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39th Annual 2016 NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships
BAG CHamps

‘QUEEN OF ARMS’® Ana Kenah Jersey City, NJ. ‘KING OF ARMS’® Omar Kvaratskhelia Republic of Georgia

 

Cutty Sark
CUTTY SARK SCOTCH WHISKEY
40th Anniversary New York Arm Wrestling Association CHAMPIONSHIP
March 30, 2017

SEE VIDEOS AND PHOTOS AT: NYAWA Facebook or Cutty Sark Whisky Facebook - Upcoming 2017 40th Anniversary New York Arm Wrestling

 

 

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OFFICIAL RESULTS: 39th Annual 2016 NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships - Sponsored By Ironmind.com, Captains of Crush Grippers and Cheap Shot Sports Bar

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Results

Videos Part I and Part II

New York Arm Wrestling Association's 39th Annual 2016 NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships and Crowning of the International 'King and Queen of Arms'®

Hosted by Cheap Shots Sports Bar - July 31, 2016 Video By: Valentin Boros

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OFFICIAL RESULTS: 39th Annual 2016 NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships - Sponsored By Ironmind.com, Captains of Crush Grippers and Cheap Shot Sports Bar
Press Release

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Nov 22, 2015 Empire State Banner
OFFICIAL RESULTS - Nov 22, 2015
38th Annual Empire State Arm Wrestling Championships, Write Up By David Rosa,
PHOTO WHEEL, PHOTOS - VIDEO

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PRESS RELEASE/WRITE-UP

 

05-03-2015 BAG

Bronze-Star Super Match - Photos

2015 Schedule of Events

Results (pdf), Results (doc), Photos Album, Photos by: Bogdan Mohora, VIDEO MATCHES

 

2015 INTERNATIONAL 'KING AND QUEEN OF ARMS'®
Queen of Armwrestling Ana Kenah Jersey City, NJ.
King of Armwrestling Tim Bresnan Lisbon, Ct.
BAG CHamps

May 3, 2015 - 38th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Armwrestling Championships

Times Ledger I
Times Ledger II
Times Ledger III
Times Ledger IV
Times Ledger V

 

 

2014 KING AND QUEEN OF ARMS

2014 King and Queen of arms

2014 37th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International

Sunday, March 1, 2015
NY Sit-Down Arm Wrestling Championships

Details, News Release and Official Results, Press Release II, Photos, Video by: Valentin Boros,
Photos by: Eric Moore Photography, Photos by: Valentin Boros Part I
In the News I, II
May 3, 2015 - 38th NYC Big Apple Grapple Press Release

2014 KING AND QUEEN OF ARMS

2014 37th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Tournament Results) - (More News/) (TV AND NEWS MEDIA LINK) (Photo Slideshow) (Media Photos), Please Like Us on NY Armwrestling Facebook

 

2014 NY Arm Wrestling Events Photo Recap

Chris Ceci - Back in the Game


2014 37th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple Internationa News / TV AND NEWS MEDIA LINK


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Press Release

2014 Empire States Results



SEE 6 Empire State PHOTO ALBUMS Empire State Arm Wrestling Photos - CLICK on EACH Photo Album above to see the exciting matches - Video

2014 EMPIRE STATE MEDIA COVERAGE

Magic Vinny Vetere Sword Swallowing

New York Arm Wrestling Association TV Segment on National Geographic Channel August 25, 2014 ( Arm Wrestling VIDEO trailer) and Full TV Segment Full TV Segment LINK

37th Annual Queensboro Championship
August 9, 2014 Results / Write Up | Write Up II / Videos / Photos

35th Long Island Arm Wrestling Championships
June 14, 2014 RESULTS, LI Video / PHOTOS / Write Up

37th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International
The Crowning of the KING & QUEEN OF ARMS
Sponsored By:
Quantum Wellness Healing Center and Spa of Syosset, NY

 

'Arm wrestlers to flex muscles at Empire State Final' Video
New York Arm Wrestling Video by Jessica Bal: 2014 Empire State 'Golden Arm' Tournament of Champions ( 2014 Official New York State Arm Wrestling Championships)

Gene Flushing: Contenders vie for tites at Flushing arm-wrestllng tourney

Arm wrestlers to flex muscles at Kew Gdns Hills competition
Kew Gardens
Photo by Christina Santucci Get ready for some arm wrestling. Published Apr 24, 2014

Kew Gardens Hills: Kew Gardens Hills bar to host arm wrestling showdown By Shanice Punnett The New York Arm Wrestling Association announced that the first annual NYC sit-down arm wrestling championships would be held Sunday at Cheap Shots Sports Bar in Kew Gardens Hills at 1pm. Published Feb 5, 2014

KEW GARDENS HILLS Queens to host 36th state edition of arm wrestling championships By Shawn King Photo by Christina Santucci
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Queens will play host to a professional sporting event to go along with tennis and baseball when the New York Arm Wrestling Association holds its 36th annual Empire State Golden Arm Tournament Sunday. Published Nov 8, 2013

KEW GARDENS HILLS Arm wrestlers vie for the prize at Big Apple Grapple By Karen Frantz
Kew
A number of brawny men and women turned out at Cheap Shots Sports Bar in Kew Gardens Hills to compete in the city’s premiere arm wrestling championships Saturday, many of them seeking the thrill of besting an opponent using nothing but sheer will — and upper body strength, of course.Published May 2, 2013

KEW GARDENS HILLS Arms wrestle at Flushing bar By Phil Corso Photo by Phil Corso
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Inside a packed pub in Kew Gardens Hills, a rowdy crowd was gripped with excitement as some of the strongest arms in the region locked up for competition. Published Dec 20, 2012

Farm living, fun featured at Queens County Fair By Connor Adams Sheets
Queens
The Queens County Farm Museum opened its doors to the community once again last weekend for the 26th-annual Queens County Fair. Published Sep 30, 2010

Astoria
ASTORIA TIMES Farm Museum fair draws record crowd By Anna Gustafson Mayor Michael Bloomberg, arm-wrestling aficionados and a record number of other people flocked to the Queens County Farm Museum fair this weekend to indulge themselves in the sights, smells and tastes of an event characterized by blue-ribbon produce and craft contests, children screaming with delight while watching pig races, and a bevy of food options that included fried Oreos, spicy pickles and hot dogs. Published Sep 25, 2009


 

 

Former Rikers Prison Guard Gets Ready for Arm Wrestling Challenge | Video - ABC News

Arm wrestling championships crown ‘King and Queen of Arms'

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New York Arm Wrestling on Cake Boss TLC TV Show - Cake Boss Buddy Valastro creates unique custom New York Arm Wrestling Cake.

Larry The Cable Guy on the History Channel's Only in America comes to New York Arm Wrestling Event in Flushing, Queens (SEE The last video segment in this exciting Show).

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Nov. 10, 2013 - 36th 2013 Empire State
Golden Arm Tournament of Champions
Results, News, Photos by Peter Boros, Write Up

Video by Val Boros
Photos by EricReichbaum I II

The Great Jason Vale in Action:
Jason Vale
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Sept. 14, 2013 Arm Wrestling and the Vegan Champion
SEE MORE - Click on Photo
ob Bigwood - Vegan Armwrestler
THE COURIER/Photos by Liam La Guerre


Press Release

See Times Ledger Photo Gallery Arm wrestlers vie for the prize at Big Apple Grapple • NYC Big Apple Grapple 2013 | Apr 27, 2013 | NoHo, New York City ...

