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Posted on: September 7, 2010 2:25 pm

Ultimate Women Challenge Reality Show

ThrowDown®, Plays Key Supporting Roll With LHP Entertainment Inc Production Of The Ultimate Women Challenge Reality Show

LHP Entertainment selected Throwdown Industries, Throwdown Training Center and it’s trainers in Las Vegas (Throwdown), as a key partner in the production of the Ultimate Women Challenge Reality TV show which will be syndicated and featured on NBC and other networks in 60+mm households, with international distribution as well.



Our Training center provided authenticity to the program as it is the home of many well known top MMA fighters like Forrest Griffin, Evan Dunham, Amir Sadollah, Matt Riddle, Todd Duffee and many others.

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) September 7, 2010

This thirteen episode reality TV show goes live on September 25th and features Educational and Instructional programming showcasing sixteen ultimate women dedicated to the sport of Mixed Martial Arts who overcome extraordinary challenges each episode. These ultimate women are immersed in real life challenges surrounding everyday issues that many Americans face, such as obesity, education and literacy, homelessness, foster care, cancer and disabilities. Each physical challenge will reward the winner, or penalize the loser, while imparting educational information on nutrition, fitness, general health and wellness, financial management, and other relevant information. All challenges will be both entertaining and enlightening and will ultimately benefit a charitable cause whose works will be highlighted. The charities will be presented with a donation in the name of the contestant who wins the challenge.

The program is hosted by Joanna Krupa and Amber Nichole.

Joanna was named the World’s Sexiest Swimsuit Model and has been featured on many magazine covers including MAXIM® and PLAYBOY®. She also appeared in Dancing with the Stars®. She is currently a top judge in Poland’s Next Top Model.

Amber Nichole is a former UFC® Octagon Girl. She has had numerous roles as a host as well as an actress in movies, TV shows, commercials and has also been featured in many top magazines. She is a Las Vegas Celebrity and her likeness appears on several billboards in and around Las Vegas and Los Angeles.

“Although we embraced this opportunity on many levels, it was the charitable approach that really resonated with Throwdown” reported David Vautrin, CEO Throwdown Industries. “The series also features The Throwdown Training Center in Las Vegas, its leadership, trainers and Throwdown techniques. Our Training center provided authenticity to the program as it is the home of many well known top MMA fighters like Forrest Griffin, Evan Dunham, Amir Sadollah, Matt Riddle, Todd Duffee and many others. The UWC program is led by Pro-Fighter John Wood. ”John is an incredible mentor, leader and coach who really connects with athletes irrespective of their gender.”

“Throwdown and its team have been paramount in the production of the Ultimate Women’s Challenge," commented Lyle Howry, President of LHP entertainment. “Although we had initially considered filming this production in Hollywood, we determined that for the first season we would utilize one of the nation’s top MMA Training Centers while utilizing Las Vegas as the setting for many of the challenges."

The Throwdown Training Center has been featured on many programs and publications such as Fight Magazine and MMA Business. Many top networks have been by the Throwdown Training Center over the last ten days looking to capture a sneak preview of this impending fall program. The Throwdown Training facility has classes that include many professional fighters as well as MMA enthusiasts, kids programs, women’s self defense classes and also aspiring professional MMA fighter training. The training center features a full cardio / weight room, a diverse MMA schedule, a grappling center, and a 30’ cage. All Instructors have active or former backgrounds in professional competition and training, with styles ranging from boxing, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Olympic Wresting.

Throwdown is a pioneer in Impact and Action Sports product development and an industry leader in combat sport innovation. Founded in 2003, with its “DNA” in Mixed Martial Arts, the company is one of the leading brands in the multi-billion dollar Impact and Action Sports Market with a full portfolio of cages, racks, rings, performance gear and apparel. Throwdown’s products are designed with superior performance, innovation and authenticity to empower athletes and provide them the competitive edge to prevail… ANYTIME ANYPLACE.™ For more information on Throwdown, please visit www.Throwdown.com or call 877-847-9396.

