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05.03.2019

A FATHER OF QUADRUPLETS FACES “THE CAPTAIN,” A GREEN BERET WHO HOLDS THE RECORD FOR MOST PODIUM FINISHES IN THE SPARTAN RACE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, ON “MILLION DOLLAR MILE,” SATURDAY, MAY 11

This Million is Mine” – A father of quadruplets faces “The Captain,” a green beret who holds the record for most podium finishes in the Spartan Race World Championships, and a former ballerina goes toe to toe with an obstacle course racing professional, on MILLION DOLLAR MILE, Saturday, May 11 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. The series is hosted by former college football champion and NFL quarterback Tim Tebow, with Matt “Money” Smith and Maria Taylor serving as play-by-play commentators.

Following are the runners featured in the episode:

 

 

ANDY STERN

HOMETOWN: New York

Age 29

 

 

 

CHLOE LEVRAY

HOMETOWN: Studio City, Calif.

Age 26

 

 

 

JOSH HARTMAN

HOMETOWN: Louisburg, Kan.

Age 31

 

 

 

KAYLA KOBELIN

HOMETOWN: Seattle, Wash.

Age 24

 

 

Following are MILLION DOLLAR MILE Defenders:

 

VEEJAY JONES

The Prodigy”

Age 20

HOMETOWN: Lakeview Terrace, Calif.

 

CURRENT CITY: Los Angeles

 

Since 2015, Veejay has held the record as the youngest Spartan Race winner in history. This powerhouse, whose six-times-a-week workouts consist of running mountains, weight training and bouldering, can run a sub-five-minute mile and deadlift twice his body weight. He is currently the American OCR 3k Short Course Champion.

 

 

ROBERT KILLIAN

The Captain”

Age 37

 

HOMETOWN: Charleston, S.C.

 

CURRENT CITY: Colorado Springs, Colo.

 

Robert is a Green Beret with 13 years of Active-Duty service and currently serves in the California National Guard. He earned the title of “Army Athlete of the Year” in 2010 for winning the military division of the Kona Ironman World Championships. Robert has competed in Ironman triathlons, marathons, winter biathlons, international orienteering, and was part of the 2016 history-making Best Ranger Competition winning team. He holds the record for the most podium finishes in the Spartan Race World Championships.

 

 

 

FAYE STENNING

The Canadian Crusher”

Age 29

 

HOMETOWN: Alberta, Canada

 

CURRENT CITY: Manhattan, N.Y.

 

Faye is an elite athlete and OCR professional. She was #1 in the Global Ranking for Spartan Racing in 2016 and placed second in 2016 and 2018 in the Spartan U.S. Championships. Her presence is also felt globally, where she consistently podiums at the Spartan World Championships. – placing third in 2016 and fourth  in 2017 and 2018. Faye was part of Team Canada who placed first in the 2018 Spartan Team World Championships.

 

ORLA WALSH

The Vermaniac”

Age 32

 

HOMETOWN: St. Albans, Vt.

 

CURRENT CITY: Burlington, Vt.

 

A Vermont native and self-proclaimed “rough chick,” Orla’s speed, strength and endurance helped earn her the childhood nickname “The Vermaniac” for devouring her competitors. The Spartan Pro and CrossFit enthusiast is also a real-life hero who saves lives and helps others as a flight nurse.

 

CHEAT TWEET: A father of quadruplets faces a green beret who holds the record for most podium finishes in the Spartan Race World Championships on #MillionDollarMile 5/11 8/7c on @CBS with host @TimTebow & commentators @mattmoneysmith @MariaTaylor http://bit.ly/2ViWZk5

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Defenders on Instagram:

Emma Chapman

@emmaharry57

Max Fennell

@maxfennell

Rebecca Hammond

@becchamm

VeeJay Jones

@veejay_jones

Robert Killian

@robert_killian

Hunter McIntyre

@huntthesheriff

Erik Mukhametshin

@erik3run

Faye Stenning

@fayestenning_ocr

Isaiah Vidal

@isaiahvidal

Orla Walsh

@orlawalsh16

Defenders on Twitter:

Max Fennell

@maxfennell

Hunter McIntyre

@huntthesheriff

Erik Mukhametshin

@erik_3run

Cast and Crew on Social Media:

 

Twitter

Instagram

Tim Tebow

@TimTebow

@TimTebow

Matt “Money” Smith

@mattmoneysmith

@realmattmoneysmith

Maria Taylor

@MariaTaylor 

@mariataylor

LeBron James

@KingJames

@KingJames

Maverick Carter

@mavcarter

@mavcarter

Allison Grodner

@agrodner22

@grodner22

Fly on The Wall Entertainment

@flyonthewallent

@flyonthewallent

Warner Horizon Unscripted & Alternative Television

@warnerbrostv

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Press Contacts:

Julie Holland

818-655-1594

Julie.holland@cbs.com

Christine Park

818-655-1597

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Photo Contacts:

Amanda Beane

818-655-1545

Amanda.beane@cbs.com

Gail Schulman

212-975-0897

Gail.schulman@cbs.com