Grubbs hopes to bring home world title
PLYMOUTH — In a few months one local athlete will be competing for a national title.
Mike Grubbs of Plymouth will head to Mesquite, Nev. — just outside of Las Vegas — in early December to make his bid for a world title as a member of Team USA in the XXXII World Armwrestling Champion-ships.
Grubbs, who won a qualifier in Montana and the right to be one of two athletes on the team in his weight class, is hardly new to the sport.
“I guess I’ve been at it for about 30 years,” he said. “I went to the very first armwrestling competition at the Blueberry Festival and won that, and I’ve s