Alán Valdez was a contestant from various telenovelas. He competed on War of the Worlds.
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For the Mexican-born Alan, competing on The Challenge is about more than just the money. The Spanish-language soap opera star hopes to represent his country on an international stage. As a former Mexican basketball star and fitness model, Alan is sure to be a formidable competitor when it comes to athletic challenges, but will he be able to summon the mental and physical toughness to hold his own against so many Challenge greats?
War of the Worlds
Alan fractured his hand during the "Impending Dune" challenge and was deemed unable to continue in the game prior to the Team Draft.
Alan is the first contestant to compete on The Challenge that did not originally debut on a reality TV show, excluding "Fresh Meat" and "Bloodline" contestants.