Something for the Weekend Sir

Written By: Lance Edwards

With no live fights in Houston this weekend you could be forgiven in thinking there wasn’t much to do, but oh no, plenty of MMA action this weekend.

Meet Cain Valesquez

Nutrition Depot in Clear Lake will be having its second annual health expo with special guest UFC champion Cain Valesquez. The fun kicks off at 9am and runs to 5pm.

Bellator Watch Party

Adam Schindler and Derrick Lewis are fighting this weekend at Bellator 46, as most everyone knows.  The official Adam Schindler Bellator watch party will be this Sat at the NEW Wings ‘N More on 249 and Spring Cypress. Adam is the first up on tv, fighting Ronnie Mann. The fights start at 8pm so be sure to be there on time. Wings ‘N More is located at 22503 State Hwy249 Houston Tx 77070.

BJJ Workshop with Alexandre Ferreria


Saturday at 12.30 pm sees a workshop take place at Gracie Barra Westchase with GB Austin instructor Alexandre Ferreria. Ferreiria has Brazilian and Pan American titles under his belt.  The cost is $25 for GB students and $35 for non- GB students.

Pick up a penguin

Well not literally. The Houston Gracie Barra schools are meeting up for a family zoo trip on Sunday June 26th. The meeting is at 11am at the Houston Zoo entrance, wear your Gracie Barra shirts; and kids bring your parents.

UFC Live

Also, don’t forget that UFC LIVE: Marquardt vs. Story is happening this weekend as well. The eight-bout undercard will stream live on the UFC Facebook page and the main card will air live on Versus. Houston fighter Charles “Da Bronx” Olivera will be squaring off against Nik Lentz on the undercard.