Events Archive 2012

Wrestlers and Performers from the 60s, 70s, and 80s Making Appearances in the Traditional Mid-Atlantic Wrestling Territory

 

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Masked Superstar, Ron Garvin, Nikita Koloff, Tommy Young, George South, Babydoll and more!

May 30 in Clayton NC!


Click for larger image from Boogie's camp! May 1st!

 

 

September 8, 2012 (Saturday) - Rocky Mount VA

ACW Wrestling (sponsored by "We Care" and Comfort Inn of Rocky Mount VA)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Rocky Mount VA  Belltime is 8:15 PM  Event Poster

Featuring Sgt. Jim Nelson, "Legendary" Eclipso, "The Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, Rich Landrum, and many others. For more info email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit them on Facebook.

 

 

September 9, 2012 (Sunday Afternoon) - Shawsville VA

Boogie’s Wrestling Camp Hall of Fame Museum’s 20th Annual Graduation Bash!

Boogies' Wrestling Camp, Shawsville VA  12:00 Pm  - 4:00 PM  FREE! FREE! FREE!
Located at: 2916 Alleghany Springs Road, Shawsville, VA.
Come witness BWC’s talented students as they graduate, with special honorary guests
"The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff, Ricky Morton, five time Gateway referee of  the year Joel Cockram, and many others. Plus, as always - - "The Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant! Boogie and Angel Valiant would also like to invite you to tour their Hall of Fame Museum, as always, absolutely free of charge! For more info: www.jimmyvaliant.weebly.com  www.angelswrestlingwear.weebly.com  www.myspace.com/boogiemanjimmyvaliant www.jimmyvaliant.com  Or, e-mail us at boogie@usit.net Please follow this link to their facebook page www.facebook.com#profile.php?id=100001686472554

 

 

August 25, 2012 (Saturday) - Gibsonville NC

CWF Mid-Atlantic presents the Johnny Weaver Cup Tournament Finals

New Mid-Atlantic Sportatorium, Gibsonville NC  Directions

Featuring all the stars of CWF Mid-Atlantic Wrestling and honoring the memory, as they do each year, of the legendary Johnny Weaver. This is the 9th Annual Tournament! Visit http://www.cwf247.com/ for more information. Also visit the Gateway's Weaver Cup History page.

 

 

August 25, 2012 (Saturday) - Thomasville NC

AIWF Mid-Atlantic Wrestling "Back 2 School Bash"

Thomasville High School, Thomasville NC  Doors open 6:30pm bell time of 7:30pm.

Featuring "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton, "Mr. No. 1" George South, and all the crew at AIWF Mid-Atlantic Wrestling.  For more info visit AIWF Mid-Atlantic Wrestling

 

 

August 17, 2012 (Friday) - Eden NC

Eastern All-Star Wrestling presents "Wrestle War: A Flair for the Gold" 

All-Star Event Center, Eden NC Bell Time 7:30 PM Event Poster on Facebook

Featuring "The Boogie Woogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, "Mr. No. 1" George South, Reid Flair, Corey Edsel, and all the stars of the EAW. For more information visit their Facebook page.

 

 

August 18, 2012 (Saturday) - Hendersonville NC

RWA Pro Wrestling presents Showcase of the Legends

Xcell Sports Plex, Hendersonville NC Event Poster

Featuring "The Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff, Demolition Ax (Bill Eadie), and more. For more information call (828) 686-0493.

 

 

August 18, 2012 (Saturday Afternoon) - Winston Salem NC

Uncle Frank's Pro Wrestling presents "The Great American Bashing"

Frank Meyers Auto, 4200 N Patterson Ave. Winston Salem NC  3PM \

FREE SHOW FOR ALL!

Featuring "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton, Mr. #1 George South, "Beastmaster" Rick Link, Tim Blaze,  and many others. For more information contact Frank Meyer's Auto or visit www.frankmeyersauto.com

 

 

August 11, 2012 (Saturday_ - Rocky Mount VA

ACW Wrestling (sponsored by "We Care" and Comfort Inn of Rocky Mount)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Rocky Mount VA  Belltime is 8:15 PM  Event Poster

Featuring Sgt. Jim Nelson, "Legendary" Eclipso, and many others. For more info email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit them on Facebook.

