AIW Championship

The current AIW Championship belt (2013–present)

The AIW Championship is a professional wrestling world championship created and promoted by the American professional wrestling promotion Apex Caliber Wrestling (ACW) for their developmental brand Adrenaline Impact Wrestling (AIW). Introduced on May 1, 2013, it is the top championship of AIW. The inaugural and current champion is Bennet Curse.

History Edit

The championship was first introduced on May 1, 2013, when ACW co-owners Jesse Alvarez and Joshua Garza announced a "Adrenaline Rush" tournament, featuring four developmental roster AIW wrestlers and four main roster ACW wrestlers competing to be crowned as the inaugural AIW Champion in a knockout system format. The tournament took place in over two days; the quarterfinals began on May 1, 2013, at a house show followed by the semifinals and finals on May 2, 2013, at AIW Genesis, the premiere episode of AIW, with Bennet Curse defeating Kenshin Himura in the tournament final.

Inaugural tournament Edit

Reigns Edit

As of September 12, 2013, Bennet Curse is the inaugural champion after defeating Kenshin Himura in a tournament final at AIW Genesis in San Antonio, Texas on May 2, 2013.

Reign The reign number for the specific champion listed
Location The city in which the title was won
Event The event promoted by the respective promotion in which the title was won
Used for vacated reigns so as not to count it as an official reign
+ Indicates the current reign is changing daily
No. Wrestler Reign Date Days held Successful defenses Location Event Notes
1 Bennet Curse 1 May 2, 2013 133+ 2 San Antonio, Texas AIW Genesis Defeated Kenshin Himura in the tournament final to become the inaugural champion.

Combined Reigns Edit

As of September 12, 2013.

Indicates the current champion
Rank Wrestler Total Number of reigns Combined days
1 Bennet Curse † 1 133+

Statistics Edit

Record: Record holder: Notes:
First champion(s) Bennet Cruse
Most reigns Bennet Cruse (1)
Longest reign Bennet Cruse (133+ days)
Heaviest champion Bennet Cruse (219 lbs. (99 kg.))

Trivia Edit