Kevin Von Erich to Receive the Lou Thesz/Art Abrams Award in May

As indicated in the recent edition of the EAR newsletter, the Cauliflower Alley Club is pleased to announce that wrestling Hall of Famer Kevin Von Erich will be honored at the upcoming CAC Reunion with a 2017 CAC Lou Thesz / Art Abrams Lifetime Achievement Award! Previous winners of this honor include Arn Anderson, Jerry Brisco, Ricky Steamboat, […]

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Tully Blanchard Reflects On His Career

Welcome to the 55th edition of CAC Radio!  Hosts David and Morgan welcome wrestling legend and 2017 Iron Mike award honoree, Mr. Tully Blanchard, to the program.  Mr. Blanchard talks about: his father’s wrestling promotion, playing college football, starting out in the business, learning from the Funk Brothers, wrestling Magnum TA, the formation of the […]

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Cauliflower Alley Club Announces 1st Annual Membership Drive

The Cauliflower Alley Club announces their 1st annual membership drive.  Here is a letter from the club’s president and CEO, wrestling legend B. Brian Blair. Dear Members and Friends, The month of January 2017 will be our first annual “Membership Drive” to help both replenish those that we lost, due to passing or attrition, and […]

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2017 CAC Reunion Details

Hello Fellow CAC Members!  Fall is already here which means time is flying by.  It’s hard to believe we are already planning for the Cauliflower Alley Club’s 52nd Annual Reunion, and it will be here before we know it.  Once again it will be held at the Gold Coast Hotel, taking place May 1-3, 2017. […]

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CAC Dual Honoree Going Into the WWE HOF

WWE announced the following today concerning Diamond Dallas Page, both a 2015 CAC men’s wrestling award winner and the 2015 Jason Sanderson Humanitarian award winner: Diamond Dallas Page to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame Class of 2017 Diamond Dallas Page, a world champion-turned-fitness guru, will be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part […]

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The Russian Bear Passes Away

Courtesy of RingsideNews.com:  The 2013 Iron Mike Mazurki Award winner, the “Russian Bear” Ivan Koloff, has passed away at the age of 74 after his battle with liver cancer. Koloff was the man who famously ended the first championship reign of Bruno Sammartino. Most recently, Koloff was a regular at the Mid-Atlantic Legends Fanfests in […]

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Wrestling Legend Passes Away

WWE Hall of Famer and 2004 CAC honoree George “The Animal” Steele has passed away at the age of 79. Wrestling agent Eric Simms noted on Facebook on Thursday that Steele had entered hospice care and that it wasn’t looking good for him. WWE Hall of Famer Bob Backlund also noted on Facebook earlier this […]

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HBO Sports and WWE to Produce “Andre the Giant” Documentary

HBO Sports, WWE and the Bill Simmons Media Group will produce “Andre the Giant” a documentary film examining the life and career of one of the most beloved legends in WWE history, it was announced today by Kevin Dunn, WWE Executive Producer, and Peter Nelson, Executive Vice President, HBO Sports. The ambitious and wide-ranging documentary […]

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Chavo Guerrero, Sr. Passes Away

Former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Chavo Guerrero Sr. passed away Saturday at the age of 68 years old. Chavo Sr. was Eddie Guerrero’s brother and father to Chavo Guerrero.   WWE issued this statement on his passing:   Chavo Guerrero Sr. passes away   WWE is saddened to learn that Chavo Guerrero Sr., the legendary wrestler, […]

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HOF Honor for Hercules the Bear Legend Andy Robin

By Jamie Buchan:  Sports legend Andy Robin, who introduced the world to Hercules the Bear, has been inducted into Scotland’s Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame.  The 81-year-old received the top honour on the steps of Perth’s City Hall, the scene of some of his biggest championship battles.  One of his most famous bouts in the Fair City was against America’s […]

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CAC VP Tom Drake Passes Away

The CAC is sad to report that CAC Vice President Tom Drake passed away this morning. Tom was the legal council for the CAC. He was the Speaker Of The House for the State of Alabama under Governor George Wallace. Tom was also the owner of the Drake & Drake Law Firm. The CAC sends […]

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Bobby Simmons To Receive the Charlie Smith Referee’s Award

As indicated in the recent edition of the EAR newsletter, the Cauliflower Alley Club is pleased to announce that Bobby Simmons will be honored at the upcoming CAC Reunion with a 2017 CAC Charlie Smith Referee’s Award! The lone previous winner of this honor is James Beard in 2016. Bobby Simmons got his start refereeing for Ann Gunkel’s […]

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Presenting the 2017 CAC Seminar Learning Series

There are six seminars scheduled for the 2017 Cauliflower Alley Club Reunion.  The seminars will take place over the course of two days, May 2-3 at 10 AM,  Noon and 2 PM both days, in a seminar room to be confirmed. The seminars will be allotted 90 minutes each (which includes 30 minutes for a […]

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“The Destroyer” Receives the 2016 Stanley Weston Award

Pro Wrestling Illustrated (PWI) has named CAC board member “The Destroyer” Dick Beyer the recipient of the 2016 Stanley Weston Award, the magazine’s lifetime achievement award. One of the most famous masked wrestlers in the world, Beyer is a sports icon, a former world champion, and an integral player in the relationship between the worlds […]

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