James McGrath | American Ninja Warrior Profile, History & Video Highlights

James McGrath's American Ninja Warrior Profile. Details of all their past runs on ANW, video clips on the course, training gym, age, height, a history of which seasons they have competed on, which obstacles they have previously attempted, UNAA & NNL local competition results, and more!


Since James McGrath debuted on Season Two of American Ninja Warrior he has been a powerhouse, earning him the nickname “The Beast”. He has made it to the Vegas Finals since Season Three, except for Season Nine when he placed 16th in the City Finals due to a shoulder injury he sustained in Ninja vs. Ninja Season Two.

Outside of his regular season runs, James McGrath has participated in American Ninja Warrior: USA vs. Japan and was the only USA competitor to compete in all three stages, and won his heat in all three stages.

In Ninja vs. Ninja, James McGrath has competed in all three seasons, Season One and Two as a team member of The Real Beasts and Season Three as team captain of Beast from the East. It was during Season Two that The Real Beasts made it to the finals, placing third, and James McGrath injured his shoulder affecting his Season Nine American Ninja Warrior run.

James McGrath's runs on the American Ninja Warrior course & ANW Competition History

Season & Episode Run Time Place Furthest Obstacle Video
ANW Season 10 (2018) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 10#4 - Jumping Spider
ANW Season 10 (2018) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania City Finals00:03:37.804#10 - Spider TrapWatch Clip
ANW Season 10 (2018) - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania City Qualifiers00:02:38.545Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 9 (2017) - Cleveland, Ohio City Finals#8 - Nail Clipper
ANW Season 9 (2017) - Cleveland, Ohio City Qualifiers03:22:00.105Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 8 (2016) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 1#4 - Jumping Spider
ANW Season 8 (2016) - Atlanta, Georgia City Finals00:05:01.631Hit Buzzer / Completed CourseWatch Clip
ANW Season 8 (2016) - Atlanta, Georgia City Qualifiers00:01:45.964Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 7 (2015) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 1#4 - Jumping Spider
ANW Season 7 (2015) - Orlando ,Florida City Finals00:05:30.501Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 7 (2015) - Orlando, Florida City Qualifiers00:02:00.992Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 6 (2014) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 1#3 - Silk Slider
ANW Season 6 (2014) - Venice, California City Finals00:02:52.433#9 - Body Prop
ANW Season 6 (2014) - Venice, California City Qualifiers00:01:57.082Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 5 (2013) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 3#3 - Floating Boards
ANW Season 5 (2013) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 200:01:29.342Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 5 (2013) - Las Vegas Finals - Stage 100:01:31.533Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 5 (2013) - Venice, California City Finals00:03:14.401Hit Buzzer / Completed Course
ANW Season 5 (2013) - Venice, California City Qualifiers00:01:32.385Hit Buzzer / Completed Course

American Ninja Warrior: Ninja vs Ninja & Team Ninja Warrior Competition History

The ninja's team is shown in BOLD in the table below
Show/Season/Episode Match Type Matchup Match Status Match Winner Video
ANW Ninja vs Ninja - Season 1 (2018) - Playoff Week 1Playoffs First RoundBeasts from the East vs Iron GripLostIron Grip 
ANW Ninja vs Ninja - Season 1 (2018) - Wildcard Week 2Wildcard KnockoutBeasts from the East vs Wisco WarriorsWinBeasts from the East 
ANW Ninja vs Ninja - Season 1 (2018) - Qualifying Week 1Qualifying First RoundBeasts from the East vs Hashtag NinjasLostHashtag Ninjas 
ANW Team Ninja Warrior - Season 2 (2017) - Finals Week 2Finals Relay ShowdownReal Life Beasts vs Team TNTLostTeam TNT 
ANW Team Ninja Warrior - Season 2 (2017) - Finals Week 2Finals KnockoutReal Life Beasts vs NorCal NinjasWinReal Life Beasts 
ANW Team Ninja Warrior - Season 2 (2017) - Finals Week 2Finals PrelimReal Life Beasts vs Team TNTWinReal Life Beasts 
ANW Team Ninja Warrior - Season 2 (2017) - Qualifying Week 6Qualifying Relay ShowdownReal Life Beasts vs The BallersWinReal Life Beasts 
ANW Team Ninja Warrior - Season 2 (2017) - Qualifying Week 6Qualifying KnockoutReal Life Beasts vs Stratis FactionWinReal Life Beasts 
ANW Team Ninja Warrior - Season 2 (2017) - Qualifying Week 6Qualifying PrelimReal Life Beasts vs The BallersWinReal Life Beasts 

American Ninja Warrior Video Clips & Highlights of James McGrath competing on ANW

Here you can watch videos & highlights of every course run that James McGrath has done on American Ninja Warrior (ANW)

Season 10 (2018) ANW American Ninja Warrior video clip & highlight of James McGrath's Philadelphia, Pennsylvania City Finals course run




Season 8 (2016) ANW American Ninja Warrior video clip & highlight of James McGrath's Atlanta, Georgia City Finals course run






Local Ninja Warrior (National Ninja League, NNL, Ultimate Ninja Athlete Association, UNAA, Wolfpack Ninjas, etc) Competition History

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