‘Tough As Nails’ New Challengers Announced For Season 3

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September 15, 2021 astatine 12:34 pm

(CBS) – Tough As Nails, the world bid that celebrates mundane Americans who get their hands soiled portion moving long, hard hours to support the state running, returns with 12 caller competitors acceptable to trial their strength, endurance, beingness skills and intelligence toughness, connected the 3rd play premiere, Wednesday, October 6th from 9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT connected CBS, and disposable to watercourse unrecorded and connected request with Paramount+. The formed includes a occurrence captain, harvest duster, lineman, and ironworker, among others. Phil Keoghan is the creator, big and showrunner.

These competitors who are the champion of the champion successful their chosen trades and travel from antithetic walks of life, but each rotation up their sleeves each time to marque an honorable day’s living, volition footwear disconnected the 3rd play from Camp Pendleton Marine Corps Base successful Southern California, erstwhile play one’s winner, Marine seasoned Kelly “Murph” Murphy, returns to pb the crews done a bid of military-style challenges. Throughout the season, crews volition person to implicit their jobs astatine different renowned locations, including Mt. Baldy, the highest highest successful Los Angeles, the U.S. Coast Guard successful San Pedro, and the Irwindale Speedway, a motorsports facility, starring to 1 rival being crowned the champion and winning the coveted Tough As Nails belt. However, anyone who “punches out” of the idiosyncratic contention tin inactive triumph further currency prizes successful the squad competitions that proceed passim the season.

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“It is simply a privilege that we are present successful play 3 of Tough As Nails and tin proceed to grant America’s hardest-working people, the indispensable workers who person helped america get done a truly challenging time,” said Phil Keoghan, big and enforcement producer. “It feels bully that this is simply a amusement for the radical and astir the radical that we should each admit and celebrate. While determination is lone 1 Tough As Nails champion successful the idiosyncratic competition, I deliberation what viewers are truly gravitating towards, and what makes this amusement special, is the squad contention and the bequest that is being built with Savage Crew and Dirty Hands. At a clip erstwhile determination is truthful overmuch part successful the world, it’s bully to spot a radical of radical from each walks of life, who person ne'er met each different before, unite and enactment unneurotic for a communal goal.”

The Tough As Nails competitors are:

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Name: Kelsy Reynolds

Job: Crop duster

Age: 30

Hometown: Mansfield, Ill.

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Name: Christine Connors

Job: Ironworker

Age: 29

Hometown: Johnstown, Pa.

Current Residence: Glendora, Calif.

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Name: Takeru “Tak” Tanabe

Job: Construction foreman

Age: 35

Hometown: Kailua-Kona, Hawai’i

Current Residence: Kona, Hawai’i

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Name: Jerome Kupuka’a

Job: Heavy instrumentality operator

Age: 48

Hometown: Ewa Beach, Hawai’i

Current Residence: Kapolei, Hawai’i

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Name: Lamar Edwin Hanger

Job: Carpenter

Age: 54

Hometown: Orange County, Calif.

Current Residence: Eastvale, Calif.

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Name: Lia Mort

Job: Jill-of-all-trades

Age: 54

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Hometown: Lititz, Pa.

Current Residence: Richfield, Pa.

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Name: Dequincey “Quincey” Walker

Job: Diesel mechanic

Age: 34

Hometown: Lamar, S.C.

Current Residence: Florence, S.C.

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Name: Kalimba Edwards

Job: Fire captain

Age: 43

Hometown: Wallace, Neb.

Current Residence: Minneapolis, Minn.

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Name: Mike Shaffer

Job: Lineman

Age: 32

Hometown: Brewerton, N.Y.

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Name: Elizabeth Rillera

Job: Contractor

Age: 37

Hometown: Shelton, Wash.

Current Residence: Olympia, Wash.

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Name: Sarah Ham

Job: Cement mason

Age: 30

Current Residence: Queens, N.Y.

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