The David Francisco Podcast

David Francisco

I’m a professional wrestler with a surprisingly good voice for podcasting and a subtly weird accent. You’ll love it.

All Episodes

Purpose Wrestling, Mad Kurt, the slap heard around the world, wrestling James Toner at WrestleForce and a retrospective of all my matches against Connor Mills. Tickets and details on Purpose Wrestling: purposewrestling.com Subscribe to WrestleForce on YouTube here! Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast:Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me […]

Oct 21

24 min 20 sec

Last week at UKPW, I finally wrestled Simon Miller. This week, upcoming, Purpose Wrestling, WrestleForce and RevPro. Tickets and details on Purpose Wrestling: purposewrestling.com Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast:Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around:YouTube | Twitch | Discord | Instagram | Twitter | TikTok | Facebook

Oct 7

12 min 46 sec

A quick check-in to let you know what I’ve been doing and what’s coming soon! Tickets and details on Purpose Wrestling: purposewrestling.com Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast:Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around:YouTube | Twitch | Discord | Instagram | Twitter | TikTok | Facebook

Sep 2

10 min 18 sec

A check-in episode where we discuss the last few weeks of my life in wrestling! I had plenty of matches for WrestleForce, ran my first show ever to a bittersweet conclusion, and even wrestled for the first time in a RevPro ring! The story of how that happened and more on this podcast. Watch and […]

Aug 19

19 min 26 sec

I’ve return to wrestling shows last week, and in my first match back I tagged with young star Jack Landers! We talk about returning to the ring, his new name, how his love for music influences his wrestling and more! Follow Jack Landers: Instagram: @Jack._Landers2004 UPCOMING APPEARANCES: 7 August • Nantes, FranceRixe (@rixecatch) 13 August […]

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Jul 26

16 min 26 sec

A run-down of all the dates I’ve been announced for recently and how excited I am to be back! WrestleForce will be in Witham on 22 July and Dagenham on 24 July.More info here: wrestleforce.com Purpose Wrestling Feels Like Summer is on 13 August in Wimbledon, London.More info here: purposewrestling.com/feelslikesummer Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to […]

Jul 15

9 min 8 sec

Oli Peace returns to the podcast to talk about the return of WrestleForce to live shows, and he runs down the card for the live events of 22-25 July! Follow Oli Peace: Instagram: @PeaceTheWrestlerTwitter: @PeaceWrestler Tickets and info for WrestleForce Shows:www.wrestleforce.com Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merch Send me a voice message! Record on your voice recording app […]

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Jul 12

21 min 35 sec

A bit of anticipation about the soon-to-be-announced shows I’ll have in front of an audience, an update on my content, more details on the O.J.M.O. catch-up and more! Purpose Wrestling Feels Like Summer is on 13 August in Wimbledon, London.More info here: purposewrestling.com/feelslikesummer Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast:Apple Podcasts | Spotify […]

Jul 9

9 min 51 sec

The O.J.M.O. returns to the podcast to talk about training, returning to wrestling in front of audiences and his minor bout with Covid-19! Follow The O.J.M.O.: Instagram: @TheOJMO Twitter: @TheOJMO Watch The O.J.M.O. at RevPro Watch The O.J.M.O. at Purpose Wrestling Support David Francisco:davidfrancisco.net/merchSubscribe to The David Francisco Podcast:Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google PodcastsFollow […]

Jul 5

17 min 59 sec

All about the birth of Purpose Wrestling, why I started it and what you can expect. Also, tales of my return to wrestling in front of crowds! Purpose Wrestling Feels Like Summer is on 13 August in Wimbledon, London. More info here: purposewrestling.com/feelslikesummer Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts […]

Jun 10

15 min 49 sec

Kira Chimera returns to the podcast to give her side on that time I flew to France to be part of a Rixe show that never happened, returning to training and more! Follow Kira Chimera: Instagram: @KiraChimera Check out Purpose Wrestling: purposewrestling.com Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | […]

Jun 8

23 min 16 sec

Rex Armstrong comes on the podcast to discuss returning to wrestling training, the first shows we'll be a part of, how hard it is to get back in ring shape and much more! Follow Rex Armstrong: Instagram: @SpeakRex Twitter: @SpeakRex Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | […]

May 18

20 min 4 sec

Wrestling is back (partially, but it still counts!), which means that the Check-Ins are back! I've been training regularly in the ring again, and I have my first wrestling show lined up for this Saturday. Exciting times ahead! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts […]

May 17

11 min 51 sec

Darcy Stone opens up about her time in Japan, her transition from dance to wrestling, her t-shirt printing side business and more! Follow Darcy Stone: Instagram: @DarcyStonePW Twitter: @DarcyStonePW Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | YouTube 2 | Twitch […]

May 12

54 min

Danny Black comes on the podcast to talk about his beginningin wrestling, rap music, his influences and more! Follow Danny Black: Instagram: @DannyBlack_99 Twitter: @Danny_Black_99 Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | YouTube 2 | Twitch | Instagram | Twitter […]

