Simple scenario, Yes or No

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  1. Bacco

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    Not even a rule, simple standard procedure.

    You sign with organization.

    Doctor take your height, measures, bone structure etc... then he give his verdict:

    "Mr. Xxxx is allowed to compete in MMA at professional level, fighting at XX weight class or above"

    Weigh in can stay 1 day before as now

    Very simple method

    Yes or No?
     
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    You found the weakness in my plan
     
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    How is the Dr taking my bone structure? No homo...
     
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  9. neil_totally

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    I'd like to say "yes, if it is done once a year", but really, having someone else decided a fighters weightclass opens them (the org who decides) up a whole ton of scrutiny.
     
  10. Elysianwing

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    I think something as simple as random weigh-ins throughout a camp, with say a swing-window of 5-10 pounds would be more than enough to make sure people aren't dramatically cutting weight fight-week.
     
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    Just set limits on dehydration, like they do with high school wrestling.
     
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    If you miss weight, your next fight is a weight class up, easy.
     

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