- Bill "The Proposer" Carlson planned on proposing to his girlfriend if he won Wipeout. After barely surviving the first two rounds, he enters the Wipeout zone. Instead of waiting to see if he wins, he proposes before his run which the show kindly gives him the opportunity to do so while also televising the whole thing.
- In the British version of the series, the eliminated contestants wait on the sidelines and cheer along the people still in.
Heartwarming / Wipeout (2008)