Ninja Warrior will return to Baltimore for the first time since season five

The show will set up in Rash Field April 28-29. When American Ninja Warrior announced its season 11 cities and taping dates, a major throwback was included on the list. The show will return to Baltimore, MD this year. It’s only been there one other time, way back in season five. For 2019, the show will set up the course on Rash Field, which is located on south shore of the Inner Harbor on the Baltimore waterfront. On a day to day basis, Rash Field offers volleyball courts, green areas to relax, and bleachers. When Ninja Warrior takes over April […]

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The show will return to its season eight location in Oklahoma City

The State Capitol Building will be the backdrop once again. After the action wraps up in Atlanta, American Ninja Warrior will move to Oklahoma City for its third season 11 location. Similar to Atlanta, this will be the show’s second time to the location, the first which was also back in season eight. The show will tape the Qualifiers and City Finals over the course of April 12-13, returning to the State Capitol Building. Ninja Warrior’s last visit brought some especially epic and moving moments. In season eight, Thomas Stillings snagged the top time in Qualifiers, just seconds ahead of […]

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Adam Rayl and Jesse Labreck are the 2019 NNL Pro Division Champions

Congratulations to all the athletes that qualified for the competition. After a very surprising start, the National Ninja League has closed out its World Championships. The newly-named 2019 Pro Division champions are two athletes American Ninja Warrior fans are quite familiar with: Adam Rayl and Jesse Labreck. Only seven competitors advanced to Stage Two in the Pro Division, with Flip Rodriguez in first place at the time. There, Flip fell after the second obstacle. Adam Rayl claimed the championship by becoming the only competitor to clear the stage. To illustrate how impressive that is, think about this: Adam took first […]

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NNL World Championships Pro Division starts with a shocking Stage One

Only seven competitors advanced to the second stage. Anyone who watches American Ninja Warrior knows that the course is a fickle, unpredictable opponent. But that doesn’t reduce the shocks of some falls. It looks like that feeling isn’t exclusive to the televised show. The National Ninja League kicked off its 2019 World Championships in Hartford, CT over the past weekend. One of the highly anticipated parts of the competition was the Pro Division. This division contained the most names viewers would be familiar with. The field was stacked with 327 Ninjas who’d all qualified to take part in the first […]

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Ninja Warrior returns to the Universal Studios backlot for the fourth year

They’ll tape the LA Qualifiers and City Finals on March 6 and 7. As American Ninja Warrior fans anxiously awaited the arrival of the season 11 taping dates and locations, there was one thing they were pretty confident about. Ninja Warrior likes to kick things off in Los Angeles. In fact, all 10 seasons of the show have started somewhere in the Los Angeles area. Up till season seven, that was usually the Venice Beach boardwalk. But for season eight, the show looked for a different type of quintessential LA backdrop and found it on the Universal Studios backlot. For […]

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Ninja Warrior will record indoors for the first time ever in Seattle/Tacoma

The show will film in the Tacoma Dome, May 11-12. American Ninja Warrior announced the 2019 taping dates and locations on Valentine’s Day. The news included that Ninja will be showing a little love to a part of the country the show hasn’t visited before: The Pacific Northwest. American Ninja Warrior will visit Seattle/Tacoma, Washington, May 11-12 at the Tacoma Dome. Competing Ninjas and attending fans alike should get excited about this news. It will the first time ever that American Ninja Warrior has taped indoors! We got a little nervous thinking about the Pacific Northwest in the springtime. It’s […]

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The final field of 16 Titans has arrived

Next week, the battle of the Titan begins. The seventh episode of The Titan Games introduced us to the final eight athletes and rounded out our field of 16 winners. The last two Titans to be crowned had very different paths to their titles: One had clear wins, and one needed to get scrappy to stay in the game. Naturally, with this being Valentine’s Day and all, there had to be a little romance in there as well! No Valentine’s Day plans? Meet @TheRock at Mount Olympus. @nbctitangames starts now. pic.twitter.com/k3cFnE8XiS — Liam McHugh (@liam_mchugh) February 15, 2019 Reigning Titans […]

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Update: Mark Hamill will NOT be attending a body building and Ninja Warrior competition

Previous Instagram posts suggested he would be. UPDATE: Looks like there was a mix up. Michelle Warnky has removed her Instagram post and given an update in her Stories. Mark Hamill has clarified he will NOT be at the event. After all the time we’ve spent studying Ninjas, it’s rare for us to see something online that literally makes us stop and go, “Wait, what did she just say?” That happened today when we spotted an Instagram post about an upcoming event in Ohio. All seems pretty standard at first. Cool event coming up, getting the details out there, talking […]

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Mark Hamill will attend a body building and Ninja Warrior competition

We didn’t see that coming, but we like it! After all the time we’ve spent studying Ninjas, it’s rare for us to see something online that literally makes us stop and go, “Wait, what did she just say?” That happened today when we spotted Michelle Warnky’s Instagram post. View this post on Instagram IMPORTANT ARNOLD NINJA UPDATES! . -Registered athletes for our @mlabohio Ninja Event will get a wristband for the Expo (if you register before Wed Feb 27). If you sign up for our event, you don’t need to buy a ticket for the festival! . -If you already […]

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What changes would you make for season 11?

The show has introduced several new aspects over the past few seasons. American Ninja Warrior’s 11th season is just starting to come into focus. We’re only a couple days away from finding out the filming locations and dates. The first batch of competitors are getting that long awaited casting phone call. It’s an exciting time and soon the Ninja news will be flowing fast and furious. We’re particularly curious about any upcoming changes to the course or format. Season nine brought the new rules around how women advance on the show. Season 10 lowered the age limit, put $10k on […]

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