Josh Alexander Celebrates Being Able To Make A Full-Time Living As A Wrestler After 15-Year Journey

Josh Alexander is living the dream.

Josh Alexander is the current IMPACT Wrestling X-Division Champion but prior to that, he had spent over a decade on the independent wrestling circuit. But while wrestling, he needed another job to supplement his income.

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On Wednesday, September 1, 2021, Josh Alexander took to Twitter to celebrate the fact that after 15 years, he has finally been able to leave his other job and make a full-time living as a wrestler.

I've dreamt of this day for longer than I can remember. A day when I don't need to wake up at 3am to workout before heading to the job site. A day when I don't rush from my red eye home to a shift. A day where I can finally have time to truly dedicate myself to this business that I love.

It's a stressful thought running around without that security blanket of guaranteed income. But risks often produce the biggest rewards.

I've often wondered what I'd be able to do as a wrestler when I don't have to work 40+ hours a week on top of the training & travel. It's a scary thought. I guess now we will finally get to find out.

None of this is possible without the support of the fans. Without IMPACT Wrestling giving me countless opportunities to show I'm a world class wrestler. Without all the independent promotions that book me & give me time to grow my brand & do what I love.

I can't thank all of you enough. I'll continue to show my gratitude by giving everything I have everytime I step in a ring, no matter where or for whom.

Next for Josh Alexander is an X-Division championship Defense against a former Champion by way of an open challenge. Learn more here.

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