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Deck the Balls is the season premiere of season 5 of Wipeout, as well as the first of eight Winter Wipeout episodes in season 5.

This is the first episode where Vanessa Lachey is the sideline host, as Jill Wagner took season 5 off due to acting schedule conflicts.


  • Qualifier
    • Sweet Nutcrackers
    • Candy Canes
    • Jingle Balls
    • Snowfall
    • Santa's Workshop
  • Pain in the Ice
    • Fishing Pole
    • Lumber Tumbler
    • Frosty Footbridge
    • Snow Chute
  • The Cold Hearted Snake
    • Snow Sweepers
    • Plummet Summit
    • Shivering Timbers
  • Wipeout Zone
    • Killer Luge
    • Psychedelic Snow Globe
    • Frozen Fury
    • Iced Over


Course Qualifier Pain in the Ice The Cold Hearted Snake Wipeout Zone
1 "Ebenezer Snooze" Sam Ciurdar 4th (03:41.2) 3rd 2nd Winner (14:11.92)
2 "The Cookie Tease" Jim Cashman 6th (04:07.3) 6th 3rd 2nd Place (14:25.66)
3 "The Bagman" David Bracken 1st (02:33.0) 4th 1st Out of Time
4 "Gamer Girl" Autumn Bates 5th (03:58.8) 1st Eliminated
"Captain Christmas" Shawn Townsend 3rd (03:31.7) 2nd Eliminated
"Tickle Me" Sandra Taylor 9th (04:50.7) 5th Eliminated
7 "Look for the Penguin" Jessica Kerr 8th (04:39.2) Eliminated
"The Human Kazoo" Carey Conley 10th (05:03.6) Eliminated
"Chest Hair Artist" Mike Angelo Gonzalez 2nd (03:14.5) Eliminated
"Blitzen" Amanda Ciurdar 7th (04:36.4) Eliminated
Jeff Ferrari 12th (05:12.9) Eliminated
Leonardo Sanchez 11th (05:06.8) Eliminated


  • Amanda and Sam Ciurdar are the third married couple to compete together on a non-team competition.