Intimidation to sponsor fast-rising featherweight Antonio Castillo Jr. at NAAFS: Rock N Rumble 7 in Cleveland, Ohio

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce its sponsorship of fast-rising featherweight Antonio “The Mexican Muscle” Castillo in his upcoming bout on August 24. Castillo (6-4) will seek his 3rd consecutive win as he is set to take on Brett Ewing (4-3) in a featured pro bout at NAAFS: Rock N Rumble 7 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Tony Castillo & Pat Hastings MMAOriginally from Northwest Ohio, “The Mexican Muscle” has since transitioned to Northeast Ohio, where he trains at Victory Martial Arts and is a member of the Instigator Fight Team. Also a regular training in Chicago at the Midwest Training Center, Castillo will represent both fight teams for the first time in this bout. A former NAAFS featherweight title challenger, Castillo comes in looking to extend the momentum that he started with a victory over Bobby Emmons in the main event at NAAFS: Caged Fury 20 in November 2012 and then continued with a dominant performance against Anthony Morgan in March 2013. He has won 4 of his last 5, with his only loss coming to current NAAFS featherweight champion Frank Caraballo in their title match-up last June. Throughout his pro MMA career Castillo has fought 3 times for the Toledo based PurgatoryFS promotion and 6 times for the Canton based NAAFS promotion. Intimidation Clothing is a long time supporter of Castillo and a title sponsor of all NAAFS events while also now sponsoring Purgatory boxing & MMA events.

Tony Castillo MMAAlong with sponsoring Castillo, Intimidation will also serve as a title sponsor of NAAFS: Rock N Rumble 7 and will sponsor pros John Hawk and Josh Stansbury, along with several amateur fighters. Intimidation will also be in attendance selling its popular t-shirts, hats, fight shorts, and signature shirts and the company will sponsor multiple amateur fighters on the night’s preliminary card.

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 to serve as title sponsor for NAAFS: Rock ‘N Rumble 7 on August 24th in Cleveland, Ohio

August 16, 2013 by  
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Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce its title sponsorship of the upcoming NAAFS: Rock ‘N Rumble 7 event on August 24th in Cleveland, Ohio. A longtime sponsor of NAAFS events, Intimidation Clothing serves as a title sponsor for each show throughout the year. Annually one of the biggest events in Ohio each year, Rock ‘N Rumble this year features one of the best lineups in its 7-year history.

NAAFS in the FlatsIn the main event, two Intimidation sponsored fighters will square off for the NAAFS light heavyweight title, as Josh Stansbury (4-2) will defend his title in a rematch against John Hawk (8-4). Returning to MMA after a 14-month layoff where he went 3-0 in professional boxing, Stansbury receives a shot at retribution against Hawk, who defeated him in the respective pro debuts of both fighters in 2009. Hawk comes in riding a 2-fight winning streak and looks to win his second NAAFS pro title after claiming the heavyweight title in 2010.

Also in pro action, Intimidation sponsored featherweight Antonio Castillo Jr. (6-4) will return to the cage for the first time since March. Now splitting his training with the Instigator Fight Team in Canton, Ohio and the Midwest Training Center in Chicago, Illinois, “The Mexican Muscle” will put his 2-fight winning streak on the line when he takes on veteran Brett Ewing (4-3). Intimidation will also sponsor multiple amateur fighters from top local gyms, including GriffonRawl and Evolve MMA.

In addition to sponsoring multiple fighters on the card, Intimidation will be on hand selling its popular brand of t-shirts, hats, hoodies, fight shorts, and more. And for the second NAAFS event in a row, Intimidation will unveil a new “Support Local MMA” t-shirt as the brand adds a second men’s style and a women’s version of the new hit tee.

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 sponsor Pat Hastings in pro debut at XFO 48 near Chicago

August 7, 2013 by  
Filed under Fighter Sponsorships, News, Sponsorships

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce its sponsorship of Pat “The Project” Hastings in his upcoming professional debut. Hastings (0-0) is set to take on Douglas Deback (0-0) at XFO 48: Outdoor War 9 near Chicago.

