DATE: Sunday, April 17, 2005 (PAX TV)
Wednesday, April 20, 2005 (Fox Sports Net)
TELEVISION: PAX TV
Sunday 4-5 PM EST
Fox Sports Net
Wednesday 3-4 PM EST
WHAT: RealProWrestling (RPW) is a new professional sports league showcasing real Olympic-style wrestling. Show debuts March 27 on PAX-TV (8 episodes with a two hour championship final) and re-airs March 30th on Fox Sport Net (9 episodes all one hour long).
RealProWrestling Season 1 features eight teams from across the country with America's top Olympic and NCAA champion wrestlers. The television broadcasts are one-hour shows with a different weight class each week. The final show would be a National Championship featuring Olympic, National and Collegiate Champions.
The fourth week will be the 163 lbs weight class. Athletes include Joe Williams - Four-time World Cup champion (Chicago Groove) vs. Tyrone Lewis - Three-time NCAA All-American (Oklahoma Slam). TC Dantzler - 2003 U.S. Nationals champion (Minnesota Freeze) vs. Donny Pritzlaff - Four-time NCAA All-American (Pennsylvania Hammer). Ramico Blackmon - 2001 U.S. Nationals champion (New York Outrage) vs. Darryl Christian - 2004 U.S. Nationals champion (California Claw). Joe Heskett - 2002 NCAA champion (Iowa Stalkers) vs. Sean Harrington - Two-time NCAA Division II All-American (Texas Shooters).
CONTACT: Kimberly Moran, Brener Zwikel,(818)344-6195,x121 Kimberlym@bzapr.com