OPENLY-gay Olympic diver wowed the judges and audiences in the first episode of the 2015 Dancing with the Stars with a cha-cha to Michael Jackson’s Can You Feel It.

With the help of dance partner Masha Belash, he scored a near-perfect score off 33 points from the judges.

Mitcham described the high energy winning result on his Facebook page: “I have been planning that glitter cannon moment my entire life”:

 

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Doing a double backflip to cheers and clapping from the crowd and dressed all in white, Mitcham has been documenting behind the scenes video and photos of all his dancing training on his Facebook page and Instagram account.

 To keep Matthew in the comp text “MITCHAM” to 191 777

For the full dance routine watch the video below:

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