The former Dallas actress expressed delight in the progress she has made through training, as she does not consider herself to have the necessary requirements for the high-risk contest.
"I don't have muscle tone. I'm just flab," she told The Mirror. "I'm not a daredevil. I don't like pain, I don't like cold, I don't want to feel exhausted. But the sense of accomplishment is something I've never felt before, in a physical sense."
Tilton also revealed that she could be counted amongst the extensive list of Dancing on Ice participants to have suffered injuries already.
"Last week I started to slip, it wasn't even a big fall, I grabbed the side and ripped my shoulder," she explained. "It's just as tough for the women."
Dancing on Ice premiers tomorrow (January 7) at 6.30pm on ITV1.
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