Strictly star sparks fears he’ll miss next show as he says 'my body is in bits' days before returning to the dancefloor | The Sun

STRICTLY Come Dancing's Tyler West has sparked fears he’ll miss Saturday's show.

The popular star – who finished third in the leaderboard – admits his "body is in bits" after running the London Marathon.

Fans were shocked when they spotted Tyler running 26.2 miles on Sunday – despite juggling Strictly and his full-time job as a DJ at KissFM.

His professional dancer parter Dianne Buswell says Tyler is "bruised and battered" as he returned to training a day late.

She added: "Fingers crossed he recovers.

"Although Tyler is in pain he's still coming in with a massive smile on his face."


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Tyler told fans: "I can't lie to you, my body is in bits. It's in a pretty sore way.

"On a more positive note. The routine this week is sensational. I's going Get my body back to strength then we'll running through with it. You're going to love it I promise you."

Ahead of the race, Tyler explained why he was determined to complete the race despite his gruelling schedule.

He told the BBC: "I committed to it earlier on in the year and I’m never going to let people down."

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He was cheered on by his dance partner Dianne, who gave him a big hug at the end.

He said: "Dianne will be looking after me anyway, making sure I don’t push myself too far."

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