Professional wrestling Essays

  • Argumentative Essay On Professional Wrestling

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    Professional wrestling, for better or for worse, has always paid heavy attention to the physiques of those who step into the ring. The fans like extremes, or at least that’s the theory. They want to see absurdly muscly performers battle it out with ridiculously overweight opponents, which has led to some pretty interesting bodies over the years. However, chiselled physiques are quite difficult to maintain and fat bodies are unadvisable to maintain, which means for every awe-inspiring body in pro

  • Thesis Statement On Professional Wrestling

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    Professional Wrestling is something a person either loves or hates. But, a lot of people judge it before they even watch it. Line: Something that is always being debated is whether Pro Wrestling is a sport or not. Argument/Claim/Thesis: Pro Wrestling is a sport, this is why. It is backed up by the definition of a sport and it is wildly popular. ______________________________________________ Reason #1: The definition of a sport is,”an activity involving physical exertion and skill in which an

  • Professional Wrestling Effect

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    investigates the effects of professional wrestling on children. Elementary and middle school teachers (n = 370) were surveyed and asked to indicate 1) the popularity of professional wrestling among their students; 2) any “preconceived notions” they hold of students who are fans of professional wrestling; 3) their beliefs regarding the harmfulness of professional wrestling; and 4) the extent and specific nature of verbal and behavioral imitation attributable to professional wrestling observed in their students

  • Ethical Issues In Wwe

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    7. Brian Ong - The vast majority of wrestling fans will be unfamiliar with Brian Ong. This unfamiliarity is perfectly understandable as Ong never actually made it to WWE. In fact, he never made it beyond basic in-ring training. While training with All Pro Wrestling in 2001, Ong passed away after receiving a flapjack from future WWE Superstar The Great Khali. Ong had already suffered a concussion during the training session and the impact of hitting the mat after being tossed into the air by a

  • College Essay On Professional Wrestling

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    profession as I want to become a professional wrestler. Yes, the stuff you see on TV like the WWE. In many cases, the dream of becoming a professional wrestler is something that 'll go away with age because when people get older, they normally will come to see it as childish and fake. And thats exactly how I was untill a few months ago, my good friend reintroduced me to the sport of professional wrestling and I remembered why I loved it so much when I was younger. Professional

  • Chemistry Of Wrestling Essay

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    major, it is expected that I am only passionate about science and math. It is far from the truth. My true chemistry is with sports. I spend all of my free time indulging in sports related activities such as Worldwide Wrestling Entertainment. I have been a passionate follower of wrestling since I was a young girl. For six nights a week, at least two hours each night, I watched unimaginable matches. These were matches where a guy would jump from the top of the ladder, down onto a guy who was laying on

  • Essay About Wrestling

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    As I sit here after the end of my last wrestling season, I write this essay mostly for myself, reflecting on where my life has gone. Avon Athletics, in specific wrestling, has been there every step of the way. In packets put together by the wrestling head coach, I read about how great the sport of wrestling is from the perspective of a state qualifier. I want to share a different perspective. I want to share the perspective from a wrestler who has lost the passion for the sport he once loved; but

  • Michael Arneson Research Paper

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    and Professional writing. After graduation he extended his talents as a body builder. That eventually led to him become a wrestler for Murray Kentucky. Soon after Arneson became a well-known wrestler in the state of Kentucky and started competing in different states around Kentucky. Michael became undefeated around the states. WWE reached out to Michael to be a professional WWE wrestler. Arneson became one of the best WWE wrestler of all time. Arneson was undefeated his whole professional career

  • Narrative Essay About Wrestling

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    I was not ready. That was always my excuse. But I never knew how much fun it was to lose. Wrestling was a sport I have wanted to do since at least my sixth grade year, if not earlier. Physical contact sports always intrigued me, and I wanted nothing more than to play them. Hockey, football, soccer, wrestling, they all appealed to me in more ways than one, but my mother only ever let me play soccer. She had that old fashioned thinking, and believed that girls should be cheerleaders and volleyball

  • Personal Narrative: My First Wrestling Match

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    My First Wrestling Match There were about two weeks before my first wrestling match. After a tough practice, I went to check my weight like everyone else does, and my heart sunk as I realize that I am six pounds over my weight class. The weight class I am wrestling in is one hundred and thirteen pounds, but I weigh one hundred and nineteen. I was very nervous that my coach would find out and be displeased with me. I began to worry because being six pounds over meant that I could only eat a little