From DNAinfo - Arm Wrestlers Do Battle of the Biceps at 36th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships
FLUSHING — Mike Ayello has a lot of titles - Read more

36th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Armwrestling Championships Results Read it here

Associated Press (AP) Photo By Josh Rolens (link)

DNAinfo - Arm Wrestlers to Flex Their Muscles in Flushing Showdown
Queens, NY 36th ANNUAL NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE INTERNATIONAL ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Featuring NYC King and Queen of Arms Cheap Shots Sports Bar Flushing, NY. 11367
Press Release / News & Results /

 

NYAWA Picture Show
NYAWA - nycarms youtube videos
PROMO
Brooklyn SNY TV Part I
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Intrepid Museum on Yes TV
Monumental Arm Wrestling Practice
Who Knew
Queen of Arms
Bad Girl
World Trade Center before 9/11
Port Authority Bus Terminal
WPIX-TV Promo
Javits Center
Hooked and Rolling
Mike Bloomberg Reuters
SportsNet NY
NY Arm Wrestling Videos
Timeout NY
QUEEN OF ARMS
Big Crowd
Timeout NY
Broadway Games
BX TV
Port Authority
LONG ISLAND
EMPIRE STATE STREET PROMO
WPIX Larry Hoff
Festival women's Challenge
FOX NEWS
Rockaway Beach
BAG
WPIX 11
Fleet Week
Hispanic TV
BRONX TV
Russian TV
Dave Letterman
Jersey Boy Story
NYAWA Practice
Blink


Nov. 10, 2013 - 36th 2013 Empire State
Golden Arm Tournament of Champions
Results, News
Photos by EricReichbaum I II
Visit Eric's website

Results - May 19, 2013 30th Annual 'Bronxboro' Arm Wrestling Championships
Photos 1 2, Video
GAWKER MAGAZINE: Princess wins Bronx Strongest Arm
QUEENS LEDGER: Bayside Man wins Bronx Strongest Arm

August 8, 2013 NYC King of Arms Mike Ayello armwrestling with Charlie Murphy - SEE IT!

July 6, 2013 Promotional TV Exhibition and Tournament at Cheap Shots Sports Bar in Flushing Queens, NY

August 8, 2013 NYC King of Arms Mike Ayello armwrestling with Charlie Murphy - SEE IT!

July 6, 2013 Photos TV Exhibition and Tournament at Cheap Shots Sports Bar in Flushing Queens, NY

 

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Univision Network’s hit morning show "Despierta America" (Wake-Up America) TV host Alan Tacher looks on as Julio C. Munoz (Left) from the Bronx and Gene Camp President of the New York Arm Wrestling Association comes to grips in front of over a thousand spectators. The promotional arm wrestling match was an exhibition for upcoming 30th Annual 'Bronxboro' Arm Wrestling Championships at the Bronx Week Food and Arts Festival.

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Competencia de vencidas en Nueva York
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Bronx Arm Wrestling Exhibition on Univision TV Despierta America (Click on Video Photo Above)

 

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Bayside Life Magazine: Bronx Strongest Arm is Bayside Queens Resident

Results - May 19, 2013 30th Annual 'Bronxboro' Arm Wrestling Championships
Photos 1 2, Video
GAWKER MAGAZINE: Princess wins Bronx Strongest Arm
Bronx Strongest Arm

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Ironmind.com, Zenith and Captains of Crush Grippers 2013 MVP's of the 36th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International held at Cheap Shots Sports Bar Flushing, NY. (Left to Right) Mike Selearis Left Hand MVP - Mike Ayello NYC King of Arms and Ana Kenah NYC Queen of Arms Photo By: Josh Rolens

Slideshow / Video I / Video II

Queens Courier - Arm wrestling comes to Queens


See Times Ledger Photo Gallery Arm wrestlers vie for the prize at Big Apple Grapple • NYC Big Apple Grapple 2013 | Apr 27, 2013 | NoHo, New York City ...

From DNAinfo - Arm Wrestlers Do Battle of the Biceps at 36th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships
FLUSHING — Mike Ayello has a lot of titles - Read more

36th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Armwrestling Championships Results Read it here
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Associated Press (AP) Photo By Josh Rolens (link)

DNAinfo - Arm Wrestlers to Flex Their Muscles in Flushing Showdown
Queens, NY 36th ANNUAL NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE INTERNATIONAL ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Featuring NYC King and Queen of Arms Cheap Shots Sports Bar Flushing, NY. 11367
Press Release / News & Results /

Empire State Arm Wrestling Results 12/16/2012
Photos and Videos Coming Soon!

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December 16, 2012 - 35th Annual Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions RESULTS, Photos

NY ARM WRESTLING CONTEST TAPED FOR A NATIONALLY TELEVISED SEGMENT ON THE HISTORY CHANNEL - Oct. 25, 2012 -DETAILS RESULTS
New York Arm Wrestling® Association Headquarters in New York City

August 12, 2012 Brooklyn Kingsboro Championship RESULTS
PHOTOS
VIDEO I
VIDEO II
TV VIDEO NEWS CLIP
Brooklyn Paper Write-Up I
Brooklyn Paper Write-Up II
SEE Rich Feloni - Vimeo Still Video

Results - White Castle 35th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships

Photo Results / Video /Action Photos Nov. 17, 2011 White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions
Timeout NY Magazine: This Week in NY
New York Daily News: Queen of Arms: Brooklyn grandma prepares to battle in state arm wrestling championship:
Read More
Dnainfo.com: Arm Wrestle Their Way to the Top at Golden Arm Championship
Read more

 

Joyce Boone featured in UK Magazine!

Click on Joyce Boone Photo to see story!

 

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MAY 20, 2012 NY Golden Arm Series 29th Annual BRONXBORO ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS -
Results - Video


By Valentine Boros

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April 28, 2012 White Castle 35th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships
Results - Village Voice - Photos - VIDEO: In the News
VIDEO I:

VIDEO II:

VIDEO III

Videos by: Valentine Boros

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April 28, 2012 White Castle 35th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships
Results - VIDEO: In the News Village Voice - Photos - of White Castle 35th NYC Big Apple Grapple International - BY LAURA JUNE KIRSCH

SEE IT NOW! New York Arm Wrestling Documentary by SB Nation and Amy K. Nelson: The Full Nelson: Queen of Arms

Amy K. Nelson goes inside the world of arm wrestling in New York City featuring the White Castle 34th Annual Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions and NYC's Queen of Arms, Joyce Boone

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Bobby Buttafuoco, Dan Fortuna and Gene Camp talk Arm Wrestling on Long Island
Bobby Buttafuoco and arm wrestling's pull


By John Hanc Newsday


Nov. 17, 2011 White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions - Photo Results - Video / Action Photos
Timeout NY Magazine:
 This Week in NY
New York Daily News: Queen of Arms: Brooklyn grandma prepares to battle in state arm wrestling championship:
Read More
Dnainfo.com: Arm Wrestle Their Way to the Top at Golden Arm Championship
Read more

New York Arm Wrestling Association Headquarters New York City 


Joyce Boone featured in UK Magazine!

Click on Joyce Boone Photo to see story!

 



 Featured in Upcoming White Castle 29th Brooklyn-Kingsboro Championships Joyce Boone and Harry Wilson

Joyce Boone Featured in the Wall Street Journal 7/09/2011
SEE IT NOW! Click on Photo Below

New York's Most Feared Bicep

Wall Street Journal
In the chalk-caked, sweat-soaked world of women's arm wrestling, Boone, a 44-year-old home health-care aide, has secured her place as the best in New York. Her recent triumphs include a win over a Canadian national champion Josee Morneau at the Port Authority Bus Terminal

 Natalie Keyssar for The Wall Street Journal

NYC Queen of Arms Joyce Boone from Brooklyn (Left) and Kristin Czerw from Bayside, Queens practice for upcoming Coors Light Long Island Championships at Mulcahy's Pub in Centereach, NY.


Updated 2011 Schedule of Events

ARM WRESTLING ANNOUNCEMENTS

Big Guns from around the world flexing for White Castle 28th Annual Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships

Results
White Castle 28th Annual Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships (Please have patience! This is a half minute slow loading file due to Photos and Videos included in the results)

 

 

2011 NYC Big Apple Grapple International Village Pourhouse - By Metromix New York

Click photo for larger view

FOX 5 Good Day NY May 13, 2011 Bronx Week Festival Promotion - Featuring the White Castle Bronx Arm Wrestling Championships Coming Sunday, May 22, 2011 Click on the Fox TV Morning Action Link (Two Segments)

 

Big Apple Grapple | Village Pourhouse

2011 NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE PHOTO RESULTS - Click on the USA TODAY PHOTO BELOW

USA Today logo

Click on PHOTO ABOVE for 2011 Results of the 34th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International
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Faces in the Crowd
See NYC's Queen of Arms Joyce Boone from Brooklyn

Exciting 2011 White Castle Bronxboro Armwrestling Matches


White Castle 28th Annual Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships (Exciting pro and amateur male and female matches ) - Held on Sunday, May 22, 2011 at the Bronx Week Food and Arts Festival - Hosted by the Bronx Borough President - Ruben Diaz Jr. and Bronx Tourism Council - Doris Quinones Executive Director - More than20,000+ spectators stopped by to watch maintaining a full captive and cheering audience during the daylong festival event. - Bronx Strongest Arms were - Female - Joyce Boone, John Kosmidis (L) and Lajos Konya (R) - visit www.nycarms.com

New York Arm Wrestling Documentary Project (Trailer) by White Heat Productions (Please support this project - See how to donate!

