Our Coaches


Kaz Hayashi (Head Coach)

Birth date: 5/18/1973

From: Tokyo, Japan

Height: 173 CM

Weight: 83 KG

President of WRESTLE-1

Debuted in Japan on 11/19/1992.

After a great run in the United States, with WCW and WWE, Hayashi returned to Japan and joined All Japan Pro Wrestling, where he set a record by defending the Junior Heavyweight belt 17 times.  He then followed Keiji Mutoh to WRESTLE-1.

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Shuji Kondo

Birth date: 1/21/1978

From: Shizuoka, Japan

Height: 173 CM

Weight: 103 KG

Executive Vice-President of WRESTLE-1

Debuted in Japan on 5/18/2001.

Kondo started in Toryumon, and eventually joined All Japan Pro wrestling, joining WRESTLE-1 in 2013.

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Yusuke Kodama

Birth date: 4/22/1987

From: Okayama, Japan

Height: 172 CM

Weight: 78 KG

Debuted in Japan on 4/23/2010.

Kodama was trained by TAJIRI, working for Smash, Wrestling New Classic, joining WRESTLE-1 in 2014.  He also has extensive international experience in Mexico.

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