Entries by Leslie Stempfle

Savvy Mom – Unleash Your Inner Ninja

By Jody Robbins Are your kids fascinated by American Ninja Warrior on TV? Turn off the tube and let them unleash their inner ninja at InjaNation. This newly opened Calgary facility sports a trampoline park, rock climbing gym and obstacle course—all under one roof. Only one of two facilities in North America, children and adults venture from zone […]

Obstacle Course Racing with CTV Calgary

Programs for Play The rise of American Ninja Warrior and the Spartan series inspired InjaNation to create a local space for people of all ages and abilities to play and train on equipment that is found popular in the obstacle course racing community. View the Video here.

All Sport One City

Explore Your Inner Ninja Breakfast Television & Catriona le May Doan discuss All Sport One City with InjaNation being a fun destination for adults to try a new sport – or to get back into activities they’ve been away from. Over six very full days and 60 activities you’ll get active, have fun and maybe make some […]

Avenue Magazine Feature

“Think of it as a 55,000-square-foot playground for adults.” -Karin Olafson There’s a new fitness centre in northeast Calgary. You’ll get a great workout, but it will remind you of the days when you played on the school playground during recess. InjaNation is a ninja warrior- and obstacle race-inspired facility suited for competitive athletes, Calgarians looking for […]

Dodgeball Fundraising with WestJet & RMHC

Dodgeball for a Cause WestJet Street Hockey League reached out to InjaNation to team up to host a dodgeball tournament that included teams raising funds to assist families that use RMHC. WestJet supplied the DJ and the livestream of this fundraising event. Contact InjaNation to learn more about hosting a group team building and fundraising […]

Breakfast Television Works Out With Us

Mike & Jill Get Competitive Breakfast Television visited InjaNation and explored their inner child, challenged their fear of heights, and laughed their way through the giant facility. Sit back and enjoy this four part series on their visit to the adventure playground!

CBC Experiences InjaNation

A new gym in Calgary takes a page right out of the successful American Ninja Warrior reality TV series. Part-obstacle course, part-trampoline park — InjaNation promises to amp up your snoozy treadmill workout. “We’re noticing a shift towards functional fitness and boutique gyms and areas for people to get active,” manager Leslie Stempfle told the Calgary Eyeopener. The 50,000-square-foot facility opened in November […]

Calgary Herald – Recess for Adults

Training like a ninja warrior at InjaNation -Meghan Jessiman Obstacle coaches Andrew de Jesus (L) and Ben Skuter scramble up an A-frame inside InjaNation Fun and Fitness in Calgary, Alta., on Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016. Photographed for Herald Weekend Life. Lyle Aspinall/Postmedia Network  If you’ve ever spent the night parked in front of a television watching […]

Business Feature With CCN Media

Exploring a Calgary Start-up Canadian Connections Media discuss the research, history and vision of starting InjaNation in Calgary as an employer to elite athletes and committed community member to families and teams.