Laurie Hernandez is an award-winning gymnast, writer, and co-host on Season 1 of American Ninja Warrior Junior! She competed as a member of the "Final Five" gymnastics team at the 2016 Summer Olympics, where she won a gold and silver medal. She has also competed on ABC's Dancing with the Stars and is a New York Times bestselling author.
Akbar Gbajabiamila a co-host on American Ninja Warrior Junior! He is also a host on NBC's American Ninja Warrior and a former NFL linebacker and defensive end with the Oakland Raiders, San Diego Chargers, and Miami Dolphins. In his free time, he loves to volunteer and help those in need through various foundations.
Matt Iseman is a co-host on American Ninja Warrior Junior! He also hosts NBC's American Ninja Warrior and has appeared on The New Celebrity Apprentice, Live Rescue, and other shows. Outside of Ninja Warrior, he is a stand-up comedian and has performed on Comics Unleashed.