Wayne Eric Boyd, Co-Founder of Titan Mercury Wrestling Club had his first vision of a national wrestling club in 1972 when he founded the East Coast Wrestling & Health Club in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Forty years later his dream was completed with full steam ahead when he met Andrew F. Barth in 2012.
Wayne’s passion is the advancement of the sport of wrestling and see’s a day in the near future that wrestling and it’s talented athletes will be recognized socially and financially by the media and Wall Street by becoming a professional league known as the toughest and hardest working athletes on earth.
Wayne graduated with honors from Temple University in 1970 from the School of Communications, Radio, Television & Film with a minor in Speech, Journalism and Theater. He was a three time Middle Atlantic Conference Champion, Temple’s first Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling (EIWA) Champion and Division I National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Champion. His senior year, he pinned in the finals of all three events becoming the only wrestler to ever accomplish that feat. He never lost a collegiate dual meet and was voted Temple’s Outstanding Wrestler three times. The National Coaches Association named Wayne the Outstanding Wrestler in America. He won three state titles for Norview High School and is proud to say, “I never missed a match in my entire career and more importantly I never missed a practice.” As a Veteran Wrestler, Wayne won seven US National Titles with one Silver and one Bronze World Championship Medal. On October 4, 1981 Wayne became the only man to ever pin “Victor,” the 680 pound, 8’3″ tall bear who had won 14,999 bouts without defeat.
Although Titan Mercury Wrestling Club has become a full time commitment Wayne still finds time to Write, Produce and Star in Film and Television projects such as , ONE MORE SHOT, CHAMPIONS OF CHAMPIONS, BLOOD GUTS GLORY WRESTLING and WRESTLING TO IRAN AND BACK. his TV shows have been GOOD MORNING PALM SPRINGS, PALM SPRINGS TODAY, ON LOCATION and ABOUT TOWN with WAYNE BOYD.
Wayne founded WEB Productions in 1976, an advertising/marketing film and television production company which has represented hundreds of clients and produced thousands of commercial elements in it’s 40 year history and counting.
“The future is bright!”
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