The Jump – the Twitter reaction

Hosts Davina McCall and Alex Brooker kick the action off in Austria as the male celebrities face the giant slalom, with a ski jump challenge for the bottom two


Channel 4’s The Jump gets going tonight, with Davina McCall and Alex Brooker hosting the action live from Austria’s Innsbruck.


The male celebrities are up first, facing the giant slalom challenge. The fastest of the bunch are safe through to the next round, while the bottom two will take each other in a ski jump challenge. He who jumps furthest gets to stay. 

No pressure, eh?

Here’s what the Twittersphere makes of the winter sports-themed reality show…

Well 2015 already has its first competitor:

The competitors are totally ready…

Come on, it had to happen

The celebrity fans are in

Next year Josh?

The girls get to sit tight tonight but they’re still getting big support from some famous faces

So far no falls…

Bold format idea…


And then twelve became eleven