Sami Suddeth, has been practicing karate for the last 11 years. Sami received her first degree black belt at the age of 8. She has won the US Open and Diamond Nationals twice each, and the 17 and under over all forms and weapons grands in California. As a member of an extreme martial arts performance team called Sideswipe, Sami has appeared on America’s Got Talent, and many other shows around the country. Besides competing and performing, Sami participates in cheerleading, art, and all sorts of physical activities.