Survival Of The Fittest begins tonight on ITV2 and there’s already been a casualty.
In tonight’s show, 12 strong and sexy singles enter The Lodge for the ultimate battle of the sexes.
Arriving on two separate safari jeeps, a Girl and a Boy from each team on the cast get dropped off and are faced with a walk over a bridge across The Waterhole to The Lodge.
The pairs are: Dani and Callum, Jenny and David, Tia and Warren, Georgia and James, Mariam and Ryan and finally, Tristan and Georgie.
Host Laura Whitmore then flies to The Lodge in a helicopter before crossing the bridge herself to greet the Girls and Boys.
Laura tells the group: “For the next three weeks, you guys will be living in this luxury Lodge with these beautiful surroundings… But I’m afraid some of you won’t be here for long. Only the team members living in The Lodge in three weeks’ time will be in with a chance of winning a share of £40,000 in cash.
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“To help decide who stays and who goes, you are going to be going head to head in a series of team challenges that will test you both physically and mentally… It is very important to win because if your team loses you will be vulnerable and there is a risk that you will be replaced by a new arrival…
“Ultimately who stays and who goes home is decided not just by the public, but also by the opposition so keep your friends close and your enemies closer.”
She goes on to explain that the teams will soon face their first team challenge.
Laura says: “It’s made up of six head-to-head challenges and the person that you’re up against is the person who you arrived with earlier on today.”
At the Challenge Plain, James reads out the instructions: “Your first team Challenge is called ‘Stop The Clock.’ The challenge is made up of six head to head rounds.”
The players will need to complete an obstacle course before taking on one of six different mini challenges before running back to their team to stop the clock. The team with the quickest overall time will win.
First up is David and Jenny and what waits for them at the end of their course is a pile of knotted ropes which they needed to untangle to free …read more