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Results 2/21/15 Benefit for Homeless Vets

Sunday, 22 February, 2015

International Armwrestling Federation & Sam Adams Beer
The Benefit for Homeless Veterans

The Parrot Bar & Grille
1356 Rte 28A
Cataumet, MA

Men’s Right:
0-187. 1st Robert Belley(MA) 2nd Marc Denardo (MA) 3rd. Danny DuBerger (MA)
188-220. 1st Richard Denardo (MA) 2nd Al Lagasse (MA) 3rd Dave DuBerger (MA)
221-242. 1st Harry Bean V (NH) 2nd Ken West (MA) 3rd. Cody McCusher (MA)
243-Up. 1st Kenny Smead (MA) 2nd Harry Bean IV (NH) 3rd Costa Chalpara (MA)

Women’s Right:
1st Rachel Rivers (NH) 2nd Patricia Valler (MA) 3rd. Amanda Ferereiri (MA)

Chris Burns and Graceann Case did a series of challenge matches with the procedes going to Homeless Veterans. A total of $500.00 went to the Veterans.
Referees: Bill Cox & Harry Bean. Brackets done by Priscilla Bean.

Prize Money added to Maine States!

Saturday, 21 February, 2015

Things for the 2015 Maine State Armwrestling Championships on March 7th…just keep getting better and better!!! Thank you to the ULTIMATE ARMWRESTLING LEAGUE for sponsoring the overall champion at this event!!
Men’s PRO right hand and left hand OVERALL winners will receive $250 per arm…that’s $500 in total prize money we will be giving out!!

The Ultimate Armwrestling League has said that if 8 or more females enter the women’s pro classes the UAL will double the overall prize money from $100 to $200 for both left and right!!!!!

Ladies don’t feel left out….Portland Nutrition Corner just messaged me and has stepped up to the plate and offered to throw in prize money ($100) for the WOMENS pro right hand OVERALL winner!! Ladies be sure to check out PNC in South Portland, ME–they support women’s armwrestling so make sure you support them when you need supplements!! Go like their Facebook page!!

Vermont WAL Qualifier – March 14, 2015

Saturday, 21 February, 2015

April 25, 2015 Connecticut State Championships

Sunday, 15 February, 2015

April 25th 2015 Connecticut State Championship!
Presented by Dungeon Crew Armwrestling

Weigh-ins from 11am – 1:30pm tournament starts @2pm

$20 per arm

Roadhouse Cafe
Bank Street
New London, Ct.

Weight classes

Mens Open
Left and Right
0-154, 155-176, 177-198, 199-242, 242+

Mens Amateur
Left and Right
0-176, 177-220, 220+

Mens Masters
Left and right
Light and Heavy classes to be determined

Right Hand Only
Light and Heavy classes to be determined

5lb clothing allowance

First, second and third place awards with Tons of prizes!

Contact info: Tim Bresnan 860-861-2673 or Ron Klemba 860-961-8241

May 16, 2015 IAF Mass State Championships

Sunday, 15 February, 2015

International Armwrestling Federation
All American Bar & Grill

2015 Massachusetts State Championship

All American Bar & Grill
50 Route 134 South Dennis, MA
May 16th 2015

Men’s Right Open: 0-154, 155-187, 188-220, 221-Up
Men’s Left Open: 0-165, 166-198, 199-Up
Men’s Right Novice: 0-165, 166-198, 199-Up
Women’s Right Open: 0-143, 144-Up
Kids: 6-9, 10-12 Kids Free Entry
Entry fee: $20 for 1st entry then $15 for each additional entry
Awards for 1st thru 3rd all classes

Weigh-ins: Noon to 1:30 Starts at 2pm
IAF Sanctioned Event

Results 2015 Rhode Island State Championships

Friday, 30 January, 2015

January 24, 2015
RI Championships Tournament Results
Mens Right Handed OPEN
1st Travis Josselyn
2nd Derrick Mattera
3rd James Fitzsimmons
1st Josh Grant
2nd Abdul S
3rd David Brien
1st Chris Burns
2nd Seth Barnett
3rd Jason Lawton
1st Jerry Caddorette
2nd Chris Burns
3rd Cory Bresnan
Men’s Left
1st Derrick Mattera
2nd James Fitzsimmons
1st Josh Grant
2nd Dan Hall
3rd Austin Meehan
1st Jerry Caddorette
2nd Chris Burns
3rd Seth Barnett
Men’s Novice 177-200lbs
1st Dan Hall
2nd Amoncio DaCruz
3rd Nick Huckins
Novice 200+lbs
1st Dan Hagerman
2nd Dean Banaian
3rd Jason Lawton
Women’s Open
1st Debbie Banaian
2nd Christy Resendes
3rd Kelly Morgan
Thank you to everyone who came out and braved the snow/rain!!!
I would like to thank my referees Bill Cox, Harry Bean III, Jimmy Fitz and Tim Sears!!
You guys made for a very smooth and complaint free day!!
Thanks to Pete Paranzino and Lynda Ibbotson for flawless scorekeeping
I would like to thank all my Sponsors without who’s help there would not have been so many great prizes!
Atlantic Sports Pub
Narragansett Beer
Country Crush Handles
Barnetts Seamless Gutters
Moriarty’s Invisible fence

Feb 21, 2015 Benefit for Homeless Vets Tourney

Saturday, 10 January, 2015

February 21, 2015

International Armwrestling Federation
Sam Adams Beer

Benefit for Homeless Veterans

The Parrot Bar & Grille
1356 Rte 28A
Cataumet, MA

Weigh ins: 2/21/15 from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Starts at 1 pm

Men’s Right Hand Only: 0-165, 166-187, 188-220, 221-242, 243-up
Entry Fee: $20 per entry.

