Fresh Meat 2’s Vinny Foti Suffers Heart Failure

Vinny Foti, a three-time Challenger who debuted on Fresh Meat 2, is currently in a Las Vegas hospital after suffering heart failure.

His family he set up a GoFundMe for support, where it is stated he is on a ventilator. Not a lot of information is known, and his family is taking things day-by-day.

Vinny first competed on Fresh Meat 2 in 2010 and immediately followed that appearance with an appearance on Cutthroat. In 2012 he competed alongside Sarah on Battle of the Exes, though he was evicted from the game early after he ripped off Mandi’s top. He has not competed on The Challenge since.

I will share any updates on Vinny as they become available. Please keep him and his family in your thoughts during this difficult time and consider contributing to his GoFundMe.

Update: Us Weekly has reported on his hospitalization. As of the last update, he remains in ICU.

Update 2: TheAshley (and the previously mentioned GoFundMe) have provided an update. Vinny has shown some progress in the form of hand movements and opening his eyes. All fluid in his lung was drained, but he has now contracted bacterial bilateral pneumonia. He remains in serious condition, and while there is some progress there are also some complications.

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One thought on “Fresh Meat 2’s Vinny Foti Suffers Heart Failure

  1. I hope he does pull through. I know people didn’t like him for pulling down Mandi’s top (or dress) and that was a dick move but I’m sure people want him to pull through.

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