corkey (36)

Days on the site
4653
Past Opponents
36
Recommendations
13

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  1. United Kingdom, Birmingham England

I am willing to travel 200 miles
I am willing to host. (Bed and Breakfast)

Stats

62-year-old Male / 5'10" (178 cm) / 228 lbs (103 kg)

Languages spoken: English, French

Gear: trunks trakkies combats

Introduction

Hello Colin here genuine wrestler based on south western edge of Birmingnam. Experienced grappler can adapt style to suit opponent but not into daft NHB - not a purist but 'let's wrestle' is not 'let's have sex'. Used to wrestling lighter guys at clubs in the past have good space to grapple on duvets or happy to travel. Getting a bit of a 'veteran' for competitive stuff now but can still give a fellow a good challenge!

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Interests

Olympic / Greco-Roman Olympic / Greco-Roman
Submission Submission
Pro wrestling Pro wrestling

Match structure: Even match, Give and take, Squash match, Play wrestling, Practicing techniques, Tag team / group fights, Not interested in cyber
Miscellaneous interests: Massage, Friendship

Last login: today
Last modified: 10/02/2017



Recommendations

corkey is recommended by Kendro


Met This guy up on the off chance and what a lovely guy took some great photos for me and was a absolute gent the whole time Through
Allan

11/21/2020

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Kendro is recommended by corkey


A very genuine guy. Strong and learning fast, modest with it. Given time and encouragement will be a very good grappler. Heartily recommended - pleasant to meet regardless of wrestling...

7/14/2017

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nottsguy is recommended by corkey


Availed myself of the mats and found them excellent - if anything 'undersold'. The facility was excellent and the greeting hospitable - it's great to have access to a decent matted area in the midlands. Like the Terminator 'I'll be back'. Heartily recommended....

8/01/2018

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corkey is recommended by Merseywrestle


Corkey, a strong skilled wrestler with a soild build, genial host when I visited him in Birmingham, it was a hot day and a sweaty enjoyable grapple. A recommended meet.

3/15/2018

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corkey is recommended by tzitzi


He drove 40 minutes to come and take me and 40 more minutes to take me back ...I really thank him again and appreciate. talkative, social, polite man, breaks the ice easily.
on the matts, very interesting wrestler, technical, competitive and you have to sweat to get a a sub.
in any case , very nice meeting and work out .

2/15/2018

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tzitzi is recommended by corkey


Our meeting was rather last minute and I was nursing a minor non wrestling related injury, but I was very glad to meet a very gifted wrestler who pitched the grappling at an appropriate level for mutual enjoyment. I hope to meet again! I echo the recommendations that here is a fellow good to wrestle and good to meet off the mats.

2/14/2018

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corkey is recommended by GrappleViking


October 2017
Had a good but short bout with this big guy! Certainly a good workout, if brief. He is strong, skilled, and knows how to use his weight well.
Looking forward to round two!

10/15/2017

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GrappleViking is recommended by corkey


Had a brief grapple at a gathering. Left me certainly wanting more - a gifted wrestler who enjoys challenges....

10/15/2017

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ArmwrestleAndMore is recommended by corkey


I had the considerable pleasure of wrestling Marcus this afternoon. A very pleasant experienced and competitive but sane grappler with a very expressive face. He made me work for my submissions and obtained a good number of his own. I echo other recommendations heartily and am very pleased to have met someone who so obviously enjoys wrestling and is modestly very skillful.

7/04/2017

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corkey is recommended by Tynesider


I had a real struggle against this guy today. He is strong, determined and is very good at defences. He said he is an expert in being awkward and he definitely proved it with me.

Next time mate...

8/14/2016

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Tynesider is recommended by corkey


A sweaty duracell bunny of a wrestler making good use of mat time. Friendly and fit - so that brought out the defensive veteran in me - hope for a longer match soon!

8/15/2016

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corkey is recommended by Glasgow1971


Met Colin at the event in Pippas but by the time we got to wrestle I was a bit worse for wear so instead of a full on bout he decided to teach me a few moves. He is a very experienced grappler with a wealth of knowledge and the patience of a saint. I could do with a lot more time in this guys company. Lovely guy on and off the mats and would highly recommend Colin. Hope to meet again

7/03/2016

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Glasgow1971 is recommended by corkey


sane and friendly guy and a keen grappler - recommended heartily!

