American Grit contestants will be mentored by "The Cadre," made up of military members who, along with Cena, will push their civilian charges throughout the competition. The Cadre consists of: Navy Seal trainer, Rorke Denver; Purple Heart recipient, U.S. Army veteran Noah Galloway; Veteran U.S. Marine Gunnery Sergeant, Tawanda “Tee” Hanible; and U.S. Army Ranger sniper, Nick “The Reaper” Irving.
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Season 1FOX | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Mar 19, 2016
The Challenge Begins Mar 19, 2016 This half-hour special will give viewers an inside look at the newest, toughest and most exhilarating reality competition series, AMERICAN GRIT!
S01 E01Apr 15, 2016
Pilot Apr 15, 2016 American Grit contestants will be mentored by "The Cadre," made up of military members who, along with Cena, will push their civilian charges throughout the competition. The Cadre consists of: Navy Seal trainer, Rorke Denver; Purple Heart recipient, U.S. Army veteran Noah Galloway; Veteran U.S. Marine Gunnery Sergeant, Tawanda “Tee” Hanible; and U.S. Army Ranger sniper, Nick “The Reaper” Irving.
S01 E02Apr 22, 2016
Ice Cubed Apr 22, 2016 The next challenge is revealed and the losing teams must send one team member to compete in "The Circus."
S01 E03Apr 29, 2016
Moving Camp Apr 29, 2016 WWE Superstar John Cena and the cadre challenge the competitors to break down and set up camp.
S01 E04May 6, 2016
Charlie Foxtrot May 6, 2016 The competitors are challenged to memorize and recreate specific sets of symbols in order to test their observation and communication skills.
S01 E05May 13, 2016
Double Time May 13, 2016 Survival skills, decision making and teamwork are tested as the contestants create shelter, purify water and build a fire in their next challenge.
Season 2DirecTV Now | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Jun 12, 2017
Find Your Grit Jun 12, 2017 17 new competitors head to Hampton Island, Ga., where the Cadre will be divide into two teams as the competition begins.
S02 E02Jun 19, 2017
Cena Does the Dishes Jun 19, 2017 The first team challenge arrives and the winning cadre leader selects three rival contestants to do battle in the individual elimination challenge, with one contestant going home.
S02 E03Jun 26, 2017
Liar Liar Jun 26, 2017 The cadre appoint team captains, who lead their teams in a boat race while their teammates are blindfolded. Later, one contestant makes a shocking revelation; host John Cena surprises one competitor with a heart-felt field trip; and three rival contestants face off in the elimination challenge.
S02 E04Jul 3, 2017
Secrets Are Revealed Jul 3, 2017 WWE(R) Superstar John Cena(TM) and The Cadre prepare the contestants for their next challenge that will test their teamwork, as they are tasked with a foot race in the muck, roped waist to waist. More important than speed, this challenge will test their ability to work together as a unit because the first team to cross the finish line still intact will be safe from elimination. The winning Cadre leader will then select three competitors from the losing teams to face off in this week's double elimination. With something to prove and a quarter of a million dollars at stake, they must either wipe their tears and step up or "ring out".
S02 E05Jul 10, 2017
Camp Love Jul 10, 2017 The week's challenge is all about love and priorities, testing each team's strategic skills as they have to choose which prize puzzle they will solve. Meanwhile, two contestants get closer to each other, making the elimination challenge that much more complicated.
S02 E06Jul 17, 2017
Selfish Vs. Selfless Jul 17, 2017 Contestants must race to an array of boxes and choose between helping themselves or helping their teams. While certain outcomes may be beneficial for some, others are worried about change, causing drama between both the contestants and the cadre. With a double elimination challenge ahead, everyone must be strategic, but doing so causes the claws to come out.
S02 E07Jul 24, 2017
Role Reversal Jul 24, 2017 After an upsetting elimination challenge, WWE(R) Superstar John Cena(R) and The Cadre agree that the contestants need some tough love and must improve upon their leadership skills. The challenge offers a surprising twist in that for the first time, the cadres will be competing for their team and the winning team's contestants will choose who enters elimination. Back at camp, tensions rise as some feel betrayed by gossip being spread and at the elimination challenge, both a contestant and a cadre's fate are at risk.