The top Ninjas from around the country form teams of three for a race against the clock and each other. Over the season, competitors will run three timed rounds of obstacle course runs. The teams with the fastest cumulative times in each episode will advance to the finale, where one team will be crowned the Champions of Team Ninja Warrior.
Matt is joined by Akbar Gbajabiamila and sideline reporter, Alex Curry. “American Ninja Warrior has become a pop culture phenomenon and it’s exciting for us at Esquire Network to continue to take the franchise to new heights,” said Matt Hanna, EVP of original programming at Esquire. “We’ve assembled the top competitors who dominated past seasons, constructed a course with the most unforgiving obstacles, and are presenting a new dual run format that is certain to deliver the same addictive, awe-inspiring reactions as the original American Ninja Warrior.”
As a bonus, TNW: College Madness opens up the course to college athletes representing some of the greatest rivalries