Iowa Challenge is one of the top promotions around the midwest. Being one of the longest running events, it is an Iowa based MMA event that has featured top stars and along with its sister promotions have helped launch the careers of some of the biggest names in the sport.
Iowa Challenge 117 Iowa Challenge 118 - kickboxing
Saturday July 11, 2015 Saturday August 29, 2015
North Iowa Event Center 5 Sullivan Center
3700 4th St SW Upper Level
Mason City, Iowa Waterloo, Iowa
Mike Estus returns in the Main Event on Saturday July 11 at the North Iowa Events Center. Estus, 2X Bellator MMA veteran, will be facing off with South Dakota slugger Kevin Tjaden. This bout is being dedicated to fallen MMA fighter Klint Blackdeer who lost his life on May 10, 2015. Blackdeer had competed recently in the Iowa Challenge MMA event in Mason City, Iowa.
Many notable fighters such as Darrius Flowers, Jordan Rose, Chris Shepard, Johnny Martin, Cassidy Beatty, Taylor Everett, Zach Willis, and Paul Burgin are all on the card the evening of July 11. This promises to be a special evening so be sure to come out and support your local fighters and your favorites from around the midwest.