Rick Steiner, born Robert Rechsteiner on March 9, 1961, is a retired American professional wrestler who was active from the mid-1980s to the mid-2000s.
He is best known for his tag team partnership with his brother Scott Steiner, with whom he formed The Steiner Brothers.
During their career, The Steiner Brothers became one of the most successful tag teams in wrestling history, winning championships in a variety of promotions, including the World Wrestling Federation (WWF), World Championship Wrestling (WCW), and New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW).
Rick Steiner was known for his signature moves, including the Steiner Bulldog (a jumping bulldog), the Steiner Screwdriver (a piledriver), and the Steiner Recliner (a camel clutch).
He was also recognized for his athletic ability and his amateur wrestling background, which he incorporated into his in-ring style.
After retiring from professional wrestling, Steiner opened a Shoney’s restaurant in Acworth, Georgia, which he still owns and operates.
He has also made occasional appearances on the independent wrestling circuit and has been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame as part of The Steiner Brothers.
Rick Steiner Parents: Meet LeeRoy Rechsteiner, Janece Rechsteiner
Rick Steiner was born Robert Rechsteiner on March 9, 1961, in Bay City, Michigan, USA. His parents are LeeRoy Rechsteiner, and Janece Rechsteiner.
LeeRoy Rechsteiner was a chiropractor and also worked as a wrestling coach at the University of Michigan.
Rick and his brother Scott grew up in a family that was deeply involved in wrestling, and they both went on to have successful careers as professional wrestlers.