Earlier today, Game Changer Wrestling announced that they will running a show called "The Wrld On GCW Part 2" on June 20 making their debut in Indianapolis, IN. This will be the promotion's first show since The Acid Cup 2 took place in March where fans were able to watch and donate to wrestlers to support them as the COVID-19 pandemic has halted many independent promotions from running shows.
The news also comes after one of the largest indie promotions signed a long-term deal with IWTV. While also announcing a new show, GCW also made sure to announce the precautionary measures they will be taking and will be asking fans to take to respect social distancing guidelines.
GCW announced that fans are requested to wear face masks, masks will be provided at the door at no cost for fans in need and to respect your fellow fans' space. They also made note that the venue that this show will be held "is a non traditional 'venue' being used to ease our transition back to normalcy."
GCW also announced that ringside seating will be reduced by 50 percent and there will be efforts to ensure a safe distance between everyone. They have also said that "we will have no fewer than than 12 hand sanitizer stations on the premises."
You can view GCW's tweets about the show as well as reactions from Joey Janela and Chris Dickinson about the announcement below:
Breaking News— GameChangerWrestling (@GCWrestling_) May 31, 2020
GCW returns to action on Saturday, June 20th for our debut in Indianapolis, IN!
Details and Ticket Info coming very soon
Please read post below to see our plan to keep fans and performers safe ?? pic.twitter.com/vFbVzEji3V
- Fans are requested to wear face masks— GameChangerWrestling (@GCWrestling_) May 31, 2020
- Masks will be provided at the door at no cost for fans in need
- Please respect your fellow fans space pic.twitter.com/qecleGPvda
Please Note:— GameChangerWrestling (@GCWrestling_) May 31, 2020
White River State Park is an outdoor, open-air location with 250 acres of event space.
This is a non traditional "venue", being used to ease our transition back to normalcy. https://t.co/gyvan5uYCX
GCW! GCW! GCW! https://t.co/axIl0VnsXf— "The Bad Boy" Joey Janela (@JANELABABY) May 31, 2020
AND YOU CAN HATE IT OR LOVE IT BUT THATS WHAT ITS GON BE https://t.co/7WAlN5bxw7— Chris Dickinson (@DirtyDickinson) May 31, 2020