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 1:01 PM
What kind of shorts can I wear?
You must wear Muay Thai style shorts, no MMA or basketball shorts.   Wear your favorite colors.  
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018 at 1:02 PM
Will I get discount rates for the hotel?
The USMTO has partnered hotels to get you better rates.  Visit the website for more info regarding each event's official hotel.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 3:40 PM
Where can I buy spectator tickets?
You can purchase admission wristbands at the venue on competition days.  Due to local occupancy regulations, all spectators must have an admission ticket.  ...
Sun, 18 Nov, 2018 at 3:37 PM