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Who are The Avengers? They are the #1 Ranked Grappling Competition Team in the State of Florida in 2012 after winning the overall Team Title on January 14 at Grapplers Quest. Pablo Popovitch and Roberto Abreu's Super Team was developed to compete with team amassed of 10+ competition teams and locations. They've always trained together since 2007 and it was a "unique competition team experiment that produces champions," commented Grapplers Quest founder, Brian Cimins.

Kids Overall Team Results Overall

1st place: American Top Team/ATT (136 pts)
2nd place: Avengers (49 pts)
3rd place: Gracie Tampa (30 pts)
4th place: Carlson Gracie (27 pts)
5th place: Miami WMB & RMBJJ Gracie Barra (20 pts)

Teens Overall Team Results

1st place: Miami WMB (55 pts)
2nd place: American Top Team/ATT (52 pts)
3rd place: Gracie Tampa (26 pts)
4th place: Avengers (17 pts)
5th place: Armory & 10th planet (16 pts)

Master "Buiu" Portofino is one of the World's Best Referees and Instructors and truly loves the sport of Jiu Jitsu and Submission Grappling. He is world class, on and off the mat - enjoy one of his videos.

170 lbs. soaking wet, Enrico Cocco of Zen Jiu Jitsu in Miami, Florida wins the Ultimate Title of Grappling in the State of Florida in 2012, the Pro Advanced Absolute at 2012 Florida State Championships. Look out for another event in November 2012 to be announced shortly!


Kids (6 yrs & under) No Gi Beginner (49.9 lbs)
1st place: Michael Soler Jr (TIGERDRAGON)
2nd place: Luis Sosa
3rd place: Andre Terra

Kids (6yrs & under) No Gi Beginner (70 & Under lbs)
1st place: Ray Graceffo
2nd place: Luis Sosa
3rd place: Dannon Lopez

Kids 7-9 yrs No Gi Beginner (59.9 lbs & under)
1st place: Liam Kleine (ATT COCONIT CREEK)
2nd place: Tyler Cabral (ATT COCONUT CREEK)
3rd place: Katherine Placer (TIGERDRAGON)

CORAL SPRINGS, FLORIDA - On Saturday, January 14, at the 2012 Grapplers Quest Florida State Grappling Championships sponsored by TapouT and Gaspari Nutrition, multiple-time World Grappling Champion, Pablo Popovitch offered a seminar to all of the Youth competitors to help raise awareness for Autism and our national supporting charity, Autism Radio, a 501c3 charitable organization dedicated to supporting families with financial and emotional needs dealing with Autism every day.

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