• Born: 10/04/1973 in Washington, D.C
  • Birthname: Abyss
  • Height & Weight: 6'8", 350 Ib
Titles Won:
  • NWA World Heavyweight Championship (1 time)
  • NWA World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with A.J. Styles
  • TNA Television Championship (2 times)
  • TNA World Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with James Storm (1), Crazzy Steve (1)
  • TNA X Division Championship (1 time)
  • Fourth TNA Triple Crown Champion (1 time)
  • Second TNA Grand Slam Champion (1 time)

Alongside James Storm, Parks is one of two men currently employed by TNA to have appeared on the first broadcast. Abyss and Storm are the current TNA World Tag Team Champions, in their first reign together and Abyss' first as an individual.

As Abyss in TNA, Parks became a one-time NWA World Heavyweight Champion, being the first of only two men to hold the title while competing under a mask. Abyss is the heaviest wrestler to hold the X Division Championship. He also captured the Television Championship twice (and was the final champion), and the NWA World Tag Team Championship once with A.J. Styles.

With having won all the required championships, Abyss was the fourth man to complete the Triple Crown Championship and the second to complete the Grand Slam Championship. Parks also wrestled in TNA as Abyss' storyline brother Joseph Park.

Notable Matches

vs AJ Styles at TNA Lockdown 2005

vs Sting at Genesis 2006

vs Sabu at Barbed Wire Massacre 2005

Notable Feuds

vs Raven

vs AJ Styles

vs Sting

vs Rhino

vs Sabu

vs James Mitchell

vs Matt Morgan

vs Dr. Stevie

Other Notable Achievements

AAA World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Chessman

BCW Can-Am Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

BPW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

IWA Hardcore Championship (3 times)

IWA Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

IWA World Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Miguel Pérez, Jr. (1) and Glamour Boy Shane (1)

NWA Cyberspace Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

NWA Iowa Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

NWA Missouri Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

NWA Wildside Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

1PW Heavyweight Championship (2 times)

Ring Ka King Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Scott Steiner

Ring of Honor Trios Tournament (2006) – with Alex Shelley and Jimmy Rave

UWA Heavyweight Championship (1 time)