SANTA ANA, California (November 28, 2006) — The upstart New Era Fighting has announced tryouts for men and women mixed martial arts fighters, as well as female models, during the December 16-17 weekend in Costa Mesa, California. New Era Fighting features MMA living legend Kimo Leopoldo. WHAT: New Era Fighting TryoutsFighters (Men 205 lbs. or more), Women (150 lbs. or less)Female Models WHO: KIMO LEOPOLDO Baddest Street Fighter of All-Time Huntington Beach, CA RON KORT President/CEO, New Era Fighting Santa Ana, CA WHERE: South Coast Martial Arts Facility2990 Grace LaneCosta Mesa, CA WHEN: Saturday, December 16, 2006 — 9 AM/PT-1 PM/PTSunday, December 17, 2006 — 9 AM/PT to conclusion WHY: Fighter and model tryouts will be conducted for New Era Fighting, a new professional mixed martial arts organization that plans to take MMA to a new level combining the raw brutality of UFC fighting with the WWE’s widely popular style of sports entertainment. For more information about New Era Fighting call 714.973.3053/714.448.9999 or go on line to www.newerafighting.com.