About Mike & Rosa
Mike and Rosa have been entertaining audiences of all ages since 2001 with their knife throwing act, performing as "One Sharp Marriage". In 2008, Mike and Rosa were inducted into the International Knife Throwers Hall of Fame located in Austin Texas. They were also named "Outstanding New Performers of the Year by the IKTHOF that same year. In 2010 they were named Knife Throwing Ambassadors of the Year by the IKTHOF.They perform throughout the year at Fairs, Parties, Corporate Events and Church functions.
A certified "Expert" Knife Thrower by the IKTHOF, and Pro Tour competitor, Mike is world ranked by the IKTHOF in the Expert division. A National Knife Throwing Champion, Mike won the IKTHOF/NEUSKTC National Championship in 2009. Mike is also a 2 time National Champion Tomahawk Thrower, winning the 2009 IKTHOF/NEUSKTC National Tomahawk Throwing Championship, and 2010 won the NE-AKTA National Tomahawk Throwing Championship. In 2009 Mike accomplished a rare feat, winning the "Triple Crown" finishing first overall in Knife, Tomahawk, and Mountain Man Throws at the IKTHOF National Championship in New Jersey in 2009!
Mike is also available for Knife and Tomahawk throwing demonstrations. Private and group lessons are also available.
Professional memberships & awards:
- 2010 Named Knife Throwing Ambassadors of the Year by the International Knife Throwers Hall of Fame.
- "Outstanding New Performers of The Year" for 2008 by the IKTHOF (International Knife Throwers Hall of Fame) in Austin TX
- 2008 Inductee International Knife Throwers Hall of Fame
- American knife Throwers Alliance a.k.t.a.
- World Knife Throwers Guild, Inc. w.k.t.g. (charter member)
- I.K.T.H.O.F.A. International Knife Throwers Hall Of Fame Association
- Hired as stunt coordinator for independent short film: "La casa D'argento Bava" 2005. Also did knife throws in the film.