Sponsorship Opportunities and Benefits

Model and NY Arm Wrestling Champion Ilya Dall from Queens, NY. is interviewed by Ben Aaron from LX-WNBC-TV 4. Over 60 arm wrestlers from three states (men and women) came to the New York Arm Wrestling Association Strength Exhibition for a taped segment that was aired on Monday, June 14  on LX NBC TV and on June 20 on NBC-TV Today in New York Sunday Show.

May 19, 2010 
Seen on Reuters & TimeOut New York Magazine - Photo: Jeff Bachner
Mayor Mike Bloomberg comes to grips at the
New York Arm Wrestling Association Championships

Jeff Bachner got up close and personal with NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg this week at the 27th Annual White Castle Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championships in Brighton Beach. By waiting for a strong expression and ensuring Bloomberg’s face is in sharp focus, Jeff has impressed again.

 

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RESULTS - April 30, 2011 34th Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple
International Arm Wrestling Championships
Roundup

33rd Annual 2010 Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions - Results and Much More


34th NYC Big Apple Grapple International on
ESPN-RISE April 30, 2011 - SEE VIDEO

 


2010 World Arm Wrestling Champion Bobby Buttafuoco (C) Rockville Centre, Long Island

SEE - World Arm Wrestling Champions Bobby Buttafuoco and Roy Ramsland Honored at 2010 Annual NYAWA Christmas Party - Click for More...

 

Roman

NOV, 18, 2010 - SEE IT NOW! - ARM WRESTLING SUPERMAN! 154 POUND RUSSIAN STAR ARM WRESTLER ROMAN TSINDELIANI WIN SEVEN EMPIRE STATE ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS IN ONE DAY AT THE PORT AUTHORITY BUS TERMINAL IN NYC - Courtesy of Gary Roberts - ArmwrestlingTV

Valerie
photo credit Jeff Bachner

Valerie Beach Featured on Fox News - Fox and Friends
SEE IT NOW! Click on Photo - Nov 21, 2010 Fox News Channel


Gary R
New York Nov, 18, 2010 - WALL STREET JOURNAL (Photo of the Week) - (Brendan McDermid/Reuters) Gary Roberts (R) from Oceanside, CA. Grimaces against David Milburn from Jamaica, NY. at the 33rd Annual Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions held at the Port Authority Bus Terminal's North Wing/Main Concourse in NYC - Photo: Joe Kohen WSJ

Tough guys & gals put their fists forward for Empire State ... New York Daily News - Nov 19, 2010 ... Commuters used to grappling with bus schedules wrestled with something a little different - arms - Thursday at the Port Authority Bus Terminal

RESULTS - Nov. 18, 2010 - 33rd Annual 2010
Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions

PHOTOS AND VIDEO COMING SOON!

2010 Empire State Arm Wrestling Photos By Jeff Bachner

33rd Annual Empire State Finale - Tournament of Champions - November 18th, 2010 - PRESS RELEASE
News Release

Nov 18, 2010 Empire State Arm Wrestling Write Up - to come
Nov 21, 2010 Fox News Channel
Nov 18, 2010 Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions
Nov 21, 2010 New York Times
Broadway World News Article
New York Daily News - Empire State Championships

33rd ANNUAL QUEENSBORO CHAMPIONSHIP

VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS - CLICK HERE

RESULTS * RESULTS * RESULTS * RESULTS * RESULTS

ARMWRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP - Click for Press release

CLICK HERE FOR KIDS FLYER

VIDEOS

SATURDAY - KIDS / NOVICE

Good Women's Match

winner Lenore Stewart Rego Park, NY.
Debra Scuderi E. Rockaway, NY.

Novice Finals Flash

WINNER Ronveer Chakraborty Bellerose, NY.
Mark Fotovat Trumbull, CT.

KIDS CHAMP!!!

winner Dana Conway Staten Island, NY.
Peter Boros Woodside, NY.

 

MIXED VIDEOS

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http://drop.io/QueensVid3
http://drop.io/QueensVid25156
http://drop.io/QueensVid1

Ccheck back often for more videos!!! Photos Coming Soon...

 

7th Annual 2010 Bronxboro
Arm Wrestling Championships
Bronx Week Food and Arts Festival - CLICK HERE

2010 BRONXBORO CHAMPIONSHIP LINKS

2010 BRONXBORO PROMO VIDEO

MORE 2010 BRONXBORO VIDEOS

2010 BRONXBORO RESULTS

2010 BRONXBORO CHAMPIONS PHOTOS

Bye Of East Hampton Wins Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships ...
 Hometown Champion Wrestles to the Top > YourNabe.com > Bronx
Arm-Wrestling Championship Crowns 58-Year-Old Woman 'Queen of Arms

 

 

NEW VIDEOS

http://videos.apnicommunity.com/Video,Item,1423699888.html
 
http://femalemuscle.com/tag/bronxboro/
 
http://www.atomic-noodle.com/New+York+Arm+Wrestling/
 
http://videos.wittysparks.com/id/3193660716/
 
http://www.nartube.net/26eb6d95c4:fsEAyvRq2_Y.html

 

2010 BRONXBORO CHAMPIONSHIPS - MAY 23, 2010

PROMO VIDEO

RESULTS

RIVERDALE PRESS

DEMOTIX - NEWS BY YOU

MIKE BYE - ARMSTAR AWARD - HAMPTONS.COM

UNIVISION PRE TOURNEY TV SHOW

 

PROMO VIDEO

RESULTS

RIVERDALE PRESS

DEMOTIX - NEWS BY YOU

MIKE BYE - ARMSTAR AWARD - HAMPTONS.COM

UNIVISION PRE TOURNEY TV SHOW

 

AMREICA.GOV

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2009 NY GOLDEN ARM SERIES FINALE

Televised - 2009 Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions - http://micurl.com/fzrvy

SEE IT! 2009 EMPIRE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP - VIDEO

 

2009 SUPERCUTS EMPIRE STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS - PRESS RELEASE AND RESULTS!!!

 

NEWS ARTICLES

VIDEOS

TIMES NEWSWEEKLY.COM

ADAM KATZ 176lb RIGHT Champion (Amature)

QUEENS CHRONICAL

SHAWN LATTIMER(NJ) VS. OZGUR KIZGIN (TURKISH AMERICAN SPORTS CLUB)

PICTURES

AKMAL VS OLAN 154 RIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (Amature)

PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS         © Billy Tompkins

OZGUR VS. VINIKOOR

PHOTOS - GOOD SHOTS!!!

 

PHOTOS - AWARDS

 

MORE PHOTOS

 

 

 QUEENSBORO NEWS RELEASE AND OFFICIAL RESULTS- CLICK HERE

Jason Vale (L) defeats Mike Selearis for the title of Queens Strongest Arm during the

27th Annual White Castle Queensboro Arm Wrestling Championships in Floral Pk, New York on September 20, 2009.

Photo by Jeff Bachner - CLICK HERE FOR REUTERS ARTICLE



 

            Arm Wrestling | Reuters.com
 http://micurl.com/agbFr
Timeout NY- http://micurl.com/cEtth
http://blogs.journalism.cuny.edu/thomasvineeth/2009/09/25/the-sounds-of-arm-wrestling/
Jason Vale (Strongest Arm) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3z9eI_mB9mM
Write Up Sept. 24  ARM WRESTLING 
Write Up Sept 24 ARMED AND DANGEROUS
Strongman's battle back from cancer

 

 

June 20, 2009 27th Annual White Castle Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championships

RESULTS

Photo:Jeff Bachner / Reuters - CLICK HERE

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg takes on 2nd Place winner Michael Selearis

during a campaign stop at the 27th annual Arm Wrestling Championships in the Brighton Beach neighborhood of Brooklyn on August 30, 2009.


