Grapplers Quest Storms Canada This Saturday in Brampton; $50,000 in Prizes including 4 UFC Fan Expo Trips & 100 Registration Fees
Grapplers Quest and The Ontario Grappling Alliance will host the "2012 Grapplers Quest Toronto Area Championships," featuring $50,000 in Prize Packages, this Saturday at the Brampton Soccer Stadium (located at 1495 Sandalwood Parkway East) in Brampton, Ontario, Canada.
Competitor savings end Wednesday at midnight, register now at http://www.grapplingontario.com/Registe ... /Index.asp
More than 1,000 competitors are expected to contend for 200 Championship titles in Submission Grappling, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Judo and Wrestling for cash prizes, four free trips including travel to UFC Fan Expo and 100 future UFC Fan Expo (July 6-7 in Las Vegas), seven (7) Hatashita GI's, Swag from Brass Knuckle Therapy and Vicious Clothing from registration fees valued at $50,000.
GASPARI Nutrition is giving away special sample bags of Protein and Supplements to all competitor on June 23, EVERLAST equipment is providing free mouth guards and hand wraps for athletes and, as always, all contestants will compete for a chance to win Grappler's Quest Belts for selected divisions and medallions for all divisions.
Awards include custom championship belts for All Men's, Women's, Children's, and Teen's Youth Advanced No-Gi Divisions, plus the largest medallions offered in grappling (4.5 inches), as well as certificates for champions.
Competitors of all ages and skill levels may participate in this event, which is open to all grappling styles in order to determine this year's best grapplers and submission fighters in Canada.
It will be another extraordinary tournament at the Brampton Soccer Centre on Saturday, June 23, 2012! At this year's Grapplers Quest Toronto Championships, prize packages exceeding $50,000 in value will be awarded to winners with prizes like four flights and hotel paid packages to UFC Fan Expo trips to Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV (July 6-7, 2012) and $15,000 in UFC Fan Expo Registration Fees for Advanced Division Winners and more. This event is setting the bar in Grappling tournaments with more than eight hundred entries already pre-registered.
Superfights include Black Belt face-off BTT' Boston's Renan Borges against Toronto's own Fernando Vieira with Evolucao Thai. Undercard Superfights features a test between the revered skills of Ryan Keller (Ronin MMA) vs Sam Osman (Schilling BJJ) and David Garmo (Warrior Way MA) vs. Dianis Ng (Schilling BJJ).
This event will help raise awareness for Autism and the national charity http://AutismRadio.org
- additional donations to support families dealing with Autism can be made online at http://AutismDonation.org
Pre-Registered Competitors receive a Free 30 minute rules seminar and the first 300 get a Free Tournament T-Shirt ($35 value). Save $20.00 off at-the-door pricing, free Grapplers Quest Bumper Sticker and a sample of Gaspari Nutrition's new MyoFusion, by registering now at http://www.grapplingontario.com/Registe ... /Index.asp
(savings end Wed. at midnight), OR competitors for No-Gi Submission Grappling, Wrestling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu may pre-register online until Wednesday, JUNE 20 at 11:59 PM EST to save an extra $20.00 off at-the-door registration fees by going online at http://www.grapplingontario.com/Registe ... /Index.asp
. Competitors may also register at-the-door on Friday, June 22 at the venue between 4:00-8:30 PM and Saturday morning, June 23 starting at 6:30 AM.
Spectator tickets will be available at the door for just $10.00 each.
Grappling is the fast-paced ground fighting art of Mixed Martial Arts, combining the throws of Olympic Judo, takedowns of Greco Roman and Freestyle Wrestling, Leg Locks from Sambo, and other Submissions from Brazilian Jiu Jitsu-like arm bars, shoulder locks and chokes. More than 200 competition teams and 1,000 competitors are expected to participate from 12 countries including United States, Brazil, Canada, Russia, Mexico, Dominican Republic, Japan, Croatia, Holland, England, France, and Australia. Grapplers Quest Canada is sponsored by Tapout, Gaspari Nutrition, VVV Fight Co, Zebra Mats, Street Soldier, Vicious Clothing, Fight Planet (http://FightPlanet.ca
), Pecker'd Services, Hatashita International, Reevo, Grapplers Planet, SplitDraw, Everlast, Brass Knuckle Therapy, Body By Vi, Boston Pizza, Xyience Energy Drink and SportsXpress.
For general information on Grapplers Quest Toronto on June 23 in Brampton, Ontario, visit http://www.grapplingontario.com/About Grapplers Quest:
Grapplers Quest is the world's largest submission grappling organization with 300,000+ competitors worldwide since 1998, owned by The Grapplers Company. Events feature various grappling styles with divisions for all ages and skill levels with events in major cities throughout North America and Europe. For more information on upcoming events, go to http://GrapplersQuest.com About Autism:
Autism is a complex brain disorder that inhibits a person's ability to communicate and develop social relationships as well behavioral challenges. Autism spectrum disorders are diagnosed in one in 100 children in the United States. For more information on Autism, visit: http://AutismRadio.org About Ontario Grappling Alliance:
OGA is dedicated to developing grappling in Ontario. Our goal is to facilitate growth of grappling through raising participation and the level of competition as well as certification of trained officials and coaches under the OGA guidlines. OGA offers insurance coverage for members, and member clubs. We strive to enhance club convened events by providing help in any way; including promotion, registration and hosting. Contact us for request on providing clinics and certified officials at your next event. Clinics are provided by the OGA for Officials interested in certification for grappling. Please check our links for Clinics to check for the next available session in your region at http://www.grapplingontario.com