***If you are a BJJ Black Belt I know you may have already participated in a seminar for this cause however you can never help to much. You'll have brand new people at this seminar that couldn't make it to other. Please let me know if you can come and donate a 3 hours of your time and teach a few techniques. Gi or No-Gi. My academy is only 1.5 miles away from NJ Transit Red Bank train station so I can also pick you up from there if you need*** CHOKING OUT ONE OF LIFE’S GREATEST OPPONENT’S! Martial Artists Step Up to the Fight Against Cancer; Earning the Black Belt in Life fightcancer.jpgMartial arts black belts share their knowledge and experiences to help another black belt, Andre Margutti begin a new fight against his greatest opponent ever. On Sunday August 15th at 1pm the Grapplers Guide Academy in Middletown, NJ will be hosting a special seminar with Brazilian Jiu Jitsu practitioners from all over the tri-state area who will be attending and participating in a very special event to help another follow martial artist fight and beat his new battle with cancer. “Life scheduled me another match against some rude opponent, but I’m ready! My mind is ready for this fight”, Margutti said. Cancer is an enemy that many people face and the martial arts community is coming together as one to beat the enemy one person at a time. To be able to help one person keep living not only a life, but a life that they love is priceless. There will be a $50 participation fee for the seminar to learn the most effective martial arts techniques and philosophies created. All proceeds will be donated to Andre Margutti’s cancer fund to assist him in supporting his medical costs and rehabilitation. Donations will also be accepted at the door from those who are interested in just watching the event. “I discovered a new calling… Once I win this fight, I will help others fighting cancer. This is the start of that project. Please join me in this battle.”, Margutti stated. Andre Margutti is a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu black belt from Virginia. He has been studying martial’s arts for 11 years and has competed in professional Mixed Martial Arts competition. You can learn more about Andre and is fight at Donate to Andre Margutti for the fight against cancer. For more information contact Jason Scully at 732-397-2048 and visit Central New Jersey (NJ) Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) MMA Kettlebells Monmouth County Welcome Message. When: Sunday, August 15th 2010 at 1pm Where: The Grapplers Guide Academy Second Floor of Middletown Fire Company No.1 Station 8 336 Hwy 35 South Red Bank, NJ 07701 (Please also see directions on our site for more details) Donation: $50 (Additional donates are accepted) BJJ Black Belts in Attendance: 4+ Thank you for your support in this great cause!