Michael Elgin

  • Born: 12/13/1986 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Birthname: Michael Elgin
  • Height & Weight: 5'11", 245 Ib
Titles Won:
  • ROH World Championship (1 time)
  • Survival of the Fittest (2011, 2015)
  • Wrestling Observer Newsletter 5 Star Match (2012) vs. Davey Richards on March 31

He is signed with Ring of Honor (ROH), where he is a former one-time ROH World Champion. He also works for the Southern California-based company Pro Wrestling Guerrilla, where he is a former one-time PWG World Tag Team Champion with Brian Cage.

Frobel debuted in late 2004 using his ring name Michael Elgin, and by the age of 16. He was a regular on the independent circuit. He has competed for promotions including Combat Zone Wrestling, World League Wrestling, Alpha-1 Wrestling, and the Independent Wrestling Association Mid-South, where he won the IWA Mid-South Strong Style Championship in 2008.

In 2005, he began wrestling for BSE Pro, where he won the BSE Tag Team Championship with Ashley Sixx, and Great Canadian Wrestling in 2006, where he won the GCW National Championship twice and the GCW Tag Team Championship twice.

Elgin first appeared for Ring of Honor in 2007. He started competing regularly in 2010 as part of the House of Truth, and signed a contract with the company in 2011. That November, Elgin won the 2011 Survival of the Fittest tournament. In 2015, Elgin won the 2015 Survival of the Fittest tournament and became the first wrestler to win the tournament twice.

Other Notable Achievements

AIW Absolute Championship (1 time)

J.T. Lightning Tournament (2014)

AAW Heavyweight Championship (1 time)

AAW Heritage Championship (1 time)

AAW Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Ethan Page

Fourth AAW Triple Crown Champion

A1 Zero Gravity Championship (1 time)

BSE Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Ashley Sixx

GCW National Championship (2 times)

GCW Tag Team Championship (2 times) – with Jake O’Reilly (1) and Havok / Derek Wylde (1)

IWA Mid-South Strong Style Championship (1 time)

Revolution Strong Style Tournament (2014)

PWE Open Weight Championship (1 time)

PWG World Tag Team Championship (1 time) – with Brian Cage