The referees and judges of PRIDE have come together to assist in the development of the next generation of PRIDE fighters.
The first Amateur Exchange Meeting was held in November. The goals were to foster exchange of MMA techniques and provide a sparring opportunity that would benefit the amateur fighters. Additionally, they made selections for fighters to appear in the first amateur PRIDE event, PRIDE Challenge 1. The event is scheduled to take place in January 2004.
SHOCKWAVE 2003 PRESS CONFERENCE
A press conference regarding the New Year's Eve PRIDE SHOCKWAVE 2003 was held in Tokyo on December 1st. With three different fighting events broadcasting on the same night, a lot of attention has been placed on PRIDE. PRIDE's first shot of the battle was fired here with the announcement of a rematch between Hidehiko Yoshida and Royce Gracie.
PRIDE FC NOW AVAILABLE ACROSS THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA
LOS ANGELES, California - Dream Stage Entertainment has concluded an exclusive output deal with the Orbit Satellite Television and Radio Network which now makes the PRIDE FIGHTING CHAMPIONSHIPS available to twenty three countries across the Middle East and North Africa.
FIGHTER FIGURES NOW AVAILABLE IN LIMITED QUANTITIES!
A limited quantity of the Kazushi Sakuraba, Fedor Emelianenko, and Hidehiko Yoshida figures are now available in the Online Shop! Ten figures of each fighter has been imported from Japan and they make a great holiday gift for PRIDE FC fans! The cost is $42.95 per figure and quantities are very limited, so order now!
TWO SHOWS IN TWO WEEKS
Dream Stage Entertainment announces two upcoming events for the year 2004