WIPEOUT: WIDE WORLD OF WIPEOUT (8/10)
24 CONTESTANTS DUKE IT OUT FOR A BIG BASH PRIZE AND BRAGGING RIGHTS ON THIS WEEK’S EPISODE OF “WIPEOUT”
“Wide World of Wipeout” – Shiver me timbers! Join us as a rare breed of athletes make their mark on the “Wipeout” course, SUNDAY, AUGUST 10 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET). Get ready and watch the competition unfold aboard the “S.S. Booty Shaker” and the classic “Big Balls.” 24 ballsy contestants including “Beard Braid” and “Indiana Josh” trek through muck and water along their journey to the rich cash prize and a spot to compete in the “Tournament of Champions” at the end of the season.
“Wipeout” is hosted by John Anderson (ESPN’s “SportsCenter”), John Henson (E!’s “Talk Soup”) and co-hosted by Jill Wagner (MTV’s “Teen Wolf”).
The seventh season of ABC’s hit game show, “Wipeout,” will feature the first ever “Tournament of Champions” with the winner from each episode returning to compete against one another in an epic battle for the title of Ultimate Wipeout Champion. Leading up to the tournament, each episode will showcase 24 adventurous players of all shapes and sizes as they compete in a brand new obstacle course designed to showcase the best body flips, biggest splashes and amazing wipeouts that you won’t want to miss.
“Wipeout” was created by executive producers Matt Kunitz (“101 Ways to Leave a Game Show,” “Fear Factor”) and Scott Larsen. Kevin Wehrenberg, Trice Barto and J. Rupert Thompson are also executive producers. The series is produced by Endemol USA.