So who are all these people in the Zimmerman family? Well now it’s time to learn a little bit more about all of them! What motivates each of you to do UNAA competitions like AZ on the Rocks? The kids’ answers to this question were all similar; first that it’s fun! That makes me feel… Continue reading The Zimmerman Family Project – Part 3
Here comes the Zimmerman Family – all competing together!!! Tell us about your recent UNAA competition at AZ on the Rocks. Now that we’re all doing ninja obstacles together we thought it would be fun to make some fun family trips out of some ninja competitions. I was just cleared by the doctor in January… Continue reading The Zimmerman Family Project – Part 2
When the time came to travel to Breckenridge, CO – I knew (hoped) at the end of the weekend I would have my Spartan Trifecta! And I did, yaaayyy me! Running an OCR in this venue was phenomenal – the city was awesome, all the people around were awesome, but that elevation!!!!! That was a… Continue reading My Spartan Trifecta Weekend!
For everyone that watches ANW, Spartan, CrossFit, etc. – who provides the best drama; entertainment; excitement; value? Depending on your preference, each person has their favorite I would guess. What each viewer likes about each show guides what they watch – obviously. But what makes one show better than another? Is it the human interest… Continue reading Who Does it Better?
The following is an Open Editorial, it is not the opinion or position of the UNAA. It is my personal musing. I have watched ANW for years – NBC does a great job of promoting TV shows and providing entertainment. And ANW is an entertainment product. I have been involved in several conversations about ANW.… Continue reading What’s American Ninja Warrior Missing?
This would be for those that don’t really know we or that have not known me for along time. I was rather non-athletic and very overweight as a child. I tried to play sports, just was never all that successful. I gravitated towards martial arts as the success was solely up to me. It was… Continue reading My Story – Why I do What I do
With everything from ANW to the awesome backyard Ninja Obstacle Competitions, what is it that Ninja’s actually want? We must agree that ANW is the pinnacle of Ninja Obstacle Competitions, but, there are so many more out there. Other than testing individual limits, overcoming obstacles (literally and figuratively) – what is it that you all… Continue reading What do Ninja’s Really Want?