                                                                                                                            Photo: Valentin Boros
NYC Mayor Mike Bloomberg takes on New York Arm Wrestling
Association President Gene Camp at the 27th Annual White Castle Kingsboro
Arm Wrestling Championships at the Brighton Jubilee Festival in Brooklyn. The event
was staged as an endorsement to re-elect the best mayor NYC ever had.
 
                                                                                   Photo: Gary Roberts ArmwrestlingTV
The Champion Giorgi Gelashvili from Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn (Left) in a fierce final match with Mike Selearis from Elmhurst, Queens for the $1,000 cash prize and the title of Brooklyn's Strongest Arm. The event was held at the 27th Annual White Castle Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championships at the Brighton Jubilee Festival in Brooklyn. The Proud Sponsor was White Castle
 
Reuters Part 1 and 2: http://micurl.com/xrugG &  http://micurl.com/fyjqg
Kingsboro  Photos Part 1 - http://micurl.com/dAwla
Tom Martinez Photo Blog: - http://micurl.com/FGewx
Times News Weekly: http://micurl.com/aaAyv
Times News Weekly (Mayor Bloomberg) http://micurl.com/BFlsv
Brooklyn Eagle: http://micurl.com/canqa
Timeout NY Magazine: http://micurl.com/goBvb

June30, 2009 26th Annual White Castle Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships

RESULTS CLICK HERE

VIDEO CLICK HERE

whitecastle-bb_th
New York Armwrestling® Association – nycarms.com
Headquarters: 718-544-4592 – nyawa@aol.com
Tournament Contacts: Dan Fortuna, Jared Vale, Mike Selearis, Gene Camp
THE NEW YORK GOLDEN ARM SERIES CHAMPIONSHIPS
26th ANNUAL WHITE CASTLE 'BRONXBORO'
Armwrestling Championships
Held at the
Bronx Week Food & Arts Festival
MEDIA COVERAGE
Bronx Times, Norwood News, Cabletelevision, Bx-News 12 TV 
June 30, 2009 White Castle 27th Annual Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Photos

SEE IT NOW! Fox 5 TV Good Day New York
http://www.myfoxny.com/dpp/good_day_ny/090619_Mike_Woods_Arm_Wrestles_for_Bronx_Week
SEE IT NOW! REUTERS
http://www.reuters.com/article/yourView/idUS0y8rg6kiojqrgreogkgvqetpskdy5dw220090626
SEE IT NOW! Timeout New York Magazine
http://newyork.timeout.com/events/city-picks/289317/26th-annual-white-castle-bronxboro-arm-wrestling-championships#rate-comment
See it Now! Bronx Week Food and Arts Festival Golden Arm Wrestling ...
NYMetroParents.com Event Calendar - http://www.nymetroparents.com/
Part 1- http://www.flickr.com/photos/40091126@N06/ 
See it Now!  http://www.kodakgallery.com/ViewSlideshow.action?&collidparam=79552201205.264409330805.1246991528910
In Cooperation with the City of New York Parks & Recreation
Bronx Borough President Rubin Diaz, Jr. & Bronx Tourism Council
June 19, 2009 - Fox 5 TV Good Day New York Morning Show

The New York Arm Wrestling Association gears up for early morning
exhibition for upcoming Bronx Week Festival and Parade featuring the White Castle
Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships and Crowning of the Bronx Strongest Arm

Fox 5 TV Weatherman Mike Woods interviews New York Arm Wrestling Association
founder and president Gene Camp about the history of the Bronxboro Championships

Bronx Borough President Rubin Diaz, Jr. takes on Jason Vale a former NYC King of Arms
who won National, World and Big Apple Grapple International Championships

Akmal Khudayberganov from Uzbekistan takes on Mike Woods LIVE on Fox 5 TV

Fox 5 TV Weatherman Mike Woods wraps it up with everyone who
participated in the Bronx Week Good Day NY Morning Armwrestling exhibition 
Sanctioned By: New York Armwrestling® Association – nycarms.com

April 18, 2009 - White Castle

32nd Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International

Results

Photos

Awards Ceremony Photos
NYC Big Apple Grapple Photos by Jeff Bachner
More Photos

 2009 Big Apple Grapple: PhotosBigDog's Picture Page : photos : NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm Wrestling Championships 2009

Fox Televised Exhibitions

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2_BWjcJIvI&feature=channel_page

Big Apple Grapple Videos

2009 NYC Big Apple Grapple Trailer Part I

2009 NYC Big Apple Grapple Trailer Part II

2009 Big Apple Grapple: Video Arm Wrestling Mania (video) - Pavement Pieces


TimesNewsWeekly - April 9, 2009

WNBC-TV NEWS- April 17, 2009 - The New York Arm-Wrestling Association IS ARMED AND DANGEROUS: Got what it takes to arm-wrestle your way to greatness at the Big Apple Grapple International Arm-Wrestling Championships? ...

New York Daily News - 2009 NYC Big Apple Grapple Write-Up
Queens Courier - April 15, 2009 Putting her best arm forward
BY TONIA N. CIMINO To that end, the 21-year-old from South Ozone Park will compete in the 32nd Annual White Castle NYC Big Apple Grapple International Arm ...

Read Media - Men and Women Battle for NYC King and Queen of Arms Crowns ReadMedia (press release) and more »

 

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Big Apple Grapple Features - Lajos Konya
Champion Armwrestler / Bodybuilder / Model
See Video Now!

NYAWA 2009 White Castle Big Apple Grapple Arm Wrestling Championship

 

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November 13, 2008

31st Annual White Castle Empire State Golden Arm
Tournament of Champions
Presented By

Supercuts, NewYork.com, Captain's of Crush Grippers

Slide Show- Pro Results / Amateur Results
Pro Ceremony Photos
/ Amateur Ceremony Photos

November 13, 2008 - 2008 EMPIRE STATE VIDEO CLIPS - Videotaped by Jared Vale
Televised - NTD - TV CLIP

Flori beats Norm Devio - Great Match

Cadorette Elbow foul vs Bagent

Bagent Elbow foul vs Cadorette

Cadorette Bagent Drama

Vale VS Klemba Matches:
1,2,3,4,5,6

Cadorette VS Bagent First Strap Match - Nice press Jerry - VIDEO TO COME

Goldwyn from Jamaica vs Eric Dwyer - Strap

Jason Vale Vs Artek - Straps

Charles Link VS Shane

Charles Link Vs Greg Gavin

Angel Beats Klemba Left Straps

Adam Loses Right

Adam wins Championship Right

Ladies Battle

Giorgi Beats Dwyer

Akmal Wins right straps

Kristen Wins 1

Kristen Wins 2

Julio beats Whitestone

Jason beats Matt from Upstate

Akmal beats Mike Bye Right

Angel loses to Klemba Left

 

 

 

 

 

August 23, 2008

Photos  

July 26, 2008
26th Annual Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championships featuring The Strongest Arm in Brooklyn

NY Daily News - July 26, 2006 Kingsboro- Audio/Video (Make sure you can hear it!) / Photo's / Video of the Day: NY Arm Wrestling competition

2008 KINGSBORO CHAMPIONSHIPS

Flickr 2008 Kingsboro Photos - http://micurl.com/buvzj

 

July 26, 2008 - 26th Kingsboro Golden Arm Championships - VIDEOS

June 22, 2008
31st Annual NYC Big Apple Grapple International

SportsNet NY (SNY-tv) - June 22, 2008 - NYC Big Apple Grapple Video
July 25, 2008 Fox News 'Kingsboro' Promo Clip
NYC Big Apple Grapple XXXI - Staten Island Advance:
Arm wrestle ... and see the world
HALL BROTHERS ARMED AND DANGEROUS
June 18, 2008
CW-11-TV Big Apple Grapple TV Promo Clip (click on RIGHT in Larry's World menu / Apple Grapple)
June 18, 2008 SportsNet New York (SNY-TV) The Big Apple Grapple Tim Bresnan Challenge
June 22, 2008 Westsider - PDF

