Passionate Believer

Passionate Believer by Daniel Elfers

We all have passion in our life in some regard, whether burnt out or inspired. We chase after crazy dreams with this insane desire to make them happen. Passion is a wonderful thing when inspired because passion can really make things happen, but what happens when passion and obsession is misplaced? Continue reading

Ninja Warrior in Training: Week 2


At the end of the second week of Ninja Warrior training I’m once again exhausted, but in a way that thrills me. As of last week I learned my weaknesses and now I’ve started to conquer them. Pushing my limits just a little farther. Little steps to start accomplishing bigger steps. This isn’t just about my fitness journey, but my journey through life. When I decided I wanted to do this it was a notion. More of an idea than a real decision, but I wanted to do it, and I made the effort to do so. I’ve had plenty of chances to give up, and still I haven’t. What started out a thought became a practice, and a practice is now becoming a passion, and from a passion to a dedication. Passion is proven by how we act in the effort to achieve. Continue reading

Ninja Warrior in Training: Week 1

Daniel Elfers Ninja Warrior in Training: Week One

It’s been one week of training to get into competition condition. It’s like a part time job with no pay, but that doesn’t matter to me. It’s not about money. It’s about doing something I love. At least that’s what I remind myself every time I felt like giving up this week. If I’m serious about being on Ninja Warrior I realize I have to be in peak physical condition, and I have to train like a serious competitor so in the 3-4 months when it’s time to give my all I’m gonna be ready. So as of this past week I’m on my new training program to get to that point. 12 weeks to get in elite warrior condition! Continue reading