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  bump - OneLook Dictionary Search
BUMP : Technical Glossary of Theatre Terms [home, info]
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  Bump (professional wrestling) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In professional wrestling, a bump occurs whenever a wrestler hits the mat or the arena floor after receiving a move from his/her opponent.
A schoolboy bump in which the wrestler jumps into the air before falling backwards, as when being chokeslammed, is called a high schoolboy.
The Biel bump is one in which a wrestler falls forwards, rolling forwards or performing a forward flip before landing on his back.
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 Professional wrestling throws - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Much of the action in professional wrestling involves the application of techniques that involve lifting the opponent up and throwing or slamming him/her down.
Professional wrestlers frequently give their "finisher" (signature moves that usually result in a win) new names that reflect their gimmick.
This technique gives its name to the schoolboy bump and is performed when the wrestler drops down to his/her knees behind the opponent and forces his/her bodyweight forward to trip the opponent over the attacking wrestler so that they fall flat on their back.
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 Wrestling Terms
A 'machine' that wrestling promotions use on some of their taped wrestling programs to make it seem as if the crowd is really into what is going on.
In the old days there was an unwritten rule that, in order to prevent wrestling from being exposed as a work, wrestlers were never to break kayfabe when they were in the presence of wrestling fans.
Wrestling is fake, but when something from real life creeps into the show, it is called a shoot.
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 Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the past wrestling villains -always the key to whatever drama the bouts have- were often defined by their national origin, which branded them as enemies of the American way of life.
Wrestling partakes of the nature of the great solar spectacles, Greek drama and bullfights: in both, a light without shadow generates an emotion without reserve." "There are people who think that wrestling is an ignoble sport.
Professional wrestling offers, in Baudrillards words "a kind of thrill of the real, or of the aesthetics of the hyperreal, a thrill of vertiginous and phony exactitude, a thrill of alienation and of magnification, of distortion in scale, of excessive transparency all at the same time".
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 The Wrestling Glossary
This is not intended to be a list of technical wrestling terms but is, rather, intended to shed light on some of the more arcane terms used in the business.
a wrestling "plot" which may involve only one match or may continue over several matches for some time; the reason behind a feud or a turn.
The wrestling audience in the building said to be composed of marks.
www.wrestlingmuseum.com /pages/resources/glossary.html   (682 words)

  
 wrestlingnewsboard.com - Professional Wrestling News - WWE   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bump: When a wrestler falls to the mat after receiving a blow to the body or a wrestling maneuver by his opponent.
Wrestling announcers on TBS picked up on this, and a foreign object is still occasionally, jokingly called the "international object".
Strong Style Wrestling: A style of wrestling, that is worked, found in Japan, where the action seems to be shooting and realistic looking because of the highspot used.
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 Obsessed With Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Born March 28th, 1958 to professional wrestling legend Larry "The Axe" Hennig, Curt Hennig was without any shadow of a doubt, one of the very best that this great sport had to offer.
When you sign a training contract that states that you want to be a professional wrestler, the trainers are going to do everything in their power to pound the living shit out of you.
Professional wrestlers like Ox Harley, Adam Pearce, Franky Kazarian, Danny Dominion, Ace Steel, Mercedes, and what is a countless list that could go on forever deserve to have the very same opportunity that the WWE is choosing to waste on a bunch of assholes who don't deserve this business.
www.obsessedwithwrestling.com /columns/nforcersa/01.html   (1748 words)

  
 Wrestling books
As for the wrestling information it was quite interesting as Russo documents his long journey to get into the WWE and then work his way up to becoming head writer.
For wrestling fans it is obvious that an autobiography by this legend is a must for the collection.
I have read just about every wrestling book ever written, and I can say with a great deal of assurance that this is the definitive history of professional wrestling over the past decade.
www.eisshinryu.com /martial/wrestling-books-4.html   (6373 words)

  
 SLAM! Wrestling Guest Column
Wrestling, I have assembled a list of whom I believe are the top ten wrestlers currently performing in both Stampede and WCEW.
