Duration of the Bout:
Novice: Maximum difference 25 pounds.
Intermediate: Maximum difference 20 pounds
Bantam: Maximum difference 15 pounds.
Event Directors should create weight classes for the heavy weights which allows for the maximum number of bouts per heavy weight class. For example: The first heavy weight class in Novice may be 152-167lbs. The first weight class does not have to be 165lb.