The following weight divisions were updated by the NC Boxing Commission on 11/15/16 and are effective as of this date.
14B NCAC 10 .0601 WEIGH-INS-KICKBOXING
Kickboxing shall be classified by weight as shown in the following schedule. A contest shall not be permitted if the difference in weight between contestants exceeds the difference shown in the following schedule:
|Flyweight||—118 1bs and under||No more than 4 pounds|
|Bantamweight||Over 118 pounds to 125 pounds||No more than 5 pounds|
|Featherweight||Over 125 pounds to 132 pounds||No more than 6 pounds|
|Lightweight||Over 132 pounds to 140 pounds||No more than 7 pounds|
|Light Welterweight||Over 140 pounds to 148 pounds||No more than 7 pounds|
|Welterweight||Over 148 pounds to 155 pounds||No more than 7 pounds|
|Light Middleweight||Over 155 pounds to 164 pounds||No more than 8 pounds|
|Middleweight||Over 164 pounds to 170 pounds||No more than 9 pounds|
|Light Heavyweight||Over 170 pounds to 180 pounds||No more than 10 pounds|
|Heavyweight||Over 180 pounds to 195 pounds||No more than 12 pounds|
|Super Heavyweight||Over 195 pounds||No limit|
(2) No contest shall be scheduled and no contestants shall engage in a bout between the opposite sexes, or where the weight difference exceeds an allowance of 3.5 percent of the division weight without the approval of the commission representative
Authority: O.C.G.A. 43-4B-50 and 43-4B-52. History. Original Rule entitled “Weight Divisions” adopted. F. May 24, 2011; eff. June 13, 2011.