Cheltenham - The Commissioner.With his first pro match in 1986 at 14 Years old Peter Bainbridge became the youngest ever professional wrestler to Step foot in a UK ring. He became 3 Times European lightweight champion by defeating Jim Breaks in a rivalry that lasted 18 months along with winning world. Tag team titles along with Danny Collins, all this as achieved by the age of 17.
He was the youngest ever wrestler to appear on world if sport and a regular on tv Shows of that era. As wrest ling disappeared off our TV screens in 1987 so did Pete But now after a 32 year hiatus he’s back to bring some old school tradition back to something he’s always loved. I’m sure you will come across him at one of our shows watching the young talent with A beady eye as he has stated ‘no one gets an easy ride here I’m running this place.’
Gloucester - Finisher: Catastrophic Stoppage - Height: 6 Foot 1 Weight: 86kgOlly Lloyd is a young and up and coming star in the wrestling world. He has only been wrestling for a few years but has already wrestled internationally in America and Germany on Television – two places he is certainly heading back to! Olly is an ex-champion Gymnast, he started gymnastics at just four years old! He is now a Gymnastics Coach during the week at Gloucester Gymnastics Club and enjoys passing on his high-flying knowledge to the next generation of athletes. Additionally, Olly is also a training stunt performer looking to gain access onto the prestigious ‘British Stunt Register’ – so keep an eye out for Olly flying through the air, on the big screen!!
Stroud - Finisher: The ‘SPLASH’ - Height: 5 foot 11 Weight: 80kgDan Splash is somewhat a veteran in the wrestling world – 12 years in the making! Dan is an extremely technical wrestler who has worked tirelessly for over a decade to gain his status in the industry. A fantastic wrestler, extremely physical and a surprisingly agile athlete. He regularly works for a variety of promotions but SWW is where he feels at home, he mentioned: ‘The SWW fans are a league above the rest, they give such a warm reception every time I step through the curtain and I love competing here!’.
Leicester - Finisher: The Delhi Dropper - Height: 5 foot 10 Weight: 80kgHari Singh is another newcomer in the world of professional wrestling, however his colorful personality is certainly setting him heads above the rest. Hari is extremely fun to watch, entertaining and an all-round nice guy! A Fan favorite here at SWW! Keep an eye out for Hari, although he is certainly a fan favorite and a ‘goodie’ – his hard-working attitude certainly makes him an aggressive character when needed!
High Wycombe - Finisher: The Sleaze Slam - Height: 5 Foot 9 Weight: 85kgDavid Maddox is one of the more interesting wrestlers here at SWW. He defines himself as an example of what ‘sexy should look like’. His pink attire and confident personality make him one to watch (you can’t really miss him). Usually covered in baby oil and admiring his facial features in the mirror; do not underestimate him, Maddox is actually a great technical wrestler too!
Yate - Finisher: The Soul Crusher - Height: 6 foot 3 Weight: 95kgNot a nice guy! Nathan Bane is not here to make anybody happy or to bring a smile to anyone’s face. From the Town of Yate near Bristol, Bane worked on the mines in south wales from an early age before going AWOL across the Brecon Beacon’s and not to be seen by friends or family for around 12 years. From the shadows emerged a rugged, aggressive and destructive person! Nathan is not here for any other reason than to inflict pain or damage!
Bristol - Finisher: The Clifton Downer - Height: 6 foot Weight: 84kgOwen is a great wrestler. He is often seen in tag team matchups or competing against a wide range of opponents. From Bristol, Owen has spent many years training and is now in the prime of his career – having competed against many international stars! He is a great competitor and should be one to watch. He told SWW management that he is ‘hungry for a championship, I’m here to win and I’m here to make sure that I leave with gold around my waist’
Weston Super-Mare - Finisher: The Seaside Slam - Height: 6 foot 4 Weight: 97kgA long time wrestler, heavyweight Danny Media has been wrestling for a number of years and has been under the learning tree of some of the best. Danny is a force to be reckoned with at the huge weight of 97kg, he will be a strong competitor this year in the heavyweight division.
Jonathan Edward Gale
Cambridge - Finisher: The Eton Stomp - Height: 6 foot 2 Weight: 85kgThe College Boy Jonathan Edward gale is a rather interesting character. His father was a member of parliament who pushed for his son to enter the world of medicine or politics. Gale was sent off to private school from an early age and was branded a trouble maker right from the offset. He was often seen giving his fellow schoolmates ‘wedgies’ and inflicting other means of discomfort to them. A rebel from day one, Gale decided to channel his anger in the world of professional wrestling instead – you will need to be on your toes with Gale around, his temper is very unpredictable!
