2015 Grapplers Quest U.S. National Championships and All Star Pro Challenge

Start: 
Saturday, June 6, 9:00 AM
End: 
Saturday, June 6, 8:00 PM
Venue: 
Raritan Center at NJ Expo
Address: 
97 Sunfield Ave.
City/State/Zip: 
Edison, NJ 08837

FIGHTER REGISTRATIONS ACCEPTED AT THE DOOR -
Doors Open SATURDAY starting at 8:00AM

WHAT: 300+ Amateur Divisions in No-Gi Submission Grappling, Gi Jiu Jitsu and Sambo starting at 9:00 AM plus $5,000 Professional Grapplers Quest All-Star Pro Challenge starting Pre-Lims at 12:00 PM and Finals at 8:00 PM on Pay-Per-View at: http://LiveGrappling.com

2015 Grapplers Quest U.S. National Amateur Championships
Saturday, June 6th - Edison, New Jersey
REGISTER & BUY TICKETS AT-THE-DOOR

ATTENTION COMPETITORS - Registrations will be accepted at the door

COMPETITOR Pricing At-The-Door:
$100 for One Division
$150 for Two Divisions
$200 for Three Divisions

SPECTATOR Pricing At-The-Door:
$20 for Daytime General Admission (12 and under free)

SPECTATOR Tickets for ALL-STAR PRO LIVE:
$25 for All-Star Pro Standing Room Only
$40 for All-Star Pro General Admission
$55 for All-Star Pro General Admission
REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED AT THE DOOR,
CREDIT CARDS AND CASH ONLY ACCEPTED.


$5,000 ALL-Star No-Gi Pro Challenge Returns Sponsored by Grapplers Quest
PRO Grapplers, please submit resumes to: [email protected]

$1,000 Men's Pro Invitational 145 lbs. (Men's Featherweight)
$1,000 Men's Pro Invitational 155 lbs and below (Men's Lightweight)
$1,000 Men's Pro Invitational 170 lbs. (Men's Welterweight)
$1,000 Men's Pro Invitational 185 lbs. (Men's Middleweight)
$1,000 Women's Pro Advanced Absolute (Open Female Weight Class)

See Most Up-To-Date Line-Ups for the LIVE PPV at:
http://bit.ly/GQLivePPVJune6

All-Star Pro No-Gi Submission Grappling Tournament Rules:
All Submissions Legal
No Clothing Grabbing

Round 1: 10 Minutes Submission Only
Round 2: 6 Minute Overtime, broken down as follows:
First 3 Minutes with Grapplers Quest Points,
Next 3 Minutes with No Points
Round 3: if necessary due to Tie Score:
3 Minutes with Grapplers Quest Points



SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

Friday, June 5th, 2015
5:00-8:00pm
Weigh-Ins For All Competitors
(including Amateur Men, Women and Children, all ages and skill levels
plus ALL Professional Competitors

Saturday, June 6th, 2015
8:00-9:00am: Weigh-Ins for WOMEN, Children and Teens

9:30am: Guillotine Seminar with Renzo Gracie Black Belt, Joseph Capizzi

9:30am: Men's and Executive Weigh-Ins Begin
NOTE: You MUST weigh-in 2 hours before scheduled start time below

10:00am: Morning announcements and National Anthem

10:30am: Women No-Gi (Absolutes 15 minutes after last weight class)
Note: Weigh-In Cut-Off Time is 8:30 AM

11:00am: Children and Teens No-Gi Grappling then Gi (BJJ) Divisions
Note: Weigh-In Cut-Off Time is 9:00 AM

12:00pm: All Star Pro Submission Challenge Prelims
Location: Elevated Pro Stage

12:30-1:00pm: Amateur Tournament Lunch Break

1:00 pm: Executive, Masters and Directors No-Gi (Absolutes 15 minutes after last weight class)
Note: Weigh-In Cut-Off Time is 11:00 AM