June 22, 2008 - 31st NYC Big Apple Grapple International - VIDEO
Big Apple Grapple - Javits Center Features Lajos Konya

Now Chelsea News 08 Big Apple Grapple
NYC Big Apple Grapple Promotional Exhibition Televised Live!
Big Apple Grapple Daily News
SportsNet NY (SNY-TV): Ray Darling is a Champion
NY Daily News: Our reporter grapples with arm wrestling championship
Baltimore Sun: Arm wrestling competition descends on city - baltimoresun.com
Chicago Tribune: Arm wrestling competition descends on city -- chicagotribune.com
Big Apple Grapple: - Yahoo! Buzz

April 18, 2009
Big Apple Grapple
Results - Awards

November 13, 2008
31st Annual White Castle Empire State Golden Arm
Tournament of Champions
Slide Show Presented By Supercuts, NewYork.com, Captain's of Crush Grippers

Pro Results /Amateur Results
Pro Ceremony Photos / Amateur Ceremony Photos
Slide Show

Nov. 15, 2007
30th Annual White Castle Empire State
Golden Arm Tournament of Champions

1 - 30th Annual WHITE CASTLE EMPIRE STATE GOLDEN ARM TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS 
2 -  The New York Post / 07' Empire State Video - Click here
3 - NY Newsday / 07' Empire State Video - Empire State Arm Wrestling
4 - NPR NEWS TV - Video - Over the Top: Arm Wrestling for Glory
5 - Telemundo47 - Angel Cosme featured on Telemundo - TV
6 - PressPass TV -
http://presspass.tv/myPlayer/player.swf?ini=265
7 - United Press International (UPI) - The 30th Annual White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament
8 -  SNY-TV Empire State Arm Wrestling -  SportsNet New York SNY-TV
9 - United Press International (UPI) White Castle Empire State Arm Wrestling Album 
10 NYU-TV: NYU-TV Empire State
11 - Times News Weekly - Mirline Berrouet - Read MORE...
12 - The New Yorker - Empire State Golden Arm Championships featured in The New Yorker
13 - Internet Empire State Arm Wrestling on Scoreboard Gourmet
14 - Empire State on
NYC Sports News
15 - Columbia Spectator - Arm Wrestlers Duke It Out in Bus Station
16 - 07' Timeout New York Magazine

17 - 07' Times Ledger: South Ozone woman arm wrestling champ
18 - NY Daily News Photo -  Alex Josowitz talks all things arm wrestling
19 - Daily News Photo: First Person: Mirline Berrouet discusses her strong-arm tactics
20 - Daily News Photo: - Jason and Michael Hall discuss their shared hobby
21 - New York Times Empire State Arm Wrestling MVP's Marcio Barboza Mirline Berrouet Featured in New York Times Read more …
22 - 07' Empire State Championships: Arm Wrestling Queen Sets Sights Sky High
23 - Shaun Lin Feature Story

24 -New York Daily Photo:  http://nycdailyphoto.blogspot.com/2007/09/big-apple-grapple-xxx.html

25 - Staten Island Advance: Shaun Lin - This guy knows how to strong-arm - East Shore - SILive.com

September 16, 2007

30th White Castle NYC Big Apple Grapple

International Championships

1 - White Castle Big Apple Grapple XXX Pro Results

2 - White Castle Big Apple Grapple Pro Award Ceremony Photos

3 - NYC White Castle Amateur Results

4 - White Castle Big Apple Grapple Amateur Award Ceremony Photos 

5 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/epicuriouseliane/1394837530/ 

6 - http://nycdailyphoto.blogspot.com/2007/09/big-apple-grapple-xxx.html

July 28, 2007

25th Annual White Castle Kingsboro Championships & Brooklyn's Strongest Arm


ARSEN SHOSHISHVILI

MIRLINE BERROUET

1- White Castle 25th Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championship July 28, 2007
Photos
2 - July 28, 2007 Street Games - July 28, 2007 SportsNet New York SNY-TV ( Kingsboro Championships and Brooklyn's Strongest Arm) Part I
3 - July 28, 2007 Street Games - July 28, 2007 SportsNet New York SNY-TV ( Kingsboro Championships and Brooklyn's Strongest Arm) Part II
5 - July 26, 2007 FOX 5 Good Day NY Clip: MyFox New York | Anne About Town: Arm Wrestling Championship
6 - July 26, 2007 Good Day New York Morning Show
7 -
2007 Kingsboro - Brooklyn's Strongest Arm Write Up
8 - NY Daily News: -
All hopes pinned on arm wrestlers
9 - Kingsboro:
Courier-Life Publications - ‘Arms race’ reaches a fever pitch
10 - Kingsboro
 - Yo' Brooklyn Straight From The Bleachers:
11 - 
Click Here Ladies Brooklyn Arm Wrestling  

June 24, 2007

24th Annual White Castle Bronxboro Championships & Bronx Strongest Arm

White Castle Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships June 24, 2007 Professional  Amateur - Photos - Ceremony - FOX NEWS
June 21, 2007  CW 11 NEWS CLIP: - http://nycarms.com/Presentations/GEC001-002.wmv
June 24, 2007 FOX NEWS CHANNEL: - http://nycarms.com/Presentations/GEC001-001.wmv
June 24, 2007 - Bronxnet 07’ Bronxboro 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yi0F8nIq7ik&eurl=http://nycarms.com/Directory_Links/Videos.htm
June 24, 2007 - Bronxnet 07’ Bronxboro 2
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93G92Khn6uw&eurl=http://nycarms.com/Directory_Links/Videos.htm

June 10, 2007

1st Annual Take EM’ Down for Diabetes on Long Island

TAKE 'EM DOWN FOR DIABETES June 10, 2007
Photos

June 11, 2007 Newsday Photo

 

Alex Josowitz and Angel Cosme come to grips on Long Island

for Lions Club Diabetes Fundraiser

 

NEW YORK

ARMWRESTLING TELEVISION -2007

1 - Nov. 15, 2007 SNY-TV Empire State Arm Wrestling -  SportsNet New York SNY-TV

2 - Nov. 15, 2007 The New York Post / 07' Empire State Video - Click here

3 - Nov. 15, 2007 NY Newsday / 07' Empire State Video - Empire State Arm Wrestling

4 - Nov. 15, 2007 NPR NEWS TV - Video - Over the Top: Arm Wrestling for Glory

5 - Nov. 15, 2007 PressPass TV - http://presspass.tv/myPlayer/player.swf?ini=265

6 NYU-TV: NYU-TV Empire State

7 - July 28, 2007 Street Games - July 28, 2007 SportsNet New York SNY-TV ( Kingsboro Championships and Brooklyn's Strongest Arm) Part I

8 - July 28, 2007 Street Games - July 28, 2007 SportsNet New York SNY-TV ( Kingsboro Championships and Brooklyn's Strongest Arm) Part II

10 - July 26, 2007 FOX 5 Good Day NY Clip: MyFox New York | Anne About Town: Arm Wrestling Championship

11 - June 21, 2007  CW 11 TV  http://nycarms.com/Presentations/GEC001-002.wmv

12 - 07' CW 11 Morning Show: http://video.aol.com/video-detail/fox-5-news-arm-wrestling-promo-featuring-sean-ringgold-/1346349654

13 - June 24, 2007 FOX NEWS CLIP: - http://nycarms.com/Presentations/GEC001-001.wmv

14 - 07' Fox News Clip: http://video.aol.com/video-detail/bulging-biceps/766567104

15 - 07' Street Games: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1FwLjZj-6C4&eurl=http://video.aol.com/video-detail/snytv-street-games/3102403521

16- July 24, 2007  Sports and Arm Wrestling BCAT TV - Sports Talk   http://www.briconline.org/bcat/multimedia/video/sports_talk/260/260_hi.wmv

17 - June 24, 2007 - Bronxnet 07’ Bronxboro 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yi0F8nIq7ik&eurl=http://nycarms.com/Directory_Links/Videos.htm

18 - June 24, 2007 - Bronxnet 07’ Bronxboro 2

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93G92Khn6uw&eurl=http://nycarms.com/Directory_Links/Videos.htm

New York Arm Wrestling Television Archives

 

A - 06' Big Apple Grapple:  06' Big Apple Grapple Video - See it Now!