 

 

July 28, 2012 (Saturday) - Clayton NC

NCWA Wrestling

Clayton Fitness Center, Clayton NC

Featuring the "Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase, "Mr. No. 1" George South, "Ragin' Bull" Manny Fernandez, "Hurricane "Shane Helms,  Reid Flair, "Mid-Atlantic Outlaw" Louis Moore, George South, Jr., Charlie Dreamer, Matt Houston plus all the stars of the NCWA. For more information Email JlmTerminator8@aol.com or visit their Facebook page at www.facebook.com/ncwawrestling or their page on the Mid-Atlantic Gateway.

 

 

 

July 14, 2012 (Saturday) - Liberty SC

3 Count Pro Wrestling presents "Final Encounter"

Liberty Middle School, Liberty SC

featuring "The Russian Nightmare" Nikita Koloff, The Barbarian, and all the stars of 3 Count Pro Wrestling! For more information, see their event poster on Facebook.

 

 

July 15, 2012 (Sunday) - Mt. Carmel TN

Southern States Wrestling presents WrestleFest 2012

Armed Forces Center Armory, Mt. Carmel TN  7:30  PM   Event Poster on Blogspot
Featuring "Hands of Stone" Ronnie Garvin, "Boogie Woogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, Izzy Slapowitz and many more! Located at 399 Hwy 11w MT. Carmel, TN just 1.7 miles west of old Kingsport Armory. For more information visit  www.kingofkingsport.com or email sswking@aol.com

 

 

July 21, 2012 (Saturday) - Floyd VA

ACW Wrestling presents "A Fight for Dillon Wood"  Event Poster on Facebook

Floyd County High School, Floyd VA  Doors Open 6:30 PM  Belltime 7:30 PM

Featuring appearances by "The Russian Nightmare" Nikita Koloff, "The Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, Sgt. Jim Nelson (aka Boris Zhukov), World Wide Wrestling's Rich Landrum, "The Legendary" Eclipso, plus in action: Former WWE/TNA Women's Wrestling Champion (and Virginia's own) Mickie James! Plus Mid-Atlantic Gateway Referee of the Year Ric Petty, Ken Steel, and many more! A huge charity benefit! For more information email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit ACW Facebook or the "Fight For Dillon Wood" Event Page.

 

 

July 21, 2012 (Saturday) - Kings Mountain NC

EWA presents "Dad You Don't Work, You Wrestle" Book Tour 2012

National Guard Armory, Kings Mountain NC Belltime 8 PM

Featuring Mr. No. 1 George South and all the stars of the EWA. George will have his book for sale at this event. For more information call 704-577-5503, Email southmrno1@aol.com, or visit www.georgesouth.com.

 

 

July 26, 2012 (Thursday) - Dublin VA

ACW Wrestling

New River Valley Fair at the NRV Fairgrounds, Dublin VA

Featuring "The Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, 'Legendary" Eclipso, and many others. For more info email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit ACW on Facebook

 

 

 

July 6, 2012 (Friday) - Eden NC

Eastern All-Star Wrestling

All-Star Event Center, Eden NC Belltime 7:30 PM  Event Poster on Facebook

Featuring Mr. #1 George South and all the stars of the EAW! For more information email easternallstarwrestling@yahoo.com or visit their Facebook page.

 

 

July 7, 2012 (Saturday) - Union SC

Trans South Wrestling

Union County Fairgrounds, Union SC   Event Poster on Facebook

Featuring The Barbarian, Mr. #1 George South, Deon Johnson, K.C. McKnight, Baron Bullard and many others. For more information visit www.facebook.com/transsouthwrestling

 

 

June 16, 2012 (Saturday) - Mt. Carmel TN

Southern States Wrestling presents the Summer Bash 2012

Armed Forces Center Armory, Mt. Carmel TN  8 PM   Event Poster
Featuring Demolition Ax (Bill Eadie), Joe Cazana and many more! Located at 399 Hwy 11w MT. Carmel, TN just 1.7 miles west of old Kingsport Armory. For more information visit  www.kingofkingsport.com or email sswking@aol.com

 

 

 

May 26-27, 2012 (Saturday & Sunday) - Mount Airy NC
Native Wrestling Alliance
presents "Pro Wrestling 2012 On Tour"

Memorial Day Weekend!

