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COMING TO GRIPS FOR LONG ISLAND'S STRONGEST ARM LI Golden Arm Championships featured at Mulcahy's Pub - Sponsored by Coors Cash Prizes, Men and Women, All Weight Classes

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For Immediate Release
Date: July 6, 2011

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Contact: NYAWA - Gene Camp - (718) 544-4592 or
Mulcahy's Pub 631-696-1111

LI Golden Arm Championships featured at Mulcahy's Pub - Sponsored by Coors Light

Centereach, LI., NY. July 6, 2011 - Spectators are invited to watch or compete as the New York Arm Wrestling Association and Mulcahy's Pub presents the 33rd Annual Coors Light Long Island Arm Wrestling Championships at Mulcahy's Pub 1702 Middle Country Rd. Centereach, NY 11720 on Sunday, July 31, 2011 at 1:30 p.m. General Admission is $5.00 and there are up to 14 weight classes with categories for both amateurs and pros. Entry fees are $20 for men, $15 for women and no residency requirements. The day's highlight is the crowning of Long Island's Strongest Arms, belonging to the male (Right and Left) and female overall winners. The Proud Sponsor is Coors Light.

Awards and Certificates will be given for first, second and third place in each weight class and $100 cash prizes will be given to Long Island's strongest man and woman. There are no residency requirements. First, second and third place winners are invited to compete in the 35th Annual Empire State Golden Arm Tournament of Champions to be held at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in NYC on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011

"The Long Island Arm Wrestling Championships are not only one of the best events of the year, with competition coming from the five Boroughs, tri-state and far beyond, but it also has its own local bragging rights based on rivalry between Nassau and Suffolk Counties," said Gene Camp founder and president of the New York Arm Wrestling Association. There will also be team competition with some top names from Long Island including 2010 World Champion Bobby Buttafuoco from Rockville Centre and 2010 NYC Arm Wrestler of the Year Mike Ayello from Deer Park.

The multi-event NY Golden Arm series has won a following among demographically diverse, multi-ethnic, health and fitness conscious athletes and consists of six preliminary championships and the Empire State final.

The next scheduled event is the 29th Annual Kingsboro Arm Wrestling Championships on August, 28, 2011. For schedules, tournament results, photos, videos and much more fans should visit the NYAWA Website at or for more Information call Gene Camp at 718- 544-4592 (30)

Contact: NYAWA - Gene Camp 718-544-4592