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Wednesday, November 2, 2011

GOGOPLATA 101 AND HIGHER EDUCATION AT THE U OF MMA.

When I look back on my years at UCLA, I realize I should perhaps have spent more time actually studying and less time drinking (cheap) beer, playing video games and falling asleep in class.  When I distill it down the core issue, I find it was likely my overall aversion toward reading and maybe even learning things in general that held me back.  Like any normal person, I blame my parents and pesticides (and possibly, the terrorists) for my less than impressive GPA. 

I think you get what I'm driving at, grappler.  Education.  It's pretty important.  And it applies to fighters just the same.  DSTRYR/SG is committed to all forms of higher education, and that's why we proudly sponsor the U of MMA - an amateur MMA promotion here in SoCal.  If you're in or around the area, we encourage you attend.  Here's an amazing and rare gogoplata finish from a recent U of MMA event, which conveniently occurred right over our magnificent logo.


U of MMA is putting on some more great fights this weekend.  Check out the details below.  And, be sure to watch the bouts on U of MMA's YouTube channel.

Saturday, November 5, 2011
From Storm Stadium in Lake Elsinore
Doors Open 4:30pm/Fights start at 6pm
Tickets available at www.uofmma.com
Promoter: Turi Altavilla, Matchmaker: Jay Tan

Named in honor of Southern California MMA fighters, the University of MMA (aka “The U of MMA”) presents “Storm Cage Fights!” on Saturday, November 5th from Storm Stadium in Lake Elsinore.  This long-anticipated show will feature the best amateurs from Southern California’s MMA fight teams including Team Quest, Legends MMA, Cobra Kai, ASG MMA, Unbreakable, Millennia MMA, and De La O Jiu Jitsu.

Tickets are now on sale through the University of MMA website (www.UofMMA.com).

1 comment:

  1. No affiliation with the University of Jiu Jitsu? Which school runs a better football program? :P

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