Bio

Stats

Height: 5’9″     Weight: 202 lbs.
Hometown:Columbia, SC
Finisher:The Spoiler Alert (Sliced Bread Number 2)

John Skyler is an American Professional wrestler and has been active for almost 5 years. He was trained in 2008 under the tutelage of “The Fabulous Playboy” Bob Keller at his Eastern Pro Wrestling School, as well as “The Insane Lumberjack” Timber.

Skyler has wrestled all over the country and has been a main-stay as of late at Former Smashing Pumpkins Front-man, Billy Corgan’s Resistance Pro Wrestling out of Chicago.

This past year, John Skyler competed on WWE's Friday Night Smackdown on SyFy (as Tony Andriotis) to take on WWE Superstar, Ryback.
This past year, John Skyler competed on WWE‘s Friday Night Smackdown on SyFy (as Tony Andriotis) to take on WWE Superstar, Ryback.

In May of 2012, John Skyler competed in a dark match try-out for TNA’s Impact Wrestling, based out of Orlando, Florida. John Skyler also ranked number 419 in the 2012 PWI 500.

Skyler made his professional wrestling debut on July 6, 2008 in Big Bear Lake, WV. Suffering a loss to “The One Man Warning” Bill Bain. Since then Skyler has traveled throughout the United States trying to make a name for himself in the world of Professional Wrestling.

John cites his professional wrestling influences as Shawn Michaels, Terry Funk, Mr. Perfect, Bret Hart, Chris Jericho, Eddie Guerrero, and The Freebirds.

Skyler has wrestled for several independent promotions all over the East Coast and has had the privilege of wrestling at the 2009 Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion in Las Vegas, Nevada. Skyler has waged war in three short years with the likes of “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan, Sid Vicious, “Boogie Woogie” Jimmy Valiant, Conor O’Brien, The Rock N’ Roll Express, Ronnie Garvin, TNA’s Gunner and Murphy, Lodi, and Chris Hamrick.

Organizations
Past & Present

  • Action Packed Wrestling
  • Alternative Pro Wrestling
  • Champions With Attitude
  • Championship Pro Wrestling
  • Flatline Championship Wrestling
  • High Velocity Wrestling
  • New Energy Wrestling
  • NWA Anarchy
  • NWA Mountain State Wrestling
  • Operation Save Foundation
  • Old School Championship Wrestling
  • Peachstate Wrestling Alliance
  • Pro Wrestling Revolution
  • Rampage Pro Wrestling
  • Revolution Wrestling Association
  • Wrestle Birmingham

Titles Held

  • National Championship Wrestling Heavyweight Champion (2x)
  • Action Packed Wrestling Heavyweight Champion
  • Revolution Wrestling Association Heavyweight Champion
  • CWA Cruiserweight Champion (2x)
  • Action Packed Wrestling Tag Team Champion (w/ “The Modern Classic” BJ Hancock)
  • Old School Championship Wrestling Tag Team Champion (w/ Bob Keller)
  • Eastern Pro Wrestling Tag Team Champion (w/ Bob Keller)
  • CWA Tag Team Champion (w/ Billy Brash)
  • 2008 Carolina Independent Wrestling’s Rookie Of The Year
  • 2009 Carolina Independent Wrestling’s Cruiserweight Of The Year
  • 2009 Carolina Independent Wrestling’s Feud Of The Year w/ Josh Magnum
  • 2010 Carolina Independent Wrestling’s Feud Of The Year w/ Bob Keller