Florida Grapples Autism

Saturday, Aug. 20 In Coral Springs


August 20, 2011

Coral Springs Gymnasium

2501 Coral Springs Drive

Coral Springs, Florida



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



- Press Release from Full Court Press





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