Short Sleeve Sampson accepting bookings for farewell retirement tour

Sep 7, 2013 - by Steve Gerweck


Short Sleeve Sampson, one of wrestling’s most recognizable ‘Midget’ wrestlers and star of Hulk Hogans Micro Championship Wrestling announced on Monday that he will be embarking on a 40 city Farewell Retirement tour beginning October 1st. Sampson, who turned 40 last month, said wrestling has opened the doors to several new opportunities in other fields of entertainment that he has always wanted to pursue. Sampson said at the age of forty, he is still in the best shape of his life and now is the time to try new things.

Short Sleeve Sampson has had an amazing wrestling career appearing many times as himself as well as portraying several WWE parody characters on WWE RAW and WWE Smackdown. He has also appeared on several occasions for the Nashville based TNA. His career has also reached into TV and sitcoms appearing on shows such as Jerry Springer and NBC’s ‘Here & Now’ as well as ABC’s the Family Channel.

Sampson has been featured on several documentaries for CMT, History Channel, the Travel channel, A&E Network, and this fall he will be on National Geographic International. He has also done promotional work for Fox’s Childs Play Movie and Universal Studio’s Despicable Me appearing in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Short Sleeve Sampson has become by far one of the most loved and recognizable Midget wrestlers in the world. Sampson said it is because of wrestling and the fans that he is able to pursue his dreams and this is why he wants to set out on this Farewell Tour to say thank you to all the fans and promoters who have supported him over the years. Since he turned forty this year, he fills 40 is the magic number for the tour.

If you would like to book Short Sleeve Sampson’s Farewell Retirement Tour for your event, promoters are advised to contact immediately as these dates will fill up fast. To book Short Sleeve Sampson, you may contact him through his email at or thru his official facebook page

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