Intimidation Clothing to sponsor Hook N Shoot MMA event in Evansville, Indiana on March 9th

February 25, 2013 by  
Filed under Event Sponsorships, News, Sponsorships

Intimidation Clothing is proud to announce its sponsorship of the upcoming Hook N Shoot event, entitled FIGHTAPALOOZA, on March 9th in Evansville, Indiana. The mixed martial arts event is expected to feature nearly 20 bouts, including both men’s and women’s contests.

HOOK N SHOOT MMAHook N Shoot is the longest running MMA event in North America outside of the UFC, with roots dating back to 1996. The upcoming event is expected to feature at least two title bouts, including multiple women’s bouts as well as multiple fighters from the Intimidation sponsored Outlaw DFF fight team in action. Outlaw DFF’s own Trey Ross, owner of the ICF’s 205lb and heavyweight titles, will be fighting for the Hook N Shoot amateur 185 pound title and Richie “The Coal Miner” Kerner will be competing in a 4-man tournament for the open 135lb belt. Also in action will be Raul Monrouy and Bryan Grimm with both in their second career fight with Grimm looking to build off of a 22 second KO win in his debut.

Trey Ross MMAThe Intimidation Indiana crew will be in attendance selling the brand’s popular t-shirts, beanies, fight shorts and more.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of MMA apparel & training gear based in Ohio with a strong presence throughout the Midwest USA and a growing national presence. The Intimidation brand is regularly featured on multiple sporting events on SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV and HDNet/AXS TV. In addition to over 80 styles of high-quality, bold t-shirts and sweatshirts for men, women and children and is also known for their premium-quality EliteFighter MMA board shorts. Intimidation Clothing products can be found for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com and fans can follow the marketing wing of the company on Twitter, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM. Follow Intimidation Clothing on Facebook and @IntimidationMMA on Twitter.

Intimidation caps highly successful weekend with sponsored events while pro fighters go undefeated again

Intimidation Clothing was in full force over the weekend continuing to build their name as the biggest supporter of local MMA in the Midwest. Tony Kelley MMAWith MMA events sponsored in Indiana and Michigan as well as fighters in Arizona and Pennsylvania, the Intimidation brand continues to show why they are seen as one of the fastest growing brands in the combat sports industry. In addition to major exposure at IFL 50 in Rochester Hills, Michigan and the ICF: Destruction event in Sullivan, Indiana, Intimidation sponsored pros went 2-0 on the night extending an unbeaten streak from last weekend when Raphael Butler, Brett Ewing, Anthony Lapsley & Hunter Tucker completed a perfect 4-0 weekend under the Intimidation banner. Here is a look at the results from this weekend’s Intimidation athletes in action.

One of the most visible stars from the MTV show “Caged,” Tony Kelley (pictured, right) made his pro debut for the Coalition of Combat MMA promotion in Arizona. Coming off a 15-4 record as an amateur, Kelley (@Tony_Caged) used his experience to score a 1st round TKO of Sean Marsicane and grab the win in thrilling fashion. The sponsorship of Kelley comes after Intimidation’s own Mark Cherico spoke to him on Twitter and referred his own sponsor Intimidation Clothing, to Kelley and the parties have agreed to continue to work together into the future.

Andrew Osborne MMAMeanwhile, fighting at the Complete Devastation event in Central Pennsylvania, Philadelphia’s Andrew Osborne (pictured, left) scored a win over the more experienced Tyler Combs. Osborne (4-4, @Ozzy_The_Brute), a product of Fight Firm Philadelphia, one of the largest gyms in the Philadelphia area, outpointed Combs (13-10) 30-27 on all three judges’ scorecards for the win, his second straight win.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of men’s & women’s MMA inspired tees & training gear based in Ohio with a strong presence throughout the Midwest USA and a growing national presence regularly being featured on multiple sporting events on MTV2, FUEL TV, EpixHD and SportsTime Ohio as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV and HDNet. In addition to over 60 styles of high-quality, bold t-shirts, the company is also becoming known for their premium-quality EliteFighter MMA board shorts, as well as vale tudo shorts, rashguards and more available online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can like the Intimidation brand on Facebook and follow Intimidation on Twitter.

Intimidation Clothing to sponsor, attend Indiana Cage Fighting’s Destruction event in Sullivan, Indiana

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce the sponsorship of the ICF: Destruction in Sullivan, Indiana. Already a fight card with over 20 amateur fights scheduled, the fast-growing Intimidation brand will continue their support of local MMA by making their first trip to the Southwest region of the state to support and work alongside the highly experienced staff of the Indiana Cage Fighting promotion. Throughout the night special guests Mark Coleman, Wes Sims and Frank Dux will be available for autographs and fan photos, and the new Intimidation Wes Sims “Raising Ruckus” Tour shirts will be available for sale. The event, ICF: Destruction, will take place on Saturday, September 15th at the Downtown Gym in Sullivan, Indiana and also includes a submission grappling tournament earlier in the day.

Mark Coleman & Wes Sims - Intimidation

Intimidation CEO Luke Jernigan (middle) with UFC Hall of Famer Mark Coleman (left) and TUF 10, UFC & Strikeforce vet Wes Sims (right).

No stranger to the state of Indiana, the brand has built a fantastic relationship with the ICF in recent months. “I cannot speak enough about the enthusiasm of the staff at Indiana Cage Fighting,” said Luke Jernigan, President & CEO of Intimidation Clothing, LLC. “Together with our fantastic relationships with other fighters, gyms and MMA promotions in the region, we intend to continue to build the Intimidation brand throughout the state and support local MMA in Indiana.”

The Intimidation Clothing brand is regularly seen at Colosseum Combat events in Kokomo, Indiana and on the backs of pro fighters Sean McCorkle, William Penn, Bobby Emmons, Carson Beebe, Casey Dyer, Bryant Whitaker and Carson Gainey, all of which are from Indiana or regularly fight inside the Hoosier State. Intimidation regularly sponsors Outlaw DFF fighters and will have 11 fighters sponsored from Team Outlaw fighting at the event with four of them competing in title fights.

Trey Ross MMA

Outlaw Trey Ross shows off his belt sporting an Intimidation shirt and hat. Ross will seek his second belt at ICF: Destruction.

In addition to sponsoring The Complete Cutman, David Maldonado, the brand is expected to be seen much more regularly in Southwest Indiana with the ICF’s own Shane Conner now repping the brand as a regional Account Executive. While the company currently has a single Indiana-based official dealer, Area 52 MMA in Selma, with Shane’s work spreading the word and the support of this event and others that is expected to change in the near future.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of MMA apparel & training gear based in Ohio with a strong presence throughout the Midwest USA and a growing national presence regularly being featured on multiple sporting events on MTV2, FUEL TV, EpixHD, AXS TV and SportsTime Ohio as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV and HDNet/AXS TV. In addition to over 70 styles of high-quality, bold t-shirts and sweatshirts for men, women and children. The company is also becoming known for their premium-quality EliteFighter MMA board shorts, as well as vale tudo shorts, rashguards and more available online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can like the Intimidation brand on Facebook and follow Intimidation on Twitter.