Category Archives: video

2002 Documentary On Independent Wrestling

Here is an interesting look at the independent professional wrestling scene from back in 2002: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KKu3F8OhiaQ It features some clips from people you would recognize, some you don’t, and footage from around the world at different wrestling styles.  While most … Continue reading

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Justin Credible Interviews Tommy Dreamer To Help Young Pro Wrestlers

Justin Credible interviewed Tommy Dreamer (who gave this website an over-90 minute interview about becoming a pro wrestler).  Dreamer covered a lot of ground in a short window of time, including the need for passion for the wrestling business and … Continue reading

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Justin Credible Offers Some Solid Advice For Pro Wrestlers

Former ECW heavyweight champion, ECW tag team champion, WWE Hardcore champion, and New England Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame member Justin Credible has produced a series of very helpful short videos for those who either want to become a professional … Continue reading

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Dojo Training At New Japan

Here is some of the training regimen which trainees for New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) had to do back in 2002: Obviously, please consult with your medical provider or physician before you undertake any fitness program.  The moves you see … Continue reading

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Becoming A Pro Wrestling Manager

Bobby The Brain Heenan, one of the longtime pro wrestling managers – and considered one the best of all time, gives several tips and insights about becoming a good pro wrestling manager.  His insights are terrific for those who are … Continue reading

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How To Do A Wrestling Promo

One of the best talkers ever in the professional wrestling industry, Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, discusses the art of doing (cutting) a promo.  There are several points about putting over your opponent’s strengths as well as how not to sound … Continue reading

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Jim Cornette And Percy Pringle Discuss The Wrestling Business

Two longtime pro wrestling veterans, Jim Cornette and Percy Pringle (aka “Paul Bearer”), discuss the wrestling business today versus previous decades: Those who want to know how to become a professional wrestler can do well to take notes on how … Continue reading

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TV Reporter Talks With Wrestling Promoter About Becoming A Wrestler

A TV reporter attempted to “try out” to become a pro wrestler with Resistance Pro Wrestling, run by wrestling promoter Billy Corgan.  Corgan talks about the needed elements to become a professional wrestler as well as running a wrestling promotion:

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Discussion About Drawing Money With Character Depth

Here is an interesting discussion about developing the depth of your wrestling character.  It talks about being natural, turning up the volume on who you are, and making people care enough about you to pay money to see you.  Please … Continue reading

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Local News Story On A Pro Wrestling School

Here is a local news story about independent wrestler Luke Hawx and his Wildkat professional wrestling school: Listen to the students and determine if what they are saying and experiencing is right for you.  If so, click the link below … Continue reading

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