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Helen Skelton shares snap of her battered toes at Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals

Helen Skelton has proved she is working onerous at Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals as she shared a snap of her battered and bruised toes after a protracted day of apply.

The TV presenter, 39, took to her Instagram Stories on Wednesday to offer an perception into the gruelling day of rehearsals forward of Saturday’s second stay present.

She shared a candid snap of her naked toes wanting battered and marked after a protracted day of perfecting her strikes for her and Gorka Marquez’s upcoming Cha Cha to Rain On Me by Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande.

Ouch! Helen Skelton has proved she is working onerous at Strictly Come Dancing rehearsals after her debut efficiency final weekend

In a caption on her Instagram grid, Helen stated her toes have been ‘on hearth’ and her head was ‘exploding’ however insisted she remains to be ‘loving’ being an element of the Strictly cast.

She additionally shared a selfie of herself and her professional accomplice Gorka grinning, together with a video of Gorka hiding behind a door to frighten folks arriving at the dance studios.

She penned: ‘Feet on hearth and head exploding however loving each second of this journey… someway @gorka_marquez discovering time to prank everybody – thank god there’s room giggle. 

‘It’s been a giant outdated week of coaching up to now and nonetheless so much to do ….. this is to the toes and hips doing what the boss says #strictlycomedancing #strictly.’

Oh dear! The TV presenter, 39, took to her Instagram Stories on Wednesday to share a candid snap of her bare feet looking battered and marked after a long day of rehearsals

Oh pricey! The TV presenter, 39, took to her Instagram Stories on Wednesday to share a candid snap of her naked toes wanting battered and marked after a protracted day of rehearsals 

It comes after Strictly Come Dancing kicked off its first stay present in model, with Helen and her skilled accomplice Gorka, 32, scoring 26 factors.

After her Strictly debut, the Countryfile presenter’s estranged husband Richie Myler broke his silence – branding his girlfriend Stephanie Thirkill ‘household’ in a gushing publish on Instagram.

The rugby participant, 32, ended his eight year marriage to Helen again in April, simply 4 months after she gave beginning to their third little one, and rapidly moved on with Stephanie, 32. 

Stephanie is the daughter of Leeds Rhinos president Andrew Thirkill, who’s one of the richest businessmen in Leeds and is price an estimated £175 million. 

Performing: It comes after Strictly Come Dancing kicked off its first live show in style, with Helen and her professional partner Gorka, 32, scoring 26 points

Performing: It comes after Strictly Come Dancing kicked off its first stay present in model, with Helen and her skilled accomplice Gorka, 32, scoring 26 factors 

Grinning: He appeared in jovial spirits as he stepped out to practice his routine

Ready to go! Elsewhere, Richie Anderson was among the other Strictly stars spotted arriving at rehearsals on Wednesday

Ready to go! Elsewhere, Richie Anderson was among the many different Strictly stars noticed arriving at rehearsals on Wednesday 

Stylish: Jowita Przystal looked effortlessly chic in denim jeans, a white T-shirt and a beige jacket as she arrived for rehearsals in London

Stylish: Jowita Przystal regarded effortlessly stylish in denim denims, a white T-shirt and a beige jacket as she arrived for rehearsals in London 

Richie first re-posted a selfie taken by Stephanie, taken pitch-side after his last Leeds Rhinos sport of the rugby league season. 

She penned: ‘Wasn’t a win however could not be extra proud of this one. Grand Final at Old Trafford and an incredible sport for you. Love you a lot @richiemyler,’ to which he added: ‘Love you.’ 

Posting an image of himself and Stephanie with her household to his Instagram Stories, Richie additionally gushed wrote: ‘Finished this season as a household,’ and drew a coronary heart. 

The rugby participant shares two younger sons Ernie, six, Louis, 5, and daughter Elsie Kate, eight months, along with his estranged spouse Helen. 