2:00pm: Men's Advanced and Intermediate No-Gi (Absolutes 15 minutes after last weight class)
Note: Weigh-In Cut-Off Time is 12:00 PM

3:00pm: Men's Beginner and Novice No-Gi (Absolutes 15 minutes after last weight class)
Note: Weigh-In Cut-Off Time is 1:00 PM

4:00pm: All Gi (BJJ) Absolute Only divisions for adults
Note: BJJ Adult Weigh-In Cut-Off Time is 2:00 PM

7:00 pm: Doors Open for ALL-STAR Pro Live

8:00pm: All Star Pro LIVE in person only
(Event will be Tape delay at: http://LiveGrappling.com)
See Current Line-Up at: http://goo.gl/yTRQCn

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LOCATION & DIRECTIONS

GOOGLE Map:
https://www.google.com/maps?oi=map&f=d&q=97+Sunfield+Avenue,+Edison,+NJ+...

Raritan Center
97 Sunfield Ave.
Edison, NJ
(732) 417-1400

From Route 1 & 9 Southbound: Exit at “Bonhamtown” onto Main Street, continue for ½ mile to the traffic light. Turn left at the traffic light onto Route 514 East (Woodbridge Avenue). Turn right at the Sheraton Hotel into Raritan Center. Follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From Route 1 Northbound: After crossing the Raritan River Bridge, get into the right lane. After passing, “Open Road Honda”, take the 3rd right hand exit for Route 514/Woodbridge Avenue. Follow Woodbridge Avenue for 3-4 miles. Make a right at the Sheraton Hotel into Raritan Center and Follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From Route 287 South: Follow 287 South to Route 514 West labeled “Raritan Center”. Follow jug handle on the right hand side to traffic light and then follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From the NJ Turnpike (NORTH AND SOUTH): Follow the NJ Turnpike to Exit 10. Bear right after you go through the tollbooth, following Route 514 West to Raritan Center. Take the first exit marked Raritan Center and Follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From the Garden State Parkway Southbound: Follow the Parkway to Exit 129. Take Route 287 North to Route 514 West. Follow Route 514 West to the first exit marked Raritan Center and Follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From the Garden State Parkway Northbound: Follow the Parkway to Exit 127. Follow Highways 287N/440S to Route 514 West. Route 514 West is the first exit from this route. Follow Route 514 West to the first exit marked Raritan Center. Follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From Route 35 & Route 9 North: Follow Routes 35 & 9 over the Driscoll Bridge, bear right at the end of the bridge. Take the second exit labeled “Raritan Center/ Riverview Drive”. Get into the far right lane and take the Raritan Center Exit. Follow this route all the way down to the second light. Make a right onto Parkway Place. At then, make a left onto Raritan Center Parkway. Follow signs from here which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From Route 278 Westbound: Take the Goethals Bridge onto the New Jersey Turnpike South. Follow the Turnpike to Exit 10. Bear right after you go through the tollbooth, following Route 514 West to Raritan Center. Take the first exit marked Raritan Center and Follow signs, which are posted throughout the Industrial Park for the EXPO HALL.

From Brooklyn & Staten Island Via Outerbridge: Take the Staten Island Expressway (RTE 278) to Outerbridge Crossing into New Jersey. Three miles from the bridge are signs for Route 514, Raritan Center. Be in the right lane so you can exit at 514 West Bonhamtown. Follow signs to Raritan Center, exit there and follow jug handle to light. Follow signs for EXPO HALL located throughout the Industrial Park.

From Brooklyn & Staten Island Via Goethals Bridge: Take the Staten Island Expressway (RTE 278) to the Goethals Bridge. This will bring you into New Jersey. Follow signs to the New Jersey Turnpike South to Exit 10. After Toll Plaza, Bear right and follow signs to 514 West/Raritan Center. Stay in two right lanes and follow jug handle to light. Follow signs posted throughout the Industrial Park for EXPO HALL.