The Futureshock Wrestling Academy is Manchester’s Premiere Pro Wrestling School offering the highest standard of training 7 days a week. We pride ourselves on providing a safe, fun and supportive learning environment. Meaning that from the moment you step through the door and learn your first wristlock to debuting on our shows you will be taught the right way. Our full time schedule means we can cater to everyone with a wide range of regular classes for all abilities as well as private classes to suit your schedule to give you a fully comprehensive wrestling education

Over the years the Academy has produced some of the top stars in the country including WWE’s Jack Gallagher to Zack Gibson and Alex Cyanide. As well as many up and coming stars of the Futureshock Roster such as the current Adrenaline Champion Soner Dursun and the current Tag Team Champions Wonderland.

The Academy is fully equipped with a 16 foot wrestling ring as well as a large matted area to ensure we can accommodate everyone and teach all styles of wrestling. In addition to this we have crash mats to ensure our students safety and an array of fitness equipment to assist our students in not only getting fitter to help mould them into better performers.

Xander Cooper is the Head Coach for the school and with over 10 years experience wrestling all over the UK he has all the tools to help you achieve your goals and guide you through your first steps in Pro Wrestling. Cooper has experience in many styles of Pro Wresting including the British World of Sport style, Lucha Libre and the American theatrical style. It’s this knowledge that ensures you get the best well rounded education.

In addition to Cooper, we also have Futureshock mainstay ‘Deadly’ Damon Leigh who has over 15 years experience in wrestling and has taught many of the top stars of the current Futureshock roster.

The Academy is also renowned for bringing some of the best wrestlers from across the globe for special seminars to help enhance the learning of our students. Names such as Rockstar Spud, D’lo Brown and Nigel McGuiness have all taken classes at the school within the last year and many international stars like, Jay Lethal, Colt Cabana and Davey Richards have all taken seminars that have been very beneficial not just to our students but for pros who have moved up to our shows.

If you would like to enrol in the Futureshock Academy you can do so by signing up to our next beginner’s course. These beginner courses are specifically designed for absolute beginners in Pro Wrestling or those have very limited experience and are looking to join the Academy. Beginner’s courses cost £30 and are 4 weeks long with one session per week and will teach you all the basics you’ll need to join our weekly fundamentals classes. After which you will move to our advanced classes before asked to perform on our shows.

For information on our next beginner’s courses you can go to our Facebook fan page and Twitter account. Alternatively you can email us and we’ll add you to a mailing list and we’ll send over more details when we have them.

If you are already in training and would like to join the Academy then please use the contact information below to see which classes you can attend.

Private Classes
As well our regular group classes we can offer 1 on 1 training or cater to smaller groups outside of our class times. No matter what your circumstance or schedule we’ll be able to fit you in somewhere. We currently have many students that take advantage of these one on one sessions because they can’t make one of the regular classes and have benefitted immensely from them.
In addition to these we can also offer intensive day long or week long courses that have proven beneficial to those who want learn the trade efficiently in a short space of time.
For more information on availability and prices for the one on one classes or the intensive courses please call or email using the details below.
Fitness Classes
Fitness and conditioning is a vital part of becoming a Professional Wrestler and whilst we can build up your overall fitness during the course of our regular classes we also offer fitness classes specifically catering towards your fitness. These run similar to our private classes but are for those who want to improve their cardio and stamina. However, that doesn’t mean you have to be a wrestler to take advantage of these sessions. If you’re someone who is looking to lose weight or even improve your fitness these could be the classes for you. We have a range of equipment including Battle Ropes, Agility Ladders, Kettlebells and more to help you achieve your fitness goals, whatever they may be.
Our gym is located at;
Mac's Gym (2nd Floor)
Morton Mill
Morton Street
M35 0BN

We are located only a five minute walk from Newton Heath and Moston Tram stop as well as the bus routes that travel down Oldham Road.
Contact Information:
MOBILE PHONE: 07709 430 893 – If no answer this could be because a class is currently on.

If you send a text message with your enquiry we will get back to you as soon as we can.


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