I can remember working with him for the very first time when I came in as a guest coach. He taught Heavy Machinery how to let our personalities shine during matches. 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m) of Matches Moss, who ran the School of … Above is a new "coming soon" vignette for Brown. Johnny Moss. Jonathan Gresham: wXw 16 Carat Gold 2014 - Day 2 Mar 15th 2014: Jon Ryan: def. Draws He had a strong presence and was driven.”, PROUDEST PROTÉGÉS: “I spent a lot of time working with Sasha Banks, and she still comes to the PC to learn. Coffey wrestles for numerous promotions in the British independent wrestling circuit, including Insane Championship Wrestling where he is former 2 time ICW World Heavyweight Champion and a former ICW Zero-G Champion. I am looking for constant improvement, while aiming for perfection.”, BEST PART ABOUT BEING A WWE PC COACH: “Watching talent reach milestones throughout their careers, from walking into the WWE PC and having their first match at a PC Live Event, to progressing through NXT Live Events, NXT TV and, eventually, Raw or SmackDown LIVE.”, TINO SABBATELLI ON MATT BLOOM: “He encourages us to always continue to grow, learn and work on our craft. Mostly known on the English indie circuit, Moss would dazzle fans with excellent technical skills on the mat. 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Weight. Birth Place Set in the heart of the lake district, Egremont Cumbria, ran soley by Johnny Moss, a well traveled pro with over 19 years in ring experience and 15 years of coaching at various levels. Andre Baker According to The Wrestling Observer, UK veteran Johnny Moss has signed with WWE and will soon report to the Performance Center as a coach. In Defiant Wrestling* As much as she has achieved, she is still open to learning! Pro Wrestling World Cup '17 (English Qualifier) 25/03/2017. 4-on-4 Elimination Tag Match. She has a way of making everyone feel welcomed and excited to learn. 8 “Brookside was the finest ambassador British wrestling could hope for,” author Simon Garfield wrote in 1996’s “The Wrestling” … Before coming to the WWE PC, was one of the U.K.’s most prolific trainers, having had a hand in coaching the likes of Sheamus, Nigel McGuinness and former WWE Superstar Wade Barrett …, SUPERSTARS WHO SURPRISED ME MOST: “I have been surprised by the talent from overseas who have never wrestled before and work incredibly hard at learning all the aspects and requirements that the job demands.”, NO. He inspired me as a kid ever since I started watching wrestling. CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Played offensive tackle at the University of Pittsburgh before learning the ropes under WWE Hall of Famer Killer Kowalski … Made a lasting impression on WWE talent scouts when he was invited to train at Dory Funk Jr.’s “Funkin’ Dojo” in Stamford, Conn., one of WWE’s earliest attempts at centralized recruiting, alongside Edge, Christian, Kurt Angle, The Hardys and others … Debuted during WWE’s Attitude Era and went on to form winning units with everyone from Test & Trish Stratus and X-Pac & Justin Credible, to Scotty 2 Hotty and Big Show … Holds the distinction of facing The Undertaker at WrestleMania … A former WWE Intercontinental Champion, as well as a multi-time champion in Japan, where he was long considered the top non-native wrestler on the New Japan Pro Wrestling roster … While there, teamed with and mentored future WWE Superstars Finn Bálor and Karl Anderson … Joined the WWE PC coaching staff in 2014 and was named Head Coach in May 2015. With Amato at the helm, the NXT Women’s division underwent a transformation that helped set WWE’s Women’s Evolution in motion …, COACHING PHILOSOPHY: “I try to teach and empower each individual to think for themselves, figure out what they are good at and highlight it.”, PROUDEST PROTÉGÉS: “I am proud of what Alexa Bliss and Carmella have done since leaving NXT. Johnny Moss was hooked on the likes of Hulk Hogan and The Rock as a child, but has now won a professional wrestling training job in the USA. 18 Height. Internet Wrestling Database. He is beyond creative in the ring and is always trying to learn and expand his mind, just so he can pass the info on. Yet, that would all mean nothing if not for the coaching minds at work in Orlando, Fla. I am so grateful for the opportunity to work with her every