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Eight years of the National Finals by the numbers

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Every course completion from every year in Las Vegas.

American Ninja Warrior- Season 6 Photo by: David Becker/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images

This week, we took a look at some of the numbers behind Stage One and Stage Two of the National Finals. As we shared the articles, someone made a comment that they’d like to see the numbers of finishers on the various stages all together in one place.

Well, your wish is our command.

Below, we’ve gathered the number of finishers on the four stages of the National Finals from season four to season 11. Remember that prior to season four, the finale of each season actually took place in Japan on Sasuke. It was not referred to as the National Finals. Season 12 did not have a National Finals and instead used the Power Tower playoffs to wrap up the season.

It does look like the National Finals are coming back in season 13, so this is a great time to study the numbers. What do you think? Do you see any patterns or trends in the course completions? Do more finishers on Stage One always lead to more finishers on Stage Two?

We know that a few of the pictures below do not correspond to that season’s National Finals. We work with a limited selection of photos when it comes to the older seasons.

Season Four

  • Stage One: 24 finishers
  • Stage Two: 1 finisher
  • Stage Three: 0 finishers
American Ninja Warrior - Season 4 Photo by: Gary Bogdon/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images

Season Five

  • Stage One: 21 finishers
  • Stage Two: 7 finishers
  • Stage Three: 0 finishers
American Ninja Warrior - Season 5 Photo by: David Becker/Esquire Network/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images

Season Six

  • Stage One: 18 finishers
  • Stage Two: 2 finishers
  • Stage Three: 0 finishers
American Ninja Warrior- Season 6 Photo by: David Becker/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images

Season Seven

  • Stage One: 38 finishers
  • Stage Two: 8 finishers
  • Stage Three: 2 finishers
  • Stage Four: 2 finishers
American Ninja Warrior - Season 7 Photo by: David Becker/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images

Season Eight

American Ninja Warrior - Season 8 Photo by: David Becker/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images

Season Nine

American Ninja Warrior - Season 9 Photo by: David Becker/NBC

Season 10

American Ninja Warrior - Season 10 Photo By: David Becker/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty Images via Getty Images

Season 11

American Ninja Warrior - season 11 Photo by: David Becker/NBC