Rip Fowler

  • Born: 08/08/1990 in Liverpool, Merseyside, England
  • Birthname: Jack Rea
  • Height & Weight: 6'3", 220 Ib
Titles Won:
  • NXT UK Tag Team Championship – with James Drake
  • United Kingdom Championship Tournament (2018)
  • Progress Tag Team Championship (3 times) – with James Drake

Jack Rea is an English professional wrestler and is more known for performing under the ring name Zack Gibson. He is also known for his work on the UK independent circuit. He formed the tag team Grizzled Young Veterans with James Drake in 2017, becoming the inaugural NXT UK Tag Team Champions and three-time Progress Tag Team Champions. He is a fan of Liverpool F.C, and is also a fan of The Beatles. Rea graduated with a degree in accounting and finance from Liverpool John Moores University in 2011.

In 2022, the Grizzled Young Veterans joined Joe Gacy as part of a new stable. Zack Gibson was renamed Rip Fowler.

Other Notable Achievements: 5 Star: Real World Championship, Attack! Pro Wrestling 24/7 Championship – with Sam Bailey, Britannia Wrestling Promotions One Night Tournament winner, PWI:BWP World Catchweight Championship, FSW Championship (3 times), FSW Trophy Tournament 2015 winner, Lotto-Thunder Tournament 2013 winner, GPW British Championship (2 times)

GPW Heavyweight Championship – with Sean Daniels, James Drake, Axl Rage and Dave Rayne, 2018 Thunderbrawl Winner, ICW Zero-G Championship, NGW Tag Team Championship – with Sam Bailey, OTT Tag Team Championship – with Charlie Sterling and Sha Samuels