Exciting: Carlos Gu is set to dance a Quickstep to Love On Top by Beyoncé with his celebrity partner Molly Rainford during this week's show

Exciting: Carlos Gu is ready to bop a Quickstep to Love On Top by Beyoncé along with his superstar accomplice Molly Rainford throughout this week’s present 

Jovial spirits: Giovanni Pernice, who is partnered with Richie Anderson this year, kept it casual in black trousers and a hoodie at rehearsals

Boogie: Giovanni and Richie are dancing a Quickstep to Dancin’ Fool by Barry Manilow

Jovial spirits: Giovanni Pernice, who’s partnered with Richie Anderson this year, stored it casual in black trousers and a hoodie at rehearsals 

Richie made his relationship with Stephanie Instagram official once they attended Wimbledon collectively. 

His relationship with Stephanie got here to mild in May, days after it was introduced that his eight-year marriage to Helen was over.  

Helen was stated to really feel ‘bewildered’ by the breakdown of her marriage, with a supply near the couple telling MailOnline: ‘Helen is totally devastated.’

They continued: ‘Now she is considering life with out him whereas he has moved on along with his new accomplice.’

Family: After her Strictly debut, her estranged husband Richie Myler broke his silence - branding his girlfriend Stephanie Thirkill 'family' in a gushing post on Instagram

Family: After her Strictly debut, her estranged husband Richie Myler broke his silence – branding his girlfriend Stephanie Thirkill ‘household’ in a gushing publish on Instagram

Loved-up: Richie also re-posted a selfie taken by Stephanie, taken pitch-side after his final rugby game of the season

Loved-up: Richie additionally re-posted a selfie taken by Stephanie, taken pitch-side after his last rugby sport of the season

‘Richie is insisting there was no crossover, that he started the romance with Stephanie after their marriage collapsed, however Helen feels let down. They are nonetheless married, and their child is actually 4 months outdated.

‘She thought their marriage was secure and safe and is completely shocked by what’s occurred.’

Former Blue Peter star Helen confirmed their breakup on Instagram, writing: ‘Very unhappy to say that Richie and I are not a pair. He has left the household dwelling. We can be doing our greatest to co-parent our young children.’ 

Emotional: Helen and Richie's break up came just four months after the arrival of the couple's third child Elsie (pictured in May)

Emotional: Helen and Richie’s break up got here simply 4 months after the arrival of the couple’s third little one Elsie (pictured in May)

Making it official: Richie made his relationship with Stephanie Instagram official when they attended Wimbledon together

Making it official: Richie made his relationship with Stephanie Instagram official once they attended Wimbledon collectively

For her Strictly debut on Saturday, Helen took to the ground with Gorka Marquez to carry out a American Smooth to You Send Me by Aretha Franklin.

And regardless of her protests that she lacked class, Craig was fast to reassure her, telling her: ‘ Love the vitality and also you do have class, darling.’ 

While Anton gushed: ‘Brilliant line, while you do traces it is beautiful. Own it! Own the dance, Just consider in your self a bit bit extra as a result of while you do, it is good.’

Shirley additionally praised the presenter, explaining: ‘You weren’t too quick, you were not too sluggish. The starting was divine, the arms have been love. Well completed.’ 

Strictly Come Dancing 2022: Who are the {couples}?

HELEN SKELTON AND GORKA MARQUEZ 

Helen Skelton and Gorka Marquez

Helen Skelton and Gorka Marquez

Celebrity’s age: 39

Profession: TV and radio broadcaster

Helen says: ‘I’m actually excited to get caught right into a enjoyable journey. My household and mates have all the time liked the present and may’t watch for me to get began’

ELLIE SIMMONDS AND NIKITA KUZMIN 

Ellie Simmonds and Nikita Guzman

Ellie Simmonds and Nikita Guzman

Celebrity’s age: 27

Profession: Former athlete 

Ellie says: ‘To be requested to be half of the Strictly household is simply so thrilling and I can’t wait, it may a lot enjoyable.’

ELLIE TAYLOR AND JOHANNES RADEBE 

Ellie Taylor and Johannes Radebe

Ellie Taylor and Johannes Radebe

Celebrity’s age: 38

Profession: Comedian

Ellie says: ‘Well, cover me in faux tan and roll me in sequins! I’m completely over the moon to be an element of Strictly 2022!’

FLEUR EAST AND VITO COPPOLA 

Fleur East and Vito Coppola

Fleur East and Vito Coppola

Celebrity’s age: 34 

Profession: Singer

Fleur says:  ‘I’m equally nervous and thrilled to be half of this year’s Strictly line up. I’m excited to study new abilities and I wish to take in each second of this magical expertise.’

