Joyce Shahboz TeamTNT

Shahboz (left) on Team TNT, Team Ninja Warrior


Joyce Shahboz is a physical therapist who first competed in American Ninja Warrior 4. Shahboz is most notable for being the therapist that helped Drew Drechsel recover from his devastating knee injury in SASUKE 27.

American Ninja Warrior 4

Shahboz made her debut in the Southeast Qualifying of American Ninja Warrior 4, along with her husband Marc. She failed the Swing Circle after getting a bad bounce off the trampoline.

She later received a wildcard for Vegas. She cleared the Step Slider, but failed at the end of the Rolling Log in Stage One.

American Ninja Warrior 5

Shahboz competed in Miami in American Ninja Warrior 5. Her husband did not compete in this tournament. She failed the Monkey Peg, the fifth obstacle, in qualifying.

She once again received a wildcard. She was able to complete the new Giant Cycle that had been so difficult for the female competitors. However, she failed the Jumping Spider after hitting the front of the trampoline.

American Ninja Warrior 6

Shahboz competed once again in Miami in American Ninja Warrior 6. She was determined to join Kacy Catanzaro and Michelle Warnky on top of the Warped Wall. Unfortunately, she failed the Curtain Slider in qualifying, and for the first time, she did not receive a wildcard for Vegas.

American Ninja Warrior 7

Shahboz returned in American Ninja Warrior 7, though her run was cut from the broadcast. She was one of the many to fail the Paddle Boards in Orlando qualifying.

She didn't compete in American Ninja Warrior 8 and American Ninja Warrior 9 due to having shoulder surgery.

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