Being nice to each other, trying to put themselves forward in the best possible light? They could be incredibly fit, but that’s only one thing. What are they like when they’re cranky and sleepy and tired?
I felt it could get ahead of the task at hand in this race around the world. Yeah, because the top three teams in the first leg of the race were all blind-dating couples. And the existing couples, they all said at the beginning that they felt they had the advantage. The person you’re with is going to be compatible and think the same way. For me, first of all, I don’t want to go on The Amazing Race with anybody, period.
Things got frosty between the pair following allegations that Eden had cheated on his girlfriend with Kim Kardashian lookalike Chanelle Sadie Paul.
Chanelle, 28 – who dated Jonathan Cheban in the second series of Celebs Go Dating – published a string of private messages that she claimed were sent between them.
Airline pilot Jeff Magee and and flight attendant Lyda Grawn earned that unfortunate distinction during Wednesday night’s Season 26 premiere, after struggling to complete their first Roadblock, and falling victim to a U-Turn that delayed them even further.“I think every team in 26 seasons says, ‘I just don’t want to be the first team eliminated.’ But somebody has to be, and unfortunately, it was us,” Lyda told me on the phone this week about Team Flight Crew’s takedown in Tokyo.This is not how you’d really want to do it, if you had a choice.In the premiere, Jeff and Lyda became the victims of a U-Turn, and ended up as the first team eliminated from the race…Somebody has to be eliminated in that first leg. That first team that’s eliminated has been on the show for less than 24 hours since go, and suddenly, they’re eliminated. well, let’s just say one of the challenges is quite puzzling, and the other one is quite physical.The love guru helped a number of stars find their perfect partner on the E4 programme alongside Lady Nadia Essex.However, towards the end of the fourth series – which featured TOWIE's Gemma Collins and Love Island's "Muggy" Mike Thalassitis – the relationship between Nadia and Eden is thought to have deteriorated.But honestly, we tried our best to match people up who we felt would be a perfect match. I talked to Jonathan Knight and Harley Rodriguez about whether they felt they had an advantage over the blind-dating couples, since they’re established already. Did you think the blind-dating couples were at a severe disadvantage? Who takes the lead on this, who takes the lead on that?