2010 Grapplers Quest Europa Show of Champions

Start: 
April 16, 2010
End: 
April 17, 2010
Venue: 
Orange County Convention Center
Address: 
9800 International Drive
City/State/Zip: 
Orlando, Florida

LIVE BRACKETS & RESULTS to be posted here:
http://www.grapplersquest.com/events/brackets-and-results

COMPETITORS: Don't panic, you can easily register at-the-door on Friday (5-8pm) or Saturday starting at 8:00 AM

EUROPA partners with Grapplers Quest, The World's Largest Grappling Tournaments for 2010. One of the biggest sports supershows in the expo business has invited the Grapplers Quest Team to host the 1st Europa Show of Grappling Champions presented by Grapplers Quest. 300+ Divisions for Men, Women, and Children of All Ages all day Saturday and Friday night superfights!

Orange County Convention Center
EUROPA Sports EXPO
South Concourse / SOUTH HALL - A
9800 International Drive
Orlando, Florida 32819


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

DAY 1: Friday, April 16, 2010
5:00 - 8:00 PM: Registration and Weigh-Ins
6:00 - 7:00 PM: Rules Meeting
7:00 - 8:00 PM: Submission Wrestling and BJJ Seminars
8:00 - 10:00 PM: FRIDAY NIGHT, APRIL 16th SUPERFIGHTS

APRIL 16TH'S FRIDAY NIGHT GRAPPLING SUPERFIGHTS (8:00 PM)
$1,000 8-Man Superfight Tournament, Under 175 lbs.

1. Daniel Moraes (Gracie Jacksonville)
2. Renato Tavares (American Top Team Vero Beach)
3. Enrico Cocco (Zen Jiu Jitsu, 5-time Grapplers Quest Champion, 2009 ADCC North American Champion)
4. Edson Diniz (American Top Team)
5. Jordon Schultz (Alliance BJJ)
6. Mike Wacker (Blackhole Jiu Jitsu)
7. Andrew McInnes (Marcelo Garcia)
8. Chris Westfall (Nova Uniao, 2009 World Series Black Belt Champion)
Alternates Submit resumes to:http://www.grapplersquest.com/contact

DAY 2: Saturday, April 17, 2010
8:00: Weigh-Ins Open (All Children & Teen's MUST 9:45 AM)
9:00-10:00 AM: Rules Meeting

Order of Divisions and Start Times:
9:00 AM: Rules Meeting
10:00 AM: Introductions and Special Awards Presentations
10:30 AM - Children and Teen's matches Begin

Women No-Gi
Executives Divisions (No-Gi Only)
Masters Divisions (No-Gi Only)
Women (BJJ),
Men's Advanced No-Gi (Absolute Starts After completion of all weight classes)
Women's Absolutes (Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced)
Men's Intermediate No-Gi (Absolute Starts After completion of all weight classes)
Men's Beginner No-Gi (Absolute Starts After completion of all weight classes)
Men's Novice No-Gi (Absolute Starts After completion of all weight classes)
Men's & Executive (30+) Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Divisions for Purple, Brown and Black Belts
Men's & Executive (30+) Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Divisions for Blue Belts
Men's & Executive (30+) Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Divisions for White Belts

2010 Grapplers Quest Europa Show of Champions

NOTICE FOR PARKING (City Requirement) - FRIDAY & SATURDAY (SHOW DATES)
EVERYONE pays to park or to even get access to loading docks during SHOW DATES.
$8.00 per vehicle, per day - $11.00 Oversized Vehicles, per vehicle, per Day
When they say Everyone ...this also includes STAFF & VENDORS.

COMPETITORS: Register at the door

SPECTATORS: Purchase Tickets for Europa at the door too
http://www.orlandosportsexpo.com/schedule.php?reloaded=true

AVAILABLE DIVISIONS: For a listing of available divisions at every Grapplers Quest nationwide, go to:
http://www.grapplersquest.com/blogs/briancimins/available-divisions-grap...

RULES & REGULATIONS:
http://www.grapplersquest.com/event-rules

Get Directions to the Orange County Convention center here:
http://www.occc.net/Global/Directions.asp

EUROPA Event is one of the World's Largest Sports, Fitness and Combat Supershows on the Planet. We are proud to have partnered with such a great show. Get more Information on their show at:
http://www.orlandosportsexpo.com/homepage.php?reloaded=true

Please support our event sponsors and visit their booth:
Fisher Fight Gear: http://fisherfightgear.com

Samson Martial Art Supplies (Chip Boyd)
http://www.martialartsupplies4less.com or call 941-915-9289

Attention: SPONSORS and EXHIBITORS: Looking to EXPLODE your brand in the MMA Industry?
2 booths for THIS event still available - get more info at: http://www.SponsorGrappling.com

DOWNLOAD the Full Event Information Package including Rules, Prizes, Divisions, Travel, and more, go to:
http://www.grapplersquest.com/sites/default/files/Orlandoeventpackage.pdf

Referee Team:
1. Alberto Marchetti
2. Mike Wacker
3. Renato Tavares
4. Jeremy Splain
5. Michael Santora
6. Phillipe Gentry
7. Jordon Schultz
8. Ryan Cook
9. Ruben Alvarez
10. Mike Palladino
11. Ethan Day
12. Michael Porfilio
13. Rinaldo Santos
14. Tiago Domingues
15. Andre Raizama

Event Coordinators:
Cristina "Midge" Rodriguez
Bruce Hoyer
Nick Recanati,

Registration/Weigh-ins:
Lucia Cimins
Paul Cimins
John Cimins
Baron Pitz
Nick Recanati

Zebra Mats is the Official Competition Surface and Mat sponsor for Grapplers Quest. Each event more than 300 mats are freshly delivered, used once at the tournament, cleaned and then available sale immediately following the event at SUPER DISCOUNTED prices!

They sell out FAST, book your SUPER discounted ZEBRA Mats for your home, academy or garage today!

Mats sell out FAST - please reserve your mats today, please contact:
Sandy McCune
Email: [email protected]

Zebra Mats - Simply Z-Best
Ph 1-800-989-8085
Ph 1-763-315-4920
Fax 1-763-315-4924
http://www.ZebraMats.com