Amateur Competition

9am-8pm, 9am-2pm (Doors open at 8:30am)

DeltaPlex Arena & Conference Center
2500 Turner Ave., Grand Rapids, MI

*14 years of age & older

*If you've competed on American Ninja Warrior (ANW), even if your segment wasn't broadcast, you qualify for the pro competition registration. If you did not compete on ANW, please proceed with your amateur competition registration.

Take the Challenge

Challenge yourself like never before in the Rockford Ninja Warrior Adult Amateur competition. This is your chance to compete on the same course that the American Ninja Warriors run on. See how your time stacks up against the best in the world!

Turn in a top-five time in either the men’s or women’s competition and you’ll be eligible for a cash prize and a chance to compete in the professional competition. That’s right, compete against the best in the world! Below is the payout schedule for the Amateur Competition.

Do you have what it takes to be an American Ninja Warrior? Enter the competition today to find out.  You can register for one timeslot – $45  plus processing fee of $3.47. Any duplicate entries will be refunded. Please arrive 30 minutes prior to your scheduled hour block to complete registration.

Have additional questions or need more information about Rockford Ninja Warrior? Give us a call at 616-884-5566 or send us an email.


  • 1st Place - $1,000
  • 2nd Place - $500
  • 3rd Place - $300
  • 4th Place - $200
  • 5th Place - $100


For training contact Rockfit Ninjas
Rockfit Ninjas
8830 Belding Rd.
Rockford, Michigan 49341

RockFit Ninjas is the area’s premier American Ninja Warrior gym focused on obstacle course training.


Rockford Ninja Warrior will be interpreted for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing!

We will have a Nationally Certified American Sign Language interpreter for the following events:

  • Amateur Competition: Friday, August 11, 6 PM (14 yrs of age and older)
  • Professional Competition, Saturday, August 12, 5 PM to 9 PM, featuring Professional Ninja, Kyle Schulze, who is Deaf.