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GiReviews.net Raises $1,185 for Tap Cancer Out

Founded by Brendan Hufford, a long-time supporter of Tap Cancer Out (we appeared on his podcast way back when), GiReviews.Net is a website that offers reviews, information, coupons and more for BJJ gear on the web. In 2013, Brendan not only wanted provide gently used (and reviewed) Gis to his readers at a great discount, but also raise money for on our behalf. We thought it…

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5 Reasons You’ll Enjoy the Tap Cancer Out BJJ Open

  I’ve been training in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu for about six and a half years. I started in BJJ because I wanted to stay and shape while also competing, and my prior sport (volleyball) required too much dependence on other people. If I wanted to compete, I needed to find six guys, all with the proper skill sets, who were free on a certain day. With BJJ,…

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Our 2014-2015 Beneficiary: St. Baldrick’s Foundation

After two years fundraising more than $85,000 for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, we are thrilled to announce that our 2014 beneficiary organization will be St. Baldricks! You may recognize them from their signature head-shaving events, but the St. Baldrick’s Foundation is a volunteer-driven charity committed to funding the most promising research to find cures for childhood cancers and give survivors long, healthy lives. They do…

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2013 Wrapup: $60,000 Raised for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

2013 has come to a close, and boy, was it an incredible year for Tap Cancer Out. If 2012 was the year of firsts—Our first tournament and our first major gift to our beneficiary—then 2013 was the year of twos: Two tournaments; Donations to two chapters of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; and a gift totaling more than double the previous year’s total. Our flagship tournament,…

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RollMore.com Donates More Than $1,000 in Proceeds

RollMore.com, the newest site from the folks at BJJHQ, has everyone in the jiu-jitsu community raving. The site, which launched in early December, features a vast selection of BJJ gear from great brands (and Tap Cancer Out supporters) like Inverted Gear, Manto and Scramble and a 60-day Gi warranty that simply can’t be beaten by any other site. But aside from the site’s great deals,…

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Over $6,000 Raised at the Black Friday Grapplethon

A nonprofit organization is truly defined by its generous volunteers. This was never more evident when Matt Corley of BJJ Legends Magazine reached out to us with a brilliant idea—the Black Friday Grapplethon. The 12-hour Grapplethon, hosted by Finney’s Hit Squad, just steps from the Mississippi River, would unite grapplers around the St. Louis area to raise money on behalf of Tap Cancer Out. Numerous…

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