Intimidation & UrFight alums nominated for 2015 BluegrassMMA Awards

December 14, 2015 by  
Filed under News, Sponsorships

Multiple Intimidation and UrFight alumni have been nominated for the 2015 BluegrassMMA Awards, including alums in nearly every category.

Adam Milstead MMABluegrassMMA covers local MMA events in the Ohio Valley region, including Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, Tennessee and Western Pennsylvania. One of the best MMA media outlets, they have a huge footprint in the area and employ some of the best MMA journalists.

Cast Your Vote Now For The 2015 BluegrassMMA Awards

Voting for their 2015 Awards is underway, and runs through December 31st. Check out some of the Intimidation alums who have been nominated:

Pro Fighter of the Year: Adam Townsend, Joey Holt, Nick Browne, Rob Hanna

Pro Fight of the Year: Josh Longood, Khama Worthy, Antonio Castillo Jr., Justin Steave, Rob Hanna

adam-townsend01Pro Knockout of the Year: Adam Milstead, Nick Browne

Pro Submission of the Year: Adam Townsend, Eric Moell

Event of the Year: Colosseum Combat, Hardrock MMA, NAAFS, Pinnacle FC, RFO

Promotion of the Year: Colosseum Combat, Hardrock MMA, NAAFS, Pinnacle FC, RFO

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Intimidation Weekend Recap: Successful weekend sees Intimidation on display across the USA

The Intimidation brand had one of their busiest weekends of 2014  as Intimidation Clothing crews were busy in four different states over the weekend, including Ohio, New York, Michigan, and Indiana.

Colosseum Combat MMA girlsIntimidation’s Indiana crew headlined the weekend at one of the Midwest’s premier MMA promotions – Colosseum Combat in Kokomo, Indiana. Fans once again witnessed another solid pro/am fight card which can easily rival anyone in the Hoosier State as Mark Slater’s Colosseum Combat MMA continues to be one of the most consistent Local MMA promotions in the country.

The Intimidate Cancer crew was on hand at the Hubbard Leukemia Society Fundraising Family Day in Hubbard, Ohio. Those in attendance had a fantastic response to the Intimidate Cancer division of the company where a portion of the proceeds go to fund cancer and leukemia research.

Intimidation’s newly-formed New York crew was on hand in Fredonia at the latest New York State Grappling Championships event, which featured some of the best grapplers from the region competing in the submission tournament. Intimidation sponsored grapplers Rebecca Heintzman and And Intimidation’s Michigan crew was at Prison City Fight League’s “25 to Life” in Jackson, Michigan.

Josh Longood MMALongtime Team Intimidation member Josh Longood successfully closed out his amateur career, as the Ohio fighter made his way to Kentucky for Turf Wars 18. Longood (pictured, left) picked up the Turf Wars bantamweight title with a second round submission over Elliott Blair, and now looks forward to his professional career. Meanwhile Intimidation alum Mojo Horne picked up a win in the night’s main event at the same event.

Also, four Intimidation alums were in action at the Bellator 120 pay-per-view event, including Alexander Shlemenko, Fabricio Guerriero, Mike Richman, and Shahbulat Shamhalaev.

Looking ahead, Intimidation will have a major presence at this weekend’s PinnacleFC 7 event in Pittsburgh, where Out of the Cage Clothing will represent the brand at their official booth. Intimidation is also set to sponsor co-main event fighter Khama “The Death Star” Worthy, as well as Bobby “White Trash BJJ” Emmons in his late replacement bout against A.J. Bosley.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of lifestyle clothing & athletic gear with a growing national presence and over 50 authorized dealers across the USA. Known as the biggest supporter of local MMA, the Intimidation brand is also regularly featured on multiple sporting events on SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV, The Comcast Network, Comcast  SportsNet and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV, AXS TV and more. In addition to over 110 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. Anyone interested in becoming a dealer can apply to sell the Intimidation brand as a dealer and they can be found for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can also follow the marketing wing of the Intimidation brand, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM, like Intimidation Clothing on Facebook or follow @IntimidationMMA on Twitter.

 

Ring girls photo courtesy of Colosseum Combat MMA

Longood photo courtesy of Mike Wrobel – ShootItMMA.com

Intimidation Clothing to sponsor & sell at RFO: Mansfield Mayhem 14 in Mansfield, Ohio

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce its continued sponsorship of the RFO organization, which will continue with Mansfield Mayhem 14 on February 8th in Mansfield, Ohio. Josh Longood MMAOne of the top and longest-running promotions in the state of Ohio, RFO will hold its first event since August 2013, and it will be one of the biggest amateur events in the organization’s history.

The night’s main event will feature Intimidation sponsored fighter Josh Longood (6-1) in a non-title fight against Drew Schottenheimer (5-4). The RFO’s featherweight champion, Longood looks to build on a win over Chris McKinney in his last outing to earn his seventh career submission victory. In the co-main event, John Gunther (8-2) returns looking to bounce back from just his second loss when he takes on the unbeaten Chris Tripi (7-0).

