John Stork began studying martial arts at age 7 and received his black belt by age 11. He trained with Mike Chat (7-Time World Champion Martial Artist, XMA Founder, Blue Power Ranger), Freddie Lapan (WAKO World Pointfighting Champion), Ming Qiu (China National Wushu Champion, Stunt Double for Lucy Liu in Kill Bill), and Daniel Pesina (Owner of Chicago Wushu Guan, Johnny Cage in the original Mortal Kombat videogames). John competed internationally in martial arts, winning a Gold Medal for Junior Open Forms at the WKA World Championships in Hannover, Germany, and the Silver Cup for Weapons at the 1st International Tournament for Artistic Martial Arts in Paris, France. He began training in circus/variety arts at age 13 and has performed with Circus Smirkus, SeaWorld, The Midnight Circus, The Second City, Yakov Smirnoff's Moscow Circus, and on his own as a professional street performer. John appeared in the independent film Shadow Fury, performing his own fight choreography and many of his own stunts. He has appeared on television, playing Goku from Dragonball-Z in a national Burger King commercial, Hyper-Strike on the second season of SyFy Channel/Stan Lee's Who Wants To Be A Superhero?, and on Comedy Central with his acrobatic, martial arts, comedy act. John writes the webcomic Tomb Busters, drawn by Raul Trevino.