‘The Beast’ Dan Severn to Meet and Greet Fans at Revel on Saturday, Sept. 14
REVEL BEACH, ATLANTIC CITY — One of the most famous names in fighting, former heavyweight champion and UFC Hall of Famer Dan Severn, will be at Revel Casino Hotel this Saturday, Sept. 14. During his time in Atlantic City, Dan will host a public workout at the SkyGarden at Revel and attend a meet-and-greet with fans of all ages before attending Saturday night’s World Series of Fighting 5 at Ovation Hall.
Severn’s public workout will take place at 10am Saturday at Revel’s SkyGarden (lobby level); his meet-and-greet will be at 2pm in the vestibule between the casino and the Ocean Side Parking Garage elevators (outside Lugo Italian restaurant); and during the World Series of Fighting 5, Dan will sit ringside with fans to watch the fight, starting 8pm at Revel’s Ovation Hall.
Severn has captured the attention of fight and wrestling fans worldwide since his 1994 debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championships (UFC). Best known as “The Beast,” the native of Coldwater, Michigan, has accepted all challengers in any no-holds-barred or professional wrestling events. He is the only Triple-Crown UFC champion in the fight game today.
Severn has won two eight-man tournaments and the “Ultimate Ultimate” 1996, which pitted champions and runner-ups against each another to determine the unified champion of the sport. The Beast’s world class wrestling skill, commitment and desire provided the foundation for his success. Severn retired with a professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) record of 101–19–7.