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A reality TV contestant and his girlfriend suffered a “terrifying” ordeal when a tourist boat capsized off a Bali beach.
Alex Snell said he and partner Leah Martine consider themselves lucky to be alive.
Mr Snell appeared on season five of Netflix’s Too Hot to Handle, a reality dating show.
The pair, both 28, were travelling from Uluwatu to Canggu when their boat, operated by firm GoBoat, got into difficulty. Mr Snell, personal trainer, said he and Ms Martine were then tipped into the water, where they spent half an hour before they were rescued.
The couple's belongings were ruined and, now back in home in London, they are trying to come to terms with the ordeal.
Mr Snell said: “It was terrifying. I honestly couldn't believe it was happening. I was in so much shock I could barely register what was going on. The waves were around 18 foot high. They were relentless and just kept crashing.