A number of contestants demonstrated their supreme fitness levels and agility when the first of eight episodes originally aired in January 2009.
The series expanded to 13 episodes when it returned to BBC One in January 2010. The contestants continued to show they had what it takes to compete in physically demanding challenges on a purpose-built obstacle course.
The two celebrity specials from the fifth season of the British game show, as well as the awards episode. Richard Hammond and Amanda Byram present the programme as a host of celebrities, including Dalton Grant, Gail Emms, Dom Joly and Peter Duncan, take to the challenging assault courses situated over water, fighting it out for a place in the final for a chance to win money for charity. In 'Total Wipeout: The Awards', Richard relives some of the best moments from the series as he selects them for various awards.