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Module 5 - History of American Ninja Warrior


1. Watch the playlist below which features different stages and competitors of Ninja Warrior to understand how the different courses and obstacles work and familiarize yourself with some of the competitors.

2. Go to and search for Nagano Makoto to learn about him.

3. What does it mean to be the last person standing? Write your answer in the challenge box.

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Challenge Complete!


If this was a qualifier course, the next challenge would be the Warped Wall. With a foundation for how the show works - let's start to think about how to explain an obstacle or course to competitors.