Bumpin’ reality stars! MTV’s The Challenge has resulted in a ton of relationships through the years — and a ton of babies. Some competitors have fallen for each other and started families. Others have won money and returned home to raise their children.
Cory WhartonFor example, the first meeting Cheyenne FloydFilming Rivals III: The ChallengeThe series aired in 2016, and was titled “The Reunion Show”. The reunion show was aired in 2016.
Floyd was blessed with Ryder in April 2017. However, he assumed that Ryder was her current boyfriend. Eight months later, she told Wharton that he was her father and they began a coparenting relationship. September 2018 Us WeeklyThe news that Floyd would be joining the cast of Teen Mom OG.
“Cory and I get along very well. We put Ryder first and we’ve worked out a beautiful coparenting relationship. Of course, every relationship has its ups and downs but we’ve worked out our kinks and we’re learning how to do it day by day, how to get along,” she told Use2018. “We’re trying to figure it out.”
The Real WorldThe alum was in a long-lasting relationship with his Exercise at the BeachCostar Taylor SelfridgeSince they met in 2014. They briefly separated but announced their reunification in February 2019. The pair welcomed their first child together, a daughter, in April 2020 — almost three years to the date of Ryder’s birthday.
“I have to say after watching @taylor.selfridge go through what she has been through just makes me realize how strong she is and how strong women really are,” he wrote via Instagram after the birth. “After a 22 hour labor, Mila Mae Wharton was born. I’m now surrounded by all QUEENS. I’m so blessed to be in this position and I’m so thankful that, in a time like this I was allowed in the room and I got to cut the umbilical cord. Which you guys probably know this was my first time going through this whole experience.”
Look through the gallery for more ChallengeStars who have welcomed children!