Nick K.O.streski (The KO ninja) is a 2 time American Ninja Warrior Athlete and Vegas National Finalist. Nick timed out just seconds from the stage 1 buzzer in Season 8 and took an unexpected fall on the Wave Runner in stage 2 of Season 9. Nick has established himself as a Stage 4 rope climbing specialist, with back to back wins on the Ultimate Backyard Warrior’s 80 ft rope climb in addition to the Wolf Pack Pro Tour’s Rope climb in the Fall of 2017. Nick is known best for his unique set of circus-like talents including juggling and unicycling , unprecedented stage 3-like upper body strength, and ability to K.O. the most difficult of obstacles. Nick comes from a strong and diverse athletic background including 7 years of Track and Field, a decade worth of Rock Climbing, Road Cycling and Triathlons, and skateboarding.
If you meet Nick in person, you may discover that he is actually a super nerd! As a full time Aerospace Engineer, Nick wants all aspiring athletes to know that you don’t have to sacrifice your academic dreams to fulfill your athletic dreams. Nick believes that a nerd can and WILL conquer Mt. Midoryima!