Prince Harry joked that he would need to break more than his toe to avoid competing in the Walking with the Wounded polar trek.
The prince said: "I obviously tried to break my toe to get out of the trip - that was a massive fail on my part.
"Friends of mine said, 'You need to go that step further and break your leg', but I chose not to.
"My toe is probably 95% now so I'm fine, and even if I mention my toe I see Duncan turn around and laugh at me, mock me, so whatever setbacks I've had is irrelevant against these guys - it's always going to be"
More top news
A stage adaptation the Strictly Ballroom, the film credited with reviving ballroom dancing, has opened in the West End.
Sunshine with muggy air & thunder incoming
Police have arrested a man wanted in connection with a burglary at the home of pensioner Richard Osborn-Brooks.