Category Archives: Arena Combat

Arena Combat: “American Battleground” Tour

Arena Combat: “American Battleground” Tour Below is the teaser for the first event of the Arena Combat: “American Battleground” tour, which takes place September 26 at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center. This makes history as the first state sanctioned team martial arts fighting event in the United States, and features 2-on-2 fighting action inside the 40′ x 40′ obstacle driven arena. This will kick off the promotion’s three event tour, to take place in the state of South Carolina in 2015. I was present at the recent ABC national convention, where I spoke on our sport extensively. This link details briefly the success that we had in breaking through some of the many barriers that we have encountered with a new sport included is this video introduction to our sport, which may enlighten you even more to our event: Thank you for your time and...

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    ARENA COMBAT FASCINATES VIRGINIA CROWD WITH IT’S UNITED STATES DEBUT;  CURRENTLY IN TALKS WITH NETWORKS FOR AIRING OF ARENA COMBAT 1: SOUTHEAST TRIALS   Miami, Florida, August 15th, 2014 – Forty fighters entered THE ARENA, and 20 emerged victorious. Saturday, August 9th, ARENA COMBAT 1: SOUTHEAST TRIALS, the first American ARENA COMBAT event was held in Bristol, VA. The sport was introduced to a rowdy studio audience in the Bearcat Den gym, and the crowd was captured from the opening fight to the main event. Amenities exclusive to ARENA COMBAT bouts such as the padded obstacles, team based maneuvers, and the 2-on-1 Sudden Death round were on display from the beginning of the night. Undefeated bantamweight “JABBAWOCKEE” JOSH SMITH propelled himself off of “The Table” obstacle with a flying kick and dove off of an obstacle into a takedown; one of two teams...

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Arena Combat 1 / Main Event Press Release

FORMER UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA FOOTBALL CHAMPIONS SET TO HEADLINE HIP SHOW ARENA COMBAT’S FIRST U.S. EVENT Miami, FL, June 26th, 2014 – When you crossover America’s most popular sport with America’s newest sport, you have HIP SHOW ARENA COMBAT’s inaugural U.S. event. Eryk Anders and Marcel Stamps are not only former University of Alabama standouts, together they are two of the hottest MMA fighters in the Southeast. On Saturday August 9th in Bristol, Virginia, they will team up again in the main event of ARENA COMBAT 1. The event will take place at the Bearcat Den Arena in Bristol, and will feature fighters from Virginia, Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. The competing two-fighter teams will be featured in HIP SHOW ARENA COMBAT’s forthcoming national television program, which will be announced in the coming weeks. CEO of HIP SHOW ARENA COMBAT...

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