Former Olympic gymnast makes insane save on American Ninja Warrior

Former Olympic gymnast makes insane save on American Ninja Warrior

LAS VEGAS — You might have to be a little crazy to compete on American Ninja Warrior. But one man's successful save attempt takes the cake in terms of pushing the human body to its limits.

Danell Leyva was a contestant on the show that aired August 23. The two-time Team USA Olympic gymnast stumbled and very nearly careened head-first into the water below before being able to contort his body and stand back up.

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American Ninja Warrior airs on Channel 11 Monday nights at 8 p.m.

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