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of MMA clothing & training gear with a growing national presence and over 50 authorized dealers across the USA. Known as the biggest supporter of local MMA, the Intimidation brand is also regularly featured on multiple sporting events on SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV, The Comcast Network, Comcast  SportsNet and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV, AXS TV and more. In addition to over 110 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. Anyone interested in becoming a dealer can apply to sell the Intimidation brand as a dealer and they can be found for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can also follow the marketing wing of the Intimidation brand, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM, like Intimidation Clothing on Facebook or follow @IntimidationMMA on Twitter and InstaGram.

 

Photo courtesy of ShootItMMA.com

Intimidation Weekend Recap: Stevens & Longood thrill RFO fans with wins, Lane & Edwards fight to a draw

Intimidation Clothing continues to be the biggest supporter of local MMA, as not only did the company release two new versions of the Support Local MMA tee this past week, but several fighters and events were sponsored over the Labor Day weekend.

Josh Longood MMAAmong the sponsored fighters were Mansfield natives Cody “The Wolverine” Stevens and Josh “The Honeybadger” Longood, who were two notable winners at the Intimidation-sponsored RFO: Big Guns 12 Resurrection event over the weekend.

Along with serving as a title sponsor and being on hand for the RFO event in Mansfield, Ohio, Intimidation also sponsored several fighters on the card. Stevens (11-5-1) was victorious in the night’s main event, as he took home a majority decision over UFC and TUF veteran Dustin Neace (25-21-1) in his return to his hometown. Stevens’ teammate Longood (6-1) successfully defended his RFO featherweight title with a second round TKO stoppage victory over Chris McKinney (6-2) in the night’s featured amateur bout. For his win, Longood also earned Submission of the Night honors. Two other Intimidation sponsored fighters were also in action in the night’s co-headliner, as Bellator MMA veteran Rocky “The Number” Edwards (4-2-1) and TUF vet Julian “Night Train” Lane (5-2-1) fought to a split draw. For more information on the RFO event, check out full coverage on OHMMA.com.

This upcoming weekend will also be a banner weekend for the Intimidation brand, as multiple fighters will be sponsored on national TV and internet streams. First up, Intimidation cornerstone fighter Brian “The Professional Predator” Rogers will continue his quest toward Bellator MMA gold, as he takes on Mikkel Parlo (9-1) in the opening round of the Season 9 Middleweight Tournament live on Spike TV this Saturday. Cody Stevens MMAPre-orders for the new Brian Rogers signature tee are also still underway.

Also sponsored will be UFC veteran & Colosseum Combat welterweight champion Ryan “The Tank Engine” Thomas (16-7), as he looks to go 3-0 for XFC when he faces Ian Stephens (2-0) on the XFC 25 main card live on AXS TV on Friday night. And finally, highly touted Muay Thai prospect Marcus Fisher will compete for the WBC super middleweight national title when he faces Cyrus Washington at Warriors Cup XVIII live on gfl.tv this Saturday.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of lifestyle apparel & MMA training gear with a growing national presence and over 50 authorized dealers across the USA. The Intimidation brand is regularly featured on multiple sporting events on FOX, SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV, The Comcast Network, Comcast  SportsNet and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV, AXS TV and more. In addition to over 110 styles of high-quality, bold t-shirts and sweatshirts for men, women and children the brand is well known for their popular Vintage Series, Local MMA t-shirts and Intimidate Cancer lines of merchandise. Anyone interested can become a dealer by applying to sell the Intimidation brand which is also available for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can also follow the marketing wing of the Intimidation brand, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM, like Intimidation Clothing on Facebook or follow @IntimidationMMA on Twitter.

 

Intimidation Clothing to sponsor Cody Stevens in main event at RFO: Big Guns 12 in Mansfield, Ohio

August 30, 2013 by  
Filed under Fighter Sponsorships, News, Sponsorships

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce its sponsorship of featherweight Cody “The Wolverine” Stevens in his upcoming bout on August 31st. Stevens (10-5-1) is set to take on TUF 14 and UFC veteran Dustin Neace (25-20-1) in the main event at RFO: Big Guns 12 Resurrection in his hometown of Mansfield, Ohio. His walkout shirt (pictured, right), Intimidation’s new red, white and blue International tee, will be available throughout the night at the Intimidation booth.

International - Red, White & BlueA longtime veteran of the Ohio MMA scene, Stevens will return home after a year training in Thailand to compete in the bout. Fighting in Mansfield for the first time since March 2012 when he submitted Anthony Durnell in the first round, Stevens is set to face perhaps his toughest test to date when he welcomes Neace to the RFO for the first time. A member of The Fight Farm in Mansfield, Stevens owns notable wins over Durnell, Adam Ward, and UFC veteran Donny Walker. Most recently, he competed in Australia in April, when he won his bout via submission in the second round.

