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Spring 2015 – Stratford, CT

On April 18th we held our 7th Tap Cancer Out BJJ Open, including our fourth at Bunnell High School in Stratford, CT. For the first time ever we welcomed Kids, Juniors and Teens divisions to our tournament, and they showed up in force! The tournament set records, as it always does. It was our top grossing tournament in terms of fundraising, exceeding $60,000. We also saw…

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Winter 2015 – San Diego, CA

On January 17th in San Diego, CA, we held our 6th Tap Cancer Out BJJ Open—the first on the west coast. It was a day full of submissions, stories, and more importantly, smiles. Congrats to The Stronghold for taking home the top team points prize as well as the top team fundraising prize! Links to the official results and photo albums are on the right side of this page.

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Summer 2014 – Danvers, MA

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 fund $97,500 in 2014, helping fund two research grants. The tournament…

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Spring 2014 – Stratford, CT

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 together a special video chronicling the story of…

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Summer 2013 – Danvers, MA

Here are the results from our Summer BJJ Open tournament. Thanks to all who came out!! Women’s Gi Blue Belt – Featherweight Himali Patel (Florian Martial Arts) Michelle Matos (Best Way BJJ) Blue Belt – Lightweight Kate Marshall (Team Link Goffstown) Linda Kiel (Team 1 BJJ) Christine Brothwell (Brazilian Top Team Boston) Blue Belt – Middleweight Bior Guigni (Redline) Alyssa Trinidad (NE Jiu-Jitsu Academy) White…

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Spring 2013 – Stratford, CT

Here are the results from our Spring Charity BJJ Open held in Stratford, CT, on April 13th, 2013. **We are missing a few divisions. Please email us or comment below if you have any insight on the winners from the missing divisions.  Female Gi Brown Belt – Middleweight Hilary Witt (Alliance NJ) Jessy Miele (IMBCT) Purple Belt – Featherweight Rachel Beach (American Top Team/Kore BJJ)…

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