UFC Announce Open Workouts at Mall of America
Las Vegas – Ahead of its highly anticipated return to Minneapolis, UFC® will stage an open workout featuring former welterweight champions Tyron Woodley and Robbie Lawler ahead of their thrilling rematch at UFC FIGHT NIGHT ON ESPN®: WOODLEY vs. LAWLER 2 at Target Center in June. The open workouts will take place Thursday, May 2 at a 12 p.m. CT at the Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn.
This event will be free and open to the public. All credentialed media must RSVP by e-mailing Nobie Manivanh ([email protected]) by Wednesday, May 1. Media check-in will begin at 11:30 a.m. CT.
Tyron Woodley, former UFC welterweight champion and No. 1 ranked contender Robbie Lawler, former UFC welterweight champion and No. 10 ranked contender
UFC Minneapolis Open Workouts
Thursday, May 2 at 12 p.m. CT
Media Check-In will take place from 11:30 a.m. CT.
Mall of America
60 East Broadway
*Media to enter through Level 1, East
RSVP by e-mailing Nobie Manivanh ([email protected]) by Wednesday, May 1
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About Mall of America®
At 5.6 million square feet, Mall of America is the largest shopping and entertainment complex in North America with more than 520 world-class retail stores and restaurants; Nickelodeon Universe, the nation’s largest indoor theme park; SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium; FlyOver America; Crayola Experience; Hard Rock Café; The Escape Game; CMX Cinemas; and more. The Mall opened in 1992 and is located in Bloomington, Minn., minutes from downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul and adjacent to the MSP International Airport. Follow Mall of America on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, and visit our blog. Download the Mall of America app from the App Store for iOS or Google Play for Android.
Nobie Manivanh, UFC