"Superfly" Jimmy Snuka Soars into the TWA on Apr 11th

Come see WWF/E Legend and Hall of Fame "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka at the Tri-State Wrestling Alliance (TWA) "Adopt-A-Pet" Show on April 11th* at the FLYERS SKATE ZONE in Voorhees, New Jersey.  At 12PM Noon Snuka will be doing a Meet & Greet with "Wiseguy" Jimmy Cicero as they BODYSLAM AUTISM.  Belltime for the show is 2PM, and Snuka and Cicero will headline a special challenge tag-team match versus "The Midnight Idol" Nicky Benz and former ECW/TNA Star Julio Dinero.  For months, Cicero and Benz have been at odds, but come April 11th it all come to a head.  Be there to see all the action.  

Go to www.twaprowrestling.com, email tristatewrestlingalliance@yahoo.com, or call 1-856-232-9332 (Hair by Dezign) for information.  

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"Superfly" Jimmy Snuka is a legend in the pro wrestling business in every sense of the word.  Snuka has traveled the world and seen success in both team and singles action.   

In tag team action, Snuka formed very successful tandems with Paul Orndorff (NWA World Tag Team Champions), "Freebird" Terry Gordy (NWA National Tag Team Champions), Ray Stevens, Dutch Savage (NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Champions) and Bruiser Brody (All Japan Real World Tag League Champions, 1981).  

 In singles action Snuka had notable success and won many championships in Japan , NWA Pacific Northwest, NWA Mid-Atlantic, NWA Georgia Championship Wrestling and Eastern Championship Wrestling (ECW).  

However, Snuka is known most well for his early to mid 80's stint in the World Wrestling Federation/Entertainment (WWF/E).  From his early days challenging Bob Backlund for the WWWF Title, to his break-up with Captain Lou Albano, to his legendary feuds with the "Magnificent" Don Muraco and Rowdy Roddy Piper, Snuka's popularity was only rivaled by Hulk Hogan himself in the mid-80s, with whom he helped create a new and increased interest in the world of wrestling that saw the national expansion of WWF/E.   

It was Snuka's unique, high risk Superfly Splash off the top rope that ushered in a whole new genre of high flying action into the sport, and it is a style that still thrives today.  Snuka was named Best Flying Wrester in 1981 and awarded Best Wrestling Maneuver in 1981 & 1983 by the readers of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter

But when fans of the Northeast think of Jimmy Snuka, there is ONE image that comes to mind and that is the Superfly Splash of the top of the Steel Cage.  Whether he did it in his matches against Bob Backlund or Don Muraco, Jimmy Snuka left an indelible mark on the minds of wrestling fans.  

The word legend is used very loosely in wrestling, but no one would dispute its application in regard to Jimmy Snuka.  Come out to the TWA on April 11 at the Flyers Skate Zone in Voorhees , New Jersey and re-live the memories with the one and only "Superfly!!!" 

Here are some classic moments and matches from the storied career of "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka... 

Snuka on Piper's Pit and vs. Roddy Piper:

htthttp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Znx9_OoQ9BY&feature=relatedp://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kZbZseTuQ1I 

Snuka vs. Don Muraco Steel Cage Match:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YOgHMGRp4dc 

Snuka vs. Bob Backlund Cage Match:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MWGm50p7aCQ&feature=related 

Snuka and Bruiser Brody vs. the Funks:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TwuMVx_iTBY 

Snuka and Brody vs. Stan Hansen and Terry Gordy:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNfkwOLugsU 

Snuka vs. Brody:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3jbPBRUpBu0&feature=related 

Visit the webpages of "Superfly" Jimmy Snuka at

http://www.jimmysnuka.com/bio.asp

http://www.jimmysnuka.com/index1.asp

http://www.facebook.com/#!/profile.php?v=wall&id=100000609413105