Indy News Update #1 for September 29, 2010
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Michael O’Brien sent this in:

Join us THIS WEEKEND for two major Northeast Wrestling shows. We have two mega shows Friday & Saturday.

This Friday, October 1, we will invade Waterbury, CT at Crosby High School, 8 p.m. This show is the kick-off of the Northeast Wrestling 15th Anniversary Tour and features a DOUBLE MAIN EVENT of WWE United States Champion Daniel Bryan vs. Shelton Benjamin and Mickie James vs. Awesome Kong.

The following night, Saturday, October 2, Thunder 102 presents Northeast Wrestling THUNDER SLAM, at Liberty High School (125 Buckley Street, Liberty, New York), 7:30 p.m. This show features Mickie James vs. Awesome Kong and Shelton Benjamin vs. Carlito.

Complete information on these shows and our November dates appear below. We hope to see you soon. Thanks for your continued support!

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Independent Wrestling Federation

IWF Pro Wrestling School Open House Tour Sunday @ 11 am
New Beginner Class starts Training this Sunday @ 12 noon

(WEST PATERSON, NJ)– Former Independent Wrestling Federation Champion Fady the Arabian Bull (Fahd Rakman) is the latest graduate to join World Wrestling Entertainment. Former IWF Tag Team Champion and fellow graduate Rob Eckos (Robby E.) just signed with TNA.

You can be the next Raw, SmackDown or TNA superstar by fulfilling your dream as IWF Wrestling School, 32 Willow Way, West Paterson, NJ, hosts a free Open House Tour this Sunday, October 3, 11 am.

Established in 1999, IWF Wrestling School trains hundreds of prospects from 20 states and nine countries that compete in bouts across the world.

This year marks the 11th Anniversary of the famous facility, recognized as the premiere school in the Northeast by countless television news and media outlets.

Kevin Knight, a 14-year veteran, leads classes three days a week covering basic holds and high-flying moves. 22 home-grown graduates performed on WWE Raw, SmackDown, and Pay-Per-View events, including Darren Young of WWE Raw and NXT Nexus.

“Wrestlers excel in our program and receive WWE contracts as a result of our first-rate training regimen, coupled with our friendly and safe environment,” said Knight.

IWF hosts Clinics with WWE Hall of Famers and Legends. Tito Santana, Honky Tonk Man, Dr. Tom Prichard, John Bradshaw Layfield, Young Stallion Jim Powers, Ricky Steamboat, Ken Shamrock, Stevie Richards, Nunzio, and Dawn Marie hosted clinics.

IWF appeared on CBS 2 News, NBC 4 New York, FOX 5 Good Day New York, ABC 7 Eyewitness News, My 9 News, Pix 11 News, News 12 New Jersey, NBC Telemundo 47, Telemundo International, WMBC-TV 63 News, Nickelodeon’s Danny Phantom, Nickelodeon’s WACK, EXTRA, TLC’s A Makeover Story, MSG Metro and WOR Radio 710.

“The local, national and international media coverage we receive solidify’s the fact that we have the best wrestling school in the Country,” Knight said.

School open to men and women ages 18 and up, and the next Beginner Class starts October 3. For boys and girls ages 12 to 17, we host a Youth Fall Clinic on October 16-17.

For prospective students interested in visiting, attend the Open House this Sunday, October 3, 11 am, or attend a Live Event on Friday, October 22, 8 pm or Saturday, October 23, 7:30 pm. New students can enroll in-person, or enroll in-advance at

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