Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 85-2-.05 - Rules

(1) LEGAL TECHNIQUES WHILE STANDING:
a. Closed hand strikes to head and body;
b. Kicking to body;
c. Knees to body and legs;
d. Throws/Take downs/Sweeps;
e. Standing Submissions;
f. Chokes;
g. Armbars;
h. Shouldering.
(2) LEGAL TECHNIQUES WHILE ON THE GROUND:
a. Closed hand strikes to body and legs;
b. Submissions (chokes, armbars, straight leg locks ONLY).
(3) ILLEGAL TECHNIQUES WHILE STANDING:
a. Elbows;
b. Knees to head;
c. Reserved;
d. Kicks to knees;
e. Stomps on feet;
f. Groin strikes;
g. Hitting back of head;
h. Spine strikes;
i. Slamming;
j. Throws onto head or neck;
k. Throws against a joint;
l. Throwing out of competition area;
m. Neck cranks;
n. Holding ropes;
o. Pinching, biting, gouging, and any "dirty fighting".
(4) ILLEGAL TECHNIQUES WHILE ON GROUND:
a. Any striking to head;
b. Elbows;
c. Neck cranks;
d. Heel hooks;
e. Finger locks;
f. Toe locks;
g. Choking with hand on throat;
h. Smothering (hand over mouth);
i. Spine locks;
j. Hammer locks;
k. Fish hooks;
l. Groin strikes;
m. Spine strikes;
n. Slamming;
o. Throwing out of competition area;
p. Pinching, biting, gouging, and any "dirty fighting".
(5) ADDITIONAL ITEMS:
a. No Vaseline on the body;
b. No shoes;
c. No shirts for male contestants;
d. No metal zippers on shorts.

Notes

Ga. Comp. R. & Regs. R. 85-2-.05
O.C.G.A. Sec. 43-4B-50.
Original Rule entitled "Rules" adopted. F. June 11, 2007; eff. July 1, 2007. Repealed: New Rule of same title adopted. F. May 28, 2014; eff. June 17, 2014.

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