B - 06' Big Apple Grapple: http://www.strengthnet.net/bag2006/index.html

C - 06' Big Apple Grapple: http://video.aol.com/video-detail/2006-big-apple-grapple-arm-wrestling-contest/184000648

D - 06' Big Apple Grapple Interview: http://video.aol.com/video-detail/fox-5-news--channel-11espn-featuring-the-rockaway-flash/2766011022

E - 06' Big Apple Grapple Interview:http://video.aol.com/video-detail/fox-5-news--channel-11espn-featuring-the-rockaway-flash/2448709125

F - 05' Maxim Mag: http://www.maximonline.com/BigAppleGrapple/video/379.aspx?src=PVid

G - 05' Empire State Championships: http://www.newyorkontap.com/Events.asp?id=175

H - 2005 Queensboro Match: MVP Challenge Charles Link vs 'The Rockaway Flash'

I - 2005' Empire State Championships: VIDEO - FINAL MATCH BETWEEN CHARLES LINK FROM YONKERS, NY. AND ALEXANDER POZDNYAKOV FROM RUSSIA

J - 2005 Empire State Championships: THE ROCKAWAY FLASH SEAN RINGGOLD FROM ROCKAWAY PARK, NY ELIMINATED THE NY STATE CHAMPION John Ruggiero from Schenectady, NY IN THE FINALS -

K - 03' Empire State Championship: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SwRZ4nIEc-c

L - 2000 Empire State Championships: SEE IT NOW - 2000 Empire State Golden Arm

M - Cynthia Yerby Radio Interview: Cynthia Yerby Radio Interview

N - 2002 NYC Junior Championships: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rshpWmyGNIk

0 - 1987' Stallone ‘Lincoln Hawk’ vs Bull Hurley - Over the Top: http://technorati.com/videos/youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DtxUIq2O3wPE

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New York Armwrestling Photo Album 2007

1 - Nov. 15, 2007 30th Annual WHITE CASTLE EMPIRE STATE GOLDEN ARM TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS 

2 - Nov 15, 2007 United Press International (UPI) - The 30th Annual White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament


3 - Nov 15, 2007 United Press International (UPI)
White Castle Empire State Arm Wrestling Album 

4 - 9/16/07 PROS - White Castle Big Apple Grapple Pro Award Ceremony Photos

5 - 9/16/07 AMATEURS - White Castle Big Apple Grapple Amateur Award Ceremony Photos 

6 - 9/16/07  New York Daily Photo:  http://nycdailyphoto.blogspot.com/2007/09/big-apple-grapple-xxx.html

6 - 9/16/07 From Flickr: http://www.flickr.com/photos/epicuriouseliane/1394837530/

7 - 7/28/07 White Castle 25th Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championship July 28, 2007 -

8 - 7/28/07 Kingsboro Ceremony Photos -  

9 - 7/26/07 Fox 5 Good Day New York Morning Show -

10 - 2007 Kingsboro - Brooklyn's Strongest Arm Write Up 

11 - http://www.lexiphane.com/mt/archives/2007/07/

  12 - 6/24/07 Fox News Channel - 24th ANNUAL BRONXBORO GOLDEN ARM CHAMPIONSHIPS June 24, 2007 -

  13 -6/24/07 Bronxboro Award Ceremony

  14 - 6/21/07- CW-11 TV Morning Show LIVE with Larry Hoff and New York Arm Wrestling Association for The Bronxboro Championships TV Promo at White Castle in the Bronx June 21, 2007

  15 - 6/10/07 Long Island: Take 'Em Down for Diabetes June 10, 2007

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New York  Arm Wrestling Photo Album Archives

12/16/06 -  Empire State Tournament of Champions December 16, 2006  Gawker Magazine: http://gawker.com/news/team-party-crash/team-party-crash-29th-annual-empire-state-golden-arm-tournament-of-champions--galloping-green-tavern-222472.php

3/26/06 NYC Big Apple Grapple Champions<>Awards<>General 

New York Press - STEVE MCCAULEY - Arms Dealers on the Intrepid

11/17/05 White Castle Empire State Tournament of Champions

1 - 28th Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions Photos I

2 - 28th Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions II

3 - 28th Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions III

8/27/05 White Castle Long Island Championships Photos

8/8/05 - CW-11 Televised Exhibition at White Castle Restaurant  Photos

8/14/05 White Castle Queensboro Championships  Photos

7/23/05 White Castle Kingsboro Championships Photos

7/2/05 White Castle Bronxboro Championships Photos

6/18/05 White Castle Staten Island Championships Photos

3/19/05 White Castle NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE XXVIII Photos  http://www.boingboing.net/2004/03/29/moment-of-zen-armwre.html

11/18/04  White Castle Empire State Tournament of Champions Photos

9/19/04 White Castle Manhattanboro Championships Photos

8/28/04 White Castle Long Island Championships Photos

8/15/04 White Castle Queensboro Championships Photos

8/7/04 White Castle Bronxboro Championships Photos

7/3/04 New York State Championships Photos

6/6/04 Kingsboro Championships Photos

5/2/04 White Castle 25th Long Island Championships Photos

3/20/04 NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® XXVII Photos

11/18/03 WCBS-TV LATE NIGHT WITH DAVID LETTERMAN  Photos 
 
11/13/03 WHITE CASTLE EMPIRE STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
Photos

9/21/03 WHITE CASTLE 'MANHATTANBORO' CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

9/14/03 NYC JUNIOR ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

8/10/03 WHITE CASTLE 'QUEENSBORO' CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

7/13/03 'KINGSBORO' CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

5/5/03 'BRONXBORO' CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

6/1/03 STATEN ISLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

5/23/03 NYC FLEET WEEK USA MILITARY TEAM CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

5/4/03 LONG ISLAND CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

4/29/03 NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE  CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

3/23/03 BIG APPLE GRAPPLE XXVI  CHAMPIONSHIPS {Photos}

2/13/03 BAR ARM WRESTLING / BULL'S EYE DARTS CONTEST  Photos

12/3/02 LONG ISLAND SIT-DOWN ARM WRESTLING Photos

10/10/02 EMPIRE STATE ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Photos

9/22/02 MANHATTANBORO ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

9/15/02 NYC JUNIOR ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

8/11/02 Queensboro Championships Photos

7/13/02 Kingsboro Championships Photos

6/29/02 Bronxboro Championships Photos

5/26/02 Staten Island Championships Photos

5/24/02 Fleet Week Championships Photos

4/30/02 College Arm Wrestling Championships Photos

4/18/02 BIG APPLE GRAPPLE AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

3/23/02 BIG APPLE GRAPPLE PRO CHAMPIONSHIPS Photos

11/10/01 Empire State Championships Photos

3/29/01 BIG APPLE GRAPPLE CHAMPIONSHIPS  Photos

Various Photos from 1977 - Photo Archives  Photos

T-SHIRT PHOTO ARCHIVES ARMWRESTLING CONTEST Archives

Dec ember 16, 2006

 29th Annual White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions

EMPIRE STATE TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS December 16, 2006

Photos

06' 29th Annual Empire State Championship: http://gawker.com/news/team-party-crash/team-party-crash-29th-annual-empire-state-golden-arm-tournament-of-champions--galloping-green-tavern-222472.php

12/16/06 - Queens Arm Wrestlers Are Best In The World

March 25, 2006

 29th White Castle NYC Big Apple Grapple International Championships

BIG APPLE GRAPPLE CHAMPIONSHIP March 25, 2006

Champion Photos<>Awards<>General

More photos by: Jodi Shapiro - Lens for Hire

06' Big Apple Grapple Video - See it Now!

