New York Armwrestling®, Inc.
2011 WHITE CASTLE NEW YORK
GOLDEN ARM SERIES CHAMPIONSHIPS

Contact: Gene Camp 718-544-4592 – nyawa@aol.com
Executive Director: Gene Camp
Directors:  Dan Fortuna, Mike Selearis
Media Director: Jared Vale
Scorekeeper: Chris Colantropo, Jared Vale
Videographer: Valentin Boros
Photographer: Evan Spring
Referees: – Mike Selearis - Angel Cosme - Jared Vale


WHITE CASTLE 28th ANNUAL ‘BRONXBORO’
Arm Wrestling Championships
held at the

BRONX WEEK FOOD & ARTS FESTIVAL

Hosted By the

 Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. & Bronx Tourism Council
In cooperation with the City of New York Parks & Recreation
Proud Sponsors: WHITE CASTLE, CAPTAIN’S OF CRUSH® GRIPPERS
SEE THE PACKED CAPTIVE AUDIENCE IN THE BRONX
AMAZING TURNOUT – CLICK BELOW TO WATCHhttp://www.youtube.com/profile?user=nycarms#p/u/12/fSt9QAXhQrI
AN ESTMATED 20,000 TO 30,000 STOPPED BY TO WATCH THE
28th Annual WHITE CASTLE ‘BRONXBORO’ ARM WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Exciting ‘Bronxboro’ Matcheshttp://www.youtube.com/profile?user=nycarms#p/u/12/Y27f5d5Xl-4

Monday May 23, 2011
See NY Daily News Write Up >> http://url2it.com/fahd
White Castle  Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championships



Monday May 23, 2011

It was a call to arms at the White Castle Bronxboro Arm Wrestling Championship.
Photo: Mariela Lombard NY Daily News

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Monday May 23, 2011


STRONG: Abel Ortiz's friends cheer him on to victory during the New York Arm Wrestling Association annual championships in the Bronx

 

June 6, 2011

See NYC "Queen of Arms" Joyce Boone from Brooklyn featured in Sports Illustrated "Faces in the Crowd"

 >> An Amazing Comeback Story about Joyce Boone who broke her arm while arm wrestling in 1997 and today is the #1 female arm wrestler in New York <<

http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/scorecard/faces/2011/06/06/

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Guests of Honor

 

Guest of Honor: Doris Quinones Executive Director Bronx Tourism Council accepting Certificate of Appreciation from Gene Camp Founder/President of the New York Arm Wrestling Association and referee Angel Cosme

Guest of Honor: Guardian Angels Founder/CEO: Curtis Sliwa Grips up with News 12 Bronx TV on the White Castle Arm Wrestling Stage
See it! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWKDvkCIg48

BRONX MEDIA COVERAGE
Fox 5 TV Good Day NY, News 12 BX TV, Sports Illustrated, Wall Street Journal NY Daily News, Bronx Times, Timeout NY Magazine, Bronx News Network, Much More

 

                                

Gene Camp Founder / President of the NYAWA is interviewed by
Fox 5 TV Good Day NY host Julie Chang about the upcoming White Castle 28th Annual ÔBronxboroÕ Championships at the Bronx Week Food and Arts Festival

SEE THE CLIP BELOW
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O1HcI6u3KZQ

The Best Female Match of the Day
Kerry Chapman vs Deb Trazino
SEE IT NOW! >>> http://url2it.com/faep

SEE! BRONX MVP FINAL MATCH VIDEOS

BRONX STRONGEST FEMALE ARM – FINAL MATCH
Joyce Boone over Angela Annunziata
http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=nycarms#p/u/14/ztT7uMqvY4c

BRONX STRONGEST RIGHT ARM – FINAL MATCH
Lajos Konya over Patrick Baffa
http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=nycarms#p/u/13/JgrGDk90UIw

BRONX STRONGEST LEFT ARM – FINAL MATCH
John Kosmidis over Angel Cosme
http://www.youtube.com/profile?user=nycarms#p/u/12/qUsf8wc-v7I

MAY 22, 2011 – OFFICIAL 2011"BRONXBORO" RESULTS

PRO - 154 (R) Weight Class

1ST  PLACE  Olen Frankivsky Brooklyn, NY. - Ukraine
2ND PLACE Harry Wilson Brooklyn, NY
3RD  PLACE Mike Bye East Hampton, NY.

PRO- 176 (R)Weight Class

*1ST  PLACE John Kosmidis Astoria, NY. -  Greece
2ND  PLACE Harry Wilson Brooklyn, NY
3RD  PLACE Juan Zapata (Not in Photo)  Bronx, NY 

PRO- 176 (L)Weight Class

*1ST  PLACE John Kosmidis Astoria, NY. -  Greece
2ND  PLACE Brian Burgos East Rockaway, NY
3RD  PLACE Juan Zapata (Not in Photo )Bronx, NY (

PRO – 225 (R) Weight Class

1ST  PLACE Patrick Baffa Whitestone, NY.
2ND  PLACE Julio Rosario Bronx, NY.
3RD  PLACE Jason Ferreira Brooklyn, NY.

PRO – 225 (L) Weight Class

1ST  PLACE Angel Cosme Flushing, NY.
2ND  PLACE Lajos Konya Jersey City, NJ.
3RD  PLACE Jason Ferreira Brooklyn, NY.

PRO - 226+ (R) SUPER HEAVY

1ST PLACE Lajos Konya Jersey City, NJ.
2ND  PLACE David Milburn Jamaica, NY.
3RD PLACE Jaelen Vasquez Bronx, NY.

PRO - 226+ (L) SUPER HEAVY

1ST PLACE Angel Cosme Flushing, NY.
2ND PLACE David Milburn Jamaica, NY.
3RD PLACE Julio Rosario Bronx, NY.

PRO - Women 143 (R)Open

1ST PLACE Angela AnnunziataBronx, NY
2ND PLACE Nicki Scauri Maspeth, NY.
3RD PLACE Rachel Kalman New York, NY

PRO - Women 144+(R)Open

*1ST  PLACE    Joyce Boone               Brooklyn, NY
2ND  PLACE     Nneka Green                  Fresh Meadows, NY,
3RD  PLACE     Stephanie Ramos            Glendale, NY.

TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP
1st   PLACE - QUEENS               48- POINTS
2nd   PLACE – BROOKLYN            22 – POINTS
4th   PLACE -    BRONX –              14 POINTS

Captain’s of Crush® Grippers MVP’s
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*BRONX STRONGEST ARM AWARDS
RIGHT WINNER Lajos Konya over Pat Baffa
LEFT WINNER John Kosmitis over Angel Cosme
WOMEN’S OPEN WINNER Joyce Boone over Angela Annunziata

 *Arm-Star Award Won Right and Left: John Kosmidis

Sanctioned AND Supervised By: New York Armwrestling® Association
A Gene Camp Production -  www.nycarms.com