JAMES BYE AND AMY DOWDEN 

James Bye and Amy Dowden

James Bye and Amy Dowden

Celebrity’s age: 38

Profession: EastEnders actor

James says ‘I’m not recognized for my shimmy or my twinkle toes – in truth my children commonly giggle at my dad dancing however it’s an honour to be requested and I’m going to offer it my finest shot.’

JAYDE ADAMS AND KAREN HAUER 

Jayde Adams and Karen Hauer

Jayde Adams and Karen Hauer

Celebrity’s age: 37

Profession: Comedian

Jayde says: ‘I’ve been a large fan of the present for years. I really feel like I’m watching myself in a dream and I can not consider I’ve manifested this.’

TYLER WEST AND DIANNE BUSWELL 

Tyler West and Dianne Buswell

Tyler West and Dianne Buswell

Celebrity’s age: 26

Profession: Radio DJ

Tyler says: ‘It’s a present meaning a lot to me and my household and I can not wait to noticeably shake a leg on that shiny dance ground… with a facet of sequins.’

HAMZA YASSIN AND JOWITA PRZYSTAL 

Hamza Yassin and Jowita Przystal

Hamza Yassin and Jowita Przystal

Celebrity’s age: 35

Profession: Wildlife cameraman and presenter

Hamza says: ‘I’m completely over the moon to be becoming a member of Strictly 2022. Never in one million years did I believe I’d be on such a cool present.’

RICHIE ANDERSON AND GIOVANNI PERNICE 

Richie Anderson and Giovanni Pernice

Richie Anderson and Giovanni Pernice

Celebrity’s age: 34

Profession: Radio presenter 

Richie says: ‘This is a dream come true! I can’t wait to get in these sparkles and sequins and shimmy throughout essentially the most well-known dance ground on this planet!’

KYM MARSH AND GRAZIANO DI PRIMA 

Kym Marsh and Graziano Di Prima

Kym Marsh and Graziano Di Prima

Celebrity’s age: 46

Profession: Coronation Street star and presenter

Kym says: ‘I’m so delighted that this year they’ve! I’m an enormous fan of the present and may’t consider I’m going to go from watching at dwelling in my pyjamas to really dancing in entrance of the judges in a glittery dress.’

MATT GOSS AND NADIYA BYCHKOVA 

Matt Goss and Nadiya Bychkova

Matt Goss and Nadiya Bychkova

Celebrity’s age: 53

Profession: Singer

Matt says: ‘I’ve been reclusive, I come and work after which return to America. I believed, it is time for me to come back dwelling and get out of my very own means’

MOLLY RAINFORD AND CARLOS GU 

Molly Rainford and Carlos Gu

Molly Rainford and Carlos Gu

Age: 21

Profession: Singer 

Molly says: ‘I already know it is gonna be an expertise of a lifetime and I can not wait to fulfill the remainder of the Strictly household I’ll be sharing it with.’

WILL MELLOR AND NANCY XU 

Will Mellor and Nancy Xu

Will Mellor and Nancy Xu

Celebrity’s age: 46

Profession: Actor

Will says: ‘I do know it will likely be an enormous problem however that is what life is all about. This can also be my Mum’s favorite present and he or she’s had a very powerful few years so I’m doing that is for her as properly. Bring it on!’

TONY ADAMS AND KATYA JONES 

Tony Adams and Katya Jones

Tony Adams and Katya Jones

Celebrity’s age: 55

Profession: Retired footballer and supervisor

Tony says:  ‘To say I’m excited is an understatement – the lure of the sequins and the decision of the salsa has me swapping my battered outdated soccer boots for a set of Strictly delicate sneakers’

KAYE ADAMS AND KAI WIDDRINGTON 

Kaye Adams and Kai Widdrington

Kaye Adams and Kai Widdrington

Celebrity’s age: 59 

Profession: Television presenter 

Kaye says: ‘I stated I wished to make the final year of my fifties memorable and i am unable to assume of a greater means of doing it than exhibiting the world my two left toes. Pray for me!’ 

 

 

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