Apr 20

38 min 28 sec

Kira Chimera comes on the podcast to talk her influences, wrestling in France, her connections to music and more! Follow Kira Chimera: Instagram: @KiraChimera Twitter: @KiraChimera Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | YouTube 2 | Twitch | Instagram | […]

Apr 17

32 min 49 sec

The most famous bald guy on YouTube returns to the podcast for another great catch-up! We discuss his wrestling career so far, how he's approaching the current challenges he's facing with lockdowns, his return to wrestling and more! Follow Simon Miller: YouTube: /SimonMiller316 Instagram: @SimonMiller316 Twitter: @SimonMiller316 Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David […]

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Mar 31

45 min 45 sec

Martin Raymondson comes on the podcast to talk some refereeing but also liqueurs, his Pops collection and more! Follow Martin Raymondson: Twitter: @ref_raymondson Instagram: @martin_raymondson Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | YouTube 2 | Twitch | Instagram | Twitter […]

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Feb 9

37 min 49 sec

I'm in this huge kick of Little Big, a Russian pop-rave band that has the best videoclips. Love their self-awareness. Been listening to it while stuck in lockdown! Also, my thoughts on how hard it is to come with actually good stuff to show and talk about, and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to […]

Feb 5

15 min 14 sec

My thoughts on the recent guests on the podcast, the story about how I almost didn't bring the vlogs back, my Discord server and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | YouTube 2 | Twitch | Discord | Instagram […]

Jan 21

24 min 36 sec

Mark Trew and Kieron Lacey join David Francisco to tell stories of their beginning in wrestling, some of the most memorable moments they had in the ring and more! Follow Mark Trew: Instagram: @unbreakable_mark_trew01 Follow Kieron Lacey: Instagram: @kieron_lacey67 Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google […]

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Jan 19

31 min 42 sec

Mad Kurt and I discuss the origins of Mad Kurt, how I saved the Pride Of Brighton Tournament, his approach to Social Media and much more! Follow Mad Kurt: Twitter: @TheMadKurt Instagram: @TheMadKurt Twitch: @TheMadKurt Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: […]

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Jan 12

50 min 31 sec

Alexander Roth and I discuss how we met, some of the smaller promotions we've wrestled for in the past few years, his participation on Everything Patterned and how important that was for him and much more! Follow Alexander Roth: TikTok: @ARoth7 Twitter: @ARoth7 Instagram: @ARoth7 Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: […]

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Jan 7

22 min 3 sec

My thoughts on Brodie Lee and the beautiful tributes he's been having, including this week's episode of AEW Dynamite. Also, a quick look back at 2020 and how I'm approaching 2021! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | YouTube 2 […]

Dec 2020

26 min 26 sec

Shay Purser comes on the podcast to discuss his beggining in wrestling, how he looks back at his refereeing years, his run as Attack Champion, his new projects on Twitch and more! Follow Shay Purser: Twitch: @sppurser Twitter: @sppurser Instagram: @sppurser Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify […]

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Dec 2020

38 min 8 sec

Fabio Romano and KB Violence were part of the Christmas Chaos match last week... and are part of today's catch-up! We talk about their experiences in wrestling in the U.K., what made them move out of home, and KB tells the story about how he was almost stuck in the U.S.A. because of the Coronavirus! […]

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Dec 2020

29 min 51 sec

My invocation of Mal Mason, who I shared great moments with, and Pat Patterson, who has probably influenced me more than I realise. My reaction to winning awards in French Wrestling, how you can watch me react to my matches with guests, and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple […]

Dec 2020

25 min 47 sec

He was there for my first match ever in the U.K., and we've crossed paths ever since. And now, he's on the podcast! Big Wavy Roy Johnson talks about his transformation as a wrestler, his experiences wrestling for PROGRESS and other companies, his love for Ibiza and much more! Follow Roy Johnson: Twitter: @RoyJohnsonYeah Instagram: […]

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Dec 2020

55 min 1 sec

One of my greatest rivals comes on the podcast for a very fun conversation! We talk about growing our hair, how he joined Destination:EVERYWHERE, South Park and more! Follow Connor Mills: Twitter: @ConnorMills_98 Instagram: @ConnorMills_98 Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: […]

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Dec 2020

27 min 21 sec

Now that Lockdown 2 is coming to an end, streaming every day on Twitch has been a very positive experience. I discuss what to expect from my Twitch channel from now on and how it involves bringing guests back to the Podcast! I also discuss how excited I am to go back to the gym, […]

Dec 2020

14 min 47 sec

I'm in the middle of a very fun week on Twitch, my short-term plans for Twitch and the podcast, how I've been spending my days and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | Twitch | Instagram | Twitter | […]

Nov 2020

14 min 47 sec

How I'm feeling about the Twitch experiment I started last week, what I'm doing for exercise, and the weird Portuguese rules to fight Coronavirus. Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: YouTube | Twitch | Instagram | Twitter | TikTok | Facebook

