Bottom-of-the-leaderboard James Cracknell also suss outs himself the at the bottom of the betting odds with 100/1 after he not succeeded to impress with his tango, scoring just 11 points from the mediators.
James opened up on This Morning last week about how a perceptiveness injury he suffered back in 2010 makes training difficult.
After joking he was “in actuality bad”, James admitted that his “brain forgets” when he’s been dancing for hours on end.
His pro partner Luba Mushtuk tweeted how proud she was of him, saying: “What a great start, what a devoted first dance! so proud of you @jamescracknell next dance is a lot of fun, can’t wait @bbcstrictly.”
Next week, supporters will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite contestant – who want be the first to be eliminated?
Strictly Come Dancing continues Saturday on BBC One