It’s exciting news for the fans: Are You The One (AYTO)? has returned from its four-year hiatus. The first two episodes of the Season 9 of Are You The One? dropped on Paramount+ on 18 January 2023 with a bunch of hot new cast, and Kamie Crawford as its host. So, as the TV’s once first-ever international dating show makes a huge return with 22 contestants from around the world, let us introduce to you Clayton Carey, AKA Tini, one of its contestants.
Clayton Carey On Are You The One?
When Clayton Carey was finally allowed to talk about him being on Are You The One? he took to his social media to finally reveal why he had disappeared for a month a year before.
He spilled early in January 2023 that it was to live in a villa in Gran Canaria in Spain with 21 strangers to film the first-ever global season of this show called Are You The One? He explained that in 2022, he took a chance and flew across the world looking for love obviously. “The secret is out and I can’t wait for you all to watch this season of @areuthe1 global edition to see if I meet and find my Perfect Match”, he teased on the internet ahead of the show’s release. Also, he advised his people to put their feet up and get themselves popcorn because it is going to be a “wild ride”.
Episode 1 of the season, like old times, started with producers secretly pairing contestants into couples based on the results of a matchmaking algorithm. Everyone including Clayton was seen moving in together and trying to identify all of the perfect matches.
If they succeed, Clayton will be sharing $1 million with his competitors. Yet each time anyone guesses incorrectly the prize money will be dropping.
Clayton Carey Relationship Status
Jordanne Deveaux’s dating status was unknown at the time of this writing. While on Are You The One? he admitted being single though.
How Old Is Clayton Carey?
Clayton Carey was born in 1989. So, he turned 33 years old in 2022.
Clayton Carey Family
Showing off his parents to his people on social media, Clayton Carey has often gushed that they are the greatest people on earth and that he loves them immensely.
His mother is Cheryl Carey and she could be found on Instagram @chezare11. While on Facebook, she mentioned studying at Stella Maris College (Manly) and coming from Manly, New South Wales, Australia.
As for Clayton’s dad, he was an NRL player. And it is following in his footsteps that Clayton played high levels of rugby league, in Newcastle Knights junior development before moving on to playing under the ’20s for the Canberra Raiders and playing for South Logan Magpies in the Queensland Cup.
As for siblings, Clayton seems two have just two brothers, Jack Son and Dean Carey.
Among them, Dean seemed to be happily married, with two kids, to beautiful Natalie MacDonald. The family was living in Newcastle, New South Wales as of the time of this writing.
Clayton’s family also includes an adorable grandmother with name Kath Carey. Kath, in her days, studied at Mt Erin High School. Originally from Newcastle, New South Wales, she was living in Toronto, New South Wales, Australia. Kath’s husband is no more. He passed away at the age of 93 in September 2021. They say he was a wonderful father and grandpa.
On his social media, Clayton also fondly mentioned his nephew Flynn.
Clayton Carey Job
Clayton Carey works as a fitness coach and he even competes in lifting competitions. At the time of this writing, he is the boss at The Fitness Concept, a small group personal training facility. “We pride ourselves on offering an inclusive training space for all abilities, led by a team of dedicated expert coaches”, read its website.
Back in the day, i.e. before retiring, Clayton was picked up by Melbourne where he had representative honors playing for the state of Victoria and then his country Australia as a fullback, traveling overseas to play Samoa for the World Cup.
Then, after retiring, he was introduced to CrossFit where he found he could still have the community vibe and support of a rugby team, in a CrossFit box environment.
Prior to owning a fitness concept gym, Clayton also was crowned “2020 Boss of the Bay” as well as “Masters HQ’s Fittest Male” in 2020.
Clayton Carey Height
Good-looking/tattoo-loving Clayton Carey stands above 6 feet in height. And even his fans agree when he says that his smile is his best physical feature. On his website, it’s been cited that he always has a smile on his face and wants to bring out the best in others as well as himself.
When Is Clayton Carey’s Birthday?
Clayton Carey’s birthday is on May 25th and that makes him a Gemini.
Where Is Clayton Carey From?
Clayton Carey was born in Canberra, the capital city of Australia. Yet, on Facebook, he mentioned Newcastle, New South Wales as his hometown and Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as his current city.
Is Clayton Carey On Instagram?
Clayton Carey could be found on Instagram @_claytoncarey_ with 255 posts and 3,047 followers as of 22 January 2023.
Clayton also showed frequent glimpses of his life on Facebook.