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Kevin Harvey comments on the “State of Rise Wrestling”

If you are unfamiliar with RISE (Developing Tomorrow’s Women’s Athletes), it’s a fairly new independent women’s wrestling promotion run by a man named Kevin Harvey. What started as only a seminar, has grown into its own promotion and has helped develop women’s wrestling talent for the likes of Shimmer and other promotions.

But on June 25th, Kevin Harvey posted a very open and transparent blog post on his website stating, he wasn’t sure if Rise would continue due to financial issues. After what was considered to be a successful run of consecutive shows in Naperville, IL that took place on July 7th, and 8th. Kevin Harvey announced that the pre-planned show on October 19, in Berwyn, IL will go on as planned.

Our contributor, Charley Vail with 2 Heels and A Face Wrestling Podcast, recently interviewed Kevin to dive deeper on the state of RISE, and everything they have accomplished thus far.

Topics Discussed Include:

  • The state of RISE
  • The women that represented Rise in Japan at Stardom! (Dust, Kylie Rae, Britt Baker, etc)
  • Rise’s upcoming show and free content on Twitch
    and more….

Listen below!

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What are your thoughts on the state of RISE Women’s Wrestling? Answer in the comment section below.

Charley Vailhttp://2heelsandaface.com
My name is Charley and I am a Chicago native and an indie correspondent for diva-dirt.com. If I am not at a show or watching wrestling on my couch, I am usually podcasting with fellow wrestling fans on my podcast called 2 Heels and A Face. I'm a huge fan of well-timed in-ring action and phenomenal in-ring storytelling. Some of my favorite past and present women's wrestlers are Trish Stratus, Becky Lynch, Deliah Doom, Kylie Rae and Su Yung.


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