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Milwaukee's Roufusport Makes Finals of Versus.com's Top MMA Gym's Contest!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin's Roufusport Academy took care of business last week in their Final Four showdown against the famed Renzo Gracie Academy, advancing to the finals of Versus.com's "America's Top MMA Gym" tournament.
Roufusport now faces California's Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu in the finals and we need your VOTE to make us #1 and put Milwaukee on the map as America's top city for MMA!
Voting takes place along the right side of Versus.com's main page located here: http://www.versus.com/mma. Scroll down and click on Roufusport under the VERSUS POLL to cast your vote! You can vote for Roufusport as many times as you like.
The Versus.com/MMA "Top MMA Gym" contest and original list of contenders was compiled by one of America's foremost and respected Mixed Martial Arts journalists and commentators Ariel Helwani!
Once again, a very special thank you goes out to all students, coaches, staff, fighters, fans, family and friends who helped Roufusport get recognized as one of the Top 2 MMA gyms in the country! We truly appreciate your support. Now let's make us #1!!
To be mentioned alongside some of the sport's very best including Cesar Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, American Top Team, Jackson's Mixed Martial Arts, Black House Team Nogueira, Xtreme Couture, Team Quest, Grudge Training Center, Renzo Gracie Academy, American Kickboxing Academy, Tristar Gym and Nova Uniao is an honor the entire city and state can take pride sharing in!
Roufusport: Taking WI MMA to the Top!  

About Roufusport

 

Roufusport, 320 N 76th St, Milwaukee, is run by famed kickboxer and MMA trainer Duke Roufus and his business partner Scott Joffe. It is a world class brand that includes a state-of-the-art training facility, fight team, and MMA promotion, the North American Fighting Championship.

 

Roufus is one of the most recognizable MMA and striking coaches in North America, and is considered to be one of the top trainers of Muay Thai kickboxing outside of Thailand. Roufus also runs the Roufusport Fight Club team, which includes UFC stars Alan Belcher, Patrick Barry, Anthony Pettis (of the famous "Showtime Kick" off the cage), Erik Koch and "Danny Boy" Downes.

 

Former students include former UFC Lightweight Champion Jens Pulver, The Ultimate Fighter season one star Stephan Bonnar, and UFC veterans Ben Rothwell, Eric "Red" Schafer, Matt Mitrione and Jesse Lennox.

 

For more information, please contact Scott Joffe at 414-453-5425 

 

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ScottJoffe | March 29, 2011 at 3:08 p.m. (report)

36535 On Monday, March 28, 2011 Roufusport was voted Versus.com's "Top MMA
Gym in America."

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