Intimidation Clothing sponsored Ohio MMA Radio program already a rousing success

October 2, 2012 by  
Filed under News, Sponsorships

Intimidation Clothing is proud to sponsor both MMA events and select media outlets as well as fighters, including Ohio MMA Radio, of which Intimidation is a title sponsor.

Ohio MMA RadioStill less than two months old, Ohio MMA Radio started with a bang out of the gate, as some of the biggest names in the Buckeye State were featured on the show in the first four weeks. Those guests included Bellator/”The Ultimate Fighter” veteran and UVC middleweight champion Luke Zachrich, Strikeforce welterweight contender Roger Bowling, Top 5 ranked female fighter Jessica Eye, Bellator Season Six Featherweight Tournament champion Daniel Straus, UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic, Bellator middleweight Brian “The Predator” Rogers and more.

The show is hosted by GatewayMMA.com senior editor David McKinney, as well as Intimidation Clothing CEO Luke Jernigan. Ohio MMA Radio is a weekly 30-minute radio show regarding all things Ohio MMA, including news, results, previews, and interviews with the top fighters and coaches in the state. Ohio MMA Radio begins a live weekly broadcast at 3pm ET each Tuesday and will be available via podcast shortly thereafter.

In addition to the Intimidation brand, Ohio MMA Radio is also sponsored in part by the good people at Combat Sports Insurance.Roger Bowling & Brian Rogers @ Strikeforce in Columbus Combat Sports Insurance provides insurance for MMA gyms, fighters and events as well as surety bonds and more.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of MMA apparel & gear based in Ohio with a strong presence throughout the Midwest USA and a growing national presence having been featured on multiple events on MTV2 and HDNet in recent months. 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 Intimidation Clothing on Facebook and follow theIntimidation brand on Twitter.

Zachrich, Lee, Buck, Blackwell & Hanna score wins on record weekend for the Intimidation brand

Once again, fighters sponsored by Intimidation Clothing had a successful weekend over the weekend of August 4th.

Following a lengthy layoff, Luke Zachrich (pictured) earned a hard-fought victory by unanimous decision over Nick Kraus at UVC 20. The win marked the first for Zachrich since 2009, and should send a notice to middleweights around the world that he is healed up and looking to stake his claim in the division.

Also at UVC 20 in Columbus, Rob Hanna won by submission due to strikes over Nate Clark. Hanna made a successful transition to the professional ranks after a stand-out career as an amateur.

At the NAAFS’ first show in Eastlake, Ohio, fan-favorite Terry Blackwell earned a split decision victory over a very game opponent in Brandon Suber. With the win, Blackwell moves up to 3-1 as a professional and 8-1 overall in his MMA career.

Intimidation Clothing also sponsored Johnny Buck in his XFC 19 fight, which ended in dramatic fashion with a KO victory for Buck. In fact, Buck and Intimidation Clothing got some national publicity when the knockout was featured HERE in a clip on ESPN (Buck’s KO can be seen at 0:20 in the video). The fight aired live on AXS TV and got some recognition on the popular MMA website Middle Easy.

Intimidation Clothing was also proud to sponsor Evolve MMA’s Doug Kulbis, Buckeye MMA’s Jon Washington and Indiana-based middleweight Nick Kraus, who all came up short in their bouts on the UVC 20 card. Also representing Intimidation Clothing but coming up short was Adam (David) Mays, who dropped his bout at XFC 19, live on AXS TV.

Stay tuned to IntimidationMMA.com for more sponsorship updates as we continue to grow our brand in the world of MMA.

Intimidation Clothing is a fast-growing brand of lifestyle apparel & MMA 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.

Intimidation to sponsor TUF 7 vet Luke Zachrich in Middleweight Title fight & main event at UVC 20 in Columbus, Ohio

Intimidation Clothing is pleased to announce the sponsorship of Luke Zachrich in the UVC Middleweight Championship fight on August 4th in Columbus, Ohio. Zachrich (10-2), a Bellator and TUF 7 veteran, will return to the cage for the first time in over two years as he faces Indiana native Nick Kraus (6-1) in the UVC 20 main event. Luke Zachrich MMAThe event, UVC 20: Clash at the Coliseum will take place on August 4th, 2012 in conjunction with the Ohio State Fair in Columbus, Ohio.

Luke Zachrich was last seen inside the cage at Bellator 16 when he lost to Eric Schambari via submission in the quarterfinals of the Bellator Season 2 Middleweight Tournament. Since that time he has remained busy training and in business and opened the Ronin Training Center in Columbus, Ohio, in late 2011 with athletes from the Ronin gym excelling in MMA events, grappling tournaments and more. In addition to Zachrich, UFC Welterweight Matt Brown regularly trains at the Ronin Training Center along with Strength Coach Andy Katzenmoyer, former NFL linebacker and Ohio State football star.

The sponsorship of Zachrich comes as part of a major expansion into the Columbus and Central Ohio market by the Intimidation brand which included several other sponsorships at events throughout the summer of 2012 and the announced title sponsorship of UVC 20 at the Ohio State Fair. UVC 20 @ the Ohio State Fair, Columbus, OhioIn addition, Intimidation will sponsor Jon Washington in the UVC Featherweight Championship and the night’s co-main event. The Intimidation brand also expects to announce the addition of multiple new authorized dealers selling Intimidation products in the Central Ohio area in the coming months.

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 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.