Samantha Bush is a physical therapist from Gilbert, Arizona.
In qualifying, her run was digested, but it was shown that she stepped off the course after a long struggle on the on the Sky Hooks, but qualified for the city finals placing 5th in the top 5 women. In the city finals, her run was digested again, but it was shown that she failed the Jumper Cables and did not advance to Las Vegas.
She returned for American Ninja Warrior 11 and competed in Los Angeles for the second year in a row. It was tragically revealed in this season that she lost her father at the age of 14.
In qualifying, she became the first woman of the night to get past Spring Forward and made an amazing save on the Diamond Dash. She eventually failed the Spin Hopper on the descent, but placed 23rd overall and 1st among the women to advance to the city finals.
Even though she put a great performance in qualifying, during the city finals, she once again failed the second obstacle. She failed Walk the Plank, an obstacle she got across in the qualifying round.