Please watch this VERY good dog hit the buzzer on his Ninja course

His dad, Ninja Roo Yori, raised money for rescue dogs during season 10. Here is an adorable dog on a Ninja Warrior course. He even rides a ZIP LINE, people. Do we really have to say anything else? Okay, we will, because this is a very special pup. Johnny was rescued in 2015 when he was found chained in a basement with nine other dogs. His new dad is American Ninja Warrior Roo Yori, who officially adopted him in November of 2015. The pair worked hard on their course training together. Becoming a k9 Ninja Warrior isn’t an easy job! […]

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Which season 10 Ninja would you give a do-over?

Let’s pretend we have some power over the past. Ever lay awake at night thinking to yourself, “Dang! If only that Ninja had one more chance”? No? Just us? Anyway… Season 10 of American Ninja Warrior was full of twists and turns, including early or shocking falls. We asked this question at the end of season nine and the results were fascinating, so we’re bringing it up again. If you could give ONE Ninja from season 10 a re-run on the course, who would it be and why? Someone who had an early exit, like JJ Woods in Miami? A […]

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American Ninja Warrior TV Show Series Aired in Both G4tv and NBC

American Ninja Warrior is the United States version of the show. Originally integrated with Sasuke, it was at one point the G4 network’s highest rated show. As of season 4, American Ninja Warrior’s popularity has allowed it to move to the NBC network and expand as a stand-alone spin-off with a full replica course in Las Vegas, although Americans have continued to enter Sasuke even after the inception of ANW. Adopted from a Ninja Warrior TV show, American ninja warrior has come a long way to become what it is today. Initially known as American Ninja Challenge, it was a […]

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American Ninja Warrior’s top 10 most watched runs

Admit it, how many of these views are yours? Dang, American Ninja Warrior fans love re-experiencing the runs from the show. The official YouTube account has racked up millions and millions of views. We looked over the numbers to pull together the top 10 most watched videos. (These numbers are just from YouTube and just from the current official account. Yes, we know the numbers would be different if we used Facebook views, and that at one point there was a different Ninja Warrior YouTube account. But heck, we made the rules for this article. So there.) A few things […]

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Watch the first two Ninja Warrior Junior episodes right here

So far, six incredible young athletes are through to the semi finals. American Ninja Warrior Junior debuted on October 13. That meant we finally got to see what these kids have to offer and yes, they delivered big time. We had a hunch we’d be seeing the Ninjas tear up the course and deliver heart-pounding finishes. We were right. The first two episodes of the qualifying round are in the bag. Kids in the 9-10, 11-12, and 13-14 age ranges took part in a head to head, tournament style competition. Over the course of five races for each age bracket, […]

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Creative Ninja Warrior-inspired Halloween costume ideas

Not your basic Ninja Warrior get-ups. Yup, we’re one of those people who start celebrating Halloween on October 1st. One of our favorite activities each year is checking out all the incredible American Ninja Warrior inspired costumes that get created every year. Since we still have to wait until October 31st to see those (SIGH), we’re getting the party started early by sharing some creative costume ideas*! Of course, dressing up as your favorite Ninja is always a given, so we tried to get a little more off-beat with our ideas. Who’s going to get crafty and pull these off? […]

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Joe Moravsky wants you to keep an eye on this Ninja Warrior prospect

Emmett completed an 18-foot Warped Wall just two weeks after turning 16. When American Ninja Warrior veteran Joe Moravsky reaches out to you directly, saying he knows a kid you need to pay attention to, you pay attention. As Joe put it, “I’ve been training this kid for a few years now and he’s an animal.” That’s a pretty ringing endorsement to get from a six-time National Finalist. Meet Emmett Breen. Here he is taking down an 18-foot Warped Wall, just two weeks after turning 16. Emmett Breen beats 18 foot Warped Wall Posted by American Ninja Warrior Nation on […]

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Karsten Williams brings his Ninja Warrior passion to new Frisco gym

The Ninja Nation location will open on October 13. Ninja Nation, a company dedicated to creating Ninja Warrior-style gyms, is on the verge of opening its first location outside of Colorado. American Ninja Warriors like Geoff Britten, Jamie Rahn, and Ryan Stratis have opened two locations in Centennial and Lafayette, CO. Now it’s Karsten Williams’ turn. He’s taken on the role of Head Coach and Area Director at the new Frisco, TX gym. “I live about 20 minutes away from this facility. This has been my stomping ground for the last 30 years,” Karsten shared. “I’ve been running in these […]

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Welcome to the world of American Ninja Warrior Junior

We stopped by the set to bring you the behind-the-scenes hints on what to expect. October 13 creeps closer, bringing with it the much anticipated debut of American Ninja Warrior Junior. Apparently we haven’t been the only ones blown away by what young athletes have been accomplishing in competitions, or just sharing on social media. Universal Kids and A.Smith and Co, the production company behind American Ninja Warrior, decided it’s time for these kids to have their very own platform! We stopped by the set to find out more about the upcoming show. Let’s dig into what we learned! (You’re […]

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What was the most emotional run of season 10?

Admit it, you cried at least once this season. Do you ever watch something on purpose because you KNOW it’s going to make you emotional? You’re just craving that cathartic release (Looking at you, ‘This is Us’ viewers). American Ninja Warrior can have a similar effect. Between the epic moments of athletic accomplishments, there’s some genuine heart and emotion in there. During season 10, we cried A LOT. Anyone else feel the same way? What did you think was the most emotional run of the season? We gave you a hefty batch of inspiration below, but we want your thoughts. […]

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