WWE to hold three-day tryout in Nashville later this month

Originally published at WWE to hold three-day tryout in Nashville later this month

WWE is set to hold another set of tryouts for current and recently graduated college athletes.

The company will host a three-day tryout over SummerSlam week in Nashville at the Wildhorse Saloon and allow fans to attend and observe the tryouts on the final day.

From WWE’s press release:

The three-day event, presented by Pure Life Water, begins Wednesday, July 27, at the Wildhorse Saloon, a 60,000-square-foot live music and event venue and staple of downtown Nashville. WWE will host more than 50 male and female participants with collegiate athletic backgrounds across football, basketball, track and field, wrestling, volleyball, gymnastics, cheer and dance. Athletes will partake in performance evaluations, individual and group promo evaluations, in-ring technical sessions and sit-down interviews as part of the tryout process. The invite-only event features several athletes who attended 2022 NFL Rookie Mini Camps.

Fans will be able to attend a “SummerSlam Tryout Viewing Experience” on Friday, July 29th with a behind-the-scenes look at the process. They are charging $20 for general admission and $100 for VIP tickets that include a ring photograph with WWE talent and legends.

In an interview with ESPN, Big E. stated he would be on hand for the tryouts in Nashville along with Paul Levesque and James Kimball.