“The Ultimate Fighter” Season 12 Tryouts Announced

The UFC and Spike TV will hold an open casting call for season 12 of “The Ultimate Fighter” on April 1 in Charlotte, NC at the famous Omni Hotel.

Spike TV announced the date this morning.

Season 12 of the famed reality show will focus on the lightweight and light heavyweight divisions. Prospective competitors must be over 21 to participate and must have a professional MMA record with at least three fights to their name.

Thursday, April 1, 2010
Registration opens at 8 AM ET; Tryouts at 10 AM ET.
Fighters must arrive between 8 and 9 AM ET.
Media members are encouraged to arrive at 10 AM ET.

Omni Charlotte Hotel
132 E. Trade Street
Charlotte, North Carolina 28202
Phone: (704) 377-0400

UFC President Dana White will oversee the tryouts with executive producer Craig Piligian, producer Jamie Campione and Spike TV’s senior vice president of sports and specials Brian Diamond.