19 episodes

Fake wrestler. Real laughs. We are the funniest ride in wrestling. 🔞

Starring Damien St John (himself) and Ant McGinley (Ginger Ninja), this award-nominated podcast pokes fun at the most over-the-top sport of them all... Professional wrestling.

Find us on the Sport Social website:
https://podcast.sport-social.co.uk/podcast/wrestling-with-the-champ/

Wrestling with The Champ Dayten Media

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    • 5.0 • 17 Ratings

Fake wrestler. Real laughs. We are the funniest ride in wrestling. 🔞

Starring Damien St John (himself) and Ant McGinley (Ginger Ninja), this award-nominated podcast pokes fun at the most over-the-top sport of them all... Professional wrestling.

Find us on the Sport Social website:
https://podcast.sport-social.co.uk/podcast/wrestling-with-the-champ/

    Caravan Of Hell

    Caravan Of Hell

    On his way to meet fans at Grapple-con in Norfolk, the Champ finds himself forced into playing a macabre game to save the life of his only friend. And himself. And his mind. All while stuck in a caravan. I mean motorhome.

    Wrestling With The Champ is written and produced by Ant McGinley and Damien St John.
    This episode features the voice talents of Adam Jarrell and Jo Milmine. The music you hear appears under creative commons 3.0 and was: Energetic Metal song by The Real Monoton Artist,
    Congus Bongus by Napping on a Cloud, Pro Sensory by Alex McCulloch, Victory Fanfare by Cynic Music, Dawn of the Apocalypse by Rafael Crux, Rareware by Symphony, R&B Rock Song by LukariKid, Awakening by Ataboi, Alison by Jason Shaw, and Doomed by Alexander Ehlers.

    • 19 min
    The Hall Of Flame

    The Hall Of Flame

    Amateur professional wrestlers from all over the North come together to celebrate the biggest awards date on the calendar, and the Champ is ready to win again 🏆

    This episode features the voices of Andrea Fox, Rob Tofield and Neal Mcclelland.

    Music in this episode includes:

    8-Bit Bossa by Joth
    Happy Lullaby (Song 17) by Cynic Music
    Silver Hearh by GeriArt
    Weird Wall by Slice Music
    Water Lily by TomHUK
    Heavy Rock 1 by Caffeine Creek Band
    Fire Drill by Alexis Ortiz Sofield
    Flowering by Sodiac Official
    Future Shmup by James Gargette
    Epic by Twisterium
    Morning In A Big City by Alexsey Nemiro
    Undead Rising by Matthew Pablo
    Gears of Progress by Section 31
    Various sounds by David McKee (ViRiX)

    Written and produced by Damien St John and Ant McGinley.

    • 15 min
    Big Breaks

    Big Breaks

    It's all about the feels as we look back over the most painful injuries the Champ has suffered everywhere from a flaming farm, to a very famous street in Weatherfield.

    Along the way we learn some of the tricks of the trade - both the dirty ones, and those created by Hollywood magic, and we also learn a thing or two about anatomy.

    Starring in order of appearance: Ant McGinley, Damien St John, and Dan Mellins,

    Wrestling With The Champ was created by Damien St John. Written and Produced by Ant McGinley and Damien St John,

    Music Featured in this episode:
    Kick In The Head by Bobby Harrison
    Happy Synths by 3xBlast
    Overdrive by Centurion of War
    Second Cruise by Congus Bongus
    Jazz Mastered by Pro Sensory
    Trip to Home by Lesfm
    Rough Road by GeriArt
    Dubstep Trap by Mellomaker88
    Gears of Progress by Section 31
    End of Journey by Steffen Daum
    Copyright 2020-2021 Ant McGinley and Damien St John

    • 16 min
    Bruise Cruise

    Bruise Cruise

    As the UK begins to open up after lockdown, we take to the water for the first-ever Bruise Cruise, as the guys broadcast live from the HMS Tony Warren as it sails down the Manchester Ship Canal.

    Legendary nearly man The Fish speaks exclusively before attempting to win the championship belt for the first time, and there is a surprise winner of the inaugural PWF Overweight Battle Royale.

    Starring in order of appearance: Damien St John, Ant McGinley, Rich Hall, Rob Verdon, Caroline Verdon, Wayne Allsop, Dan Mellins, Megan Hayward, and Paul McGinley.

    Wrestling With The Champ was created by Damien St John. Written and Produced by Ant McGinley and Damien St John, with additional production from Lewis Reeves. Additional sound FX by Will Leamon.

    Sciencenet Theme - Kevin Macleod
    Dark Alleys, Dark Times - Belmont Republic
    Winds of Stories - HorrorPen
    Chiptune Adventures stage 2 - Juhani Junkala
    Silly Intro - Alexander Nakarada
    Roller Fever - Loyalty Freak Music
    The Gears of Progress - Section 31
    Prepare Your Swords - Bojidar Marinov

    • 16 min
    Scarred In The Yard

    Scarred In The Yard

    The true story behind one of the most infamous moments of the Champ's career comes to light, as Damien uncovers who was behind the ritual humiliation.

    To help them they welcome childhood starlet turned wrestler Kid Milk. and one of the Ginger Ninjas' many dream women, saucy singer Liz Love.

    And Nigel shaves his balls for money. You can do the same just by entering the word NIGEL at checkout at manscaped.com

    Starring in order of appearance: Ant McGinley, Damien St John, Jack Johnson and Beccy Spurrit.

    Wrestling With The Champ was created by Damien St John. Written and Produced by Ant McGinley and Damien St John, with additional production from Lewis Reeves. Additional sound FX by Will Leamon.

    Music featured on this episode was:
    Loyalty Freak Music - Mega Metal
    Nene - Theme Song [8-BIT]
    YD - BangBang
    Hael DB - Guitar Licks
    The Freeharmonic - Trident
    Adventure - Rafael Krux
    Steeps of Destiny - Alexandr Zhelanov

    • 21 min
    The NWA and Pretty Deadly

    The NWA and Pretty Deadly

    While taking over his local community radio station, The Champ is brought face to face with painful memories thanks to the leader of the Neighbourhood Wrestling Alliance, a faction of wrestlers the Ginger Ninja was never able to beat.

    And speaking of beatings, brand new WWE NXT UK Tag Team Champions Pretty Deadly pop in for an exclusive interview.


    Starring in order of appearance: Caroline Verdon, Ant McGinley, Sefanie Johnson, Damien St John, David Scott, Megan Hayward Rachel Graham, Alex Whitely, Lewis Howley and Sam Stoker.

    Wrestling With The Champ was created by Damien St John. Written and Produced by Ant McGinley and Damien St John, with additional production from Lewis Reeves.

    • 20 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

queenfan12345678909876543215 ,

Funny Till you tap out

Really funny pod and unique take on wrestling with its sketches and concept.

Refreshing listen compared to other wrestling Pods!

Highly Recommended and thats the Bottom Line!

callmemax123 ,

Wonderfully silly

Just the antidote with all this bad news around

Trip Report Podcast ,

Genius!

What a brilliant concept and very well done. Can’t wait to listen to more episodes keep up the good work! 👏

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