Tuesday, June 29, 2010

This year's Atlantic City Sports Extravaganza adds MMA and grappling!

Atlantic City will soon host it's ninth Sports Extravaganza. Scheduled for October 22-24, this year's expo will feature a professional mixed martial arts event and a grappling tournament as new additions to a historically exciting event.

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PROPS: Atlantic City/ Taj Mahal
MMA & Sports Extravaganza
James B. Jefferson, Expo Director 609-923-2663

MMA & Sports Extravaganza

Trump Taj Mahal -- October 22 - 24, 2010

Atlantic City, NJ -- June 24, 2010 - Thousands of spectators, exhibitors, athletes, personal trainers along with their families will converge at the 9th Annual MMA & Sports Extravaganza and Trainer Summit for three days of world-class sports competitions, seminars and interviews. This event is one of the greatest sports and fitness experience across the USA. New additions to this year's events are the Pro MMA Fight Night, The Kurt Angle Ultimate Teen Challenge, The Extreme Grappling Open, our Personal Trainer Summit and 5K race for charity along with Superstar Legends of Wrestling Showcase.

Fans will see up to 15 action packed sports & fitness events including the YRG Fitness System personally presented by the three-time World Wrestling Heavyweight Champion, Diamond Dallas Page; Olympic-style weightlifting, North American strongman, and USA boxing with more than 1,200 competitors and Celebrities from all over the world. The Combative Sports line-up includes: a wing chun kung fu convention, karate, boxing, referee clinic and hands on seminars with celebrity athletes.

The Sports & Fitness Marketplace offers the latest trends in Sports gear, fitness equipment, apparel, along with nutritional supplements. Fans can purchase everything from Zebra Mats and Cages to an Arm Wrestling Tables and vitamins. Top health and fitness companies from around the world will be at our Expo with free samples and gear for sale all weekend.

This year we have added a Friday night Celebrity Poker Game and VIP weigh in party inside the Taj Mahal Arena. Each Celebrity will play for the Charity of their choice similar to the hit TV show, The Celebrity Apprentice where a portion of that tables winning will go to the charity of their choice while also having a chance to win big dollars.

The event will present Feats of Strength by USA Powerlifting, Steel Bending along with the US Arm Wrestling and North American Strong Man Contests. We are proud to announce Mr. America and Muscle Beach Legend Bill Grant will be running The Bill Grant NPC Atlantic City Classic Bodybuilding & Figure Classic.

The show hours are Friday night, October 22 for the Celebrity Poker Night and VIP Kickoff party at 6pm to Midnight; Saturday, October 23 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. with the Celebrity Meet and Greet Party starting at 6pm. The Star studded Pro MMA Fight Night starts at 8pm. Sunday morning, October 24 at 8am walkers and runners will converge for our 5K for Charity and then the Extravaganza runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tickets are priced at $20 per day for adults, with children 12 and under admitted for free. 2 day VIP passes are available. Visit www.MMAsportsExpo.com for a full listing of events and to purchase advance tickets or to register as an athlete.

EDITORS: We personally invite you or your staff to attend as our guest. For more information, please contact Grace Jefferson at Grace@MMAsportsExpo.com please ask for Grace at the registration desk for VIP Treatment. You can get press credentials by faxing a request and name list of press attending to 413-691-6057 our web site is www.MMAsportsExpo.com.

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The Philadelphia MMA & Sports Extravaganza was a huge success. Here's a preview of what to expect in Atlantic City this upcoming fall.

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