day.”, CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: A lifelong wrestling fan, Garland broke into sports-entertainment while still a teenager and even competed in his first WWE match while still in high school … Wrestled throughout the New England independent scene while simultaneously appearing on WWE TV throughout the 1990s … Reinvented himself as the rambunctious Scotty 2 Hotty at the outset of the Attitude Era … Along with WWE Hall of Famer Rikishi and Too Cool tag team partner Grandmaster Sexay, became one of WWE’s most popular Superstars at the time … Though a skilled technician between the ropes, Garland won the hearts of the WWE Universe with his crowd-pleasing antics — including his signature move, the “Worm” … Also found success as a singles competitor, trading the WWE Light Heavyweight Title with Dean Malenko in a breathtaking series of matches … Continued wrestling throughout the 2000s, including several cameos on NXT, before joining the WWE PC coaching staff in September 2016 …, COACHING PHILOSOPHY: “I believe what makes each individual stand out is their personality. 190 lbs (86 kg) Born. Image result for johnny moss wrestler. My values are empathy, compassion, patience and awareness, and I aim to impart all of these onto my students as they learn.”, BEST PART ABOUT BEING A WWE PC COACH: “Every day is completely different and full of new challenges. Egremont, Cumbria, England The man brings all of that power, strength and conditioning with him to the squared circle. Josh Terry becomes the first graduate of The Johnny Moss School of Pro Wrestling 16 year old Terry, who has only missed a handful of sessions since the school opened in October, made is pro debut infront of a packed house at the North Gate Arena in Chester. I’m very proud of both ladies.”, BARON CORBIN ON NORMAN SMILEY: “Norman’s passion for wrestling and teaching future Superstars goes beyond words. Final: Bryan Danielson d. Johnny Moss via TKO (elbow strikes and triangle choke) to win AMBITION 1 She was going places that most guys wouldn’t to become a better wrestler,” Bryan said … Under the name Sara Del Rey, Amato became one of the top wrestlers outside of WWE, not only touring in Japan and Mexico, but also becoming a backbone of women’s wrestling in the American independent scene … During her in-ring career, she crossed paths with the likes of Sami Zayn, Cesaro and Kassius Ohno and defeated one of her idols, Japanese legend Aja Kong … Broke new ground by becoming the first female trainer in the history of WWE’s developmental system in 2012. From battle-tested journeymen to arguably the greatest in-ring performer in WWE history, here are the men and women responsible for shaping the Superstars of tomorrow. 7 * WCPW Loaded #27: 26 Aug 2017 Die Jungen Löwen (Lucky Kid & Tarkan Aslan) v Johnny Moss & Liam Slater v The South Coast Connection (Ashley Dunn & Kelly Sixx) 09:20 Win: Triple threat tag team match to become #1 contenders for the WCPW Tag Team Championship. 18 Appearances of Johnny Moss as a wrestler, https://defiant-wrestling.fandom.com/wiki/Johnny_Moss?oldid=13425, Gauntlet tag team match to become #1 Contenders for the. Brighton, England. Rockstar Spud April Hunter April Hunter Afterwards, Moss's career returned him to the English wrestling circuit. Professional wrestling in the United Kingdom spans over one hundred years but became popular when the then new independent television network ITV began showing it in 1955, firstly on Saturday afternoons and then also in a late-night midweek slot. A Pro Wrestling School in Egremont Cumbria ran by Josh ‘Turbo’ Terry. He fended off James R. Kennedy when he approached Liam Slater in regards to joining Prospect. Weight His first match would be for the National Wrestling Alliance the following year. Dedication and sacrifice is a must, in addition to utilizing all that the WWE PC has to offer.”, SUPERSTAR WHO I KNEW WOULD MAKE IT: “Baron Corbin entered NXT with no experience, but I felt that he had all the intangibles to become a Superstar. 1 RULE: “Always believe in yourself, because I believe in you.”, KONA REEVES ON STEVE CORINO: “Coach Corino has taught me how to be more aggressive in and out of the ring. Statistics and information about the 368 matches fought by Johnny Moss in our events database Until now, there is no biography text. Defiant Wrestling Wiki is a FANDOM TV Community. Hailing from England, Johnny Moss would be trained by Andre Baker in 1998. 