March 8 is International Women’s Day! It’s “a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women.” The achievements of women on American Ninja Warrior are vast and have moved so many, both women and men, to pursue their dreams on and off the course.
To take part in the day, we wanted to share a handful of highlights of those incredible accomplishments. Honestly, it was a hard task! There are so, SO many to choose from. We’ve selected 10, but we want to hear what your favorites are.
What’s your favorite/most memorable run from a female athlete on Ninja Warrior? Tell us in the comments below!
We can’t overlook Kacy Catanzaro beating the Warped Wall in season six.
And how about when Meagan Martin completed the Jumping Spider? It’s one of her many history-making moments.
Jessie Graff opened a whole new door when she beat Stage One at the National Finals.
Jesse Labreck was the first female rookie to qualify for the National Finals.
Allyssa Beird established herself as a legend with her Stage One finish.
Michelle Warnky is a foundational element of the sport who excels year after year.
Tiana Webberley’s strength is matched only by her determination.
Rachael Goldstein fell early in season 9, and demanded redemption in season 10.
Barclay Stockett shut down her own self-doubts to push towards her goals.
Casey Rothschild stepped on the course as a young rookie and left it with a buzzer to her name.
We’re so inspired by all these women and so many more who’ve made their dreams a reality on Ninja Warrior. This list could have gone on forever. Share your favorite runs in the comments.