Merrick, New York, USA. 11th June 2017. Contestant CHRIS EDOM (wearing white "GOT GRIT?" T-shirt), 48, of Merrick, hosts Viewing Party for "American Grit" Season 2 premiere, a show stressing teamwork. Edom family's neighbors watched Episode 1 of the Fox network TV show in their backyard. Edom was last contestant picked for a team.