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The Tuxedo Tyrants: Chessboxing for Charity

The Tuxedo Tyrants

Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 8:00 PM - Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 2:00 AM (PDT)

The Tuxedo Tyrants: Chessboxing for Charity

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UPDATE: Event is sold out. If you RSVP'd, an email will soon be going out with the fight location. If you didn't RSVP, the post fight Bar Crawl is open to all: We'll be at the first bar by around 11pm.

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The Tuxedo Tyrants


Since 2008, The Tuxedo Tyrants have dressed up in their fanciest garb and descended on numerous Los Angeles neighborhoods, with their saucy behavior and tall tales of their exploits.

In an effort to win back some community karma - while still infusing their legendary brand of fancy hedonism - the Tyrants now team up with local charitable organizations to throw fancy fundraisers. After our last adventure, we woke up with 100 aching heads, as well as almost $1000 raised for charity. (Full story here...)

On April 23rd, the Tyrants take to the streets once again, this time starting their escapades in a gritty Venice warehouse, where the night begins with a national Chessboxing fight followed by a barcrawl around the localy vicinity. All proceeds will go to The Tiziano Project, which teaches citizen journalism in war-torn regions of the world.


The Tuxedo Tyrants: Chessboxing for Charity

Saturday, April 23rd / 8pm - 2am

* Drinks and Hors d'Oeuvres Provided *


* All Proceeds to go to The Tiziano Project *



Chessboxing is a new sport in which one round of chess is followed by one round of boxing in alternating rounds for 6 rounds of chess, 5 rounds of boxing. A round of chess takes 4 minutes and boxing rounds are 3 minutes. Each competitor has 12 minutes on the chess timer. A checkmate or knockout wins.

More information here...

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More myth than man, he traipses the world's war-zones to teach, all the while singing a happy tune.  A man so amazing a comic book company was founded just to tell his stories. Weighing in at 300 pounds and towering at almost 7 feet tall, with a body forged in Colorado and a heart rendered in Congo: Andrew 'The Fightin' Philanthropist' McGregor.

A Hoya grid iron God who traveled West to box before discovering the awesome lethality of his legs and the grueling grip of his grappling and venturing into the cage to become its lord. Hovering above mere mortals at 6'4" and Weighing in at a razor cut 260 Jon 'The Rook Crusher' Rude.


We're aiming to Raise $1000 for The Tiziano Project!

The Tiziano Project


A gritty warehouse space in Venice, CA with a makeshift ring. RSVP for the secret location....


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Secret Warehouse Location
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Venice, CA

Saturday, April 23, 2011 at 8:00 PM - Sunday, April 24, 2011 at 2:00 AM (PDT)

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