CK Is a Strategy Manager Who’s Ready for a ‘Rush’

Rush Australia 2023 cast member CK

Rush Australia is Nine’s latest reality competition series, which takes 12 everyday Aussies and dives them into Team Gold, Team Navy, and Team Scarlet. Deprived of sight and sound, each episode drops our teams into a new hotspot somewhere in the world. There, they will take on new challenges to reach the Escape Zone and meet up with host David Genat. The stakes are high, though. The last team to complete a challenge has to eliminate a member. For now, though, it’s time to meet Team Gold’s CK.

Rush Australia Cast: Meet CK

CK is a tenacious strategy manager hailing from Melbourne. From the moment he stepped into the professional world after completing his university education, CK has been unwavering in his pursuit of career success.

Reflecting on his journey so far, CK said in a press statement, “I look at my friends who have gone traveling and think that would’ve been nice, but I think this might be my opportunity to come back around and do everything.”

CK’s Instagram

CK’s Instagram is a good reflection of his life outside Rush Australia. It features snaps with friends, food pics, and snaps of his adventures, like competing in charity runs.


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CK’s Rush Australia Game Plan

Driven by his strategic prowess, CK is eager to leverage his skills to guide his team through the challenging missions that lie ahead. Competitive to the core, he possesses an unyielding determination that fuels his every move.

As an added bonus, CK studied Mandarin and French during his school days, but he also wonders whether his language abilities will prove advantageous in this particular endeavour.

Unapologetically direct in his approach, CK offers an honest self-appraisal of his Rush game plan.

“I guess I could be a little savage when I need to drop hard truths and get it done, but I don’t enjoy it,” he said. “I like to be diplomatic when I can.”

Beneath his straightforward exterior, however, lies an astonishing competitive spirit that is not merely fixated on victory but rather on defying preconceived notions.

“You won’t believe how competitive I am, and it’s more the sense of proving people wrong rather than winning,” he said. “I like to break stereotypes that people might have when they first meet me.”

Will CK make it to the end? Only time will tell…

Rush Australia airs at 7.30pm on Mondays and Tuesdays, only on 9 and 9Now. Missed an episode? Catch up on 9Now.

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