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Grapplers Quest Tourney Set for July 6-7 at UFC Fan Expo

UFC FAN EXPO® AND GRAPPLERS QUEST ANNOUNCE
GRAPPLING TOURNAMENT FOR JULY 6-7
 
UFC FAN EXPO®
Friday, July 6-Saturday, July 7
Mandalay Bay Convention Center
Tickets On Sale Now at UFCFanExpo.com!
The Ultimate Fighting Championship® announced today that Grapplers Quest will host its sixth official grappling tournament at the UFC Fan Expo® on Friday, July 6 and Saturday, July 7 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.

The two-day tournament will feature adult No-Gi submission grappling divisions on Friday, July 6. Then, on Saturday, July 7, the tournament will feature all-youth No-Gi grappling and all-adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Judo Divisions. A four-man welterweight superfight tournament featuring some of the world’s top professional grapplers will also take place over the course of the weekend.

The grappling tournament is limited to 1,500 competitor slots. Competitor registration starting at just $99 includes:
•    Full Access to the UFC Fan Expo both days ($50 value)
•    Free Grapplers Quest at UFC Fan Expo Fighter T-Shirt by TapouT ($30)
•    Includes $20 off at-the-door pricing
•    Includes Free Entry into UFC Fan Expo Judo Throwdown Tournament ($60 value)

Space is limited, so register today at http://on.ufc.com/IyVYq6.

Tickets for the UFC Fan Expo® are on sale NOW at www.ufcfanexpo.com. Tickets for Friday, July 6 are priced at $40, while tickets for Saturday, July 7 are priced at $45. A two-day pass is also available and is priced at $60. Fans are encouraged to buy their tickets now and save because ticket prices are higher at the door. VIP packages for the UFC Fan Expo® are also available at www.ufcfanexpo.com.

The UFC Fan Expo® in July will feature more than 300,000 gross square feet of activities for UFC fans, including meet and greets and autograph sessions with top UFC and STRIKEFORCE® fighters, Q&A sessions with top UFC personalities, as well as grappling tournaments and other special events. More than 100 exhibitors will also be on hand, giving fans the opportunity to purchase and experience some of the best sports and lifestyle products on the market today. This marks the third UFC Fan Expo® held in Las Vegas since its inception in 2009, with additional UFC Fan Expos being held in Boston, London, Toronto and Houston.

On top of all the great fan activities, the UFC Fan Expo® will be held in conjunction with a major UFC Pay-Per-View event scheduled for July 7 in Las Vegas.

For more information on UFC Fan Expo® and to purchase tickets, visit www.ufcfanexpo.com. To subscribe to the official UFC Fan Expo® newsletter visit www.ufcfanexpo.com/newsletter. For companies interested in reserving space at this premier event, contact Brian Bernstein, Sales Executive at 203-840-5474 or email bbernstein@ufcfanexpo.com. Don’t wait, space is limited and will be sold on a first-come, first-served basis.

Saturday, July 26
8PM/5PM
ETPT
San Jose, CA

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