‘Ninja Warrior’ Considered for Inclusion in Los Angeles 2028 Summer Olympics

A gold medal for Ninja Warrior skills? It’s not as far-fetched as you might think.

Japanese TV network TBS, creator of the original Ninja Warrior reality

competition format, revealed Monday that the show’s signature obstacle

course will be tested for possible inclusion in the Los Angeles 2028 Olympic Games.

The Ninja Warrior course is under consideration to be added as the new fifth

discipline of the Modern Pentathlon, a regular medal sport at the Summer Olympics.

Modern Pentathlon previously has consisted of five disciplines:

fencing, swimming, equestrian show jumping, laser pistol shooting and

running. But the organizers of the sport, the Union Internationale de Pentathlon Moderne