America’s Best Battle at Grapplers Quest U.S. Nationals in New Jersey This Saturday
EDISON, NEW JERSEY (June 4, 2014) – Grapplers Quest® is proud to announce the 15th annual U.S. Nationals of Grappling and Jiu Jitsu plus the All-Star Pro Submission Challenge this Saturday, June 6th at the Raritian Center at NJ Expo, located at 97 Sunfield Avenue in Edison, New Jersey. Doors Open at 8:00 AM, Amateurs start at 11:00 AM, All-Star Pre-Lims Start at 12:00 PM and LIVE Pay-Per-View starts at 8:00 PM EST. Get more details at: http://GrapplersQuest.com
Amateur Fighter registration will be accepted at the door for Amateur U.S. National Championship hopefuls. Savings for Competitors ends Thursday, June 4th at 11:59 PM EST. Register now at: http://AmericasGrapplingTournament.com – Use Coupon Code: LOYALTY to Save an additional 10% off registration fees.
Pre-Registered athletes receive a Free Seminar at 9:00 AM with Guillotine Master and Renzo Gracie Staten Island Black Belt, Joe Capizzi. Register now at: http://GrapplersQuest.com
The Grapplers Quest All-Star Submission Pro Challenge will showcase America’s best professional grapplers in five grappling professional divisions for Saturday, June 6th with pre-lims starting at 12:00 PM and Finals starting at 8:00 PM Live only in person and released on tape delay PPV for subscribers only at: http://LiveGrappling.com
$1,000 Men’s All-Star Featherweight (145 lbs.) is stacked with America’s #1 Rated IBJJF World Champion, Joao Miyao, Kristian Woodmansee (IBJJF World, Pan American and European Champion), Mikey Main (Pure MMA, 2014 Abu Dhabi Pro Trials Champion, 2014 Grapplers Quest U.S. National Champion), Zach Maslany (10th Planet Jiu Jitsu, PGL Superfight Champion, 2-Time NAGA World Champion), John Battle (PGL, AGL, NAGA Champion, Team Balance Studios), Frank Rosenthal (Carl Massaro – Team Renzo Gracie) and Chip “The Animal” Gerber (Pro MMA Fighter, North American Grappling Champion). See full line-up at: http://goo.gl/tshGxR
$1,000 Men’s All-Star Lightweight (155 lbs.) is stacked with America’s #1 Rated
Eddie “Wolverine” Cummings (Team Renzo Gracie NYC – 2015 ADCC Trials Champion), Ruben Alvarez (FightSports Team Avengers Pro, Black Belt under Roberto “Cyborg” Abreu), Jeff Lentz (UFC Veteran, The Ultimate Fighter Show, Team Balance) and five more of America’s Best. See full line-up at: http://goo.gl/tshGxR
$1,000 Men’s All-Star Welterweight (170 lbs.) is stacked with America’s #1 Rated, Garry Lee Tonon (ADCC Standout, EBI & Grappling Quest Champion), Daniel Tavares (PGL Tournament Champion 2013, IBJJF No-Gi Black belt Pan Ams 2011 Champion), Richie “Boogeyman” Martinez (Eddie Bravo 10th Planet Black Belt, EBI Champion), Pedro Alfonso (Blackzillians – NAGA, Copa America and New Breed Champion) and four more of America’s Best. See full line-up at: http://goo.gl/tshGxR
$1,000 Men’s Pro Invitational 185 lbs. (Men’s Middleweight) will showcased UFC Veterans, Matt Arroyo (UFC and Ultimate Fighter Veteran), Dante Rivera (UFC and Bellator Veteran), Sean Spangler (31-Time Grapplers Quest Champion, NAGA Champion), Bruno Tostes (Renzo Gracie New York – Grapplers Quest Champion) and four more of America’s Best. See full line-up at: http://goo.gl/tshGxR.
$1,000 Queen of Submission Absolute will feature: Amanda Leve (2-Time Defending East Coast Absolute Champion), Jessy Miele (UFC Fan Expo Pro Finalist, Grapplers Quest Champion), Angela Vogel (Team Balance Studios) and Five more of Americas Best Submission fighters. See full line-up at: http://goo.gl/tshGxR
Premium LIVE PPV and General Admission Amateur Spectator Tickets will be available at-the-door (cash only $20-$55) or online at: http://www.grapplersquest.com/catalog/tickets
The June 6th Open Competition will feature 200 amateur U.S. National Titles on the line for All Ages and Skill Levels. Fighter registration will be available at the door.
The Tournament will commence at 11:00 AM and feature All Women’s No-Gi Matches, Children and Teens No-Gi and BJJ Divisions will start off the tournament and proceed with Adults No-Gi Submission Grappling and after 4:00 PM, the adult Jiu Jitsu divisions will commence.
The Men’s Advanced Absolute, now known as the The Nicholas “Reca” Recanati Memorial Division offers a $1,000 prize and open to all adult males looking to challenge for the cash. Registrations will be accepted at the door, credit cards and cash only accepted.
Huge Custom Championship Belts for Men’s and Women’s Advanced No-Gi Divisions, All Absolute Divisions and for ALL Advanced Children and Teen’s Divisions and huge custom minted medals will be awarded for All other divisions.
The Amateur Ground Fighting tournament is open to all ages and skill levels, competitors and amateur fighters can register online or at-the-door.
Fighter Registration Savings end Thursday, June 4th at 11:59 PM EST. Register online and receive a LIVE 45 minute Guillotine Seminar, register now at: http://AmericasGrapplingTournament.com or at the door.
Tickets will be available for sale at the event all day. $20 for daytime general admission (12 and under is Free) and Pro Tournament tickets are $25 for Standing Room, $40 for General Admission and $55 for VIP (only 13 VIP seats left).
For more information on grappling and jiu jitsu tournaments and events worldwide hosted by Grapplers Quest® and to register online, visit: http://GrapplersQuest.com