About LHP Entertainment
LHP Entertainment is a film and television company with over 25 years of experience, currently in development and production on multiple projects. LHP, which was founded by CEO Lyle Howry from Hollywood, California, has strong ties to television and theatrical distribution as well as finance, talent and many other sources. Lyle's entertainment career began in 1985 as an actor on the award-winning television series "Moonlighting". During his acting years, a side business led to the discovery that he had a passion for finance and a gift for packaging. This new direction took him to London, Hong Kong and Taiwan to close international finance and motion picture investment deals. Lyle Howry has been associated with the entertainment industry for more than 25 years, including nine years in corporate finance, as well as specializing in studio negotiations.

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Posted on: September 3, 2010 8:19 pm

Ultimate Women Challenge - Reality Show- MMA

Ultimate Women Challenge

Amber Nichole, Talks To Throwdown- Ultimate Women Challenge



Ultimate Women Challenge Media - Joanna Krupa-Host


Posted on: March 9, 2009 12:00 pm

SMP Announces MMA Worldwide TV Show To Begin....



SMP Announces MMA Worldwide TV Show To Begin Airing May 15 <sup>th, </sup> on HDNET

Orange County, California, March. 9th, 2009—SMP, Inc., announced today that production has begun on eight episodes of the second season of the TV show “MMA Worldwide”.  The first season of MMA Worldwide aired on KDOC-TV in Los Angeles.  The second season will be featured on HDNET cable TV (http://www.hd.net/ ) in cable markets throughout North America including Time Warner, DirectTV, Dish Network, Comcast, Bell Express Vu and many others and will feature a completely redesigned format.  The show is being co written by MMA Worldwide / TapouT Magazine President Bobby Pittman Jr. and Owned Entertainment President James Hergott.  The first episode will be a special tribute to recently deceased martial arts legend Helio Gracie and will feature an in depth look at his life and impact on martial arts as the founder of Gracie Jiu Jitsu.  The episodes will be filmed and edited by Jim Manalisay of Ascension Digital Films ( www.ascensiondigital.com ) with Rick Lee working under him and directed by James Hergott.

The MMA Worldwide TV show, much like it’s magazine will do in depth stories on Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) past, present and future and will take viewers behind the scenes of the fastest growing sport in the world.   Reoccurring Cast for the show will include MMA Worldwide staff RJ Clifford, Fred George, King Of The Cage Welterweight Champion Mike “Joker” Guymon and Bobby Pittman. The show will feature many of the top fighters in the sport as well as take you to the top MMA gyms and events throughout the country.  Possible filming locations include So Cal, San Jose, Toronto, Vegas and Oregon.

MMA Worldwide will begin airing Fridays, starting May 15<sup>th</sup> , 2009 as a one-hour show.  Sponsors for the show include FIGHT IT OUT and Muscle Pharm, Inc (http://www.musclepharm.com/ ).  There are multiple sponsorship opportunities still available.  These sponsorships can include cross branding with both the show and the magazines in order to maximize consumer impressions.  For show sponsorship inquiries contact Bobby Pittman at 714 226 0585 or email bobby@mmaworldwide.com .  

About MMA Worldwide/TapouT Magazine/ SMP, Inc.

SMP (Sales and Marketing Professionals) is a sales and marketing group that specializes in multi-million dollar sales. SMP, Inc. owns the following brands and companies: SMP Printing, Tapout Magazine, MMA Worldwide Magazine and MMA Worldwide Industries.

About Owned Entertainment

Owned Entertainment, Inc. (ownedentertainment.com ) engages in investing, producing, and distributing full-length feature films as well as TV projects, video games, and other entertainment entities specifically aimed at young adult males age 18-35.  James Hergott recently completed “MMA Legacy”, the website of which launches today at (MMAlegacy.com).  Mr. Hergott can be reached at james@ownedentertainment.com .  


Robert Pittman

Cell 714-801-1915

Office 714-226-0585 x205

Email: rpittmansmp@attglobal.net  

The views expressed in this blog are solely those of the author and do not reflect the views of CBS Sports or CBSSports.com