The Lotus Club Fight and Fitness

The Lotus Club Fight and Fitness is raising money for cancer research through a martial arts tournament.

The Lotus Club Fight and Fitness is a local martial arts and fitness gym with two West Valley locations and five locations throughout the state. 

The Lotus Club is participating in Tap Out Cancer, a Brazilian jiujitsu tournament starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25. The tournament will be held at Phoenix College, 1202 W. Thomas Road, Phoenix. Admission is $10 with kids 12 and under free. 

“With this event, teams are created and then given the task of raising donations in exchange for their registration fees. This is a great event, for a great cause,” said Sean Downie, owner of the Lotus Club.

The Lotus Club has raised more than $3,500.

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“All proceeds go to research and better treatment for childhood cancer,” said Downie.