On the 11th of November 2021, The Challenge: All-Stars, the spinoff of MTV’s famous TV series The Challenge, returned for its second season on Paramount+. Some of the cast members from the first season were returning while some new faces saw making their All-Star debut. Among the new additions was Steve Meinke, from The Gauntlet season in 2003.
Steve competed with 23 other contestants for the crown and a $500 thousand cash prize. The show took place in Cancun, Mexico.
In this article, we tell you everything you need to know about Steve Meinke, his history on The Challenge, his other jobs, his romantic life, his family life, age, everything you need to know.
Steve Meinke On The Challenge: All-Stars
Steve Meinke first entered The Challenge universe back in 2001 with Road Rules: The Quest. And from there, he went on to participate in The Challenge: Gauntlet (seventh season). He was the part of the Road Rules team that went on to win the season but he was eliminated in the 8th episode himself.
If you do not know this, Road Rules is the precursor to The Challenge. The Challenge started as a joint spin-off of two of MTV’s previous shows, Road Rules, and The Real World.
Along with Steve, two other Road Rules cast members, Katie Cooley and Sophia Pasquis joined The Challenge: All-Stars season two. Sophia was actually from Steve’s season The Quest. Steve was an underdog this season. He was not expected to reach very far in the season.
Other cast members of The Challenge: All-Stars season two were Ayanna Mackins, Casey Cooper, Janelle Casanave, Jasmine Raynaud, Jodi Weatherton, Jonna Mannion, Kendal Sheppard, Leah Gillingwater, Melinda Collins, Tina Barta, Brad Fiorenza, Darrell Taylor, Derek Chavez, Derrick Kosinski, Laterrian Wallace, MJ Garrett, Nehemiah Clark, Ryan Kehoe, Teck Holmes, Tyler Duckworth, and Cohutta Grindstaff.
Does Steve Meinke Have A Wife?
No, he does not. If we are allowed to use Steve Meinke’s own words, he was single “as a slice of cheese”. As of 2021, he has not shared any information about his past girlfriend(s). That being said, Steve did flirt with his The Challenge co-star Katie Doyle when they were together in The Gauntlet.
Steve Meinke Age
Steve Meinke is one of the oldest contestants in The Challenge: All-Stars season two. He was 44 years of age as of Nov 2021. And reportedly, he was born in March 1977. His zodiac sign was either Pisces or Aries.
Steve Meinke Job
After his few unsuccessful stints in the MTV reality world, Steve went on to work in the advertising sector. And apparently, that did not fare very well either. Reports say that he went on to work as an elementary school teacher. He has written two books that have not been published yet.
Currently, Steve is based in Chicago and works as a hand model and an actor. Shirley Hamilton Inc has booked hand modeling jobs and print projects for him. He also occasionally provides emcee, humorist, and sports speaker services.
It appears as if Steve does not have a specific career but has tried his hands on everything. His Linkedin profile has about 34 work experiences. Apart from working as a hand model and emcee, he worked as Tour Manager for Simpson’s Butterfinger Tour, Momentum Worldwide, Motive: A Project Agency, among others.
And also according to his Linkedin, he was working as a head doodler for Napkin Scratch, LLC in 2021.
Is Steve Meinke On Instagram?
Steve also had a youtube channel called Steve Meinko.
Where Is Steve Meinke From?
Steve was originally from Kansas. To be a bit more precise, his hometown was Leavenworth, Kansas. Later in life, Steve moved to New York City to make a career as a “mover and shaker”.
Has Steve Meinke Shared Anything About His Family?
There is no information about Steve’s family. Steve himself has shared nothing about his family on his social media or anywhere else.
How Tall Is Steve Meinke?
Steve Meinke has a height of 5 feet and 11 inches. When he was in Road Rules, Steve was very famous for his cute dimples.
Where Did Steve Meinke Recieve His Education?
For his high school education, Steve attended Fort Campbell High School and Leavenworth Sr High School. He graduated from Leavenworth Senior High. Later, he went to Westminster College and got his Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing/Advertising.