Your Votes Are In – Announcing The 2018 RISE Year-End Award Winners!


The fans of RISE voted, and the results are in! Here are the results of the fan polls for the RISE 2018 Year- End Awards!

RISE Event of The Year



Runners Up: RISE 9 – RISE of The Knockouts and RISE 7 – SENSATION

RISE Moment of The Year


Mercedes Martinez and Tessa Blanchard set a new world record at RISE 10, the longest one on one women’s wrestling match in history at 75 Minutes.

Runners Up: RISE says, “Goodbye,” to Deonna Purrazzo from RISE – ASCENT, Episode 10 and Delilah Doom and Shotzi Blackheart 20 Minute Time Limit Draw at RISE 8.

RISE Match of The Year


75 Minute Iron Woman Match for The Phoenix of RISE Championship at RISE 10 between Tessa Blanchard and Mercedes Martinez.

Runners Up: Tessa Blanchard vs. Mercedes Martinez 30 Minute Iron Woman Match from RISE 9, Deonna Purrazzo vs. Kylie Rae from RISE – ASCENT, Episode 10.

RISE Debut of The Year

Veteran Talent – “The Bloody Undead Bride” Su Yung

Up-and-Coming Talent – Xia Brookside

Seminar Discovery – Regina “Honey” Badger

RISE Tag Team of The Year


Guardians of RISE Tag Team Champions Paradise Lost, Raven’s Ash and Dust

Runners Up: Bones of Contention, Ray Lyn and Karen Q and Team Blue Nation, Jessica Troy and Charli Evans

RISE Wrestler of The Year

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Phoenix of RISE Champion “The Latina Sensation” Mercedes Martinez.

Runners Up: Tessa Blanchard and Delilah Doom