Today both American Ninja Warrior Season 9 and Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge Season 2 were announced for June 12. It will be a busy night for obstacle fans on NBC with both shows debuting on the same night. Today teams for the Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge began to be announced on social media including the defending champs - The Comeback Kids
For The "Ninja Weatherman" Joe Moravsky, the end of season 6 of American Ninja Warrior was a wake-up call. "I have never fallen on stage 2 until then," he said. "But it was a blessing; I refocused, it reminded me not to expect success to be easy." Moravsky has witnessed the evolution of the obstacles and training for ANW since his debut during season 5.
Amy Pajcic at first glance is an unassuming athlete, she quietly has been a dominant female in the sport of OCR and American Ninja Warrior for years. Her first foray into OCR was jumping straight into World's Toughest Mudder after a friend convinced her it would be fun. Pajcic quickly asserted herself in the sport finishing 3rd in that event.
American audiences were glued to the television last night as Jessie Graff became the first women to ever hit the buzzer at the end of Stage 1 of the National Finals in Las Vegas. With friends, family, and the rest of the women of American Ninja Warrior cheering Graff made history. As Graff hit that buzzer she not only moved onto the next stage of the competition but also inspired a whole new generation of women and girls in the process.
Today, The Wolfpack is launching a Kickstarter campaign to bring their tour to the United States with one mission. To bring the Ninja lifestyle to every man women and child in the world with a focus on getting kids across the world involved with fitness. The Wolfpack; Ian Dory, Brian Arnold and Dr. Noah Kaufman (Megan Martin could not join us) sat down to tell Mud Run Guide about the Kickstarter and what their hope is for the future.
The United Ninja Athletic Association (UNAA) is one of the two ninja series that has picked up on the American Ninja Warrior craze of the last few years. Throughout the year ninja style gyms have hosted UNAA competitions and qualifiers all leading up to the championship event being held at the Santa Ana Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico on August 5th and 6th.
I had back surgery in 1998 and this started the downward trajectory of my health and fitness. Once a HS basketball star, I quit taking care of my body and the scar tissue from surgery did the rest. At times I was confined to a wheelchair because of back spasms when I would walk. After finally reaching 220lbs, I decided to not let back pain hold me back any longer.
In this episode of Ninja Quickie, Evan Dollard makes his second visit to GCA Parkour and Freerunning in Fairfield, Connecticut. There Dollard challenges American Ninja Warrior veteran, Drew Drechsel aka Double D to take a run on a course inspired by American Ninja Warrior and Team Ninja Warrior! It's a fast and furious throwdown you don't want to miss!!
Today the web is buzzing as American Ninja Warrior fans catch their first glimpse of the eighth season of the popular competition reality show on NBC draws near. The show premieres on Wednesday, June 1 8/7pm on NBC. American Ninja Warrior Season 8 follows hundreds of competitors as they test their skills on new obstacles in an attempt to join Isaac Caldiero as just the second person ever to win the $1 million grand prize.