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Chris Savarese – Best Matchmaker in Grappling History

Chris Savarese – Best Matchmaker in Grappling History

Chris Savarese is The Best Matchmaker in Grappling History according the Grapplers Quest promoter Brian Cimins. Savarese, a blackbelt under Royler Gracie (see pic above) was the Grapplers Quest super fight divisions matchmaker from 2001-2007. He helped Grapplers Quest assemble some of the best talent in the grappling world to compete through guidance and sponsorship.  Read the article here:


Grapplers Quest

The Grapplers Quest is the World’s Largest Submission Grappling & Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Events and has been home of the World’s Best Submission Fighters Since 1998. The Grapplers Company, Inc. was founded by Brian Cimins for his Senior Marketing and Public Relations Thesis at The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey. The Company produces The World’s Grappling Competition Super shows for the Ground Fighting Sport of Mixed Martial Arts, DVD and VOD PPV Video Production and Distribution, Apparel Development, Design and Production, Tradeshow Sponsorships, Exhibitor Sales, and much more.  The GQ as it is also called, is the Ultimate Ground Fighting Tournament that includes martial arts of all styles including Grappling, Jiu Jitsu, Sambo, Judo and Wrestling Competitions for all ages and skill levels.

Savarese Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Academy

The Savarese BJJ Academy is located at 40 park Ave in Lyndhurst and is home to over 300 students. The Academy has one of the top competition teams with the adults and kids team both winning over 10 team titles since it’s opening in 2006. The Academy has had World and Pan Am jiu-jitsu champions and students qualify for and compete in the ADCC World Submission Championship. Savarese is highly regarded within the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Community. BJJ practitioners, grapplers of all styles, UFC fighters and just every day people travel to the school regularly to train there. If you are interested in trying out a free class at this Academy, call 201 933-5134 or email [email protected] to set one up