8/15/2016

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corkey is recommended by Squashlad


10/05/2015: Had a great subs grapple with corkey on the main mats at Pippa's as part of John's meet. Was fab to tussle with such an experienced wrestler and very satisfying to get a few subs off him towards the end of a brilliant but very tiring meet! Corkey wrestles safely and sanely, knows his stuff, and is a very engaging bloke to chat to off the mats too. Highly recommended and I'm looking forward to the rematch.
02/07/2016: Well that may be a new personal worst for waiting for a rematch, but eventually I did get a second tussle in with corkey, back at Pippa's. He showed me that round 1 was just a fluke by putting me in my place and getting me to submit repeatedly. Whereas in my turn getting past his excellent defence was a real challenge: he's immensely strong. Needless to say this made for a really fun grapple! And so was the ready and friendly chat off the mats. So hopefully round 3 with this great and experienced wrestler will arrive much sooner.

7/02/2016

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Squashlad is recommended by corkey


Was good to meet this competent and modest wrestler - he was a handful to grapple! Great fun

5/10/2015

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corkey is recommended by MONSTA


Awesome guy to meet and wrestle.
Did so on the mats in Hendon and Stoneleigh
Safe sane and fun

10/28/2015

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corkey is recommended by badjayson


I met Colin last week and had a fabulous time wrestling him. Like his profile says, he is a genuine wrestler but more importantly I found him to be a really nice person. He's easy to chat to and get along with -Never a dull moment. Colin obviously toned down his game for me but even then I was no match for him. Still a very enjoyable session and would love to do it again. Thanks Colin :-)

6/01/2015

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badjayson is recommended by corkey


What an enthusiastic wrestler! Likes wrestling heavier, older guys like myself and feisty, sane, competitive and energetic. We had a great time on the mats, but watch out for this fellow as he learns quickly and moves like lightning! Heartily recommended.

6/01/2015

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corkey is recommended by eastcheshireguy


Great to get on the mats with Corkey and see the ease with which he does things. He was also a good instructor happily sharing his moves and interesting to talk to off the mats

5/10/2015

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eastcheshireguy is recommended by corkey


A very pleasant and skilled wrestler - learning very fast and keen to do so

5/10/2015

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elgreco is recommended by corkey


A very capable, enthusiastic and pleasant wrestler - very much the Duracell bunny!

5/07/2015

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corkey is recommended by dadwrestle


I have known this great, skilled wrestler for more years than either of us care to remember! It was therefore a great surprise to meet up with him again at a group meeting in Barnet yesterday! Hes as tough an opponent as ever! It was so good to get back on the mats with him again, and to watch him take on some of the younger, technical guys. This wrestler is one of the best! Safe, sane, reliable, not to be missed. 100% RECOMMENDATION!!

5/03/2015

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corkey is recommended by The Kestrel


Colin was the first guy i have wrestled with in my new approach to wrestling, and he is an absolutely brilliant man, whatever nerves i had beforehand went very quickly as we began talking, i came to him hoping to learn and have a practice, and depite linitted space he had plenty to show me and was well controlled when we put things into practice, and i am sure he would have shown me more with the space of a matroom. He is as strong as an ox and had skill and agility to apply his weight and strength well, giving me a great workout as i tried to keep up with him

Highly recomend him to anyone who has not had th privilege of grappling with him yet

2/01/2015

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The Kestrel is recommended by corkey


This man is modest and honest. He's got natural ability and considerable strength and was great fun to grapple. He is a great fellow to spend time with wrestling - and a quick learner....

2/01/2015

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corkey is recommended by Lomandlad42


First wrestled Colin almost 2 yrs ago at a group meet and finally got round two recently. Had a great couple of hours trading holds and matching submissions. Powerfull strong fella who really knows his stuff, a great guy to wrestle who I would highly recommend you meet. Ticks all the boxes and is a great host too. Thanks again mate had a top afternoon :-)

10/06/2014

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Lomandlad42 is recommended by corkey


Jay was a great grapple. He radiated enjoyment and the session was both fun and challenging. A guy who clearly enjoys his wrestling.

10/07/2014

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