06' Big Apple Grapple: http://video.aol.com/video-detail/2006-big-apple-grapple-arm-wrestling-contest/184000648

06' Big Apple Grapple Interview: http://video.aol.com/video-detail/fox-5-news--channel-11espn-featuring-the-rockaway-flash/2766011022

06' Big Apple Grapple Interview:http://video.aol.com/video-detail/fox-5-news--channel-11espn-featuring-the-rockaway-flash/2448709125

06' Big Apple Grapple: New York Press - STEVE MCCAULEY - Arms Dealers on the Intrepid

2005 Results

WHITE CASTLE NEW YORK GOLDEN ARM SERIES FINAL EMPIRE STATE GOLDEN ARM TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS XXVIII November 17, 2005
>
Photos<

28th Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions

 28th Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions 2

SCOTTISH GAMES August 27, 2005
>
Photos<

QUEENSBORO CHAMPIONSHIPS August 14, 2005
>
Photos<

BENEFIT August 6, 2005

KINGSBORO CHAMPIONSHIP July 23, 2005
>
Photos<

BRONXBORO XXIII CHAMPIONSHIPS July 2, 2005
>
Photos<

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=6852501695836097431&q=NEW+YORK+ARM+WRESTLING&total=38&start=20&num=10&so=0&type=search&plindex=9  

STATEN ISLAND BOROUGH ARMWRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP June 18, 2005
>
Photos<

05/2005 - Armed and dangerous; the best arm-wrestlers in the world reveal their winning secrets

NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE XXVIII March 19, 2005
>
Photos<>News Release<

http://www.boingboing.net/2004/03/29/moment-of-zen-armwre.html

http://www.barrypopik.com/index.php/new_york_city/entry/big_apple_grapple_arm_wrestling/


2004 Results

NEW YORK GOLDEN ARM SERIES FINAL EMPIRE STATE TOURNAMENT OF CHAMPIONS XXVII November 18, 2004
>
Photos<>News Release<

WHITE CASTLE MANHATTANBORO CHAMPIONSHIP September 19, 2004
>
Photos<

25th ANNUAL WHITE CASTLE SCOTTISH GAMES CHAMPIONSHIP August 28, 2004
>
Photos<

27th ANNUAL WHITE CASTLE 'QUEENSBORO' CHAMPIONSHIP August 15, 2004
>
Photos<

21st ANNUAL WHITE CASTLE 'BRONXBORO' CHAMPIONSHIP August 7, 2004
Photos

UPSTATE ARM WRESTLING TOURNAMENT July 3, 2004
Photos

WHITE CASTLE 'KINGSBORO’ XXII ‘GOLDEN ARM’ CHAMPIONSHIPS June 6, 2004
>
Photos< 7th Annual Belmont Stakes Fair Belmont Racetrack - May 2, 2004
Photos

 4th ANNUAL 2004 Nassau Community College - Photos

NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® XXVII USA - INTERNATIONAL PRO ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS March 20, 2004
Photos - Write Up

NYC Sports Commission:  http://www.nyc.gov/html/sports/html/bigapplegrapple-pr.html


2003 Results

NYAWA Arm Wrestling Chamionships - David Letterman WCBS TV November 19, 2003

NYAWA Golden Arm Series Final Empire State Tournament of Champions XXVI November 13, 2003
>Photos< >Review<>Video<

26th ANNUAL‘MANHATTANBORO’ ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Saturday September 21, 2003
Photos - Review

25th ANNUAL NYC JUNIOR ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS Saturday September 14, 2003
Photos

43rd annual Long Island Scottish Games Saturday August 23, 2003
Photos

26th Annual White Castle Queensboro Arm Wrestling Championship
Saturday August 10, 2003
Photos - Review

21st Annual New York State Arm Wrestling Championship - Wells Old Home Days Results
Saturday August 2, 2003

'Kingsboro' Golden Arm Championship - Saturday July 12, 2003 - Photos - Review

20th Annual 'Bronxboro' Arm Wrestling Championships - Saturday July 5, 2003 Photos - Review

STATEN ISLAND BOROUGH ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS SUNDAY, JUNE 1, 2003  - Photos - Review

NYC FLEET WEEK USA MILITARY TEAM ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS FRIDAY, MAY 23, 2003 - Photos

LONG ISLAND 'OPEN' PRO-AM ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP - SUNDAY MAY 4, 2003
Photos

3nd Annual NASSAU COMMUNITY COLLEGE (NCC) ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2003
Photos

NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® XXVI PRO USA - INTERNATIONAL ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
MARCH 22, 2003
- Photos - Review

L-Magazine - The Big Apple Grapple Goes Over the Top

GOOD TIMES TUNE-UP ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPAND BULL’S EYE DARTS CONTEST - FEBRUARY 13, 2003 >Photos<>Review<


2002 Results

2002 LONG ISLAND TOURNAMENT OF TRADES SIT-DOWN ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS >Photos<

'2002 EMPIRE STATE ARM WRESTLING FINALS 10/10/02 >Photos<>Review<>Press Release<

Manhattanboro Championships 09-22-02 >Photos< >Review<

NYC JUNIOR ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS 09-15-02

>Photos< >Review<

http://www.timesnewsweekly.com/Archives2002/Jul.-Sept.2002/092602/NewFiles/ARMWRESTLING.html

Queensboro 08-11-02 >Photos< >Review<

16th ANNUAL WELL’S OLD HOME DAY’S 08-03-02

Kingsboro 07-13-02 Results >Photos< >Review<

Bronxboro 06-29-02 >Photos< >Review<

Staten Island Borough Championships 05-26-02 >Photos<

Fleet Week Championship 05-24-02 > Photos <

2nd ANNUAL Nassau Community College Arm Wrestling Championships 4-30-02

NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® XXV PROFESSIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP 3-23-02 - Results  Photos

New York Times: Jerry Cadorette Story -  The Arm-Wrestling King Will See You Now

NYC BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® XXV AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP 4-18-02 - Results

 Photos


2001 Results

NEW YORK ‘GOLDEN ARM’ SERIES FINALS

21st Annual Long Island Championships August 26, 2001

Trades Sit Down Championship August 19, 2001

Well Old Home Days August 4, 2001

Kingsboro Championship August 4, 2001

Queensboro Championship July 15, 2001

18th Annual 'BRONXBORO' ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP June 30, 2001

Fleet week Championships May 25, 2001

2001 New York State Championships Cropseyville

Nassau Community College Championship May 3, 2001

Newtown High School Open Championship February 15, 2001

BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® All Pro Event March 29, 2001

BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® Amateur Event April 3, 2001


2000 Results

Tournament of Champions, Madison Square Garden February 4, 2000

Modell's Sports Experience / Jacob K. Javits Convention Center March 25-26, 2000

UNIVISION NATIONAL TV-41 ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP JUNE 21, 2000

16th Annual BRONXBORO CHAMPIONSHIP July 1, 2000

MILITARY SALUTE WEEK CHAMPIONSHIPS July 6, 2000

'KINGSBORO' GOLDEN ARM CHAMPIONSHIPS July 29,2000

14th ANNUAL WELL'S OLD HOME DAYS August 5, 2000

Queensboro Championship August 27, 2000

Columbus Avenue September 17, 2000

Golden Arm Series Championship October 12, 2000

HOFSTRA U.-ARMWRESTLING OPEN November 10, 2000


1999 Results

Fleet Week Competition

Belmont Stakes Fair

Queensboro Open

Bronxboro Open

Macy's Fireworks" LIC "Patti Fund" Festival

Kingsboro 1

Kingsboro 2

Long Island PRO-AM

Manhattan PRO_AM

Intrepid Sea-Air Space Musuem TV Challenge

Invitational challenge


1998 Results

May Competitions

June Competitions

July Competitions

August Competitions

September Competitions

October Competitions


1997 Results

May Competitions

June Competitions

July Competitions

September Competitions

Empire State Championship

 

1977 - 1996 Results Archive

 

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2007 New York Arm Wrestling Season

The 25th Annual Kingsboro and Brooklyn's Strongest Arm

July 29, 2007 - Newsday Photo

Aieks Pretsuashvili and Boris Yusupov at KeySpan Stadium    

NY Sun - Sept. 17, 2007

White Castle NYC Big Grapple International at Columbus Avenue Festival

 

Nov. 16, 2007 Metro News Photo 

 

Fernando Ferriera and Harry Wilson at Port Authority Bus Terminal

for the White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions

November 16, 2007 NY Times

07' NY Times Photo: Marcio Barboza and Todd Opitz

Empire State Arm Wrestling MVP's Marcio Barboza Mirline Berrouet Featured in New York Times Read more …

Nov. 15, 2007 NY Daily News

 

07' NY Daily News Photo -  Alex Josowitz talks all things arm wrestling

Nov. 15, 2007 - NY DAILY NEWS

07' Daily News Photo: First Person: Mirline Berrouet discusses her strong-arm tactics

Nov. 15, 2007 - NY DAILY NEWS  

 

07' Daily News Photo: - Jason and Michael Hall discuss their shared hobby

Nov. 15, 2007 - New York Post

Nov. 15, 2007 The New York Post / Empire State Video - Click here

 

July 28, 2007 - NY DAILY NEWS

Jon Vinikoor and Sean 'The Rockaway Flash' Ringgold

07' NY Daily News: - All hopes pinned on arm wrestlers

  

More 2007 Write ups.....