Veterans Memorial Park, Mount Airy NC.

Saturday card: Doors open 7 PM and Belltime is at 8:00 PM. All tickets $5.00.

Sunday card: Doors open at 2:00 PM and Belltime is 3:00 PM. All tickets $5.00.

Featuring EWA Champion Mr. No. 1 George South and many others. Will also be making appearance at AIWF Wrestling to sell book at 8:00 PM at National Guard Armory in Mount Airy. For more information contact George South via his website at www.georgesouth.com

 

 

May 26, 2012 (Saturday) - Norfolk VA

AIWF Southside Pro Wrestling presents "Uprising 2"

Norfolk Scope, Norfolk VA  Event Poster

Featuring former NWA/WCW/WWE superstars The Barbarian and Rikishi, plus all the stars of Southside Pro Wrestling. The Barbarian will be doing an autograph signing at the SPW Studio in
Virginia Beach from 12-1pm. For more info and directions go to
www.southsideprowrestling.com  or call 757-301-9885.
 

 

June 2, 2012 (Saturday) - Rocky Mount VA

ACW Wrestling (sponsored by "We Care" and Comfort Inn of Rocky Mount)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Rocky Mount VA  Belltime is 8:15 PM  Event Poster

Featuring Sgt. Jim Nelson, "Legendary" Eclipso, and many others. For more info email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit them on Facebook.

 

 

 

 

August 2-5, 2012 (Thursday-Saturday) - Charlotte, NC
NWA Wrestling Legends Fanfest Weekend: Mid-Atlantic Memories!
Featuring the annual Hall of Heroes Dinner Banquet
Hilton University Place Hotel

Crockett TV Personalities Bob Caudle and Rich Landrum to host this year's event.
Featured guests include: Magnum TA, Tully Blanchard, Ricky Morton, Robert Gibson, Angelo Mosca, Austin Idol, Johnny Powers, Denny Brown, Tommy Young, Jerry Brisco, Thunderbolt Patterson, Les Thatcher, Mr. Wrestling II, Adrian Street and Miss Linda, and Dutch Mantell. More guest announcements coming soon. Tickets on sale now! Visit www.NWALegends.com
 
 

 

 

May 5, 2012 (Saturday) - Morristown TN

The Morristown West Quarterback Club presents Championship Wrestling

Morristown West High School  - Mike Reed Gymnasium

Featuring a special reunion of the Lightening Express in action: Tim Horner and Brad Armstrong! Plus, a special appearance by WWE Hall of Famer "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase, plus many more! 6:00 PM Meet & Greet and refreshments with the wrestlers included with purchase of $15 Golden Circle Ringside Seats. All tickets ($10, $12, and $15) on sale Thursday 4/12 from the football team as well as the Citizen Tribune or www.lakewaytickets.com.

 

 

May 6, 2012 (Sunday) - Shawsville VA

Boogie's Wrestling Camp presents Boogie's 48th Anniversary in Pro Wrestling!

Boogie's Wrestling Camp, Shawsville VA  12:00 PM Noon

Featuring as always the "Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant and special guests Boris Zhukov (aka Private Jim Nelson of Sgt. Slaughter's Marine Corp.) and the "Legendary" Eclipso. As always, admission is free to the camp grounds and the Hall of Fame Museum. 2916 Alleghany Springs Road Shawsville, VA 24162. For more information contact boogie@usit.net

 

 

May 12, 2012 (Saturday) - Rocky Mount VA

ACW Wrestling (sponsored by "We Care" and Comfort Inn of Rocky Mount)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Rocky Mount VA  Belltime is 8:15 PM  Event Poster

Featuring Sgt. Jim Nelson, Jimmy "The Boogie Woogie Man" Valiant, "Legendary" Eclipso, Rich Landrum and many others. For more info email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit them on Facebook.