Nov 2020

18 min 53 sec

I guess we're all going back inside, aren't we? Hear my thoughts on this news, how thankful I am that you guys jumped in on the Halloween Offer, and how I'll be streaming on Twitch every day during Lockdown 2! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | […]

Nov 2020

12 min 31 sec

My thoughts on my first stream ever on Twitch and how I'm approaching the platform for now, my conversation with a good friend and comedian about the relationship between artists and fans, and how that relates to discord on Twitter in the last few days... Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: […]

Oct 2020

20 min 31 sec

My weekend in France was not at all what I was expecting it to be... But it was still fun! Listen to the full story here, plus my memories of Ryan Smile, including that time I used his entrance theme. Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | […]

Oct 2020

18 min 11 sec

Hey! After a break, I'm back! I know, right, made my day too. This weekend I'm flying to France to return to Rixe and I'm so excited. I'll be doing a seminar on Friday and I'll be in a cage match against Tristan Archer on Saturday. I talk a bit about this and much more! […]

Oct 2020

17 min 43 sec

With new Covid-19 spread prevention measures in place, it's looking like wrestling coming back is not happening any time soon. My content revolves around my wrestling, and with nothing new any time soon, I'm afraid I won't be able to deliver the level of quality I'm satisfied with. Also, I want to focus a bit […]

Sep 2020

27 min 18 sec

ATTACK! mainstay Elijah joins me for a catch-up where we discuss how much we love training, some of his favourite moments in his career, how to properly cook porridge and more! Follow Elijah: Twitter: @ElijahWrestler Instagram: @ElijahWrestler Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow […]

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Sep 2020

29 min 42 sec

On this Learn The Ropes edition, I answer a few questions about how to develop endurance and stamina outside of a class environment. Learn about Training Specificity and why that is relevant in this case, the best exercises that help with your pro-wrestling, how to put them together and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe […]

Sep 2020

32 min 52 sec

I tell you about my first experiences with Insurance, Road Tax, MOT Inspections and everything that makes having a car so exciting. Also, my visit to Virgina Water made me ponder, what's coming up for me and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts […]

Sep 2020

24 min 45 sec

Also, why there were no shows last week, my bank holiday weekend, Stonehenge, why Knucks isn't open for in-person classes, the return of the online classes, and more!

Sep 2020

33 min 6 sec

Tate Mayfairs and I have a great catch-up where we discuss his origins in wrestling, what he's been up to lately, and that time when he... teamed with the invisible man to face the invisible man?!

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Sep 2020

30 min 34 sec

RJ Singh returns to the podcast to give his insight on a Learn The Ropes edition! We discuss how he approaches teaching pro-wrestling seminars and classes, things to focus on, and gives a few tips and tricks for pro-wrestling trainees of any level. Follow RJ Singh: Twitter: @RJSinghIsKing Instagram: @KingRJSingh Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe […]

Sep 2020

30 min 56 sec

Sha Samuels and I discuss a wide range of topics related to training for Advanced and Show-ready trainees, including creativity, how to approach training when you're wrestling regularly, character and promos and more! Follow Sha Samuels: Twitter: @ShaSamuels Instagram: @ShaSamuels Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | […]

Aug 2020

29 min 24 sec

I'll be returning to the rings in France for a cage match, of all things. Also, my ankle, the changes I'm making to Learn The Ropes and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: Twitter | Instagram | TikTok | Facebook […]

Aug 2020

16 min 35 sec

It's the reunion of the WrestleForce 2019 Tag Team Of The Year! Billy Haze and I discuss his move to Wales, fun times at the WrestleHouse, how he started Draw Monkey, that time we ruined someone's birthday and much more! Follow Billy Haze: Twitter: @Bill_Haze_ Instagram: @Bill_Haze_ Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David […]

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Aug 2020

28 min 44 sec

The O.J.M.O. and I talk about his tips for trainees and their development, being in a position of teaching classes, racism in his pro-wrestling journey and more! Follow The O.J.M.O.: Twitter: @TheOJMO Instagram: @TheOJMO Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: Twitter […]

Aug 2020

21 min 38 sec

What happened with Sonya Deville got me thinking and I vent a little bit on that. Also, I got injured for kicking too much ass at the gym, I guess? All of that and more! Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: Apple Podcasts | Spotify | Google Podcasts Follow me around: […]

Aug 2020

13 min 54 sec

Today on the podcast I have a great conversation with RJ Singh where we discuss his life during lockdown, some of the best moments of his wrestling journey so far, and his fondness for holidays. Check it out! Follow RJ Singh: Twitter: @RJSinghIsKing Instagram: @KingRJSingh Support David Francisco: davidfrancisco.net/merch Subscribe to The David Francisco Podcast: […]

Aug 2020

30 min 56 sec

Oli Peace is a promoter, a trainer and a ring supplier, and he brings all this experience to this Learn The Ropes episode! Tips on how to approach training, how to get booked on shows, being considerate towards the ring you're wrestling in and more! Follow Oli Peace: Twitter: @PeaceWrestler Instagram: @PeaceTheWrestler Support David Francisco: […]

Aug 2020

23 min 18 sec