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'American Ninja Warrior' tryouts come to Baltimore
'American Ninja Warrior' tryouts come to Baltimore

There are many obstacles along the path to becoming a ninja warrior. One must dash up the steps, slanted at 50 degrees, to reach the platform above, or perhaps run along the 14-foot curved wall — all without falling into the pool of water below. "If your foot skims the water, you're done," said 30-year-old Tony Torres. Torres, will be one of hundreds trying to land a spot on the TV show "American Ninja Warrior," which holds tryouts Friday and Saturday at Rash Field in the Inner Harbor. Now in its fifth season, "American Ninja Warrior" was developed from the Japanese show "Sasuke," and is a test of strength, flexibility and endurance...