Texas Freestyle Sambo Championship (gi & no-gi divisions) - This weekend - August 6th
Cedar Park, Texas will be home to the 2011 Texas Open Freestyle Sambo State Championships on Saturday, August 6th, 2011. The event is sanctioned by the American Sambo Association and competitors from all disciplines are encouraged to attend. Even if you are not competing, come on out, watch the event and learn more about Sambo. We are working to advance the knowledge and practice of Sambo within the state of Texas, so let's give the American Sambo Association another BIG Texas welcome!
For this tournament, there will be both Gi and No-Gi Divisions. The American Freestyle Sambo Rules will apply for all divisions.
Winners and competitors who place will get medals and points standing with the American Sambo Association. In addition to medal spots, winners for Best Throw, Fastest Submission and Best Overall Match will be awarded with custom-made tactical fighting knives from Harris Knives.
We will screen the "New York Mixed Martial Arts" documentary at the conclusion of the Texas Open Freestyle Sambo Championships! We will be collecting doantions as well to help support the film, festival applications, production costs, etc. So, come by the event, see some great grappling AND an great movie!