“When you’re over six feet it’s so hard to adjust, John’s around 6′ 3″ so I know he’s going to find it difficult getting used to those lifts, and sorting his feet out. It’s going to be hard for him.”
He continued: “It’s such a tough experience… it’s one of the hardest things that I’ve ever done – I basically just relied on my wife to carry me through it.
“She was my saviour in many respects. In fact, that’s the best advice I can give to John, just rely on Alex and you’ll be fine.
“I’m good friends with Alex through Bri, my wife, so, of course, I want her to do well but she is with the show’s outsider in John, so if I was to tip anyone to win the series, I think I’d actually go with Alex’s husband, Lukasz [Rozycki].