Whether he chooses to exhibit straight scientific wrestling, or the hardcore style, tag team, or even a dash of comedy, Williams has proven that he is one of those precious few wrestlers who can literally do it all.
Melnick combines wrestling knowledge with flawless martial arts skills and a desire to be the best he possibly can be, which has almost invariably led to victory in the ring.
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 Foundation Wrestling™! Wrestling Taught...Wrestling Simplified.
It has often been said that wrestling is 90% mental, but only a handful have taken the time or figured out how to teach their wrestlers to perform.
The students of Purler Wrestling are hammered weekly in this area and are very effective with shutting down their opponent’s offense with these very positioning components.
I’ll be coaching wrestling full time at the junior high level (I’ve helped out the past two years) so this will be a new and exciting experience for me. The small details that are demonstrated in the DVD and the how’s and why’s of each move along with the mental aspects are very helpful.
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 Elite Pro Wrestling Training
Whether you want to start into professional wrestling, you are a martial artist, or just a fan that wants to know what REALLY is going on in the ring, and how those guys train to do those amazing stunts, this book is for you.
I have only been wrestling a few years but I was able to learn and and be trained by the best in the business.
I had already been to wrestling school and was "trained" but I knew the knowledge that I would recieve from Les, Ricky, Harley, Dr Tom and whom ever else may "drop" by would be priceless.
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 Wrestling Observer - headlines   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Bad guys bumped all over the place for them until they finally cut off Johnson and threw him over the top rope behind the ref’s back (this is a DQ in OVW).
Wrestling takes a backseat!" He talked about Bria’s backflips and how much he wanted to show pictures of her to the "gas guy at the gas station." Ok, this is really creeping me out now.
Shane noted he signed on the dotted line to "wrestle a professional wrestling match" and was unhappy with Styles’ back flips, cartwheels and nip ups.
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 NWH Wrestling
Innovation is a critical aspect of Professional Wrestling as promoters try new ideas and concepts to attract fans all the time.
The long and short of it folks is that about 10 pounds of Jell-O was dumped into the center of the ring and 3 ladies got into the ring and rolled around until one of them was pinned.
Wrestling in Maine over the last several years has primarily focused on the city of Portland and the EWA.
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 WrestleLine.com: Features - From The Underground By Sean Swift - Professional Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Once my tastes in wrestling changed (a big reason of which was Dean Rasmussen's Workrate Reports, so maybe there is something to the IWC being somewhat influential), the NWA became my favorite, and then later ECW...(now, it's New Japan Pro Wrestling, but that is rather outside the framework of this particular discussion).
Realistically, it would have had to be a choice between WCW and WWE, and even with all their problems and flaws, I would have taken WCW 1000 times out of 1000, especially if I could have somehow been rid of Goldberg in the process.
You guys are the ones taking the bumps and missing your families, and I respect that...and EVERYONE should respect that.
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 Who is The True Icon of Professional Wrestling?   (Site not responding. Last check: )
All of these men and many others have mistakenly labeled themselves as the "Icon" of professional wrestling.
He's a current superstar in the WWF and has wrestled for all of the three big promotions and all over the world.
With his recent performance at the King of the Ring, Mick has shown that, while he might be somewhat disturbed, he goes out there and gives 250% of his being to give the fans their monies worth.
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 E-Budo.com - Professional Wrestling is Fake???   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I hate to say it but all that professional wrestling is, is a dance...
He called professional wrestling a "sporting exhibition" to avoid the licensing fees and such.
Probably similar to wrestling but in wrestling, you can go to floor and that is not as demanding as standup wrestling.
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 Wrestling Then and Now
A wrestler once told me that "every bump is like a min-car crash." As most wrestlers are NOT making a living at their art, you can conceivably argue that all of them are heroes in a sense.
I'm calling this piece "Unsung Heroes of Professional Wrestling Part One" for the simple reason that there are so many others that can be listed here.
In a mercenary world like professional wrestling, this guy qualifies as a saint and for over a decade he's right there everyday with a product to be proud of.
