Lake Okeechobee, FL, June 09, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Okeechobee Agri/Civic Center is about to be rocked and history is about to be made this coming Saturday (June 12th 2010 fights begin at 7:00pm) as the "Battle of the Lake" takes place featuring some of Florida's best MMA fighters battle it out to see who can be called the Champion of the Lake 2010.
Elite Promotions and Lucky Lanes will be hosting the event where numerous UFC and WEC fighters will also be in attendance watching history be made.
If that isn't enough to wet your appetite, there will also be a spectacular Bikini Contest featuring some of the hottest girls in Florida.
Jeff Gibson of Elite Promotions says, "We are ecstatic that the ticket sales to date have been so successful and only a few VIP tables and ringside seats remain...
"...this event will not only make history by being the first MMA event in Okeechobee but also by each and every fight being an all out war!
"We have kept the prices very reasonable for this, a history setting event, with general admission tickets at just $30 a head, ringside seats $65 and for those who really want the VIP experience, we have VIP tables of 4 for just $400.
"We're so excited about this event and invite everybody from around to come down and see what it's all about.
"It doesn't matter if you've never been to something like this before, come once and you'll be hooked for life! It's only 30 minutes from Orlando and 45 minutes from Tampa so pack your gear and get ready for a night to remember."
In 2001 Jeff Gibson as a successful businessman founded Elite Promotions. Since its inception, Elite Promotions has grown to include promoting boxing events, mixed martial arts events commonly known as "UFC," self defense seminars, exercise videos, and a highly respected boxing/martial arts gym in Palm Beach Gardens. In 2005 Jeff joined forces with Dan Lambert and his very successful AFC (mixed martial arts) events. Since then the two teams have built the AFC to be one of the strongest organizations of it's kind within the United States, right behind the world known UFC.
Jeff Gibson is a former World Kickboxing Champion, 7th degree black belt, and is one of the most sought after public speakers in America. Jeff's credits include starring in a major motion picture and numerous television appearances over the years. He has strong ties and contacts from coast to coast in the entertainment world. The dedication and conviction this champion brought to the ring has followed him into the business world - making him a prominent contender in that arena as well.
For further information, ticket purchases or press relations, please contact:
Jeff Gibson: 1-561-629-6212