Watch Drew Drechsel worm his way out of trouble

He had to adapt on the fly when things got a little out of hand. View this post on Instagram Often in life things don’t go as expected. Thats why you must adapt to incredibly tough and sometimes awkward or embarrassing situations. Never give up or say I can’t. Keep your head up and always fight for what you want. (Not physically fight, that’s bad mmmmk) A post shared by Drew Drechsel (@reallifeninja) on Dec 16, 2018 at 6:16am PST Apparently American Ninja Warrior Drew Drechsel was feeling a little bored with his usual obstacles. You know what they say, […]

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Watch Johnny Bananas take on a Ninja Warrior challenge

He placed a bet against experienced Ninja Hunter Guerard. Johnny Bananas isn’t afraid of obstacles. He’s taken part in MTV’s “The Real World” and has participated in “The Challenge” 17 different times. Johnny is now the host of the travel show “1st Look.” The series features Johnny criss-crossing to visit “thrilling travel destinations.” When the project brought him to Minneapolis, he bumped right into American Ninja Warrior and there was no way he was missing out. Johnny trained with Kyle Soderman. We last saw Kyle on Ninja vs Ninja, as part of team Lizard Kings. Kyle was tasked with getting […]

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Enedina Stanger gave a wonderful update on her Ninja Warrior training

She wasn’t done after her season 10 run. One of season 10’s most moving moments came when Enedina Stanger stepped on to the Minneapolis Qualifying course. Enedina has Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, which is a painful disorder that can cause her bones to slip out of place. We met Enedina back in season seven of American Ninja Warrior. She was on the sidelines to support her husband, Michael, who was running the course. He discussed that he was motivated to get fit to better take care of Enedina, who was confined to a wheelchair at the time. He returned in season eight, […]

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2018’s most popular Ninja Warrior news

The top 10 articles devoured by the fans in the past year. And just like that, the year is almost over. 2018 was a big year for American Ninja Warrior as the show’s 10th season aired. The format went through some changes with the inclusion of 19-year-old athletes, the 18-foot Mega Wall, and the show’s first water obstacle. To close out the year, we took a look back at the news the fans read the most. 1.) 2018’s cities and taping dates When Ninja Warrior’s 2018 tour was announced, the fans jumped on it! We hope a lot of you […]

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Wolfpack Ninjas announce event at New York Open

The tennis event will feature an “experiential Ninja obstacle course.” Looking for a little Ninja Warrior to go with your tennis? The Wolfpack Ninjas can help with that. They’ve partnered with ATP Tour’s New York Open to bring a Ninja Warrior-style experience to the upcoming event in February. The press release announcing the partnership described the activities: “ATP Tour’s New York Open will go above and beyond for spectators. Throughout the Feb. 9-17 event at NYCB Live (Long Island, NY) ticket-holders who want to stretch their legs can participate in Ninja sport activities courtesy of a unique partnership between the […]

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This talented dog has mastered the Warped Wall

No obstacle will keep her from her stick! View this post on Instagram Roxie will really do anything for a stick!! ‍♂️♥️ Also happy #nationalninjaday !! . Stick estimated height at 12 FT #puppypr . @anwnation @ninjatube @dogsofinstagram @dogs.lovers A post shared by K E V I N C A R B O N E (@themakerninja) on Dec 5, 2018 at 4:07pm PST We all know what happens once an obstacle appears on American Ninja Warrior. The competitors study it. They break it down. They build replicas and master it. It’s why the course seems to get harder and harder […]

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American Ninja Warrior Junior: Watch episode 10 and full results

Some of the athletes got faster every time they stepped on the course. The tenth episode of American Ninja Warrior Junior brought us deep into the season. This episode really highlighted how these young athletes are community members. They’re members of the Ninja Warrior community, training with well-known faces like Sam Sann, and encouraging one another. They’re also active members of their hometown communities, helping those in need. There was even a hair cut at the starting line. The episode was full of surprises as well. We met shockingly consistent athletes, but there are always unexpected tumbles to consider. You […]

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Here’s how the Ninjas Warriors celebrated International Ninja Day

We didn’t even know about this holiday! Did you know that December 5 is the Day of the Ninja, also known as International Ninja Day? Nope, neither did we. In fact, when we started seeing people talk about it, we thought it was a joke. We had to consult the experts (AKA: Google) to prove its validity. See that solid, irrefutable proof? From our “research” (AKA: Yup, we Googled, “What is International Ninja Day?”), the day is supposed to encourage people to dress up like Ninjas and enjoy Ninja shenanigans for a day. But it took about 0.3 seconds for […]

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Sara Heesen’s exercise advent calendar should be a holiday tradition

We can’t get enough of her creative and fun videos, Sara Heesen is a two-time American Ninja Warrior competitor who made it to the National Finals in season nine. She’s not going to let the holidays slow down her training for season 11. Sara had a great idea for staying motivated and active this month. She’s doing an exercise advent calendar. View this post on Instagram SEND ME YOUR YOUR IDEAS! A couple years ago I did an exercise advent calendar and I want to do it again this year. So shoot me ideas of fitness challenges, workouts, or any […]

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Poker pro might snag $125k if he can qualify for the City Finals this season

Tony Miles and Shaun Deeb have a little wager going. How many times have you been watching American Ninja Warrior and someone has said, “I bet I could do that”? Have you ever thought about taking them seriously? Poker pro Shaun Deeb did. He’s placed a bet with fellow poker pro Tony Miles about just that. Miles is applying and training to be on American Ninja Warrior with a little cash incentive. In an interview with Sarah Herring of Poker News, Miles admitted the bet was in place and he was working hard on it. He’s been training at a […]

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