Southampton - Finisher: The Crusher Bomb - Height: 6 Foot 5 Weight: 112kgA man of HUGE proportions, 6 foot 5 and 112kg! Possibly one of the largest athletes to step foot in an SWW ring! Crusher is here to cause CHAOS and to prove to SWW’s fanbase why he is a force to be reckoned with! He is DANGEROUS and without a doubt very ANGRY too! Crusher has told us that: ‘I don’t care who you are, how good you are or how big you are – if you step in my way, GOOD LUCK to you!’
Joseph ‘Ruthless’ Miller
Worcester - Finisher: Piledriver - Height: 5 foot 10 Weight: 90kgIf you’ve never seen someone with a look on their face that says, ‘I want to hurt you’, then here it is! An extremely aggressive and unpredictable character, hailing from Worcester, Joseph ‘Ruthless’ Miller has earnt his nickname for good reason! He has no morals and will not hesitate to cause pain to his opponents
London - Finisher: Boston Crab - Height: 5 foot 11 Weight: 90kgJames Mason is a Veteran in the Wrestling industry. Well respected amongst the dressing room and popular with the fans. Mason is an extremely experienced and knowledgeable athlete! He has wrestled in hundreds of bouts in the past decade and is certainly a competitor who will be challenging for BIG opportunities.
SomersetJaida our resident female MC bringing a bit of sass and energy to SWW shows.
Vanity Tag TeamThe Artist makes up the other half of ‘Vanity’ – the tag team of David Maddox and himself.
Often referred to as ‘strange’ by the audience. The Artist is a rather flamboyant character who also likes to flaunt his stuff like Maddox but sees himself as a pioneer in the ‘art’ of Professional Wrestling.
Tewkesbury, Glos - Finisher: Chokeslam - Weight: 280lbsCueBall is your typical brawler, loves his rock music and his Ale.
You can catch CueBall on international TV and social networking sites.
CueBall is always ready for a fight.
The Lost Boy
Cardiff, Wales“The Lost Boy” Flynn Burden, a product of the Dragon Pro Wrestling Academy in Cardiff, Wales.
He is a tormented soul and damaged by how others have treated him. This has left him wary of others and has a tendency to lash out to make others feel the pain that he feels.
With high impact, hard hitting and impressive agility he isn’t your typical big man. And with his devastating gutwrench powerbomb finish he calls, “End of Line”, Flynn is set to make an impact.
He has had impressive showings against the likes of Big Grizzly, “Bronco” Brendan White and Eddie Ryan, to name a few, showing he isn’t afraid to throw down with the best.
He is a dangerous, untrusting and lost… Find him
Henchman Jim DiehardBig Jim Diehard began training with NWA-UK Hammerlock in 2001 alongside names including Zack Sabre Jr, Jimmy Havok and Finn Balor.
Well traveled super heavyweight that has competed throughout the UK as well as in Spain, France, Belgium and Germany.
Big Jim is one half of the infamous tag team The Henchmen but the last few years has seen The King Of The Beasts compete mainly as a singles wrestler, picking up a couple of championships throughout the UK.
At 6’2 and over 25stone, the bearded Heavyweight Horror is looking forward to smashing the competition at South West Wrestling
English Lion Eddy Ryan
Height 6 foot 2 inch - Weight 220lbs - Hometown PlymouthA 10 year professional, Eddie is a multiple time heavyweight champion, & is one of the premier wrestlers in the South West who is now starting to make big waves across the rest of the UK.
The popular athlete has honed his craft over the years with over 800 pro bouts across the UK, Germany, Belgium, USA & Japan, against many notable top UK & ex-WWE grapplers.
His most recent accomplishments have seen him compete on national TV for the short-lived 5 Star Wrestling, as well as making his in-ring debut for WWE: NXT-UK.
Mr Vain Pete CollinsWorld of sport veteran Pete Collins has been wrestling for 4 decades. Trainer to many 80s Wrestling stars including SWW commissioner Pete Bainbridge.
One half of the famous Collins brothers tag team alongside brother Danny boy. Pete in recent years has adopted a rule bending attitude who loves no one better than himself and a mirror.
Still making in ring appearances look out for him at one of our shows.
Kenny KillbaineAt 6 foot 1 and 280lbs, Kenny Killbaine claims to be the Most Legitimate Fighter on the face of the planet, but that claim isn’t far from the truth!
Having earned the nickname ‘The Bane of the Black Country’, Kenny raises hell wherever he pleases.
Finishers: The Legitimizer (f-5)
The Black Country bomb (air raid siren) Running Senton
DominitaThe Most Dominant force in professional wrestling, at 320lbs she isn’t afraid of any challenge from woman, man or beast!