Elka Walker
Challenger Profile
Original Series RW: Boston
Born February 2, 1978 (1978-02-02) (age 42)
Hometown Brownsville, Texas
Challenge Career
Seasons Battle of the Seasons (2002) (won)
The Gauntlet
Challenge Wins 7
Eliminations 1 (1 loss)
Money Won $50,000
Social Media
Instagram elka.nelson
Elka Nelson (née Walker) was a contestant from The Real World: Boston. She was a winner of Battle of the Seasons (2002). She also competed on The Gauntlet.


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Battle of the Seasons (2002)

Best Known For: Loving Walter, the Euro-rocker.

Outlook: She's on a power team with workhorse Sean. Though she's still with Walter, who knows what a few years of adulthood have done to sweet Elka? She seemed to be a wild woman in waiting during her season... maybe she is that woman now.

Previous Record: (Out of 5 stars)

Crying: ****

Fighting: **

Hooking Up: ***

Athletic Ability: **

(Ratings are based on previous seasons and are relative to other RW/RR cast members.)

The Gauntlet

Then: When Elka joined the show, she was still grieving the death of her mother who had recently passed away from a long bout with cancer. Conservative yet rebellious, Elka got her eyebrow pierced while in Boston.

Now: Elka has been working as an assistant director at a culinary school in Manhattan. Her real focus is acting and has recently signed with an agent.

Relationships: After the show, she moved to Las Vegas to be with Walter, but they ended up breaking off their engagement. She's single at the moment.

Best Known For: Her relationship with an Irish rocker, Walter.

Battle of the Seasons (2002)

Challenge History

Episode Challenge Partner Result
1 Hang Man Sean SAFE
3/4 Musical Inner-Tube Tango SAFE
5/6 Vertical Limit SAFE
6 Slam Dunk SAFE
7/8 Ladder of Doom SAFE
9 Round 'Em Up WIN
10 Rush Hour WIN
11 Hands on Saturn SAFE
12 Sidekick Showdown SAFE
13 Block Head SAFE
14 Siamese Wrestling SAFE
15 Handsome Reward WINNER

Money Won: $50,000

The Gauntlet

Challenge History

Episode Challenge Team Result
1 Snake Soup Real World SAFE
2 Masquerade SAFE
3 Mud Bath SAFE
4 I Scream SAFE
5 Holey Canoe SAFE
6 Heavyweight Hustle SAFE
7 Sink My Ship OUT

Elimination History

Episode Gauntlet Opponent Result
7 Knock Your Block Off Cara OUT

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