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NO LIMITS to host Grappling Tournament in Anaheim Calif Dec 1 2

By Gary Abbott | Nov. 07, 2007, 10:13 a.m. (ET)

NO LIMITS Mixed Martial Arts will be feature a sanctioned Grappling Tournament at the first NAMMAE Expo (North American Mixed Martial Arts Expo) at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California, December 1-2, 2007.

The US Grappling Championships, an event sanctioned by USA Wrestling, will be held alongside the NAMMAE Expo.

FILA Grappling rules will be utilized in the tournament which will be open to several divisions, including Men, Women, Teens and Kids. All wrestlers and Grapplers should mark their calendars!

For more, information, you can call 949.251.8822 ask for Juliano Prado or Karen Santaniello.

The NAMMAE Expo and the US Grappling Championships will take place at the Anaheim Convention Center, 800 W. Katella Avenue, Anaheim, CA 92892.

Specifics on weigh-ins and start times of the Grappling tournament will be posted on the website, when available, at:

Online registration will also be available soon. Registration fees include a USA Wrestling Card.

Registration fees from November 1- November 28: $50.00
Registration fees from November 29-December 2: $65.00

Registration fees (for USA Wrestling Cardholders) from November 1- November 29: $20.00
Registration fees (for USA Wrestling Cardholders) from November 29-December 2: $35.00

FILA, the international wrestling federation, has named Grappling (also known as submission wrestling) as an international wrestling style. Grappling is a combat sport that combines elements of wrestling and jiu jitsu. Athletes are competing to earn submission holds against their opponents. There is also a system of points scored in each match to help determine the winner.

The first Grappling World Championships were hosted by FILA in Antalya, Turkey in September, and the United States swept all nine World gold medals.

NO LIMITS Mixed Martial Arts is the Official Sponsor for the U.S. World Teams for Grappling and Sombo.

NO LIMITS is proud to support this first MMA Expo and are encouraging all MMA industry leaders, fans and professionals to support the event. Everyone who loves Mixed Martial Arts should come together to develop a stronger sense of community through the NAMMAE Expo.

It gives everyone involved in this industry the opportunity to showcase their particular strengths, whether it be a vendor, a school, fighters, grapplers, fight leagues, models or as a spectator wanting to rub elbows with the MMA Stars of today and tomorrow. We owe it to ourselves and the general public to participate and show unity.

Many industry leaders have already signed on to participate in this huge event. MMA superstar and former Greco-Roman World Team member Randy Couture will be the celebrity host of the Expo. There are many exciting events planned for this two day event.

For information about participating in the Expo go to

NO LIMITS is the Premier Mixed Martial Arts Training Center located in the heart of Orange County. NO LIMITS is the National Training Center for Grappling for USA Wrestling.
1962 Barranca Parkway
Irvine, California 92606
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