UFC Fan Expo Houston 2011 Grappling Championships Presented by Grapplers Quest

Start: 
Friday, October 7, 2011, 9:00 AM
End: 
Saturday, October 8, 2011, 5:00 PM
Venue: 
George R. Brown Convention Center
Address: 
1001 Avenida De Las Americas
City/State/Zip: 
Houston, Texas 77010

Fighter Registrations WILL be available at-the-door - Cash Only Accepted:
$120 for One Division, $170 for Two Divisions, $200 for Three Divisions

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Compete In Front of Tens of Thousands of Fans and Hundreds of Sponsors!

The Most Prestigious Grappling Tournament on the Planet returns ...

Dates and Times:
Friday, October 7: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM (All Adult No-Gi Divisions)
Saturday, October 8: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM (All Youth Divisions and All Adult BJJ)


COMPETITOR Registration Starting at just $120 includes:
- Full Access to UFC Fan Expo Both Days ($65 value)
- Free UFC Fan Expo Fighter T-Shirt ($25 value)
- Free Entry into UFC Fan Expo Judo Throwdown Tournament ($60 value)

**$195 Value Absolutely Free for All Registered Competitors

REGISTRATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR - see times below


Spectators - Experience the greatest Mixed Martial Arts event of all time plus Grapplers Quest all weekend.
2-Day Expo tickets are just $65 when you buy now at http://www.ufcfanexpo.com/GQ - Don't delay, prices will increase at the door.

Travel Deals: Book your travel accommodations using the official UFC Fan Expo travel desk, powered by onPeak and receive the lowest possible room rate during your stay in Houston. Reservations can be made now by visiting: http://www.ufcfanexpo.com/travel

SCHEDULE & DIVISION ORDER EACH DAY:

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7:
9:15 AM: Grapplers Quest Rules Meeting
9:45 AM: Event Announcements and Show Opening
10:30 AM: Executives No-Gi (30-39 yrs.) and Masters No-Gi (40+ yrs.),
11:00 AM: Women's No-Gi (All Skill Levels and Weight Classes)
12:00 PM: Men's Advanced No-Gi Divisions & Absolute
1:00 PM: Superfight #1: Wesley Gan (Nova Uniao) vs. Justin Rader (Lovato Jr.)
1:30 PM: Men's Intermediate No-Gi Divisions & Absolute
2:30 PM: Men's Beginner No-Gi Divisions & Absolute
3:30 PM: Men's Novice No-Gi No-Gi Divisions & Absolute

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8:
9:15 AM: Grapplers Quest Rules Meeting
9:45 AM: Event Announcements and Show Opening
10:00 AM: Children’s and Teen’s Divisions No-Gi and BJJ Divisions
12:00 PM: Men's Executive (30+ yrs.) BJJ Belt Divisions & Absolute
12:30 PM: Women’s BJJ Belt Divisions & Absolute
1:00 PM: Men’s Black Belt BJJ Divisions & Absolute
1:00 PM: Men’s Brown Belt BJJ Divisions & Absolute
1:30 PM: Superfight #2: Marc Stevens (TUF 12) vs. TJ Waldburger (UFC)
1:45 PM: Superfight #3: Bruno Bastos (Nova Uniao Dallas) vs. Rafael Lovato, Jr. (CBJJ World Champion)
2:00 PM: Men’s Purple Belt BJJ Belt Divisions & Absolute
2:30 PM: Men’s Blue Belts BJJ Belt Divisions & Absolute
3:30 PM: Men’s White Belts BJJ Belt Divisions & Absolute
4:00 PM: Judo Ippon Tournament (Adults Only)


WEIGH-IN & REGISTRATION DETAILS:

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6:
Registration/Weigh-ins: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM (re-open Friday morning at 7:00 AM)

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 7 (doors open at 7:00 AM):
IMPORTANT Registration/Weigh-in Cut-Off Times:
8:30 AM: Executive No-Gi (30-39 yrs.), Masters No-Gi (40+ yrs.) and Women's No-Gi
10:00 AM: All Men's No-Gi Advanced and Men's No-Gi Intermediate
11:00 AM: All Men's No-Gi Beginner and Men's No-Gi Novice
4:00 PM: Weigh-ins close for Day 2's Youth, Teens and Adult BJJ Divisions (re-open Saturday at 7:00 AM)
You MUST be registered or weighed in by the time above (NO EXCEPTIONS)

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8 (doors open at 7:00 AM):
IMPORTANT Registration/Weigh-in Cut-Off Times:
8:30 AM: ALL Children and Teen's Divisions
11:00 AM: All Men's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) Black, Brown and Purple Belts
12:00 PM: All Men's Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) Blue and White Belts
You MUST be registered or weighed in by the time above (NO EXCEPTIONS)

The times above help ensure timely and accurate bracketing and the best event experience possible.
Athletes MUST check-in and be weighed in on or before the times above.


$15,700 in Cash and Prize Packages for UFC Fan Expo Houston:
$500 Cash Men’s No-Gi Submission Grappling Advanced Absolute (Open)
$500 Cash Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Absolute (Open)
$1,250 Men’s No-Gi Intermediate Absolute Package ($150 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,150 Men’s No-Gi Beginner Absolute Package ($100 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,100 Men’s No-Gi Novice Absolute Package ($100 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,300 Men’s Brown Belt Absolute Package ($200 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,250 Men’s Purple Absolute Package ($150 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,150 Men's Blue Belt Absolute Package ($100 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,100 Men's White Belt Absolute Package ($100 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,250 Women’s Purple/Brown/Black Absolute ($150 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,150 Women’s Blue Belt Absolute ($100 cash + 2011 sponsorship)
$1,100 Women’s BJJ White Belt Absolute Package ($100 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,250 Women’s No-Gi Advanced Absolute Package ($150 cash + 2012 sponsorship)
$1,100 Women’s No-Gi Beginner Absolute Package ($100 cash + 2012 sponsorship)

Rules and Regulations, go to: http://www.grapplersquest.com/event-rules

List of Available Divisions at UFC Fan Expo Houston, go to:
http://www.grapplersquest.com/blogs/briancimins/available-divisions-grap...


QUESTIONS, COMMENTS OR CONCERNS?

Email Customer Service at:
[email protected]


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