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St. Louis man mentoring contestants on hit FOX TV show ‘American Grit’

ST. LOUIS — St. Louis- A new season of 'American Grit' premieres Sunday, June 11 at 8 p.m. on Fox with a St. Louisan on the show. Green Beret Grady Powell will be offering his military expertise to guide contestants through a series of personal obstacles and team challenges with the hopes of winning a quarter of a million dollars. WWE® Superstar John Cena returns as host and executive producer.

Powell will be traveling to Fort Leonard Wood Thursday for a screening of 'American Grit' with veterans, active military, and families in advance of Sunday's premiere. It is not open to the public however, you can join him Sunday in downtown St. Louis for a premiere party at Three Sixty rooftop bar.