The Only Way Is Essex’s James ‘Arg’ Argent thoroughly entertained The Jump viewers tonight by skipping the technical aspects of Snow Cross and simply rolling down the hill.
Arg was meant to be racing against actor Dean Cain and former Westlife star Brian McFadden in the brutal event, but just took to bumbling down it instead. He still came second – Brian half let him through/ half was catching his breath – so all was not lost.
Here he was in action:
— Channel 4 (@Channel4) February 7, 2016
Viewers really rather enjoyed it
— Mary (@Kevin_Is_A_Girl) February 7, 2016
Apparently it’s a bit like dad dancing on ice
#TheJump it's like watching your dad clear the drive after snow with his best shiny shoes on and coupla glasses of whiskey
— jo simcock (@jo_simcock) February 7, 2016
I mean, he really should just take the Sports Personality trophy now, right?
Calling it now – Arg for Sports Personality of the Year. #TheJump
— Nick Walker (@nickw84) February 7, 2016
I mean, if I was asked to skate down a slippery hill, I’d go on my backside, too
— Lisa (@thorpster) February 7, 2016
— Callum Farmer (@CallumFarmer) February 7, 2016
Seems smart to me
Did Arg just ask for the course to be gritted? #TheJump
— SteadyEddie (@steadyedde) February 7, 2016
The commentary was nice and to the point
"Arg is on his arse" – brilliant! #TheJump
— Robin Chapman (@robin101962) February 7, 2016
Basically, it was confused.com
— nursejackie (@jaxy37) February 7, 2016
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