Will is a World Table Tennis Paralympic champion and in January 2017 Will was awarded an MBE for services for Table Tennis. He is currently training to defend his Paralympic title at the Tokyo 2020 games. He recently won Gold at the Japan Open 2019.

Will has suffered from arthrogryposis since birth, a rare condition which affects all four of his limbs. Will is classified as a Class 7 Paralympic athlete and was one of the stars of London 2012 and Rio 2016 games, winning consecutive silver and gold medals.

Read more about Will on his Wikipedia page: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Will_Bayley

Follow Will on Twitter: @WillBayleytt and on Instagram: willbayleytt

Will will be taking part in the seventeenth series of Strictly and will dance with Janette Manrara


WeekDanceCRHMMSBBT Total
1 Quickstep 5 7 7 7 26

CRH = Craig Revel Horwood
MM = Motsi Mabuse
SB = Shirley Ballas
BT = Bruno Tonioli

WEEK 1 - Quickstep - Pencil Full Of Lead