UJC – Ultimate Jousting Championship Announces First Sanctioned Event
Las Vegas, Nevada (June 18, 2011) – Calling all Equestrian, Bull riding and Contact sports enthusiasts! Prepare yourselves for Full-Contact Heavy-Armored Jousting! Fans will experience the best Jousting in the world when the lances drop Mid June. Tickets are just $25, and can be purchases online at www.southpointeventscenter.com/events/ 11-jousting.php .
Charlie Andrews, the current reigning world champion of Jousting will compete in the event, and contend for the $10,000 dollar prize. Charlie will face off against veteran Jousters as well as new comers to the sport. Amongst them will be Jake The Snake Paul, MMA fighter and region Welter-weight champion. Come watch this bone crushing event at the South Point Arena. 600 ton’s of dirt will be the playground for brutish warriors to battle to determine who will be the Ultimate Jousting Champion!
This UJC event will feature the “Knights of Mayhem”, a new reality series debuting on National Geographic Channel this Fall. The TV show follows the Knights of Mayhem, namely Charlie Andrews, Captain of the “Knights” as they prepare for and compete in full-contact arena’s across the US. For more information regarding the Knights of Mayhem please visit www.knightsofmayhem.com. Come to the event and have a chance to be on national TV as National Geographic films the 5th episode of the new reality series!
The UJC (Ultimate Jousting Championship) will open it’s doors June 18th at 5PM, event starting at 7PM in the South Point Arena, located in the South Point Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas Nevada. Current Jousting fans and curious newcomers can catch all of the action as the Ultimate Jousting Championship kicks off it’s first season ever! Jousting has never been organized like this before in the history of the world!
About the Ultimate Jousting Championship (UJC Extreme League) The UJC is the premier organization for Full-Contact Jousting. This is not a dinner show, these are NOT actors, the men that compete in the UJC are hardened athletes, former soldiers, football players, MMA fighters and Bull riders, all vying to carve out a piece of glory. The lances are real, the combat is real, the hits are real, and if you see an ambulance pull into the arena, it’s REAL. The UJC mandates 8-12 gauge steel plated armor on all athletes, as well as utilizing only solid wood lances for competition, athletes must compete mounted on trained war horses. For more information about the UJC, please visit www.ujcxl.com.