9 Jan 2014

Dave Patton


ARMWRESTLING LEGEND


Name:  Dave Patton
D.O.B: 17 May 1960
Residence:  Centreville, VA
Country:  USA
Fight Style:  Top roll, hook
Biceps:  42cm / 16,5 in
Forearm:  37cm / 14,5 in
Height:  178cm / 5'10 ft
Weight:  75kg / 165 lbs
Nickname:  The Giant Killer
Club:  …


Started armwrestling: 1978

Toughest opponent: Jerry Janning

Toughest match: 11 minute match against Bert Whitfield in Chicago.

Best training advice: Never miss a training session if healthy but always let your injuries heal.

Goal: I am retired from competition now but enjoy helping other folks to become champions.

Achievs:

SUPERMATCH FORMAT

(Win - Loss - Draw)
Left Hand ( 0-0-0),  Right Hand (1-0-0)

                                     Result  /  Opponent  /  Hand  /  Score  /  Event  /  Date                                  

   WIN      John Brzenk  / Right / 2:0 / ... / 1983


TOURNAMENT FORMAT

AAA Sit-Down National Titles:
1979 – R145 lbs
1980 – R145 lbs
1982 – R165 lbs
1983 – R165 lbs
1985 – R165 lbs, L165 lbs
1986 – R165 lbs
1987 – R165 lbs
1990 – R165 lbs

AAA Stand-Up National Titles:
1979 – R150 lbs
1980 – R150 lbs
1981 – R155 lbs
1982 – R165 lbs
1983 – R165 lbs
1986 – R165 lbs
1992 – R165 lbs
1994 – R165 lbs
2001 – R165 lbs

Arnold Classic Titles:
2002 – R176 lbs

Carling O’Keefe World Titles:
1982 - R Featherweight Division
1981 - R Featherweight Division
1980 - R Featherweight Division

IWC International/World Titles:
November 1980 – R150 lbs
May 1981 – R150 lbs, L150 lbs
October 1981 – R150 lbs, R175 lbs, L150 lbs

Over the Top World Title:
1986 – R Lightweight Division

Sands International Wrist Wrestling/Armwrestling Titles:
1982 - R160 lbs
1988 - R150 lbs, R170 lbs
1989 - R150 lbs, R170 lbs

Sherkston Beaches International Titles: 
1987 – R150 lbs, R175 lbs

WAF World Titles:
1990 - R75kg Senior
1982 - R75kg Senior
1981 - R70kg Senior
1979 - R66kg Senior

World Wristwrestling Championship (Petaluma) Titles:
1990 - R Featherweight Division
1989 - R Featherweight Division
1988 - R Featherweight Division
1987 - R Featherweight Division
1986 - R Featherweight Division
1985 - R Featherweight Division
1984 - R Featherweight Division
1983 - R Featherweight Division
1982 - R Featherweight Division
1981 - R Featherweight Division

WPAA World Titles
1981 - R Flyweight Division
1983 - R Flyweight Division

Yukon Jack National/World Titles:
1995 - R Lightweight Division
1994 - R Lightweight Division
1992 - R Lightweight Division
1991 - R Lightweight Division
1990 - R Lightweight Division


L - Left Hand
R - Right Hand


Biography: Soon... 

Video:

Photos

Dave Patton - practice table Armwrestling Team Northern Virginia 2010

Dave Patton - Yukon Jack Finals 1996

Dave Patton vs Jason Vale - Yukon Jack Finals 1995

Winners of Yukon Jack 1995
From Left: Cleve Dean, Johnny Walker, Dot Jones and Dave Patton

Dave Hicks & Dave Patton - 1994 Yukon Jack Finals

Dave Patton vs Ryan Huchings - 1994 Yukon Jack Finals

Dave Patton & Allen Fisher - 1993 Yukon Jack Finals

Dave Patton - WWC Petaluma 1990

Dave Patton and his brother Ray at WAF Worlds in Huston in 1990

Dave Patton vs Sharon Remez - Sparing at WAF Worlds in Huston in 1990

Dave Patton - 1990 Yukon Jack Finals

Dave Patton - Winner of the Over the Top Finals in 1986 in Lightweight Division
From the left: Paul Cecchini, Gary Stain, Dave Patton, Gabe Acardi

Dave Patton - 1st qualifier to the Over the Top Finals in Vegas
Beverly Hills, CA 1985

Dave Patton - WWC Petaluma 1984

John Brzenk and Dave Patton - 1983

Dennis Rogers and Dave Patton - Early 80's

Dave being awarded his "Armwrestler of the Year"
Award by Bob O'Leary and Ed Jubinville in 1980

Dave Patton at WAF Worlds in 1979

Dave's arm being raised after winning his first AAA sit-down national title in 1979



 Completed by VISNIA and Eric Roussin