National Ninja League Regional Qualifier Oct 10 & 11 at The Warrior Factory Syracuse
National Ninja League Season VI Regional Qualifier at The Warrior Factory Syracuse
October 10 & 11, 2020
**** Register Today! Limited Entries per Age Division!**** Come test your skill in an NNL sanctioned event. Run a professionally designed course and test your mettle against other competitors your age. Finish in the top 3 of your age group and gender and qualify for the NNL Regional Championship! *(Age based on Feb 21, 2021)
Prizes for top 3 male & female finishers in each age division
Times subject to change based on registration & any COVID-19 developments
Anticipated redemption time to follow each age division time permitted.
We will be adhering to all CDC, NYS and Onondaga county directives for COVID-19 including limiting the number of patrons in the facility at one time. In anticipation of this there is likely to be multiple wave start times for each age group to allow for smaller wave sizes and limits on spectators per competitor. Be on the lookout for frequent communications as the competition date draws closer.
** Spectator Restrictions**: Check your run order information to see how many competitors are in your wave once they are available Friday (10/9) evening
Waves with 15 or more competitors will be allowed 2 spectators and 1 NNL certified coach on the floor
Waves with less than 15 competitors will be allowed 3 spectators and 1 NNL certified coach on the floor
Saturday , October 10 (Run continues regardless of fail for full time for all age divisions). Kids (6-8) 9am Mature Kids (9-10) 1pm PreTeens (11-12) 5pm
Sunday, October 11 (Run continues regardless of fail for full time except for Elite division). Teens (13-14) 9am Masters (40+) 12:00pm Young Adults (15-17) 2:00pm
Adults (18+) & Elite* (15+ elite) 4:00pm
*Run ends when competitor falls
The Warrior Factory Syracuse NNL Qualifier Cancellation Policy:
In the event that The Warrior Factory Syracuse has to cancel our NNL Competition in order to comply with local COVID-19 regulations full refunds will be issued to all participants.
If a registered participant cancels or cannot compete due to any other circumstance no refunds will be applied.
Who can compete: Anyone can compete in this NNL event. There is no prior experience or league/gym affiliation necessary. All you have to do is get an NNL Athlete ID (completely FREE) and you're ready to register! Have your clean, dry sneakers, a mask and some comfortable clothing, fill out an NNL waiver and a Warrior Factory Syracuse waiver and you're ready to go!
What do to prior to arriving: Fill out your waivers! 2 waivers must be completed in order to participate in this event:
NNL WAIVER ("Sign our waiver" in bottom righthand corner of site)
COVID-19 considerations:Although we don't know what the COVID-19 guidelines will be at the time of our competition be prepared for multiple wave start times within an age group, as well as limiting the number of spectators per competitor to reduce the number of patrons in the facility at one time. We will be adhering to all CDC, NYS and Onondaga county guidance for our competition. Social distancing with be enforced and masks are required while not running the course. As with all guidance during the pandemic, recommendations, rules and best practices are constantly evolving. Check back frequently to stay up to date our on competition day policies.
What to do at Township 5: Lucky you! Not only are you coming to Syracuse for an amazing event at a brand new, state of the art facility, you are coming to a facility that is located in Township 5! Township 5 is a mixed used retail space with the most unique offerings in all of Upstate. Stay at the Tru Hilton (special rate for competitors), catch a movie at the one of a kind Movie Tavern (spoiler alert - it will ruin you for all other theaters), throw axes and Bad Axe Throwing (right next door), buy in bulk and enjoy some free samples at Costco, or eat and shop at the multitudes of shops and restaurants right outside our door! Run order blues got you down? No worries, there is plenty to do in Township 5!
What is the NNL:The National Ninja League (NNL) is an organization run by a collection of the nation's top Ninjas. The goal of the NNL is to promote the sport of Ninja obstacle course racing across the country. They are providing the infrastructure, organization and guidelines for top level facilities to allow for all ages to become involved in the rapidly growing sport of Ninja! The NNL has 6 age divisions ranging from 6 to 40+. Each age division runs a course designed for their size and skill. All participants run the course in their designated age brackets and the top 3 male and female winners advance to the NNL Regional Championships. In addition to qualifying for Regionals, the top 3 finishers will win some very cool ninja holds among other prizes.
Different gyms across the country host NNL events every weekend to allow athletes a chance to test their mettle against the course and their peers. The weekend of 10/10 & 10/11 The Warrior Factory Syracuse is hosting an NNL sanctioned competition. TWF Syracuse competition will feature professionally designed courses for each age division (ages 6+ as of 2/21/2021). The courses will test the ninjas strength, agility, balance and technique on a multitude of innovative and exciting obstacles, strung together to make for one the most fun, most memorable athletic experiences around.