The Urban Fitness League kicked off in spectacular fashion as Team USA captured the inaugural UFL World Cup at the Ford Amphitheater in Coney Island on July 4th. The high-octane competition presented the world’s best calisthenics athletes in an unparalleled merging of sport, style and music as the US team took on the World team in front of thousands of spectators. Co-hosted by actor and fitness enthusiast Mario Lopez and model/actor Tyson Beckford, the fans were also treated to an unforgettable half-time performance by borough-born hip-hoppers Dave East, Jim Jones and Juelz Santana.
About Urban Fitness League
Urban Fitness League (UFL) is a new professional sports league providing a dynamic convergence of extreme calisthenics, style and music. Launching in 2018 with franchises based in major North American cities, the UFL is managed by CEO Ben Sturner, President of Leverage Agency, along with seasoned sports executives Frank Supovitz of Fast Track Events and formerly of the NFL and NHL, and former National Lacrosse League Commissioner George Daniel. More information can be found at www.UFLpro.com.