The World Wide Wrestling League has a Scottish wrestling training program with the W3L Action Academy @ Unit 85, Flexspace, Mitchelston Industrial Estate in Kirkcaldy, Fife (KY1 3NB). The gym contains a professional wrestling ring and matted area.
The Training Team at the W3L Action Academy consists of
Euan G Mackie
Wrestling around Europe since 2007. Notable Championships – W3L Tag Team Champion and SWE Heavyweight Champion.
Wrestling around Europe since 2006. Notable Championships – W3L Wrestling Showdown Champion, Tag Team Champion, SWE Tag Team Champion and Hardcore Champion
Wrestling around the UK since 2005. Notable Championships – W3L Wrestling Showdown Champion and Tag Team Champion
Mike Musso has been wrestling around the UK since 2001 and has a wealth of experience passed on by the veterans of the British wrestling circuit and beyond that Mike has worked with. Mike shares experiences picked up from high profile career opportunities such as try outs for large American wrestling organisations. Mike has had a hand in training many of todays Scottish wrestling stars through W3L’s Scottish wrestling training program and continues to take at least a class a month at the Academy to scout for talent that is ready to take their next step into the ring at live W3L wrestling events.
W3L regularly looks to invite special guests to provide seminars and add further dimensions to students training experiences. Seminars W3L has organised in include – WWE / Impact Wrestling star Joe E Legend, WWE NXT trainer Robbie Brookside, WWE NXT Trainer Johnny Moss, WWE / Impact Wrestling star Bram, star WWE / Independent star Colt Cabana, Impact Wrestling star Doug Williams, WWE / WCW star Tracy Smothers and ITV World of Sport legends such as Marty Jones, Johnny Kidd and Blondie Barratt.
The Action Academy is also able to negotiate rental of our space and facilities to other groups. Please contact us via W3Lwrestling.com to discuss.
WHY CHOOSE THE W3L ACTION ACADEMY?
Since the W3L began it’s training classes we have helped kick start the careers of many of Scotland’s most promising wrestlers on the circuit today. Successful students can progress to gain work as active members of the W3L’s touring roster – W3L is one of the busiest promotions in the UK in terms of work we are able to offer our talent. Many have also benefited by being recommended to other promoters across the country as well as gaining try outs for American Wrestling organisations.
Among our trainers expertise we also have first aiders, sports qualifications and trainers working within the care industry with appropriate disclosure checks.
We at W3L believe in thinking outside the wrestling bubble and as such do our best to educate from within the Academy as to the tools needed to become a valuable team member as part of our crew. These are skills that will carry over into other walks of life and business. On the wrestling front, whilst we try and present as many guest coaching opportunities as possible we also fully recommend and support seeking out seminars away from the Academy to broaden experienced students wrestling training resume.
The W3L Action Academy is located at Unit 85, FlexSpace, Mitchelston Industrial Estate in Kirkcaldy, Fife (KY1 3NB). . Kirkcaldy is well connected by train and bus from all major towns and cities. From Kirkcaldy Bus Station multiple services run to Mitchelston Industrial Estate and Asda (a 5 minute walk from the Estate).
The W3L Action Academy is located around the right hand side of the Flexspace complex (past the FlexSpace front and turn left as if you were entering the “Arena Gym” (also located at the front of the FlexSpace building). After turning left continue to the end of the building past car parks on your left and right. You will be facing a yard containing wooden pallets, take a left and we are accessible from the first entrance you come to past the security barrier). If you arrive late you will need to call to be “buzzed in” – call 07886021022.
6PM – 7.15PM – W3L Juniors
7.30PM – 10PM – W3L Action Academy.
Additional access for Action Academy members can be arranged by request as long as an experienced professional is supervising.
W3L Juniors is for ages 10 – 15. The W3L Action Academy accepts students from 16 up, both male and female applicants accepted. All fitness levels are accepted as long as the applicant displays a desire to learn and improve.
W3L Juniors is priced at £5 per week with the first class free, W3L Action Academy is a Monthly Membership priced at £40.
When can I attend my first class and what should I wear?
It’s advisable to email ahead just to ensure that there have been no changes to the training schedule on your first week as sometimes live event dates can cause training times to be reshuffled. Wear comfortable gym clothing with clean trainers. Knee pads are non essential for a first session however will be required after a few weeks of the training.
What can I expect from W3L Juniors?
W3L Juniors is designed both as a fun / keep fit experience and also to prepare for the W3L Action Academy. Under 16’s should not be partaking in the high impact drills and techniques practised at the Academy but will learn basic techniques and develop skills that will give W3L Juniors a fantastic base of core skills to join the Action Academy when they turn 16.
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