From the ballroom a The real world! Many from dancing with the Stars‘celebrity contestants and their professional partners developed strong bonds and friendships throughout the process.
Months – And Also years – after their seasonS. concluded, many of these former couples have continued to be good friends with their former dance partner.
Four years after competing in season 24 of the popular dance competition series in 2017, Simone Bile she enlisted her former professional partner to help her her come with a gym routine ahead of the Tokyo Olympics.
During the fifth episode of her Simone against herself Facebook Watch Series, which aired in July 2021, the athlete revealed he brought in Sasha Farber to change his routine on the floor.
“Usually, I have a different choreographer, but this year I felt we had to be a little different, liven it up,” explained Biles. “Every time I’ve worked with Sasha dancing with the Stars, we always said, ‘Oh, my God, if we could do a routine on the floor, how good would that be? ‘”
During the Facebook Watch episode, Farber expressed his excitement to work with his former partner again. “From day one to [being] where it is already, I can’t wait to see what it’s like in the months to come, ”the Australian native said at the time, noting that he hoped to bring out the” cheeky “side of the gold medal in the new routine.
Some time DWTS partnerships form lasting bonds outside of work, as it is for Cheryl Burke and former Backstreet Boy AJ McLean. Since their run in season 29 of the competition series, Burke has been open about how the musician has been an invaluable source of support during her struggles with sobriety., having also been through it himself.
“I always believe that people come into your life because it’s a reflection of who you are or who you want to be or who you’re trying not to be,” the professional dancer previously said. We weekly after an episode in September 2020. «But there is always this reason. There is a reason for this energy and energy coming together. “
Burke and McLean have maintained their close bond after competing together in 2020, including starting a podcast and attending AA meetings together.
For their parts, both of them Jordan Fisher And Lindsay Arnold they remained busy after winning DWTS in November 2017. However, still have time to keep up the friendship that they faked on the ABC show.
“#TBT to this partnership,” Fisher shared via Instagram in July 2020 along with a throwback photo of the duo. “Love my sister @lindsarnold that manages to keep the abs during pregnancy 😂. “
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