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MMA in Lawrenceburg, Ky.


Governor Matt Bevin has created the Kentucky Boxing and Wrestling Commission and the Kentucky Boxing and Wrestling Commission Medical Advisory Panel.
The agency oversees all professional boxing, wrestling and full contact competitive bouts and exhibitions held in Kentucky. 
The KBWC licenses contestants, officials and promoters. The commission is attached to the Public Protection Cabinet for administrative purposes.
Our mission is to encourage the growth of professional boxing and wrestling in the Commonwealth, while protecting participants and spectators of the sports. We strive to improve the sports by thoughtful, reasonable and fair regulation and monitoring.


Regular Mail Address and Overnight Delivery (UPS/FedEx)
Kentucky Boxing and Wrestling Commission
656 Chamberlin Avenue, Suite B
Frankfort, KY 40601


 Board Meeting Notice


The next board meeting of the Kentucky Boxing & Wrestling Commission will be 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, at the Office of Occupations & Professions, 911 Leawood Dr., Frankfort, KY 40601.


 KBWA Board Members

​The commission consists of members appointed by the governor for three-year terms:
  • Chad E. Miller, Louisville; Chairman
  • Thomas W. Gift, Louisville; Vice Chairman     
  • Dr. Tad D. Seifert, Louisville
  • David A. Dickerson, Public Protection Cabinet Secretary, ex-officio voting member