Micah Karns, started martial arts at the young age of 4 years old. At 6, he was already performing shows with the Sideswipe Performance Team. In 2004 he got his second degree black belt which is his current rank now. In August of 2008, Micah moved to Naperville, Illinois to train full time at Sensei John Sharkey’s Studio. He is one of the head instructors at Sharkey’s Karate and continues to train hard to work towards his ultimate goals of being a better martial artist. When Micah isn’t in Naperville training, he is performing shows all over the country with Sideswipe Performance Team.