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Strictly Come Dancing: Who is Kornelia Chitursko? Meet JJ Chalmers' wife!

JJ Chalmers, who is known for his role as a presenter on the Invictus Games, has joined the Strictly Come Dancing 2020 lineup.

Fans have been wanting to know more about the former Invictus athlete and many have wondered who JJ is married to.

Read on to find out all you need to know about JJ Chalmers and his wife Kornelia.

Who is JJ Chalmers’ wife?

JJ Chalmers’ wife is Kornelia Chitursko who he married back in 2015.

It is not known how the pair met, although they were spotted together training for the Invictus Games.

JJ and Kornelia share a four year old daughter together, who is called Hayley. They also have a son together.

Who is JJ Chalmers?

JJ Chalmers is a British television presenter, public speaker and Invictus Games medallist from Scotland.

JJ was injured in a bomb blast in 2011 while serving in Afghanistan as a Royal Marine.

Speaking about his role as a contestant on Strictly, JJ said:

“My whole life is defined by facing challenges. Whether it’s becoming a Royal Marine Commando, recovering from my injuries sustained in Afghanistan to competing in The Invictus Games.”

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