Shenel Arenas is a Filipino-American ninja who started training at 10 years old. She is very passionate about the sport and hopes to coach and own a ninja gym someday.
Shenel chose to be Lighthouse Ninja to represent her aunt and uncle’s nonprofit organization, Lighthouse Sanctuary. Lighthouse Sanctuary provides refuge and rehabilitation for children who are victims of abuse and human trafficking. Proceeds of Shenel’s shirt sales will go directly to Lighthouse Sanctuary to benefit the children survivors.
Ninja name: Lighthouse Ninja
Favorite ninja obstacle: Cliffhangers
Proudest ninja moment: Qualifying for NNL World Finals and UNAA World Finals
What I do when I'm not training: Playing the piano, ukulele, and guitar