PORT CHESTER, N.Y. -- Former WWE heavyweight champion and WWE Hall of Fame wrestler Bob Backlund is set to appear at 2 p.m. April 23 at the Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library.
Backlund, who will be promoting his newly released book, "Backlund: From All-American Boy to Professional Wresting's World Champion," will be selling the work at the end of his presentation. According to library officials, a portion of the sales will go to the library.
Backlund was an All-American wrestler in college who eventually became a national champion. According to the library, his presentation will discuss his methods to success and the importance of healthy eating habits.
The Port Chester-Rye Brook Public Library is located at 1 Haseco Ave., Port Chester. Those with questions about the event or who wish to attend should call 914-939-6710 in advance.