'Just starting to move my arm again': Dancing On Ice star Sylvain Longchambon is recovering well after arm injury
He was forced to quit this year's Dancing On Ice after tearing a tendon on his right bicep.
But it looks like French skater Sylvain Longchambon is well on the way to recovery.
Wearing his arm in a sling, the 30-year-old cuddled up to girlfriend Jennifer Metcalfe, 28, as they enjoyed a weekend break in Amsterdam.
Healing well: Sylvain Longchambon shows off his injured arm on holiday in Amsterdam with girlfriend Jennifer Metcalfe
Longchambon was injured on December 19 during training for Dancing On Ice with celebrity partner Heidi Range.
After undergoing on operation to repair the damage, the Gallic star has been ordered by doctors to rest.
But as he accompanied Metcalfe and her Hollyoaks co-star Claire Cooper to the Netherlands, Longchambon revealed he was hopeful of being well enough to take part in the Dancing On Ice Live Tour later this year.
Wrapped up: Metcalfe's close friend and Hollyoaks co-star Claire Cooper is also on the trip
Out! Longchambon's injury meant he had to quit Dancing On Ice with Heidi Range
He tweeted on last week: 'Surgeon said recovery is on its way, just a very long process…Wish I could heal faster!!!
'Just starting to move my arm again, exercises are quite painful but it's a great feeling after 1 month in my cast!!!
'If they want me in (the tour), I'll definitely be ready!!!'
Last week, Metcalfe admitted she couldn't wait for her boyfriend to get his cast off so they could hug properly.
She tweeted: 'He's OK. Am looking
after him best I can…. Not long till the cast is off at least! That's
proper doin' me head in…ha x.'
After Longchambon was ruled out of DOI by doctors, Range has now been partnered with Andrei Lipanov.
Longchambon, Metcalfe and Cooper are currently on a break in Amsterdam saying on a boat house.
Uploading a series of photos of her Twitter page, Metcalfe tweeted: 'Mazin! We r stay at a boat house :-/ in Amsterdam p**sed on a boat ffs!'