The UFC has had a proven track record of supporting the troops in the past, and they’re going to continue maintaining that track record by hosting a memorabilia auction for the troops.
UFC fans can place bids on UFC auction items at ufcfightforthetroops.com. The auction closes at 8 pm PT on Thursday, November 7th. The online auction will help raise money for the U.S. military along with UFC Fight For The Troops event that will take place out of Fort Campbell, Kentucky on Wednesday, November 6th at 7 pm ET / 4 pm PT on FOX Sports 1. If you want to make a donation there’s more than one way of doing it. You can go online or call 1-877-747-4376.
The list of items being auctioned by the UFC is seemingly endless. It ranges on everything from dinner with Dana White and Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste, a training session with Anderson Silva, or even a pair of framed gloves that belonged to UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Jon Jones.
The event has even caught the attention of many mainstream celebrities, including Anthony Bourdain, Blake Shelton, Kelly Slater, Tony Hawk, Rob Dyrdek, and Paul Rodriguez.
Here is a list of some of the items included in the Auction straight from ufc.com:
UFC VIP experience packages
· Private Training Session with a UFC Superstar Anderson Silva
· Dinner with UFC Octagon Girls
· Official piece of Octagon canvas
· Autographed UFC memorabilia and merchandise including event posters, Jon Jones, Georges St-Pierre, Junior Dos Santos and Anderson Silva framed gloves
· Dinner with UFC Hall of Famers Matt Hughes, Chuck Liddell and Forrest Griffin
· Behind-the-Scenes UFC Tonight show experience in Los Angeles
· UFC on FOX Sports 1 experience
· Octagon collector’s edition book autographed by UFC President Dana White
· UFC GYM Ultimate Fitness Experience including a 1 year membership
· Signed NBA basketball by the 2013 All Star Team
· EA Sports gift package
· Toyo Tires gift certificate for tires
· Century’s MMA Pro Line Gear
· VIP visit for two to the FOX NFL Sunday pre-game show in Los Angeles
· Meet and greet with Regis Philbin and the Crowd Goes WILD Cast in New York
· UFC, NFL and MLB Topps Trading Cards package
· Sons of Anarchy autographed items including pilot script with signed headshots, posters and limited edition comic book