Oct 22, 2009 - by Steve Gerweck
Real name: John Kashmere
Weight: 192 lbs.
Date of birth: November 6, 1978
From: Burlington, NJ
Pro debut: 1998
Trained by: The Pitbulls
Finishing move: Cradle Breaker
- Kashmere and Trent Acid (The Backseat Boyz) defeated Men’s Teioh and Jun Kasai in Yokohama, Japan on August 19, 2001.
- On November 11, 1999 in Wilmington, DE, the Backseat Boyz captured the ECWA (East Coast Wrestling Association) Tag Team title by defeating Mark Schrader and Thunder.
- Kashmere teamed with Robby Mirano to capture the CZW Tag Team title on February 5, 2000 in Sewell, NJ by Midknight and Diablos Macabre.
- The Backseat Boyz regained the CZW Tag Team title June 10, 2000 in Sewell, NJ when Kashmere defeated Russ Haas.
- The Backseat Boyz (Kashmere and Acid) defeated Ric Blade and Nicky Benz to become the first PCW Tag Team champions on March 3, 2001 in Stanhope, NJ.
- On August 19, 2001 in Yokohama, Japan, the Backseat Boyz defeated Men’s Teioh and Jun Kasai to capture the CZW Tag Team title.
- On November 15, 2001, Kashmere beat Dylan Knight for the PWF Universal Heavyweight title in Pottstown, PA.
- The Backseat Boyz claimed the vacant ACW Tag Team title in New Britain, CT on November 3, 2002.
- On November 10, 2001, the Backseat Boyz retained the CZW tag title by defeating Nick Gage and Nate Hatred and Mark Briscoe and Red in Sewell, NJ.
- The Backseat Boyz defeated Mondo and Ric Blade in a “Tables, Ladders and Chairs” match on December 14, 2002 in Philadelphia, PA.
- On February 8, 2003, the Backseat Boyz once again became the CZW World Tag Team champions by defeating Greg Matthews and Derek Frazier.
- On September 20, 2003, The Backseat Boyz defeated Special K for the vacant Ring of Honor Tag Team title in Philadelphia.
- On November 1, 2003, Kashmere and Acid defeated The SATs (Jose and Joel Maximo), Carnage Crew, Special K, and Teddy Hart and Jack Evans in a “Tag Team Scramble Cage” match.
- On February 3, 2004, Kashmere officially left CZW.