There will also be a few pullers there available for a challenge match. Cost $5 to try, if you win you get a $25 Gift Certificate for the Parrot good till June 1st 2015.

All proceeds including challenge matches will go to Homeless Veterans.
Come on down and give it a shot. Good food there with full bar.
For info call Bill 508-947-8958

12/13/14 Fall River tourney in Mass.

Tuesday, 16 December, 2014

December 13, 2014
Fall River Strong Arm Challenge
The Belmont Club
Fall River, MA

This tournament was changed to a practice due to very low turnout.

Results 12/6/14 Maine Winter Warm-up

Sunday, 7 December, 2014

2014 Maine Winter Warm-up: Pulling for Vets
UAL Affiliated Event
Saturday December 6, 2014

Thatchers Sports Pub and Restaurant
35 Foden Road, South Portland ME

Event start time 1:30pm
Event end time: 6:30PM
Total event time 5 hours

Total entries: 112
States represented: ME NH MA VT CT RI NY ID

REFEREES: Badger Drewes (NH), Chris Gangi (CT), Harry Bean III (NH), Jim Fitzsimmons (MA)
SUPERMATCH: Robin Chandler (ID) 2-0 over Cathy Merrill (NH) Right Hand
Robin Chandler (ID) 2-0 over Cathy Merrill (NH) Left Hand

1. Abdul (NH) 2. Marcin Czembrowski (CT) 3. Daniel Hall (NH) 4. Ronnie Bean (NH)

1. Nazar Simko (CT) 2. Justin Vannah (ME) 3. Jeremy Ladd (ME) 4. Scott Lewis (NH)

1. Trevor Buzzell (NH) 2. Wayne Trunk (ME) 3. Robin Chandler (ID) 4. Paul Saccocia (NH)

MENS PRO LEFT 0-165 (3)
1. Jeremy Meservey (ME) 2. Jesse Vieira (MA) 3. Marcin Czembrowski (CT)

MENS PRO LEFT 166-185 (5)
1.Orin Hubbard (NH) 2. Jesse Vieira (MA) 3. Derrick Mattera (MA) 4. Austin Meehan (MA)

MENS PRO LEFT 186-205 (4)
1.Derrick Mattera (MA) 2. Jay Galipeau (ME) 3. Aaron Hawkins (NH) 4. Walter Meehan (MA)

MENS PRO LEFT 206-235 (5)
1 Seth Barnett (RI) 2. Chris Burns (MA) 3. Paul Maurais (NH) 4. Jim Fitzsimmons (MA)

MENS PRO LEFT 236+ (8)
1. Kurt Howgate (ME) 2. Chris Burns (MA) 3. Seth Barnett (RI) 4. John Jackson (VT)

1.Daniel Hall (NH) 2. Ronny Bean (NH) 3. Austin Meehan (MA) 4. Nate Riley (ME)

1. Nazar Simko (CT) 2. Jeremy Ladd(ME) 3. Dean Banian (NH) 4. Justin Vannah(ME)

1. Wayne Trunk (ME) 2. Jake Rand (ME) 3. Norm Baron (ME) 4. Harry Bean V (NH)

1.Cathy Merrill (NH) 2. Debbie Banian (NH) 3. Kayla Jackson (VT) 4. Samantha Gangi (CT)

MENS PRO RIGHT 0-165 (3)
1. Norm Devio (MA) 2. Jeremy Meservey (ME) 3. Marcin Czembrowski (CT)

MENS PRO RIGHT 166-185 (5)
1. Orin Hubbard (NH) 2. Abdul (NH) 3. Derrick Mattera (MA) 4. Dale Turgeon (VT)

MENS PRO RIGHT 186-205 (6)
1. Orin Hubbard (NH) 2. Nazar Simko (CT) 3. Aaron Hawkins (NH) 4. Derrick Mattera (MA)

MENS PRO RIGHT 206-235 (4)
1. Chris Burns (MA) 2. Seth Barnett (RI) 3. Jim Fitzsimmons (MA) 4. Paul Maurais (NH)

MENS PRO RIGHT 236+ (10)
1.Max Maxwell (RI) 2. Larry Bowie (ME) 3. Chris Burns (MA) 4. Kurt Howgate (ME)

***We would like to send our thoughts and prayers out to Will Fatiger of MA who suffered a broken arm during his match. We hope you have a speedy recovery and will be back soon!!***

Jeremy Meservey wins in NY

Friday, 28 November, 2014

Another big day for Greene, ME puller Jeremy Meservey, taking First Place in the Pro Right 154-pound class and 3rd Place in the Pro Left 154-pound class at the 11/23/14 Empire State Championships in New York.