 

 

April 21, 2012 (Saturday) - Richmond MO

World League Wrestling (WLW) presents SuperBash Tour 2012

Richmond Community Center, Richmond MO     Event Poster

Featuring appearances by former NWA World Champion "Handsome" Harley Race, World Class Wrestling legend Kevin Von Erich, Jason Jones, and Kevin's sons Ross and Marshall Von Erich. This show is also part of the 2nd Annual Harley Race Invitational Tournament. Visit their Facebook page for more information, or visit www.HarleyRace.com.

 

 

April 27, 2012 (Friday) - Mocksville NC

EWA Wrestling presents "Big Family Night"

National Guard Armory, Mocksville NC  8 PM

Featuring "Mr. No. 1" George South and many others. Special Buy One Ticket - Get One Ticket free: you must email George South to get secret Mid-Atlantic Legends Password to use at the door. Email: Southmrno1@aol.com for more information.

 

 

April 28, 2012 (Saturday) - Gastonia NC

SuperStar Wars 2012

Forestview High School, Gastonia NC   6 PM  Event Poster  Promotional Video Spot

Featuring The Rock and Roll Express Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson, The Powers of Pain Warlord and Barbarian, Devon Dudley, "Mr. No. 1" George South, Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake, Chris Hamrick, Mr. Florida,  and many others. Special edition of the "Barber Shop" with Brutus Beefcake. Presented by the Gaston County Sherriff's Office Explorer Post 566 and Griffie Promotions.

For more information visit http://griffiepromotions.com/events/superstarwars/

 

 

April 20, 2012 (Friday) - Burnsville NC

All-Star Wrestling of the Carolinas

Old Burnsville Gym, Burnsville NC (25 School Circle Road in Burnsville)

Doors Open 6PM  Belltime 7PM  Event Poster

Featuring "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton, "Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, "Mr. No. 1" George South, and many others. For more information visit http://www.awcpros.com/

 

 

April 13, 2012 (Friday) - Madison WV
ASW's 6 Year Anniversary Show
Madison Civic Center, Madison WV

Featuring The Powers Of Pain Warlord & Barbarian, Doctor of Style Slick, "Rock N Roll Express" Ricky Morton and many others. Doors open at 6:30pm Belltime 7:30pm. Contact Gary Damron (304) 752-1999 or visit www.aswwv.com
 

 

April 7, 2012 (Saturday) - Rocky Mount VA

ACW Wrestling (sponsored by "We Care" and Comfort Inn of Rocky Mount)

Benjamin Franklin Middle School, Rocky Mount VA  Belltime is 8:15 PM  Event Poster

Featuring Sgt. Jim Nelson, Jimmy "The Boogie Woogie Man" Valiant, "Legendary" Eclipso, Rich Landrum and many others. For more info email MWeddle515@aol.com or visit them on Facebook.

 

 

March 31, 2012 (Saturday) - Tarboro NC

EWA Championship Wrestling presents "The War Dance Never Dies" (War Dance 5!)

Sunset Church of God Softball Complex  7Pm Belltime  FREE FREE FREE!

Featuring "Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, "Ragin' Bull" Manny Fernandez, Baby Doll, "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton, "Mr. No. 1" George South and many others. The legends will share their memories of the great Chief Wahoo McDaniel that day! For more information call 704-577-5503, Email southmrno1@aol.com, or visit www.georgesouth.com.

 

 

March 31, 2012 (Saturday) - Martinsville VA

SCWA Wrestling presents WWE Hall of Famer "Boogie Woogie Man" Jimmy Valiant!

Starling Avenue's Cards & Comics, Matinsville VA    Event Poster

Special Autograph and book signing at Starling Avenue's Cards & Comics ( 937A Starling Ave. Martinsville, VA) from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM. Come joins us for a chance to meet one of Pro Wrestling's true legends. the  "Boogie Woogie Man" Jimmy Valiant!! For more information go to www.scwawrestling.com or email delimma17@yahoo.com. http://www.facebook.com/SCWAwrestling

 

 

 

March 2, 2012 (Friday) - Connelly Springs NC

Professional Wrestling presented by DPA Wrestling & The American Red Cross

East Burke High School, Connely Springs NC  Belltime 8 PM

Featuring "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton vs. "Mr. #1" George South, plus many others. Event to benefit victims of the Burke Country tornado via the American Red Cross. For more information, visit http://dpawrestling.net/. See the event poster on Facebook.

