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2014 Summer BJJ Open Wrapup

69 Fundraisers. 509 Donors. $21,000 raised for St. Baldrick’s! On August 16th in Danvers, MA, we held our 5th Tap Cancer Out BJJ Open, including our second on the campus of beautiful St. John’s Preparatory School. Not only did we exceeded our $20,000 fundraising goal on the morning of the tournament, but we had the opportunity to present the St. Baldrick’s Foundation with our commitment to…

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Tap Cancer Out Honored with Chairman’s Citation

After a brilliant partnership with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society from 2011 to 2013 in which we donated $86,000, we inevitably had to move onto a new partner. But it was our pleasure and honor to join them earlier this July when we were presented with the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Chairman’s Citation, recognizing “the outstanding accomplishments of individuals who have demonstrated significant dedication and…

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3rd Annual Spring BJJ Open Wrapup

104 Fundraisers.1,273 Donors. $54,000+ raised for St. Baldrick’s Our third-annual Spring Tap Cancer Out BJJ Open tournament took place this past April 26th, and it was nothing less than a resounding success. Nearly 300 competitors joined hundreds of supporters and dozens of volunteers to take part in a tournament that helps prove to the world what the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu community is all about. We put…

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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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