Robert Mooney vs. Taylor Ruscin at Queen City Meltdown

August 31, 2010

On June 26, 2010, Revgear sponsored fighter Rob Mooney (1-1 pro, 10-1 am), fighting out of Elizabethtown Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Judo in Elizabethtown, KY, returned to the cage for his second professional mixed martial arts bout in the first show put on by the Revgear sponsored show, Queen City Meltdown.

Mooney faced Taylor Ruscin, a training partner of Rich Franklin and Jorge Gurgel. Mooney fought a tough first round, surviving numerous solid leg kicks from Ruscin while working for takedowns and submissions, but ultimately was submitted in the second round.

Mooney said about Revgear’s support:  “I would like to thank Revgear for sponsoring me. When you watch the guys competing on the higher levels, their shirts and shorts look like racecars with all of the different brands sponsoring them. As an up and coming fighter it is great to have a quality brand sponsoring me and providing me with great gear to train and fight in”.

Founded in 1996 by Paul Reavlin, Revgear has proudly earned the distinguished acclaim ‘Pro Gear for Pro Fighters’ and continues to be the leading innovator and manufacturer of Martial Arts equipment including training gear, fight gear and fight apparel. The Revgear winning formula of supreme construction and cutting edge technology allows them to succeed in their strives to meet the training needs of athletes and competitors all over the world with durable equipment that can withstand the most demanding bouts. Revgear’s innovation creates products that are devoted to specifically meeting and exceeding the needs of those training in Martial Arts, MMA, Boxing, Self-Defense or Fitness Training.