Department of Labor and Regulation

South Dakota Athletic Commission

Please note: All South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation offices will be closed Monday, September 7 in observance of Labor Day.

All mixed martial arts (MMA), boxing and kickboxing competitions are subject to the approval of the South Dakota Athletic 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.


It is the policy of the South Dakota Athletic Commission to approve no more than three competitions per month, subject to Commission availability to attend the events. The Commission will not approve weigh-ins or events on federal holidays.

Schedule of Approved Events
Date Event Location
Aug. 4, 2015 MMA Event 2015-001, Caged Aggression Sturgis
Aug. 5, 2015 MMA Event 2015 -002, Caged Aggression Sturgis
Aug. 21, 2015 MMA Event 2015-004, Resurrection Fighting Alliance Sioux Falls

Contact Us

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

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