Welcome to the third day of our countdown to Christmas! There is only 19 days left until Christmas, but that means we get to feature at least 19 more women! Since it is Christmas time and we are in the giving spirit, we will have more than 19 women featured between now and Christmas day! Today we will feature Aspyn Rose!
Aspyn is currently residing in Florida, has trained with the great Jay Lethal and has done quite a bit of traveling in her short career. She is definitely on the rise and someone that we all should keep an eye on and we can expect her to continue to do great things in the wrestling world. Get to know her a little bit more by reading our interview below. Be sure to come back everyday up until Christmas to see plenty of other women featured on our Christmas countdown special! Enjoy!
H/F: At what age did you begin watching wrestling?
AR: I began watching at the age of 14.
H/F: When did you know that you wanted to become a wrestler?
AR: Probably around the age of 17, once I was finishing up high school, I began looking into places to train.
H/F: Where did you begin your training and who trained you?
AR: I trained at the Uproar Pro Wrestling Academy with Jay Lethal.
H/F: How long have you been in the business?
AR: It’s been almost 3 years since I began and about 2 years since I’ve been working shows.
H/F: Who are some of your influences or people that you look up to in the business?
AR: I definitely love watching Japanese and British wrestling. Stan Hansen, Chris Jericho and Michelle McCool are some that I look up to and get influence from.
H/F: What is your entrance music? Any reason for picking this song?
AR: “Fighting Fish” by Dessa. I happen to stumble across this song by accident actually and once I listened to it, it was too perfect to not use.
H/F: What is the name of your finisher?
AR: I use a koji clutch I call the ‘Siren Song’.
H/F: What have you learned about yourself in your journey of becoming a wrestler?
AR: It’s helped me become a more open person and to put myself out there more.
H/F: What has been your favorite part of your career so far?
AR: All the traveling I’ve been getting to do. Seeing new things, meeting new people and just experiencing the world has been a blast. Also getting to work a tag match against Su Yung last year, who is someone I met before I even began my training, was an awesome moment.
H/F: Who would your dream match be against?
AR: Meiko Satomura!
H/F: Other than the dream match opponent, is there anyone that you haven’t worked with that you would like to one day?
AR: Nixon Newell, Evie, Heidi Lovelace and Kimber Lee to name a few.
H/F: What are some of your goals for 2017?
AR: Travel more and wrestle in the UK.
H/F: Favorite cheat meal? Type of music? Type of movies?
AR: Pizza or mac and cheese. I have wide variety of music taste, from the pop punk style of Moose Blood to the rap of Childish Gambino. I’ll basically watch any movie but The Fifth Element is my all time favorite.
H/F: What is something that not many people know about you?
AR: Probably how late I got into wrestling. But once I started watching, I watched everything I could. Every day I would come home from school, I’d always YouTube women’s matches so I could learn everything.
H/F: Favorite place that you have wrestled so far?
AR: North Carolina. Specifically CWF Mid-Atlantic and Queens Of Combat.
H/F: Bucket list of places you want to wrestle?
AR: ROH, ATTACK Pro, Stardom, Fight Club Pro, CHIKARA.
H/F: What do you enjoy doing when you aren’t wrestling?
AR: I love cooking and sleeping, haha.
H/F: Finish this statement, if I wasn’t involved in wrestling, I would be doing…
AR: Even if I wasn’t a wrestler, I still think I’d be a fan and attending all the shows I could.
H/F: Any words for your fans?
AR: All their support and messages mean the world to me. It helps me stay driven even when other things are getting me down. They help me out way more than they realize. #JustKeepSwimming
H/F: Any last words that you would like to add?
AR: I hope to meet more fans in the coming year and to keep pushing the limits and making everyone proud! You can keep up with my swimmings on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook @AspynTheMermaid!
You can also visit Asypn’s Pro Wrestling Tee’s page here!