August 5 and 6 at host international festival of Ol’gino bikers, which is the largest motorcycle event in the north-west. This year’s M-1 Fighter tournament will be held during the festival
International Festival of bikers has become a traditional event for the northern capital of Russia, but the first time this year the event spread over two days. The main idea of the festival – to unite bikers from Russian regions and abroad, to draw attention to the bike culture.
The main highlight of the festival is the passage of motorcyclists through the city center with a stop at the Palace Square. In this time of the column will include more than 500 different models of motorcycles.
An innovation this year will be a tournament of mixed martial arts «M-1 Fighter». The tournament will bring together young and promising men that have passed a rigorous selection.
According to Alexander Shuldyakov, matchmaker M-1 Global, one of the main tasks of the new tournament, «M-1 Fighter» is the search for new stars of MMA:
“M-1″ organizes mixed martial arts tournaments around the world. Our most famous projects include international tournaments «M-1 Challenge» and regional tournaments «M-1 Selection». This year we are launching a new project – «M-1 Fighter». In Russia, very many talented athletes. The purpose of this competition is to select and view the young guys. Here they get the chance to show their high level and get to our tournaments. We are very pleased that the first tournament «M-1 Fighter» will take place in an event such as an international festival of bikers. ”
Fans wishing to watch the action live, the M-1 Fighter Tournament will be streamed live at 6am ET on August 6th in association with Geniroom. You will need to register for a free account which will give you access to all the live action as it takes place. Click for more information.