2006-2007 U.S. Trials with Gracie, Cooper, Macauley, Lovato, Glover & More!
WHO ARE THE BEST GRAPPLERS IN AMERICA?
The 2006-2007 Grapplers Quest U.S. National Grappling Championships features Twenty Four of The Best Submission Grapplers in America battling in three separate weight classes for the prestigious Team U.S.A. Titles.
You will see non-stop grappling action including some High Impact Wrestling slams, lethal chokes and bone crushing submissions from Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, devastating leg locks from Russian Sambo, plus some of the fastest paced ground fighting you'll ever see captured on film!
Lightweight U.S. Trials (159.9 lbs. and below) Division Features:
Jeff Glover (Paragon), Daniel Aguilar (Renzo Gracie), Rani Yahya (Defending Champion), Roni Batore (Robson Moura), Rob "Spider" Dicenso, Diego Moraes (Relson Gracie), Wilson Reis (Lloyd Irvin), and Brian McLaughlin (Rob Kahn)
Welterweight U.S. Trials (160-179.9 lbs.) Division Features:
Gregor Gracie (Renzo Gracie), Jean Rotondaro (Robson Moura), Bill Cooper (Paragon), Alexandre "Baby" Carvalho (Rocinha), Joe Scarola (Serra Jiu Jitsu), Lou "Emino" Della Penna (Performance/RGDA), Jay Hayes (Royler Gracie/Dave Adiv), and Ken Primola (Team Balance)
Cruiserweight U.S. Trials (180-199.9 lbs.) Division Features:
Rafael Lovato Jr. (Saulo Ribeiro), Rick Macauley (Defending Champion), Chris Moriarty (Alliance), Nolan Dutcher (Lionkill), Ken Kronenberg (Tai Kai), Bill Scott (Ricardo Almeida), Dave Branch (Renzo Gracie) and Dan Simmler (Serra Jiu Jitsu)
2006 U.S. National Grappling Superfight:
Marcos Avellan vs. Kurt Pellegrino
Avellan (Freestyle Fighting Academy - Miami, Florida) won the 2005 Beast of the East and The ADCC North American Trials. Pellegrino won the 2004 Beast of the East 4-Man Tournament and is the defending Beast of the East Superfight Champion. Who wins this epic battle between two of America’s Best Ground Fighting Competitors?
Don't miss the most exciting Submission Grappling, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts, and Wrestling Tournament in the World today – GRAPPLERS QUEST!