The 2005-2006 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 Division (150 lbs. and below) featuring:
Rani Yahya (Rickson Gracie), Dave Jacobs (Yamasaki Jiu Jitsu Black Belt), Jared Weiner (Lloyd Irvin Black Belt), Jeff Glover (Paragon Jiu Jitsu), Alan Teo (Renzo Gracie), Ulysses Gomez (Marc Laimon), Bill Cooper (Paragon Jiu Jitsu), and Rob "Spider" Dicenzo (Nova Uniao)
Welterweight Division (150-175 lbs.) featuring:
Igor Gracie (Renzo Gracie Black Belt), Mike Fowler (Lloyd Irvin), Regis Lebre (Saulo Ribeiro/Maxercise), Francisco Neto (Yamasaki Jiu Jitsu Black Belt), Ryan Gregg (Jean Jacques Machado), Keith Florian (Boston BJJ Black Belt), Tim Sylvester (Steve Maxwell), and Andrew Smith (Richmond BJJ)
Cruiserweight Division (175-200 lbs.) featuring:
Rick Macauley (Balance Studios), Leo Dalla (Lloyd Irvin), Jamie Cruz (Renzo Gracie Black Belt), Noah Spear (Relson Gracie), Sean Spangler (Marc Laimon/Cobra Kai), Kevin Chhay (Baltimore Martial Arts), Dan Simmler (Serra Jiu Jitsu), and Nolan Dutcher (Lionkill)
Who will claim the Prestigious Team U.S.A. Title and be known as the Best American Grappler?
Also Featuring the Complete 2005-2006 Grapplers Quest U.S. National Event Results plus a Bonus Photo Section featuring youth and adult competitors from the following teams: Odyssey Martial Arts/Royce Gracie Network, Lloyd Irvin, Tai Kai Martial Arts, Marc Laimon, Renzo Gracie, EndGame, Paragon, and many more!