Pure Violence Championship History

Breaking Down the Pure Wrestling Championship

First ever PWA Championship belt won in PWA history.

First Champion: Buck 10 –  Buck defeated  Flatline, Warhed, Shawn Brown & Marc Mandrake in Goderich, Ontario on July 22nd, 2005

Current Champion: Vacant – Krofton suffered career ending injuries and the belt sas been brought back to Ontario to crown a new Champion On Oct 28th in Cambridge.

Pure Violence Champions

1.  Buck 10
2.  Warhed (4x)
3.  Marc Mandrake (2x)
4.  Geza Kalman (2x)
5.  Sean Ball/Super Kamikaze (2x)
6.  Jeff Black/Hardcore Hick (8x)
7.  Eddie Osbourne (3x)
8.  George Terzis
9.  Rico Montana
10.  Michael Von Payton
11.  Elian Habanero
12.  Jessy Jones (2x)
13.  Ice
14.  Ryan Ruks
15.  Markus “Custom Made” Ryan
16.  Buck Gunderson
17.  Reggie Marley
18.  Lance Malibu (2x)
19.  Little Bruce
20.  Lak Siddartha
21.  Scott Steel (3x)
22.  Cremator Von Slasher (2x)
23.  Krofton (2x)
24.  Riea Von Slasher

Most Reigns

1.  Hardcore Hick Jeff Black – 8
2.  Warhed – 4
3.  Scott Steel – 3
3.  Eddie Osbourne – 3
3.  Lance Malibu

Longest Reigns

1.  Ice – 369 Days
2.  Michael Von Payton – 287
3.  Hardcore Hick (3) – 252
4.  Lance Malibu (2) – 245
5.  Hardcore Hick (4) – 237

Longest Combined Reigns

1.  Hardcore Hick – 830 Days
2.  Lance Malibu – 417
3.  Scott Steel – 408
4.  Warhed – 399
5.  Ice – 369

Shortest Reigns

1.  Jessy Jones – <1 Day
2.  Ryan Ruks – <1
3.  Markus Ryan – <1
4.  Lance Malibu – <1
5.  Reggie Marley – 1 Day

Most Title Defenses

1.  Geza Kalman – 15
2.  Scott Steel – 11
3.  Hardcore Hick (4) – 6
4.  Warhed (3) – 5
4.  Ice – 5
4. Scott Steel (3) – 5

Most Combined Title Defenses

1.  Geza Kalman – 17
2.  Scott Steel – 16
3.  Hardcore Hick  – 13
4.  Warhed – 10
5.  Lance Malibu – 6

The Pure Wrestling Championship has been Vacant 4 times in total

Vacanted by/when

1.  Geza Kalman – September 2006
2.  Elian Habanero – July 2010
3.  Ice – September 2011
4.  Krofton – October 2017

Towns/Cites the Championship Changed Hands
Goderich, ON – 2x
Cambridge, ON – 3x
Niagara Falls, ON
Brantford, ON – 4x
Guelph, ON
Kitchener, ON – 15x
Kingston, ON
Hamilton, ON – 4x
Listowel, ON – 4x
Espanola , ON
Blind River, ON
Nanaimo, BC – 4x
Campbell River, BC – 2x
Parksville, BC
Lake Cowichan, BC
Duncan, BC

The Pure Violence Championship has been defended in Ontario and British Columbia.  Hardcore Hick is the only person to have wrestled in both BC and Ontario as Champion.  Eddie Osbourne been a  has been a challenger in both BC and Ontario.

There have only ever been two Pure Violence belts.  The first one had multiple changes to it.  The current on was created by C.W. belts and gimmicks.

Michael Von Payton changed the name of the Pure Violence Championship to the Anti-Violence Championship.

Rea Von Slasher is the only woman to ever hold the title.  She successfully defended it three times.