Chuck Liddell, BJ Penn to Attend UFC Gym Grand Opening in Corona, CA

Kevin LeongContributor IIMay 13, 2011

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL - FEBRUARY 05:  Fighter 'Sugar' Shane Mosley (L) and MMA fighter Chuck Liddell (R) spar during the Reebok launch of the ZIGTECH shoe on February 5, 2010 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.  (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images for Reebok)
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This Saturday, May 14th, the UFC will be opening a gym in Corona, CA.

Several UFC vets will be in attendance for the grand opening, including Chuck Liddell, BJ Penn, and Urijah Faber.

According to the UFC:

"The day-long festivities will be action-packed and feature autograph signings and Q&A sessions with some of the biggest names in the UFC. In addition, there will be exciting activities, including class demonstrations and participation from local vendors and partners such as the U.S. Marine Corps."

The full list of UFC veterans who will be in attendance will be:

  • UFC Hall of Famer, Chuck Liddell
  • BJ Penn
  • Urijah Faber
  • Phil Davis
  • Leonard Garcia
  • Donald Cerrone


As well as Best of Pride host Kenda Perez and UFC Octagon Girl Arianny Celeste.

You can find the full schedule here.


I'll be on-site covering the event and giving interviews for

While there, I plan on also live updating on B/R recaps of the day's events, as well as some important (or memorable) quotes these guys give.

At the bottom of this article, leave some questions you have for any of these guys, and if/when I get the opportunity to talk with them, I'll be sure to ask some of the good ones and share the replies with you all.

Keep in mind, I'm only going to ask reasonable and appropriate questions.

Look forward to some pictures and hopefully video as well.