Tony Castillo & Pat Hastings MMAA member of the Midwest Training Center, the 30-year-old Hastings posted a 4-4 record as an amateur, including all 4 wins via stoppage. Most recently, he closed out his amateur career with back-to-back stoppage wins: an 84-second knockout, and a 74-second victory via arm triangle. The well-rounded fighter is now set to make waves in the professional ranks, and the welterweight is looking to follow in the footsteps of some of the most successful Midwest fighters, competing for one of the most established regional promotions. He is pictured to the right with training partner Tony Castillo, a longtime member of Team Intimidation.

In addition to Hastings, Intimidation will also sponsor Team Curran fighter David Sorensen in the XFO Amateur Bantamweight title fight.

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 to sponsor unbeaten Andre Feliciano at XFO 47 in Chicago, Illinois

Intimidation Clothing is proud to announce its sponsorship of unbeaten professional flyweight Andre Feliciano. Feliciano (2-0) is set to take on Dexter Wright (2-3) in a featured bout at XFO 47 on March 29 in Chicago. Intimidation is also set to serve as a presenting sponsor for XFO 47.

A member of the Midwest Training Center in Schumburg, Illinois, Feliciano racked up a 5-0 amateur record and claimed the XFO amateur flyweight title before turning pro in 2012. A dominant wrestler who also possesses an adept Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu game, Feliciano was named as a fighter to watch in 2013 by MMATorch.com:

Andre Feliciano: Feliciano is a natural bantamweight who has made a huge impact locally here in Illinois. He has never lost, be it amateur or pro, and will be fighting as often as possible in this upcoming year. He is a fighter who is going to make it past the local scene and into the national scene in a very short time span, so watch out for the name Andre Feliciano in your area.

A blue collar fighter known as a hard worker, Feliciano is looking to impress on the regional stage before moving up the larger organizations.

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 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. 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 Clothing to serve as sponsor for XFO 47 on March 29 in Chicago, Illinois

Intimidation Clothing is proud to announce its sponsorship of the upcoming XFO 47 event in Chicago on March 29. A multi-time sponsor of XFO events, Intimidation is a presenting sponsor of the show and is proud to be a part of one of the biggest shows in the Midwest known for producing talent for top organizations like the UFC and Bellator. The sponsorship of XFO 47 continues Intimidation streak of sponsoring the top MMA promotions throughout the Midwest.

XFO MMA logoXFO 47 takes place at the Copernicus Center, and the pro/am event features some of the best fighters in the Chicagoland area. Notable fighters include Intimidation sponsored pro prospect Andre Feliciano (2-0) from the nearby Midwest Training Center as well as Joey Diehl, light heavyweight Rob Morrow, and more.

For ticket information and other news on the event, check out the XFO Facebook page.

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 to sponsor Ed Carpenter live on Spike.com at Bellator 79 in Rama, Ontario

October 28, 2012 by  
Filed under Fighter Sponsorships, News, Sponsorships

Intimidation Clothing is proud to announce its sponsorship of rising heavyweight prospect Ed Carpenter (5-3), who is set to face Josh Appelt (7-2) at Bellator 79 in Rama, Ontairio. The event, Bellator 79, will take place at Casino Rama in Rama, Ontario, Canada, with the Carpenter vs. Appelt bout airing live on the Spike.com broadcast preliminary card.

A product of the Midwest Training Center just outside of Chicago, Carpenter has developed a reputation as a finisher, with five finishes in five career victories. He comes into his Bellator debut, however, looking to bounce back from consecutive losses in his last two outings. A veteran of the Intimidation sponsored Colosseum Combat MMA promotion in Indiana, Carpenter has also fought for M-1 Global and Pro Elite during his pro career. Also making his Bellator debut, Appelt is riding a three-fight winning streak has finishes in six of seven career victories.

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 and SportsTime Ohio as well as MMA highlight shows on Spike TV and HDNet. In addition to over 70 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.