Warning: Do not proceed studying if you happen to haven’t watched the Tuesday, June 19, finale of Champs vs. Stars.
Is it doable for a star to win a champs’ recreation? It doesn’t appear to be it! Chris “C.T.” Tamburello and Tony Raines took residence the win on the finale of Champs vs. Stars, with Casper Smart and Louise Hazel coming in second and Wes Bergmann and Daniel “Booby” Gibson touchdown in third.
“I felt like a kid again,” Tony, 30, says of the second he knew he had received. “As quickly as that puzzle was finished, I felt like I used to be 5 years previous once more. CT was like, ‘We haven’t received but, we have now to get the final disc!’ The final time I felt so excited like that was when T.J. [Lavin] introduced I used to be within the remaining for Vendettas. This was the most effective factor but.”
Tony additionally was thrilled that “Team Dad Bods” triumphed – Tony has two daughters, Harper, 2, and Isla, 17 months, and C.T. has a 2-year-old son.
“We needed to pull that out. I know CT was saying he wanted to win that thing for me and thought I deserved it, but it was hard. Going in, we weren’t the force I thought we were going to be,” Tony explains. “A lot of it was me not stepping up to the plate and depending on CT. It looked like Team Dad wasn’t going to pull it out. Then the eating part came and it was a happy ending.”
Tony additionally thinks this win is simply one other signal that the newer guys ought to take over The Challenge from the older vets. “It’s time for us to step out of the shadows and stop being intimidated by them just because they’ve got so many seasons under their belt,” Tony stated. “You’ve gotta make some waves, because we’re letting these guys stick around way too long. We just have to start taking advantage of that and sticking together and also training. We don’t need to come in thinking it’s easy.”
As for the way for much longer he’ll be doing the present, Tony used to say as soon as he hit 30, he’d be finished. But he’s not fairly there … but. “I received Champs vs. Stars after I was 29. I plan on doing one other Challenge, we’ll see if I nonetheless bought it. I’ve bought yet another season after which I’m finished? I don’t know,” he informed Us.
The Challenge: Final Reckoning premieres on MTV Tuesday, July 10, at 9 p.m. ET.