  • Wrestling Match Narrative

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    I don’t remember the exact date, but it was during my freshman year, after a wrestling match against Kentwood high school. We were the two best wrestling teams in our division. So, knowing how big this match was, the whole wrestling advertised and promoted it all week. Our efforts paid off because that following Friday the stands were packed. Students from both schools came to support, but one side was going to leave disappointed. Towards the end of the night we were down 7 points, there were two

  • Personal Narrative Essay: The Benefits Of Wrestling

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    sweaty guys grab each other? Who doesn’t? This is the general idea of wrestling. I have heard this several times from my peers and I laugh every time that someone comments like that. Wrestling is more than just a sport, it is a lifestyle. Wrestling has taught me more than just hard work and dedication. Wrestling is one of those sports that you just so happen to have your summer body in the winter and vice versa. During wrestling you have to lose weight, spend countless hours waiting in between matches

  • College Admissions Essay: A Career In Professional Football

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    he would counter my move and pin me down. I get up yet once again, I end up on my back. During the 6 minute match, we had the first day, I was put on my back 15 times. Time flew by soon enough the official matches began, and I hit the jackpot of wrestling in the very first tournament. In that tournament, the Junior Varsity wrestlers were guaranteed two matches plus a third one if we do win one of the two matches. I was confident because I believed I have learned pretty good amount of techniques in

  • Personal Essay: A Sport That Changed My Life

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    to try something new maybe I could potentially be good at it. And it changed my whole experience of sports that I’ve done, and this sport was wrestling which shaped me into the person I am now. It gave me confidence, showed me what motivation is, and it also showed me what dedication felt like. Growing up I had really bad confidence in myself, and wrestling helped me build my confidence it was always so hard to believe in myself at times. I would also struggle to try new things new hobbies, or new

  • Informative Essay: Why Rodeo Is Not A Sport

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    Some people believe that rodeo is not a sport, but I believe that it is more intense than baseball, football, basketball, and anything else that tie into that matter. There is rodeo all over the world. From Brazil to Arizona, there are athletes that compete all around to win money and buckles. When people think about rodeo, the three main events that they think of are bull riding, barrel racing, and roping. Each event in competed in all over the world. Rodeo is similar to other sports in different

  • Personal Narrative: Damn Good Run

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    that surrounded his house, and bent over. A swell of nausea rose from his gut. His diaphragm jerked tight, and he vomited. Good Run. Damn Good Run.” (Martino 7) Sounds pretty intense right? That is the mindset of both Ivan and Bobby to become state wrestling champions during there senior year of high school. They both are aware of each other but don’t know how each other wrestle. They both face hardships from coaches, friends, and family and are expected to reach everybody’s expectations. In this journal

  • Graduation Speech: The Royal Rumble

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    in Valorous Wrestling, and if you thought that this opportunity won’t rest in the Red Queen’s hands, you are sadly mistaken. Because this world that is filled with fairy tales, happy ending and powerful heroes is false place to live in. You people, want this world to blossom with heroes that are untouchable, but my how all of you are so imaginative. Eva on the other hand won’t rest until she reaches her goal and becomes the first ever woman to in the Royal Rumble in Valorous Wrestling. And when the

  • Personal Narrative Essay About Wrestling

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    Walking down through the tunnel of the Hershey Arena has been one of my most decorated moments in my high school career. Last March I had the amazing opportunity of reaching the State Tournament for wrestling. Not only was it the first time I have reached the state tournament, but also Scranton Prep’s first wrestler. Walking through the tunnel and hearing the loud roar of the stadium as they announced my match, something that is so unbelievably unexplainable left me with a stomach full of butterflies

  • Descriptive Essay: The Wrestling Team

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    There are many definitions of wrestling and this mine, a sport about trying to hold the opponent to the ground, usually according to certain rules and regulations. Before becoming a part of the wrestling team, I hold hardly any self confidence. I am extremely shy, I do not like it when someone calls on me, or standing up for myself. A new week is beginning, nothing is changing. Walking into the wrestling room I still feel the same as I do everyday. My heart pumps hard, palms begin to sweat, and I

  • Characteristics Of Trevor's Coaching

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    Think about your favorite coach. Think about why he or she is your favorite coach. What traits does he or she possess that makes them great? Those reasons are some of the traits Trevor Weeks owns and uses in his coaching. Weeks shapes the lives of every young boy that he coaches every season. Trevor is a hero because of his impacts on these kids lives. Trevor faced many obstacles while pursuing his dreams of becoming a teacher and a coach; meanwhile, he stayed positive through it all. In the words