1 RULE: “Eyes and ears open. 1 RULE: “Fight Club rule.” (i.e., “You do not talk about Fight Club.”), SUPERSTAR WHO SURPRISED ME THE MOST: “All and none. Andre Baker Johnny Moss Jon Ryan. The past, present and future of wrestling - the world's friendliest wrestling database. She has made such an impact on me and my career in just the few short months I’ve known her. 11 March, 1980 (1980-03-11) (age 40) 1998. Sasha will always talk to me about some of the basics I taught her. It requires teamwork to move through these challenges, and the collective is always bettered when there is a collaborative effort.”, KACY CATANZARO ON SERENA DEEB: “Serena has a lot of experience and knowledge to share, but above all, she has so much heart. She went and lived in Mexico in some scary places to go live by yourself if you’re a woman. A solid understanding of fundamentals and balance are the keys to becoming a great wrestler.”, NO. Rachel Barrington. You will find fewer physiques as impressive as the chiselled-out-granite body of Johnny Moss. Joseph Coffey (born 22 May 1988) is a Scottish professional wrestler currently signed to WWE, performing in NXT UK. Trainer. mosswrestling@hotmail.com Ring names 3) Frontal bearhug Vintage … Ring names. Tag Team Match - Bonus Match Matt ... Liam Slater & Johnny Moss def Prospect (Lucas Archer & Alex Gracie) by Pinfall True Legacy 04/11/2016. I feel like he is one of the guys that I gravitated to, who gets exactly what we do. Together, they grappled as The Golden Boys … Captured countless titles throughout the United Kingdom, but his footprint included faraway places like Africa, Japan and the Middle East, too … As the British scene stalled in comparison to North American juggernauts WWE and WCW in the ’90s, Brookside remained an advocate for the traditions of his region. He also helps us a lot with our entrances, as far as what to do to make the audience love us. Johnny Moss Johnny Moss, Actor: Defiant Wrestling. (DQ) Johnny Moss & Jon Ryan: wXw World Tag Team Titles: wXw Back To The Roots XIII Jan 18th 2014: Johnny Moss & Jon Ryan: def. It takes years to master the art of sports-entertainment. Carnage, Michael Dante, Tommaso Ciampa: four-way : wXw Back To The Roots XIII Jan 18th 2014: Johnny Moss & Jon Ryan: def. Refuse to Lose (2017)(2 October 2017) Johnny Bravo bearhugs Batar (Rough and Ready X) Lifted frontal bearhug Bearhug from companies Thunders Arena x 7 : 6289: 8.88 (89) 2008-03-06: 11544: Lance Lyman bearhugs Sam Tyson: Lifted frontal bearhug Bearhug from bodybuilders Lance Lyman x 5 : 5703: 8.89 (36) 2010-10-20: 11045: Big Max (Sam Pasco) with a bearhug on Scott Cooper (Manhandlers No. Even though you expect it, it always exceeds even your expectations.”, NXT CHAMPION ALEISTER BLACK ON SHAWN MICHAELS: “I don’t think commenting on Coach Michaels will do any justice to how much it means or how crazy it is to have someone like Shawn Michaels as your coach and mentor. Johnny Moss: wXw Superstars of Wrestling Apr 26th 2014: Axel Dieter Jr. (c) & Da Mack (c) def. Miss Rachel Pandora Boxxx Pandora. Debut appearance The promo features praise from Pete Dunne, Johnny Moss, Ashton Smith and others. Johnny Moss is an English professional wrestler, currently signed to WCPW, where he is a former WCPW Tag Team Champion with Liam Slater. Johnny Moss (wrestler), British wrestler and trainer now working for WWE; Jon Moss (born 1957), British rock drummer; J. McKenzie Moss (1868–1929), American politician and judge; See also. Practice as you would perform on TV.”, NO. Final appearance He has added so much to my style, and it’s something I will never forget.”, CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Broke into the U.S. independent scene in the 1990s and made cameos on WWE TV as early as 1996 … Rose to fame in the original incarnation of Extreme Championship Wrestling, winning the ECW Championship in 2000 … Nicknamed “The King of the Old School,” Corino engaged in a rivalry with his boyhood hero, WWE Hall of Famer Dusty Rhodes, and even faced The American Dream in Rhodes’ specialty bout, a Bull Rope Match … Often described as “the ultimate journeyman,” Corino became one of the most well-traveled grapplers after ECW closed its doors in 2001 and was a noted rival of everyone from Shinya Hashimoto to Kevin Owens … In addition to making 86 tours of