Josh Salinas is a Ninja coach from Houston, TX.
Salinas first competed in San Antonio in American Ninja Warrior 9 where he finished the qualifying course with the 3rd fastest time behind Thomas Stillings and Daniel Gil. In the city finals his run was digested but it was shown that he failed the Hourglass Drop, Josh did place 7th overall and moved on to the national finals. His run On Stage 1 was also digested but it was shown that he finished with 56.46 seconds left. His run on Stage 2 was digested as well but it was shown that he failed Wingnut Alley.
Josh returned to compete in Dallas in American Ninja Warrior 10. In Qualifying, his run was digested but it was shown that he failed to scale the Mega Wall but managed to scale the regular 14'6' wall and finish the course with the 3rd fastest time. Salinas also finished the city finals course in 3rd place, and he advanced to the national finals. His run on Stage 1 was digested but it was shown that he finished with 22.75 seconds remaining. On Stage 2, he was the first runner of the night, and he unfortunately failed Wingnut Alley just like last season. On the bright side, he had gotten one Wingnut further than last year, as he failed the transition to the last Wingnut.
Josh returned to compete in Oklahoma City in American Ninja Warrior 11. His run in qualifying was digested but it was shown that he once again attempted the Mega Wall, but he failed all 3 attempts, making this the first time that he failed a qualifying course. He still advanced to the city finals, by placing 16th overall in the top 30. His run in city finals was also digested but it was shown that he failed Snap Back. He placed 9th overall and advanced to the national finals. Josh was able to complete Stage 1 with 32.05 seconds remaining. Josh Salinas got past Stage 2 on his 3rd try with a little over a minute remaining. Josh was having a great season but surprisingly fell on Grip & Tip when he couldn't lock on to the second barrel.
|9||Failed Wingnut Alley (Second Stage)||Transition to 3rd Wingnut.|
|10||Failed Wingnut Alley (Second Stage)||Transition to Last Wingnut.|
|11||Failed Grip & Tip (Third Stage)||Transition to 2nd Barrel.|