Special Forces – Ultimate Hell Week Overview (2015-2017)


Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week is a British reality television series where physically fit civilian contestants are put through special forces style selection exercises.


Each episode features an instructor and exercises from a different force, and contestants:

  • Voluntary withdraw (VW);
  • Medically withdrawn; or
  • Dismissed for poor performance.

The first series was presented by former cricket player Andrew Flintoff and the second by media personality Reggie Yates.

Series one started with 7 women and 22 men on day one, and was filmed in Wales, UK.

Series two started with 22 participants and was filmed in Wemmershoek, Western Cape, South Africa.

Special Forces – Ultimate Hell Week Series

Production & Filming Details

  • Producers: Rachel Watson and Aysha Rafaele.
  • Production: BBC Documentaries.
  • Original Network: BBC Two.
  • Release Date: 30 August 2015 to 05 March 2017.
  • Running Time: 60 minutes.
  • Country: UK.
  • Language: English.

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