 

 

March 3, 2012 (Saturday) - Thomasville NC

AIWF Mid-Atlantic Wrestling presents "Chair City Clash 2"

Thomasville High School, Thomasville NC  Event Poster

Featuring appearances by Matt Hardy, Hurricane Helms, "Mr. #1" George South, and many others. For more information, visit http://www.aiwfmidatlantic.com/

 

 

March 10, 2012 (Saturday) - Belmont NC

East Coast Championship Wrestling presents "Controlled Chaos"

National Guard Armory, Belmont NC 7:30 PM Belltime

Featuring "The Rock & Roll Express" Ricky Morton and Roberts Gibson, "Mr. No. 1" George South, and many others. For more information visit their Facebook page. Event Poster.

 

 

March 11, 2012 (Sunday) - Mocksville NC

EWA Wrestling presents "Paul Jones Honorary Training Day" and "Suplex Sunday"

National Guard Armory, Mocksville NC  Training at 3:00 PM Show at 8:00 PM

A full afternoon of training before the show starting at 3:00 PM. Referees, managers, and especially anyone that wants to work the ring crew! All ages invited! Anyone training will definitely be included on that night's show. All tickets for the wrestling show $10.00. Bring your family to see you a part of the wrestling show.  Featuring Mr. No. 1 George South and others. For more information on training call 704-577-5503, Email southmrno1@aol.com, or visit www.georgesouth.com.          

 

 

 

 

February 25th, 2012 (Saturday) - Clayton NC

NCWA Wrestling presents the 4th Annual Ivan Koloff Tag team Tournament

Clayton Fitness Center, Clayton NC  Doors open at 6:30  Event Poster

Featuring a special appearance by the "Russian Bear" Ivan Koloff! Plus Jerry "The King" Lawler, "Mr. Mo. 1" George South and all the stars of the NCWA. For more information email JlmTerminator8@aol.com , visit the NCWA Facebook page, or visit the NCWA Event Information Page.

 

 

February 11, 2012 (Saturday) - Asheboro NC

Carolina Wrestling Showcase (CWS) presents "CWS Relaunch"

East Side Community Center, Asheboro NC   Event Poster

Featuring Ax Demolition (Bill Eadie) and all the stars of CWS. Seating is general admission but seats can be reserved at cwsreserve@yahoo.com. Doors open at 7pm. Bell time is 7:30pm. For more information, visit CWS Facebook.

 

 

February 4, 2012 (Saturday) - Seagrove NC

EWA presents "Seagrove Supershow: Reborn"  (and Pizza Bash!)

Seagrove Elementary School, Seagrove NC  Belltime 7PM  Event Poster

Featuring "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton, Baby Doll, "Boogie Man" Jimmy Valiant, "Mr. No. 1" George South, and many others. Plus the return to the ring of George South, Jr. More details to come. Proceeds benefit Randolph County Knockouts Fast Pitch Softball Team. For more information call 704-577-5503, Email southmrno1@aol.com, or visit www.georgesouth.com. INFORMATION PAGE And don't miss the Mid Atlantic Wrestling Pizza Bash, earlier that same day at Big Daddy Pizza, 140 N. Brady St., Ramseur N.C. at 2 P.M. until  3 P.M. There will be an autograph session with Mid Atlantic Legends! Tickets for that nights show in Seagrove will be on sale and the best part - - the Best Pizza In Town!  Info. 336 824 9578 and 704 577 5503

 

 

January 28, 2012 (Saturday) - South Boston VA

Mid-Atlantic Wrestling presents the "Halifax County Brawl"

Halifax County High School, South Boston VA

Featuring appearances by "The Total Package" Lex Luger, The Barbarian, "Rock and Roll Express" Ricky Morton, former WWE star Matt Hardy, and many others. Visit www.midatlanticwrestling.com for ticket information and advance ticket outlets.

 

 


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