The third annual Rockford Ninja Warrior is set for August. The event brings in 20 of the top ninjas from American Ninja Warrior and opportunities for kids and adults to participate.

Adult Ninja Camp

  • Adult Ninja Camp training sessions are available in 90-minute segments Friday, August 5 and Saturday, August 6. Women only sessions also are available to focus on female fitness. Camps are taught by American Ninja Warriors at RockFit Ninjas, 8830 Belding Road in Rockford.

Youth Ninja Camp

  • Half-day camp sessions run Tuesday, August 9 to Wednesday, August 10, from 9 a.m. to noon and 2PM to 5PM for youth ages five years old to 13 years old. Camps are taught by American Ninja Warriors at the BridgeWay Community Church Childsdale Campus, 7734 Childsdale Rd. in Rockford.

Meet and Greet

  • Meet American Ninja Warriors at Meijer on 10 Mile Rd. in Rockford and get their autographs on Wednesday, August 10, from 6PM to 8PM.

Competition

  • Competitors 14 years of age and older will run the professional obstacle course. Over 350 run times are available Friday, August 12, from 5PM to 8PM and Saturday, August 13, from 9AM to 8PM at 7734 Childsdale Road in Rockford. Admission and parking are free. Additional free parking and shuttle service is available at Rockford High School.