WATCH: WWE Officially Reveals UK Performance CenterJanuary 11, 2019
Depending on where you live, either late last night or early this morning Trent Seven revealed on ‘Good Morning Britain’ that the WWE was opening a Performance Center in the UK. He said it was in a secret location that he was going to after this appearance. We expected WWE to Possible announce this today and they did.
Triple H along with top trainers from the WWE Performance Center in Orlando, along with NXT Uk General Manager Johnny Sint, Charlotte Flair, Finn Balor and other announced a state of the air train facility in the UK for their UK roster.
With 17,000 square feet, two training rings, world-class strength and conditioning equipment, and versatile content creation infrastructure, the UK Performance Center will enable WWE to train athletes utilizing a comprehensive program, including in-ring training, physical preparedness and character development.
The facility is the first of what will be many Performance Centers outside of the United States, WWE EVP of Talent, Live Events & Creative Paul “Triple H” Levesque said.
“It’s about going the world over and finding the greatest athletes and the greatest performers in any market we can,” he said. “It’s an incredible undertaking, looking for the greatest athletes from around the world, bringing them to places like this that will be set up around the world to train that next generation of Superstars.”
— WWE (@WWE) January 11, 2019
Charlotte Flair and Finn Balor talked about how the Performance Center in Orlando really helped them in their career especially Charlotte who started from nothing to become one of the top female performers in WWE with training from the WWE Performance Center.
The announcement comes one day before the first ever live special for the NXT UK brand, NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool that will be headlined with Pete Dunne defending the WWE United Kingdom Championship against Joe Coffey.