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07.08.2019

A PILATES INSTRUCTOR SETS OUT TO PROVE SHE IS “HARD CORE” ENOUGH TO STAND UP TO A PROFESSIONAL TRIATHLETE, ON “MILLION DOLLAR MILE,” SATURDAY, JULY 27

I’m Going All the Way Tonight” – A Pilates instructor sets out to prove she is “hard core” enough to stand up to a Spartan Race World Champion, and a parkour expert tries to outrun a professional triathlete, on MILLION DOLLAR MILE, Saturday, July 27 (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:

SAMANTHA WIENS-WICE

HOMETOWN: Lake Orion, Mich.

Age 33

 

 

 

EMMANUEL RODRIGUEZ

HOMETOWN: Orlando, Fla.

Age 22

 

 

KRISTIN ANDERSON

HOMETOWN: Los Angeles

Age 42

 

 

RENALF MARMOLEJOS

HOMETOWN: Bronx, N.Y.

Age 24

Following are MILLION DOLLAR MILE Defenders:

 

 

EMMA CHAPMAN

The Mighty Kiwi”

Age 30

 

HOMETOWN: Christchurch, New Zealand

 

CURRENT CITY: Richmond, Ky.

 

Emma is the reigning Tough Mudder X World Champion and a former member of the New Zealand Women’s soccer national team. She has just qualified on a team for the 2019 CrossFit Games. Mixing uncanny power with speed and endurance, she is a dominant figure in the CrossFit community.

 

 

ERIK MUKHAMETSHIN

The Beast from the East”

Age 28

 

HOMETOWN: Saint-Petersburg, Russia

 

CURRENT CITY: Los Angeles, Calif.

 

Considered one of Russia's leading stuntmen, Erik is one of the world's most renowned free runners. He is celebrated as the Guinness World Record holder for both the furthest and highest wall flips and has podiumed at every event he has competed in since 2017.

 

 

 

 

REBECCA HAMMOND

The Harvard Hammer”

Age 26

HOMETOWN: Winters, Calif.

 

CURRENT CITY: Somerville, Mass.

 

With brains and brawn, Rebecca is currently a fourth-year Harvard medical student and NCAA 1500 meter Track All American. This OCR prodigy recently took second place at both the Spartan American Championship and Spartan World Championships.

 

 

 

MAX FENNELL

The Machine”

Age 31

 

HOMETOWN: King of Prussia, Pa.

 

CURRENT CITY: Menlo Park, Calif.

 

Max is the first African American professional triathlete, earning his pro card in 2014. The former college soccer star has competed in 54 triathlons and dominates his competition in cycling, swimming and running.

CHEAT TWEET: – A Pilates instructor sets out to prove she is “hard core” enough to stand up to a Spartan Race World Champion on #MillionDollarMile 7/27 8/7c on @CBS with host @TimTebow & commentators @mattmoneysmith @MariaTaylor http://bit.ly/2NFAv9f

Photos are available on www.cbspressexpress.com

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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

@warnerbrostv

Press Contacts:

Julie Holland

818-655-1594

Julie.holland@cbs.com

Christine Park

818-655-1597

Christine.park@cbs.com

Photo Contacts:

Amanda Beane

818-655-1545

Amanda.beane@cbs.com

Gail Schulman

212-975-0897

Gail.schulman@cbs.com