According to an email I received today, ProElite.com and Grapplers Quest have joined forces.
We are excited to tell you ProElite.com members that ProElite.com has partnered with Grapplers Quest, the world’s leading grappling organization focused on delivering high-profile professional grappling superfight tournaments, the world’s largest amateur open events for all ages and skill levels; branded Grapplers Quest grappling videos and DVDs, photos and products; a searchable database of over 32,000 qualified grappling academies; and news and forums.
Yes, that’s a mouthful because Grapplers Quest is huge!
The partnership brings together ProElite.com’s all-encompassing MMA social network and Grapplers Quest content to deliver ProElite.com’s audience a deeper and richer MMA and grappling online experience.
ProElite.com will be streaming upcoming Grapplers Quest events too. For the hard-core MMA fans, we don’t need to tell you how many MMA stars have either competed in or currently compete in Grapplers Quest tournaments. Top MMA stars like BJ Penn, Matt Serra, Diego Sanchez, Kenny Florian, Matt Hughes, Keith Jardine many Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Submission Grappling superstars including Marcelo Garcia, Saulo Ribeiro, Dean Lister, Marc Laimon, Jeff Monson and many more, have all graced the mats of Grapplers Quest over the years.
The first event of the 2007 season co-sponsored by ProElite.com and Grapplers Quest is The Official North American Grappling Championships, Saturday, October 6th at St. Peters’ College in Jersey City, New Jersey featuring $12,000 in prizes. Don’t miss the Greatest Grappling Show on Earth at ProElite.com!
For more info on Grapplers Quest, go to their ProElite.com page: http://grapplersquest.proelite.com
Also, be sure to check out the grappling forum on ProElite.com (http://www.proelite.com/forums/12346) for more information on Grapplers Quest and upcoming events.