Why I love Wrestling (explained using mostly GIFs)

  “You still watch wrestling?” That’s usually the reaction I get when I mention to the average Joe that I enjoy that unique hybrid of live-action theatre and performance art known as professional wrestling. Usually it’s followed up by “But, it’s all fake isn’t it?” Years ago I would have burst into a defensive spiel,… Continue reading Why I love Wrestling (explained using mostly GIFs)

3 insane matches that prove wrestlers are some of the toughest motherf*ckers on earth

Mankind vs The Undertaker – Hell in a Cell I could probably write an entire blog on the toughness of Mick Foley (also known as Mankind, also known as Cactus Jack, also known as Dude Love). Like the time he had his ear torn off his head in Germany or when he received 3rd degree… Continue reading 3 insane matches that prove wrestlers are some of the toughest motherf*ckers on earth

My Pro-Wrestling Post-Mortem

It’s been almost three years since I stopped training to become a pro-wrestler. Most Saturdays at 5pm, I’d walk down to the harbourĀ and boardĀ the 12-hour overnight slow boat to Portsmouth. I couldn’t afford to pay for a cabin, so I’d sleep on the empty seats. If there were no seats free I’d lie on the… Continue reading My Pro-Wrestling Post-Mortem