 

07' United Press International (UPI) - The 30th Annual White Castle Empire State Golden Arm Tournament
07' United Press International (UPI) White Castle Empire State Arm Wrestling Album

07' Bronx Times - Brothers in Arms [READ] - http://www.bxtimes.com/SportsNews3.htm

07' Times News Weekly - Mirline Berrouet Read MORE...
07' The New Yorker - Empire State Golden Arm Championships featured in The New Yorker
07' Internet Empire State Arm Wrestling on Scoreboard Gourmet
07' Empire State on
NYC Sports News
07' Columbia Spectator - Arm Wrestlers Duke It Out in Bus Station
07' Timeout New York Magazine

07' Times Ledger: South Ozone woman arm wrestling champ

07' Bronxboro: http://www.bxtimes.com/Archives.htm?appSession=43559845613505&RecordID=3194&PageID=3&PrevPageID=2&cpipage=1&CPIsortType=&CPIorderBy=

07' Kingsboro http://azaleasnyc.com/blog/2007/08/a_close_match_ladies_arm_wrest.html

07' Big Apple Grapple: http://www.bxtimes.com/Archives.htm?appSession=50459916155373&RecordID=2920&PageID=3&PrevPageID=2&cpipage=1&CPIsortType=&CPIorderBy=

07' Big Apple Grapple: http://www.flickr.com/search/show/?q=arm+wrestling&w=98864524%40N00&ct=6&ss=2

07' Big Apple Grapple:  http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=arm%20wrestling&w=98864524%40N00

07' Bronxboro: West Bronx Blog: Arm Wrestling?

07' Kingsboro:Courier-Life Publications - ‘Arms race’ reaches a fever pitch

07'  Kingsboro: 2007 Kingsboro - Brooklyn's Strongest Arm Write Up

07'  Kingsboro - Yo' Brooklyn Straight From The Bleachers:

07' Empire State Championships:  New York: NYC Arm Wrestling Finals

07’ Kingsboro:    http://azaleasnyc.com/blog/2007/08/a_close_match_ladies_arm_wrest.html

07' Empire State Championships: Arm Wrestling Queen Sets Sights Sky High

 

2007 Results http://micurl.com/yaapE

 

     NYAWA Write ups from the Archives

Dec. 26, 2006 - Fortuna Family Feature Story

Left to Right
Dina, Amanda, Dan Jr., Brianna and Dan
06' Empire State Championships:
<B><I>(Colin Gustafson) </I>Dan Link, left, struggles to beat his brother, Charles, in a semi finals match for the 225 pound division title at the 2006 Empire State Golden Arm Tournament. </B>

Dan Sorrese and Charles Link

12/16/06 - Queens Arm Wrestlers Are Best In The World

06' Big Apple Grapple:


Female arm wrestlers elbow their way to the table

05' Big Apple Grapple:

SEARCHING FOR LINCOLN HAWK: INSIDE THE BIG APPLE GRAPPLE

05' Men's Fitness:

 05/2005 - Armed and dangerous; the best arm-wrestlers in the world reveal their winning secrets

05' Big Apple Grapple:  

News & Views NYC Big Apple Grapple

05' Big Apple Grapple:  L-Magazine - The Big Apple Grapple Goes Over the Top

05' Empire State Championships:

Thrillist : Arm Wrestling

05' Empire State Championships: 

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NYC Arm Wrestling Finals - Gridskipper

05' Big Apple Grapple:  

BRAZIL DOMINATE BIG APPLE GRAPPLE

05' (Reuters) Empire State Championships: RedOrbit - General - New York's toughest fight it out among themselves

04' Empire State Championships:  Maspeth Man Is All Pins In Big Arm Wrestling Tourney

04' Empire State Championships:  Maspeth arm wrestler trains to grapple for Big Apple title

04' Empire State Championships: Maspeth Man wins Empire State MVP Title

04' Michael Selearis Story:

Getting Over The Top: Michael Selearis Story

03' Empire State Championships: TIMES NEWS WEEKLY 11/20/03 - Maspeth Resident takes home Arm Wrestling Crown

03' Queensboro Championships:

Boardwalk Arm Wrestling Hopes To Pin Down Queens Viewers - Queens Tribune

03 'Sit Down Championships New York Times:

NYTimes.com January 5, 2003 Those Biceps are a Girl's Best Friend

03' Queensboro Championships:

The 'Rockaway Flash' Strikes Again

03' Queensboro Championships: TIMES NEWSWEEKLY/Rockaway Flash Pins 03' Queens Title

03' Queensboro Championships: Arm Wrestling Champions Head To Rockaway Event

03' See The King and Queen Photo:

Total Workout Sports Page

03' Fleet Week: NAVY NEWSSTAND FLEET WEEK 2003

02' Sit-Down Championships:  Herald Community- ARM WRESTLING

02' Junior Championships: TOP ARM WRESTLERS GRAPPLE AT NYC JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

02' Queensboro Championships:  

Queens Tribune Online - Armed fo0.0.010175.6188R:00f1b313 E:3260.582917667

02' Empire State Building: Strong Arming the Amateurs in a Flash

02' Empire State Building:The 'Rockaway Flash' Crowned Strongest Arm

02' Empire State Building: And then there was one… Borough champs 'strike back' at the Empire States

02’ NYC Big Apple Grapple: New York Times  The Arm-Wrestling King Will See You Now

02' Queensboro: Rockaway's Ringgold Runs Away with Arm-star, M.V.P.

01' By Steven Cafiero Sr. A tribute to his son:

Steven Cafiero poem

01' In Memory:

The Steven Cafiero Jr. Story

01' Queensboro: Queens Strong Like Bull In Arm Wrestling Match by Katy Silverstein

01' Bronxboro: Fortuna Family July 2, 2001

01' Gene Camp Talks Arm Wrestling: Strong-arm Tactics June 30, 2001

01' Top of the World Trade Center before 9/11: Times Beacon: Amanda Fortuna, April 11, 2001

BIG APPLE GRAPPLE® Amateur Event April 3, 2001
 
Defending Manhattan Borough Champion Peter Bregman wins -  http://micurl.com/jnlif

01' Top of the World Trade Center before 9/11: Trying to win hands down

01' Top of the World Trade Center before 9/11: Grappling with Global Armament

New York Times Archives

New York Times: Golden Arms Tourney Continues a Quest

New York Times: The Arm-Wrestling King Will See You Now

New York Times: Bring Your Biceps, Liniment and a High Pain Threshold

New York Times: Gene (the Champ) Camp, Legend in His Own Bar

New York Times: LONG ISLAND JOURNAL; Those Biceps Are A Girl's Best Friend

New York Times: Friendly Hand-to-Hand Combat

New York Times: Mano a Mano

2000 Empire State Championships:

 

Safarian Slams his way to victory

2000 Patrick Baffa Story:

 On the Table, Baysider Baffles His Opponents

2000 Junior Championships:

 Nasir First Place February 15, 2001

2000 Jason Vale Story:

Biceps and Bibles - Queens Tribune

New York Arm Wrestling in Books

Arm Wrestling, How to Become a Champion: By Ernie Jefferey

I Shot New York: By George Plimpton & Ralph Ginzburg

Work and Other Sins: by Charlie LeDuff


Gene Camp Write ups



 

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