Along with sponsoring Stevens, Intimidation is also set to sponsor TUF 16 veteran Julian Lane in the co-main event, as well as RFO featherweight champion Josh Longood in the amateur main event. Intimidation will also be on hand selling its popular brand of t-shirts, hats, hoodies, fight shorts, and more with an official booth.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of lifestyle apparel & MMA training gear with a growing national presence and over 50 authorized dealers across the USA. The Intimidation brand is regularly featured on multiple sporting events on SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV, The Comcast Network, Comcast  SportsNet and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV, AXS TV and more. In addition to over 110 styles of high-quality, bold t-shirts and sweatshirts for men, women and children the brand is well known for their popular Vintage Series, Local MMA t-shirts and Intimidate Cancer lines of merchandise. Anyone interested can become a dealer by applying to sell the Intimidation brand which is also available for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can also follow the marketing wing of the Intimidation brand, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM, like Intimidation Clothing on Facebook or follow @IntimidationMMA on Twitter.

Intimidation to sponsor Julian Lane in co-main event at RFO: Big Guns 12 on August 31 in Mansfield, Ohio

August 22, 2013 by  
Filed under Fighter Sponsorships, News, Sponsorships

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Julian “Night Train” Lane in his upcoming bout on August 31st. Lane (5-2) is set to return to his hometown of Mansfield, Ohio, where he will take on Andrew Law (3-1) in the co-main event at RFO: Big Guns 12 Resurrection.

Julian Lane MMAA veteran of The Ultimate Fighter 16, Lane also competed once for Bellator, where he stopped Joe Heiland with a guillotine in the first round at Bellator 66 in April 2012. A fan favorite in Mansfield, he will compete in his hometown for the first time since 2011, when he defeated Mike Williams to earn the RFO amateur lightweight title. Known for his aggressive striking and power, Lane looks to build on his first round submission over James Reese at Fight Time 15 in Florida two months ago.

Along with sponsoring Lane, Intimidation is also set to sponsor Mansfield natives Cody “The Wolverine” Stevens in the main event and Josh “The Honeybadger” Longood in the amateur main event, respectively. Intimidation will also be on hand selling its popular brand of t-shirts, hats, hoodies, fight shorts, and more.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of lifestyle apparel & MMA training gear with a growing national presence and over 50 authorized dealers across the USA. The Intimidation brand is regularly featured on multiple sporting events on SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV, The Comcast Network, Comcast  SportsNet and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV, AXS TV and more. In addition to over 110 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. Anyone interested can become a dealer by applying to sell the Intimidation brand which is also available for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can also follow the marketing wing of the Intimidation brand, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM, like Intimidation Clothing on Facebook or follow @IntimidationMMA on Twitter.

Intimidation Clothing to serve as title sponsor at RFO: Big Guns 12 on August 31st in Mansfield, Ohio

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce that it will sponsor and sell at the upcoming RFO: Big Guns 12 Resurrection event on August 31st in Mansfield, Ohio. Local MMA - IntimidationOne of the top and longest-runnning promotions in the state of Ohio, RFO will hold its first event since November 2012, and it will be one of the biggest events in the organization’s history.

Along with sponsoring the event, Intimidation will also sponsor two hometown favorites who will compete in the night’s main and co-main events. Cody Stevens (10-5-1), fresh off of a year training in Thailand, will make his first appearance for RFO since March 2012, when he submitted Anthony Durnell in the first round. Stevens is set to take on TUF veteran Dustin Neace in the night’s main event where he will be sponsored by the Intimidation brand for the first time. Also sponsored will be TUF 16 veteran and Mansfield native Julian Lane (5-2), who is set to take on Andrew Law (3-1) in the night’s co-main event. Intimidation is also set to sponsor popular local amateur Josh Longood (5-1) in the amateur main event, as he is set to defend his RFO featherweight title against Chris McKinney (6-1).

Support Local MMA - Intimidation ClothingIntimidation will also be on hand selling its popular brand of t-shirts, hats, hoodies, fight shorts, and more, including the company’s popular new Support Local MMA tee (pictured).

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of lifestyle apparel & MMA training gear with a growing national presence and over 50 authorized dealers across the USA. The Intimidation brand is regularly featured on multiple sporting events on SpikeTV, AXS TV, SportsTime Ohio, MTV2, FUEL TV, The Comcast Network, Comcast  SportsNet and EpixHD as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV, AXS TV and more. In addition to over 110 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. Anyone interested can become a dealer by applying to sell the Intimidation brand which is also available for sale online at IntimidationClothing.com. Fans can also follow the marketing wing of the Intimidation brand, Intimidation Interactive Media, @IntimidationIM, like Intimidation Clothing on Facebook or follow @IntimidationMMA on Twitter.