PSL OFFICIAL RULES & REGULATIONS
I.
TIME LIMITS
 
a.

b.
c.
each match consists of two rounds with a :30
second break
each round is four minutes in duration
if match is declared a draw after regulation time ( 2 x 4 minute rounds) then match will continue with two minute sudden death overtime
II.
POINTS
  Points will be awarded for the following positions:
 
a.

b.
c.

d.
1 point takedown (knees, stomach or back on
the mat for 1 second)
1 point mount held for 3 seconds
1 point back mount held for 3 seconds
(with hooks or body triangle)
3 points catch (near submission)
III.
ILLEGAL TECHNIQUES
 
a.
b.
c.
d.
e.
f.
g.
h.
i.
j.
no small joint manipulations
no direct attack to the trachea
no striking of any kind
no eye gouging fish hooking
no grabbing of clothing
no grease or oil on the body
no chin in opponents face
no thumbing, pinching, scratching...
no attacking opponents groin area
no spiking opponents head on the mat
IV.
LEGAL TECHNIQUES
 
a.
b.
c.
d.
all joint locks
all chokes
all knee bars and heel hooks
all takedowns, throws, foot sweeps...
V.
PENALTIES
  Committing any of these penalties results in a stalling penalty/yellow card, three penalties will result in a red card/disqualification.
 
a.


b.
c.
when a competitor backs away from the action
(i.e. away from takedowns and/or away from
the ground)
any techniques from article III
fleeing the mat
VI.
UNIFORM
 
a.
b.


c.

d.
competitors shall be bare footed
any tape, knee pads, knee sleeves,
anklets... must be apporved by PSL training
staff
competitors shall have a dark uniform and a
light uniform ready for the PSL event
competitors shall wear appropriate shorts &
undergarments to be approved by PSL officials
VII.
WINNING THE MATCH
  A match is won when:
 
a.
b.
c.

d.


e.
opponent taps the mat, your body...
opponent verbally submits to the PSL official
the PSL official feels that if your opponent
is unable to continue
opponent fails to continue match after any
round, slam or submission attempt (15 sec
count out rule)
a PSL official declairs the competitor the
winner by points
VIII.
WEIGH INS
 
a.

b.



c.
all competitors must be present at the
official weigh ins
if competitor has failed to make the weight
stated in the LA SUB X Wrestling Agreement,
he / she has two hours from the end of the
official PSL weigh in to do so
if competitor misses weight, he shall be
fined 25% of his show money and any travel
expenses incurred by PSL



OFFICIAL PSL
WEIGHT DIVISIONS
WEIGHT-MEN-WOMEN
UPPER LIMIT IN
POUNDS / KILOS
STRAWWEIGHT
110 / 50
FLYWEIGHT
130 / 59
FEATHERWEIGHT
145 / 66
LIGHTWEIGHT
155 / 70
WELTERWEIGHT
170 / 77
MIDDLEWEIGHT
185 / 84
LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT
200 / 91
CRUISER WEIGHT
215 / 98
HEAVYWEIGHT
UNLIMITED
ABSOLUTE
NONE