"Eskimo Ninja" Nick Hanson stops in Wrangell on motivational speaking tour
February 20, 2020
Hailing from the village of Unalakleet, Nick Hanson is probably best known as the "Eskimo Ninja," a regular contestant on American Ninja Warrior. He has competed on the TV show, running through a series of obstacle courses and physical challenges, since its seventh season in 2015. His most recent participation in the show last year, season 11, saw him make it to the first stage of the finals in Las Vegas, Nevada. In his four years on the show, going on five, Hanson has represented his family, his town, and the state of Alaska on national television.
He stopped in Wrangell last week to talk...