CORAL SPRINGS (Aug. 17, 2011) – On Saturday, August 20, Grapplers Quest is hosting the 2011 Southeast Grappling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Open Championships at Coral Springs Gymnasium located at 2501 Coral Springs Drive in Coral Springs, Florida.
Grappling is the fast paced ground fighting art of Mixed Martial Arts. It combines the throws of Olympic Judo, the 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.
The August 20 grappling tournament in Coral Springs will be raising funds for AutismRadio.org, a 501c3 charitable organization benefiting Autism Awareness, Family Support, Education, Treatment and Autism Talk Radio Network. $1 from each ticket sold and competitor entry will be donated. Spectator Tickets will be available at the door for $20, under 12 is free.
Fighter registration, open to all competitors, grappling styles, independents and teams will be accepted at the door. Cash only
Competitors of all ages and skill levels participate in the event and it is open to all grappling styles to determine the best grapplers in the Southeast United States in 2011 on Saturday, August 29. For more event information and discounts, visit: http://GrapplersQuest.com
About Grapplers Quest: Grapplers Quest is the world’s largest submission grappling organization with 300,000+ competitors worldwide since 1999, 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 event sponsor and exhibiting opportunities, visit: SponsorGrappling.com or call 877-ARMBAR-1. For more information on upcoming events worldwide, go to: 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. ‘Grappling Autism’ was co-founded by Brian Cimins, CEO of Grapplers Quest and Paul Cimins, “The Autism Chef” and Host of Hope Saves the Day. For more information on Autism, visit: AutismRadio.org