The River City MMA BATTLE “LIVE” commentary by Tim Kennedy and Aaron Lanfranco

PRESS RELEASE – San Antonio, TX Nov. 3rd, 2010

The River City MMA BATTLE “LIVE” in San Antonio, Texas and streamed “LIVE” to the WORLD over the internet!

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Kick Ass Productions, LLC. based in San Antonio, Texas in association with Online Studios and extremeTVnetwork is producing “The River City MMA BATTLE” at the Historic Municipal Auditorium with 24 Professional MMA Fighters and 12 exciting bouts inside of the cage. Tickets are available at TICKETMASTER or and start off at $10.00 each. Frank Vecchio one of the logistics coordinators for extremeTVnetwork commented that “The seating is fantastic here! If you’re in the balcony or on the floor the view is great!”

The Municipal Auditorium is being transformed into the ultimate MMA SHOWCASE with a special area opening up for ticket holders on fight day at 4:30 PM for the fans to shop and look around at vendors coming in. The Main doors open up at 6:30 PM and the Pro MMA Fight is scheduled to start at 7:30 PM. “We are bringing in additional lighting, atmosphere, and video cameras turning the Municipal Auditorium into a big studio as we stream LIVE to the WORLD and to our huge 20×40 foot video projector” says Richard Quiroga the host of the LIVE Web-Stream.

The River City MMA BATTLE will also be recorded as a pilot for a potential reality show being directed by Damon Callazo, Executive Producer for Smartmonkey Productions based in California. “Off The Mat will give full access behind the scenes to what it takes to produce a PRO MMA Event.”

Our MAIN EVENT will be Richard Odoms a local San Antonio Police Officer and Pro MMA Fighter vs. Darrill Schoonover former Ultimate Fighter are scheduled for 3 rounds (3x3x3.) Please note that the fight card is always subject to change and pending final approval from TXDLR.

We are dedicating the show in recognition of the Wounded Warrior Project, to raise awareness of their sacrifices and enduring spirit, this inspires trainers, students-athletes, coaches, fans and loyal supporters of Mixed Martial Arts. We have made special arrangements to bring in a large number of our United States Armed Forces that night in support for the Wounded Warrior Project. They will have special floor seating and be able to be recognized for their spirit and dedication on the path to recovery.

We will kick off The River City MMA BATTLE by presenting our Nations colors being presented by the United States Air Force Honor Guard followed by our National Anthem displayed on a huge 20×40 foot jumbo screen on the main stage starting at 7:30 PM CST. Our ring announcer will be Jeff Houston and our host for the live web-streaming Pay Per Live Show will be Richard Quiroga joined with Tim Kennedy and Aaron Lanfranco both PRO MMA Fighters giving you the play by play and insight to Mixed Martial Arts.

The River City MMA BATTLE timeline:

Friday – 1:00 PM CST /November 5, 2010

Event: Official Weigh-in for The River City MMA Battle (event is open to the public.) This will also be streamed “LIVE” at no charge at
Location: The Radius Center, 411 E. Martin, San Antonio, Texas 78205
Media Ops: Photographs/ VO/VSOT/VOB/MOS/ Fighter Interviews

Saturday – 4:30-7:00 PM CST /November 6, 2010

Event: MMA Showcase
Details: This is for the ticketed fans to shop for the latest MMA Gear, meet gyms and more
Location: Basement of Municipal Auditorium
Media Ops: Photographs, VO/VSOT/VOB/MOS

The River City MMA BATTLE “LIVE” in San Antonio, Texas and streamed “LIVE” to the WORLD over the internet!

Saturday – 6:30-7:30 PM CST /November 6, 2010

Event: Pre-Show for The River City MMA BATTLE “LIVE and ONLINE”
Details: Richard Quiroga our host along with Tim Kennedy and Aaron Lanfranco both PRO MMA Fighters will go over the fight card leading up to the Pay Per Live Show at 7:30 PM. The Pre-Show can be watch free online at
Location: Main Stage of the Municipal Auditorium
Media Ops: VO/VSOT

Saturday – 7:30 PM CST /November 6, 2010

Event: The River City MMA BATTLE
Details: Tickets still available through TICKETMASTER and at the Municipal Auditorium box office the day of and start off at $10.00 each. You can also watch the event via your computer or Smartphone through using our Pay Per Live system for $14.95.

Kickass Fighting LLC Presents: River City MMA Battle

Kickass Fighting LLC Presents: The River City MMA Battle Saturday Nov 6, 2010 inside of the Municipal Auditorium.

Full River City MMA Battle Fight Card


Richard Odoms (2-0) vs Darrill Schoonover (10-3)

Gilbert “The Pitbull” Jimenez (3-1) Vs. Warren Stewart (7-15)

Jose Cabral (4-0) Vs. Dimitre Ivy (2-0)

Grand Opening of the new Bas Rutten MMA Elite Gym

Although this isn’t Texas related it’s big news in MMA from our friends at Team Bas Rutten!

PRESS RELEASE: Sep 22, 2010 – Thousand Oaks, California

Bas Rutten, Randy Khatami and Ken Lawson announce the opening of the Elite MMA Gym in Thousand Oaks with a day of self defense and fitness for the whole family, including defense and fitness exhibitions, giveaways, and special guests on September 25th.

Members of the public and press are encouraged to come out and experience Bas Rutten – MMA 101, Elite Krav Maga – The Ultimate in Self Defense Training, the Grappling Exhibition for Kids with Randy Khatami, Extreme Fit Bag Classes, and CorMax Fitness demos.

The Elite MMA Gym is a certified CorMax Training Center, and equipped with state of the art strength and conditioning machines. The 8,000 sq. ft. facility houses a cage, 3,000 sq. ft. of mat and heavy bag space, and is equipped with advanced cardio, weight training and fitness equipment. Elite MMA will offer self defense and MMA training for all levels from basic to advanced. Classes include The Bas Rutten MMA System, Elite Krav Maga, boxing, and Extreme Fit Bag Classes.

For those that cannot make the grand opening, celebrate on with “Bas Rutten System” gear and clothing sale at and train from home with Bas Rutten’s, Body Action System –!

Date: September 25, 2010
Time: 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Elite MMA Gym
880 Hampshire Rd. Suite X
Westlake Village, CA 91362

Special Guests Include:

  • Bas Rutten
  • Kevin James
  • Cris “Cyborg” Santos
  • Kevin Randlemen
  • “Big John” McCarthy
  • Gene LeBell
  • Steven “The Fight Professor” Quadros
  • Jason “Mayhem” Miller
  • Benji “The Razor” Radach
  • Krzysztof “The Polish Experiment” Soszynski
  • Renato “Babalu” Sobral

plus MANY more of your favorite fighters and MMA personalities!