Department of Labor and Regulation

South Dakota Athletic Commission

The South Dakota Athletic Commission recently adopted administrative rules to set the criteria for competitors, promoters, managers, other participants and boxing, kickboxing and mixed martial arts competitions. These rules (Administrative Rule of South Dakota Article: 20:81) take effect July 29, 2014.

All mixed martial arts, boxing and kickboxing competitions are subject to the approval of the Commission. Competitions must be approved by the Commission prior to being promoted.

All competitors, promoters, managers and other participants must be properly registered or licensed with the Commission prior to participation in a competition.

Applications for registration and licensure can be obtained by contacting the Commission.

Contact Us

South Dakota Athletic Commission
1351 N. Harrison Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: 605.224.1721
Fax: 888.425.3032

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Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184