Hailing from small town Michigan Cory is a 5x World Champion in the Art of Tang Soo Do and a 3rd Degree Black Belt. A freerunning veteran he placed 5th at Art of Motion Switzerland, 1st place Qualifier at AoM Santorini & 2nd Place Team Freestyle with Teammate and fellow Stunt Woman Luci Romberg at the North American Parkour Championships.
VIctor Lopez, one time professional gamer and Madonna backup dancer, has dominated the world of freerunning with his colorful catchphrases and freakishly long monkey arms. Creator of such moves as the Dash Bomb, Screwdriver Kong, and the Rayden Showtime is remembered most around the world for a copyright battle between himself and Chef Emril Lagasse over the phrase "Bam!"
Luci "Steel" Romberg is one of the most sought after stuntwomen in Hollywood. She has had the opportunity to double some of the biggest stars and work on the biggest films. She has doubled Abigail Breslin, Melissa McCarthy, Mireille Enos, and Hayden Panettiere to name a few and has worked on films such as Zombieland, Indiana Jones, Green Lantern, etc. She is also the top female freerunner in the world. Luci has competed in 9 Red Bull Art of Motion competitions, has placed top female in every one and has qualified for finals in 6 of the 9 competitions, beating out some of the top males in the sport. Luci continues to push herself in the sport of freerunning and has big goals for inspiring more women to get involved.
Michael "Frosti" Zernow is known as one of the longest practicing Parkour athletes in the world. Since beginning his training over a decade ago he has played a pivotal role in developing the Parkour world and culture. From working with Freerunning founder Sebastien Foucan on the Madonna Confessions World Tour, to representing Parkour as the youngest contestant ever to compete on CBS's Survivor, Frosti’s unique style blends the explosive power of his athletic and martial arts background, the creativity and grace of dance and theater training, and world renowned flow which brought him and his team to the Finals of G4's Jump City: Seattle.
Jesse La Flair"Earthworm"
Jesse La Flair has reached international fame becoming the single most subscribed individual parkour athlete and freerunner on youtube. His detailed tutorials and inspirational personality have opened many eyes and doors for tens of thousands of kids and young adults across the world. His curly hair, drive, and commitment as a professional athlete and entertainer have helped land him more then 10 National commercial campaigns and he has even made a name for himself as a top contender on NBC's American Ninja Warrior. Recently, Jesse's focus of strong parkour training has shifted to the exploration of movement coming up with new tricks such as his coined "Knee Loser" and even landing Knee Gainers. As he explores his ever growing ability of power and precision combined with his teammates West Coast funky style we are sure to see some interesting things coming from him in the near future.
Josh Yadon"The Yadonbeast"
Josh was born and raised in Cali. He did 5 years with the Marine Core as a Corpsman (Combat Medic). When he isn't being awesome, he is either Skydiving, Free Diving, Climbing or Rappelling off something stupid. He’s creative with everything he does from Movement to Photography making it his own. One of his accomplishments in the Freerunning world is taking 3rd Place in the Red Bull Art of Motion Switzerland 2012. He strives to set a great example for others and inspire them to get out there and do what their dreams are or what their passionate about.
NoSole... that mad flippin ginger. The stache. The shades. The pants.... wait, what pants?Don't let Brian's appearance fool you. Although he holds on tightly to a perpetual childhood, the man is all business. Best known for his near decade-long prowess in the Ninja Warrior series of competitions from America to Japan, Brian's heart lies in freerunning. Beginning his obsession at the ripe old age of 23, he has packed in a robust career as one of the pioneers of freerunning in America. Over the last 7 years, Brian has amassed an enviable resume of commercial work in every facet of entertainment from web to print to TV to film. Brian has also competed in a number of regional, national, and international competitions including MTV's Ultimate Parkour Challenge and G4's Jump City: Seattle, we're he led Team Tempest to clean sweep of the series and championship with an MVP caliber performance.All that aside, if you ask him his proudest achievement, he'll probably tell you it's his handlebar mustache, for which his is universally recognized.
Rich King"Dickie Boy"
Rich "Dickie Boy" King is one of the founding fathers of Tempest Freerunning. He has a passion for living life to the fullest. Freerunning has given Rich the opportunity to have an amazing stunt career and be a part of an incredible team of people. For him, it’s exciting to participate in a new sport, to watch it grow and expand, and to help Freerunning reach new heights. Without freerunning and without Team Tempest, he would not be where he is today.
Born in Venezuela and raised in Miami, Spider was an undefeated MMA fighter and a Pro wrestler. In Hollywood he's turned his skills to stunts working on films like GI Joe Retaliation as a double for Snake Eyes, and alongside Will Smith in the new M. Night Shayamalan film After Earth. Currently he's working on Dawn of Planet of the Apres but beyond the screen Spider never forgets his own roots as an alien super hero from the planet Nibiru.
Born and raised in Gloucester, VA, Paul discovered his passion for freerunning and created Tempest Freerunning. He moved from VA to LA to pursue a dream of stunts and freerunning which has led him to working in films and doubling such actors as Robert Pattinson, Adam Sandler and Henry Cavil. Named Diddy after his initials PD, Paul has been competing since the first freerunning competition in 2007. He placed 1st with his teammates on Jump City: Seattle. He is also a veteran of American Ninja Warrior having been sent to Japan and Vegas to compete in the finals.