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58 Pa. Code § 23.10. Age of participation.

§ 23.10. Age of participation.

 (a)  A person between 12 and 17 years of age may participate in amateur contests or exhibitions after obtaining written permission from a parent or legal guardian, and the consent of the Executive Director.

 (b)  A person 12 to 16 years of age may not participate in a contest against an opponent who is more than 1 year older.

 (c)  The limitations in subsections (a) and (b) do not apply to sanctioned events for the Junior Olympics under the direction of a National governing organization certified by the Commission.

   (1)  For the purposes of the Junior Olympic events, participants, with the written permission of a parent or legal guardian, may box only in the following age divisions:

     (i)   Ten and eleven years of age.

     (ii)   Twelve and thirteen years of age.

     (iii)   Fourteen and fifteen years of age.

   (2)  A participant may not take part in any event outside of the approved division for that age group.


   The provisions of this §  23.10 amended under the Athletic Code, 5 Pa.C.S. §  103(b)(1).


   The provisions of this §  23.10 adopted March 11, 1946; amended November 1, 1966; amended May 17, 2002, effective May 18, 2002, 32 Pa.B. 2443. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (251552).

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