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Journey Fight Series 8 Set for Nov. 3 in Calgary

Ariel Shnerer / September 30, 2012 - 3:28pm

The main card is set for Journey Fight Series 8 on Nov. 3 in Calgary, AB.

Shane Campbell battles Troy Sheridan, while Sean McKinnon clashes with Preston Baptiste.

Journey Fight Series 8 will be broadcast via tape delay exclusively on Fight Network.

Full press release and fight card details below:

The eighth installment of the Journey Fight Series will take place in Calgary on Saturday, November 3rd. This event will feature two all Canadian semi finals as the combatants move one step closer to the WMC Professional title and their share of $20 000 in prize money. Sean McKinnon of Calgary battles Toronto’s Preston Baptiste in one semi final, while the intense and hard hitting Shane Campbell originally from Ontario battles the slick and composed Troy Sheridan of Ontario. The other professional bout features Nasty Nate Smandych in a rematch against Sean Kearney of Vancouver. This promises to be a night of fireworks! Don’t miss it!

JOURNEY FIGHT SERIES VIII
Saturday, November 3rd, 2012
Doors Open 6:00 PM / Fight Start 7:00 PM
CENTURY CASINO
1010 42nd Ave S.E.
Calgary, Alberta


LINE-UP

MAIN EVENT
160lbs 8-man tournament semi final match
5x3min Full Muay Thai 160lbs
“Shotgun” Sean McKinnon (Team Smandych, Calgary, Canada) vs. Preston Baptiste (M-1 Muay Thai, Toronto)
This is a rematch as the fighters met under amateur rules in the past! This time its professional, 5 rounds, no pads and for a spot in the Journey final!

160lbs 8-man tournament semi final match
5x3min Full Muay Thai 160lbs
“Shaolin” Shane Campbell (Shaolin Muay Thai, Edmonton) vs. Troy Sheridan (Ultimate Martial Arts, Toronto)
Very exciting match up with two fighters who love to finish fights! This one won’t go the distance!

5x3min Full Muay Thai 140lbs
“Nasty” Nate Smandych (Team Smandych, Calgary) vs. Sean Kearney (Iron City Muay Thai, Vancouver)
These two athletes met in September with Kearney picking up a convincing victory! Smandych wants redemption!

3x2min Modified Muay Thai 155lbs
Jake Peacock (Dabphichai Muay Thai, Calgary) vs. TBA
Wonderkid Jake Peacock thrilled the crowd with his overwhelming victory last time out! He will be looking to step up in competition.

3x2min Modified Muay Thai 155lbs
Kelsey Andries (Team Smandych, Calgary, Canada) vs. TBA
Andries is a former collegiate wrestler and strength and condition coach. She is adapting well to Muay Thai and leaving a path of destruction as she puts her undefeated record on the line!

Ticket Prices:
Reserved Seating
VIP Tables - $1500 (8 seats)
Row 1 - $80
Row 2 - $70
Row 3 - $60
General $40 ($45 at the door)
Student $30 ($35 at the door)


GET YOUR TICKETS NOW at www.ticketpro.ca
Tickets available at: 1.888.311.9090
Team Smandych Muay Thai - 403.457.5425
The Shooting Edge - Bay 4, 510 77 Avenue S.E. 403.720.4867

Can’t make it to the fights? Check it out LIVE on Pay per view
CHECK OUT THE JOURNEY FIGHT SERIES WEB PAGE AT: Journey Fight Series
FOLLOW JOURNEY FIGHT SERIES ON FACEBOOK AT: http://www.facebook.com/events/create/?eid=353212038038996

Professional bouts sanctioned by the WMC and Calgary Combative Sports Commission License 13565544 , amateur bouts sanctioned by CMTC-A

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