Mixed Martial Arts Event to Benefit GrapplingAutism.org & AutismRadio.org
ORLANDO – On Friday, April 16th and Saturday, all day, April 17th, Grapplers Quest, “The World’s Largest Grappling Competition” is hosting the 1st Europa Show of Champions Southeast Submission Wrestling, Grappling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Championships at The Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida.
Grappling is the ground fighting art of Mixed Martial Arts and combines the throws of Olympic Judo, the takedowns of Wrestling, Leg Locks from Sambo, and other Submissions from Brazilian Jiu Jitsu like arm bars, shoulder locks and chokes. 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 World. Grapplers Quest has produced events for The Ultimate Fighting Championship, Mr, Olympia and Europa Supershows from Las Vegas to Europe.
A Special 8-Man Superfight Pro Tournament will be hosted Friday, April 16th from 8:00-10:00 PM and Amateur Submission Wrestling, Grappling and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Divisions will be held all day Saturday, April 17th from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM. Tickets are available at the door for the Europa Show of Champions for $15 per day.
Grapplers Quest will be raising funds for GrapplingAutism.org, a fundraising organization benefiting Autism Awareness, Education and Treatment at each competition nationwide and AutismRadio.org, the online Autism Talk Radio Network hosting Hope Saves the Day. $1 from each ticket sold is donated to help support Autism directly.
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 more information on upcoming events, go to: GrapplersQuest.com. For event sponsor and exhibiting opportunities, visit: SponsorGrappling.com or call 877-ARMBAR-1.
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 150 children in the United States. For more information on Autism, visit: GrapplingAutism.org