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Ant Middleton joins Channel Seven’s CEO and top executives on board Kerry Stokes’ superyacht

This year’s SAS Australia starring the likes of Sam Burgess and Jana Pittman was a  huge success. 

And on Monday, British TV personality and former soldier Ant Middleton was treated to a cruise around the idyllic Sydney Harbour with a who’s who of Channel Seven. 

The 41-year-old joined the likes of Chief Executive Officer James Warburton aboard Kerry Stoke’s $35million superyacht, Antipodean. 

Time to celebrate! On Monday, Ant Middleton joined Channel Seven’s CEO and top executives on board Kerry Stokes’ superyacht in Sydney Harbour after he helped make SAS Australia a smash hit

Ant, who is the chief instructor on SAS Australia, looked thrilled to be out on the harbour. 

He kept in touch with the nautical theme of the outing, wearing a blue and white striped T-shirt that showed off his tattooed sleeves and buff physique. 

He teamed the look with black jeans and sneakers and sported his signature bushy black beard. 

Hello sailor: He kept in touch with the nautical theme of the outing, wearing a blue and white striped T-shirt that showed off his tattooed sleeves and buff physique

Hello sailor: He kept in touch with the nautical theme of the outing, wearing a blue and white striped T-shirt that showed off his tattooed sleeves and buff physique

Ready for a good time: Ant, who is the chief instructor on SAS Australia, looked thrilled to be out on the harbour

Ready for a good time: Ant, who is the chief instructor on SAS Australia, looked thrilled to be out on the harbour

Rubbing shoulders: He looked relaxed as he enjoyed dinner and drinks on board the yacht with Seven's head honchos

Rubbing shoulders: He looked relaxed as he enjoyed dinner and drinks on board the yacht with Seven’s head honchos

Thankful: This week, he thanked Channel Seven and the show's fans for their support throughout the latest season

Thankful: This week, he thanked Channel Seven and the show’s fans for their support throughout the latest season

He looked relaxed as he enjoyed dinner and drinks on board the yacht with Seven’s head honchos. 

This week, he thanked Channel Seven and the show’s fans for their support throughout the latest season. 

‘Huge congrats to all @channel7 for your #1 success and many thanks towards your commitment to myself and @sasaustralia,’ he wrote, referencing the recent ratings success of the program.

'Huge congrats to all @channel7 for your #1 success and many thanks towards your commitment to myself and @sasaustralia,' he wrote, referencing the recent ratings success of the program

‘Huge congrats to all @channel7 for your #1 success and many thanks towards your commitment to myself and @sasaustralia,’ he wrote, referencing the recent ratings success of the program

Lively: Ant looked quite animated as he had a chat over dinner and drinks

Lively: Ant looked quite animated as he had a chat over dinner and drinks

Lively: Ant looked quite animated as he had a chat over dinner and drinks

He added: 'Proud to be part of the C7 family and also for the Australian public for embracing me as one of their own! I've only just begun!'

He added: ‘Proud to be part of the C7 family and also for the Australian public for embracing me as one of their own! I’ve only just begun!’

He added: ‘Proud to be part of the C7 family and also for the Australian public for embracing me as one of their own! I’ve only just begun!’

Last week, former NRL star Sam Burgess was named the winner of SAS Australia. 

He was the only recruit to pass selection. 

During his time on SAS, Sam, 32, revealed his issues with addiction and admitted to cheating on his ex-wife Phoebe during their marriage.  

Winner: Last week, former NRL star Sam Burgess was named the winner of SAS Australia. He was the only recruit to pass selection

Winner: Last week, former NRL star Sam Burgess was named the winner of SAS Australia. He was the only recruit to pass selection

Back for more: Meanwhile, the new celebrity recruits for next year's season of the hit show have been announced

Back for more: Meanwhile, the new celebrity recruits for next year’s season of the hit show have been announced

Sam said after being declared the winner: ‘What I’m taking from it is I’m going to pour all my time, my emotion, into the places that deserve it in my life.

‘It starts with my kids and just making sure I’m the best role model for them. It’s just a great lesson in life.’

However, Phoebe has since slammed his ‘redemption edit’ on the military-style show.

Meanwhile, the new celebrity recruits for next year’s season of the hit show have been announced. 

The upcoming season will star the likes of former Bachelor star Anna Heinrich, former AFL star Barry Hall, and former swimmer Geoff Huegill.  

How will they go? The upcoming season will star the likes of former Bachelor star Anna Heinrich, former AFL star Barry Hall, and former swimmer Geoff Huegill

How will they go? The upcoming season will star the likes of former Bachelor star Anna Heinrich, former AFL star Barry Hall, and former swimmer Geoff Huegill

Superyacht: Kerry's boat is worth a cool $35million

Superyacht: Kerry’s boat is worth a cool $35million

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