THURSDAY, May 6th, 2004, AT 11:55 PM, PT
Lands In Rocklin, CA Friday Night!
IKF Rocklin, CA, USA: Final touches are being made on what is set to be one of Johnny Davis' (Below Left) A.K. Promotions most successful and exciting events! Great efforts have gone into the marketing to assure that all who are fight fans will know where to be Friday night! Feet and Fists of Fury will again Rock Rocklin, CA! Men, Women and Juniors will bring it on at the Sunset Center May 7th!
The weekly mini-series of The Triple F Kickboxing show has receive good reviews from local Placer County residents and word has it that they are eager to see more action...LIVE! The show, which highlights previous fights promoted by AK has served as a great marketing tool in making all viewers aware of the upcoming May 7th event. Rocklin, CA's Starstream Communications cable company airs the show each Wednesday night at 8:PM on Ch. #4 to a potential 60,000 viewers. Starstream will be filming the upcoming event for a post broadcast. Blow by blow commentary will be given by IKF President Steve Fossum and Eugene Ray, former trainer of World Champion Dennis Alexio.
Additionally, the cable company is running a nice campaign of :30 second commercials and another advertisement has already shown over a thousand times on the local Preview TV Guide channel. A.K. Promotions has engaged in an advertising run with four local news papers as well as distributed hundreds of posters and flyers to local businesses and Martial Arts Schools. From a marketing perspective, things seemed to be covered pretty well as evident by early tickets sales in several outlets around the city.
More Goods....The Rocklin, CA Kiwanis Club known for their charitable work in communities across the country will be serving the adult beverages and hosting concession. This alone will add 'flava" to this exciting event! Additionally, you may remember Robeks, the smoothie company that participated in the last Triple F event February 27th a the Lord's Arena in Roseville, CA. They will be back serving a great selection of their outstanding tasting and nutritious smoothies suited for everyone! Hits Training Gear the official equipment supplier for Triple F events will be on hand selling an array of kickboxing equipment for the novice and the professional. World Class Martial Group, The Jennifer Phillips Management Team of Sacramento, CA will be there. One of their fighters will be on the full contact card but they will again present some world class performances to delight the crowd! Several calls have come in to see if the "demonstrators" will be returning as many in the area enjoyed seeing their performances on the Triple F Kickboxing show.
Always a favorite, martial arts world champion Anthony Atkins (Right) will be there as he redefines gravity with ease through his performance! One word describes Anthony...Awesome! Others from the camp will be performing but are not yet confirmed. Don't forget the girls! A.K. has hired the online modeling company Ready2model.com to serve as ring girls for the night's bouts. The company is becoming well known for such services and has worked with greats such as Sugar Ray Leonard Promotions. The girls will have Ready2model products for sale as well as will be available for photo opts.
The Fights! First, as a special feature there will be an IKF Point Kickboxing© Team challenge between Rocklin's Kickboxing Club ran by Davis and the Aztec Kickboxing Club out of Dixon, CA owned by Manuel Viscarra. The team can only win on accumulated points in a two minute Kickboxing style elimination bout. (No knockouts are allowed in these PKB feature attractions. Furthermore, both teams are required to wear full gear including face guards.) The locals will really get a kick seeing the 10-14 year old boys and girls go for the win!
Finally, the fact that A.K. Promotions is now promoting all four rule styles will give the fans a variety of great full contact bouts to sit back and enjoy on a great evening of sports entertainment! ...And KNOCKOUTS ARE ALLOWED in these bouts!
All fighters and fans are encouraged to invite family and friend to show support for this exciting event and for continued growth of the great sport of Kickboxing! As of press time, here is the bout list below. Keep in mind that bouts subject to change and are not necessarily be in this order.
Final Notes: Music will be provided by DJ Mike Coleman of Roseville as he keeps the action alive and kickin' with the hottest jams! He will be fully equipped with fog, lights and great beats! The National Anthem will be performed by popular female vocalist Ms. Sarah Price an employee for the City of Rocklin. Glenn Berg Photography of Rocklin, CA will be on hand for your photo needs. The professional team of Bulls Private Security of Citrus Heights, CA will assure the safety of all in attendance. The Second Edition of "Triple F" Tee Shirts will be available in assorted sizes for the event for only $15. Advance orders are accepted while supplies last.
Don't Miss The Action...Get Your Tickets Now! For more information on Press Credentials contact A.K. Promotions at (916) 780-7483. For tickets www.highsierratickets.com or call (866) 463-8659. Pick them up at Post Net Mail Center, Sunset and Park, (916) 772-7766, Max Muscle, 2169 Sunset Blvd. Rocklin, CA (916) 435-0547, Slender Lady of Rocklin 2201 Plaza Dr. (916) 786-5239. Add $5 per ticket at the door. For more info go to www.AKPromotions.org or contact Mr. Davis at email@example.com
SATURDAY, May 8th, 2004, AT 12:35 AM, PT
Results From Last Nights...
"Triple F" Kickboxing In Rocklin!
Friday, May 7th, Rocklin, California, USA
Full report coming next week. For more info go to www.AKPromotions.org or contact Mr. Davis at firstname.lastname@example.org