August 5 Update: Former NXT wrestler Josh Woods is now training at the Team Vision Dojo in Orlando after being released from his WWE Developmental contract.
Woods is accepting independent bookings at email@example.com. Woods’s 30-day no-compete clause following his NXT release is up on September 3.
— Team Vision Dojo (@TeamVisionDojo) August 3, 2016
July 29 Report
WWE NXT roster members Z.Z. and Josh Woods have been released from the Developmental system.
Z.Z., who was part of the previous Tough Enough cast, frequently appeared at NXT Live shows in Florida to meet & greet with the crowd.
Z.Z.’s release was originally reported by Pro Wrestling Sheet, who noted that it’s unclear what led to his release.
Josh Woods regularly wrestled on the local NXT shows in Florida. Woods acknowledged his departure on Twitter.
“Just a set back. I have no regrets and I know I did my absolute best!” Woods tweeted.
@alexdelbarrio thank you man. Just a set back. I have no regrets and I know I did my absolute best!
— josh woods (@WoodsIsTheGoods) July 28, 2016