American Ninja Warrior

American Ninja Warrior is coming to Palomar Medical Center Escondido on October 8th, 5:30-8 PM, featuring celebrity Ninjas Jonathan Horton and Jesse Labreck! Palomar Health employees will love experiencing what they have been watching on TV for years!

Whether you can do 100 push-ups or just one, you will have fun going through the obstacles and being part of the action. This opportunity will sell out, so jump fast! The Foundation is recruiting a limited number of 4-person teams to take on the course set up in our hospital’s backyard. The winning team will take home the title of Palomar’s American Ninja Warrior and a $2,500 cash prize!

Post competition, the course will open to Palomar kiddos and non-competitors. Is spectating more your style? Skip the course and enjoy the entertainment, food and beverages all included in your $25.00 ticket. For added excitement, this special evening will also feature magician John Michael Hinton. As seen on the CW’s hit show Penn & Teller, Fool Us, and with millions of views on YouTube, John Michael is a sought-after speaker and entertainer. Tickets can be purchased with cash, check, credit card, PTO, or payroll deduction.

Come meet and take pictures with our celebrity guests: Jesse “Flex” Labreck -- a rookie sensation on American Ninja Warrior. She broke the record of the first rookie female to qualify for the Las Vegas Finals and solidified her nickname, “Flex Labreck.” Her tenacity and love of the sport continues to inspire ninjas of all ages!

Jonathan Horton -- for 28 years, Jonathan dedicated his life to the sport of gymnastics. Although he wasn’t the most talented child to ever walk through the doors or a training facility, he battled his way to becoming a champion on the collegiate, national, world, and Olympic stages, winning two Olympic medals at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic games. Since retiring from the elite competition, Horton has gone on to compete 5 times on American Ninja Warrior!

Emcee John Michael Hinton -- Speaker, magician and redhead – John Michael Hinton will bring the magic to Palomar American Ninja Warrior Night!! Driven by a passion to encourage people to embrace joy and find purpose, John uses the power of illusions, storytelling and humor in a mix that you won’t soon forget. John Michael Hinton will serve as emcee for the evening of October 8th. In between course resets, John will entertain the audience with his incredible close up magic.

  • Palomar Medical Center Escondido


    2185 Citracado Parkway

    Escondido, CA 92029





  • Palomar Medical Center Poway


    15615 Pomerado Road

    Poway, CA 92064