The Jump: Meet Ritchie Neville

5ive's Ritchie steps up from reserve to compete in celebrity ski jumping show after Flash Gordon exits due to injury. Get to know the singer here...

Name: Ritchie Neville


Age: 34

Famous, why? Ritchie is a member of boyband 5ive and recently took part in ITV’s The Big Reunion with the band. The boys have been touring in Australia, the UK and Ireland and recently helped raise money in charity show Text Santa.

Ritchie was originally a reserve on The Jump, but is now a fully-fledged competitor after Sam Jones – aka Flash Gordon – was forced to pull out due to injury.  

Then: Keep On Movin’ music video

Now: Performing with 5ive at The Big Reunion concert

The Jump starts on Sunday 26 January on Channel 4