Where is Ninja headed? Well, at AG Ninja, we have a pretty good idea where it can go and we are making sure we are in the driver’s seat to steer it in that direction. The great thing about the sport of Ninja is that it can be done SO many different ways. Courses can be rearranged by moving obstacles around or swapping old obstacles for new obstacles. The way in which you progress through a Ninja course can be altered which can completely change the difficulty level. We want to throw one more variable in the mix – technology!
Imagine “gamifying” Ninja in a totally unique way through the use of some simple, but clever technology. What this does is it creates a variety of additional challenges for your athletes and provides a new way for them to either compete against each other or themselves. Sounds rather appealing doesn’t it? Well let’s get down to it and take a look at the future!
Here are just a few of the new and exciting things we can integrate into your Ninja and Adventure Park facilities right now!
Imagine having a 12 or 14 foot warped wall in your facility that can only be conquered by about 10 percent of those who attempt it. Of course, warped walls can be done a number of ways to allow for intermediate ledges that younger kids can grab, however, we can spice that up a bit to add more fun! Imagine some interactive technology that incorporates sensors and buttons on the wall that tracks the the height they reach. Now throw is some basic coding to turn this in to a game. All of a sudden you have a fun challenge where kids run the wall, trying to rack up as many points as they can, not even realizing the great workout they are getting at the same time. The points are shown on a large display screen so everyone can cheer on the athlete, providing your facility and customers with a totally new, fun interactive attraction! COMING SOON!
Consider a similar concept with the obstacles and framing. What if we create a new set of challenges for the athlete as they progress through the course? Imagine pods being strategically placed throughout the course that the athlete interacts with. Instead of simply navigating an obstacle, they must also decide if they want to collect points and go for a pod that is in a tricky spot. These pods can be utilized to create a multitude of other games that really make for an endless combinations of fun.
Climbing can also be enhanced for a more exciting user experience. Again, it comes down to censored pods. You can give your climbers something to shoot for by incorporating these pods in to your existing climbing wall. It’s fairly simple and the excitement it builds those using it is priceless. Just like the warped walls and courses, a number of games can be created that can be utilized during weekly classes and especially during birthday parties.
For climbing, you can go one step further and do an entirely interactive climbing wall. such as the one pictured above.
Pretty awesome stuff! If you are looking to retrofit your already existing course, or you want to create something completely new, we can help you determine the best direction. Just contact us for a free no-obligation consultation and quote.