Japan, held the prestigious NWA Heavyweight Championship … After guest-coaching at the WWE PC in 2016, formally joined as a full-time trainer in 2017 …, COACHING PHILOSOPHY: “I believe in recognizing our weaknesses and fixing them one at a time. No matter what is done, believing in what you are doing with every ounce of energy and every fiber in your being is just as important as execution.”, CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Despite the wishes of his father (a former goalkeeper for Preston North End) and the headmaster at his school, Brookside forewent a promising future in soccer to follow his dream of becoming a wrestler … His entrée wasn’t glamorous, coming by way of hard-nosed British veteran Carl McGrath smothering a teenage Brookside into the mat for months on end … Endured the harsh treatment and grew into one of the most successful British wrestlers of the 1980s and 1990s … Formed a tag team and lasting friendship with William Regal. Same thing for Charlotte Flair. You can help Pro Wrestling Wiki by expanding it. As anyone who has ever been there can attest, the WWE Performance Center, which celebrated its five-year anniversary this week, is an impressive facility. Johnny Moss : wXw 16 Carat Gold 2013 - Day 1 Mar 1st 2013: Zack Sabre Jr. def. The last time I did a whole feature on UK wrestler Johnny Moss was in April last year when he went to face to face with the one and only Chris Dickinson. Veteran English wrestler Johnny Moss has announced he is taking a job with the WWE Performance Center as a full-time trainer, effectively ending his 19-year wrestling career as an active wrestler to help work with Performance Center raw recruits as well as other talent in NXT, beginning in mid-October.. Photo: Johnny Moss School of Pro Wrestling He is an actor, known for Defiant Wrestling (2016), Nu Wrestling Evolution (2005) and 1PW Television (2006). Johnny Moss We would be pleased if you would write one. It gives me and all the other coaches a real sense of pride watching these athletes develop into Superstars.”, DANNY BURCH ON JOHNNY MOSS: “I’ve known Johnny Moss for the better part of 10 years. Losses Johnny Moss was born on March 11, 1980 in Egremont, Cumbria, England. 10 The perfect example of having ‘It.’ I can’t wait to see what he does in the future.”, PROUDEST PROTÉGÉ: “Elias. “The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery.” — American poet Mark Van Doren. Target Wrestling Title #1 Contendership Tournament First Round: Johnny Moss defeats Chris Renfrew TW July Big Weekender - Tag 1 - Event @ The Venue in Carlisle, Cumbria, England, UK 36 4.6K likes. 6. I always ask them to think about how a 12-year-old boy who comes to an NXT show for the very first time, with no previous exposure to NXT, is going to describe to their friends what they saw.”, SUPERSTAR WHO I KNEW WOULD MAKE IT: “Velveteen Dream. Johnny Moss & Jon Ryan: wXw World Tag Team Titles: wXw 16 Carat Gold 2014 - Day 3 Mar 16th 2014: Jon Ryan: def. One the most well respected Wrestling schools in the UK. He has boosted my confidence to a point where I can finally be myself.”, CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Inspired by Attitude Era icons like D-Generation X and especially Chyna, Deeb enrolled at the Ohio Valley Wrestling school at age 18 and began learning her craft under prolific trainer Rip Rogers … Went on to become one of OVW’s most decorated wrestlers, holding the women’s title a record six times … Competed in independent organizations around the world, including leagues in Canada, Europe, Australia, Mexico and Japan … Joined former WWE developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling in 2009, became a member of the SmackDown roster in 2010 … Famously had her head shaved upon her initiation into the Straight Edge Society in her TV debut … After leaving WWE, continued to be one of the top female competitors on the indie scene … Stepped away from the ring in 2015 to study yoga and meditation … Returned in 2017, taking part in the inaugural Mae Young Classic, where she advanced to the Second Round … Guest-coached at the WWE PC months later and became a full-time trainer in 2018 …, COACHING PHILOSOPHY: “My intention is to build a supportive community where everyone feels empowered to find the answers for themselves through safe experimentation. 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