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 Rotten Tomatoes Forums - The humble guide to: Professional wrestling.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
And after that didn't work, that was the end of Shaw in the WWF, and generally the end of major-league wrestling for Mike Shaw.
In Wrestling, a big fuss is usually made about "Next-generation" superstars - the passing of the genes from a superstars' father to his son.
Wrestling Died in 2001, when ECW and WCW died.
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 Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The grand daddy of them all, Wrestlemania, World Wrestling Entertainment's answer to the Super Bowl was promoted to be "Big Time" and this year's spectacle lived up to all the hype produced by Vince McMahon and the entire WWE.
This was a small dissapointment, but WWE excelled by focusing on the wrestling and talents of the individuals within the company that elevated the status of wrestling in the world.
Ric Flair, 58, took a huge bump after a superplex from the top of the ladder from Matt Hardy, that caused for a stop and him to be taken to the lockeroom area.
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 Wrestling Observer - Features   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I was made fun of for being different, and because I watched wrestling and had dreams of one day being a professional wrestler.
I have been a wrestling fan for 23 years, my father got me started in this business, when i told him Eddie Guerrero passed away there was sadness in his voice, and a feeling of shock sat with the both of us.
I've been a wrestling fan for 24 years, and Eddie and Art Barr vs. Santo and Octagon at When Worlds Collide is still the single greatest match I have ever seen.
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 WU :|: Wrestling Unlimited
In the Lesnar match I was watching for the bump and was not at all surprised when I saw it.
The greatest wrestling matches tell stories, if you know the ending chapter the climax will lack the buildup that it should have received.
For those unaware, kayfabe is a very treasured attribute to the professional wrestling world.
www.wrestlingunlimited.com /index.php?id=columns/102735323   (1099 words)

  
 Sandy Female Bikini Wrestler : Professional Wrestling   (Site not responding. Last check: )
You can bump, set, sandy female bikini wrestler and spike it with three friends in versus mode or team up with a customizable computer partner in arcade, training, sandy female bikini wrestler and all-new world tour mode.
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 Worst heel in the history of professional wrestling. - Atomic Merkin - Entertainment and Off Topic Discussion Boards!
Worst heel in the history of professional wrestling.
Shirk, you will have to bump this one to the top over and over, because nobody is gonna care about it.
Playing a heel and playing a face are very different things, you can't wrestle the exact same way after you turn.
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 N Wrestlers Professional Wrestling Sports
Club (formerly Triad Wrestling Club): Training opportunities for serious wrestlers, ages 9...
Once again the announcer's, the crowd and the wrestlers make it seem much more exiting and...
both who are definitely hot, but can't dance hot, bump 'n grind with...
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 Southern Sates Wrestling
Robbie wrestled most of this match alone, as his scheduled partner Justin Sensation couldn't make it to the show...
Alyx Winters, who had been working as the SSW Special Enforcer Referee while he was out with a back injury made the hot tag.
Both competitors hit heads on a double tackle, James took the bump, while Idol was out on his feet..
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 PWF Universal Professional Wrestling - Shootin' With The Franchise
The first time I saw AJ Styles wrestle live was in ROH vs. Low Ki in the spring.
Aside from his missile dropkick, Confederate Jam legdrop, and flip bump to the floor, Hamrick showed anyone with an iota of common sense that he can, like Styles, adapt to whatever brand of wrestling is brought to the match.
His hard work, determination, and sticktuidivness paid off in the long run, and he's enjoyed a long run as the PWF champion, taking on whatever opponents are thrown his way.
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 References @ HOS RINGS - Professional Wrestling Rings and Accessories with World Wide Delivery
The ring sets up and tears down easily, looks great, and is a pleasure to wrestle in.
The wrestling ring I bought from Leo at HOS RINGS, was the best investment I have made.
I had help with the frame and everything else I did myself like the floor, the ropes, the padding it was all color coded and numbered, could possibly be the easiest assembly I've ever done.
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