updated 05/08/2012 AT 12:00 PM ET
•originally published 05/08/2012 AT 2:45 PM ET
“I stay up late at home watching sports, eating and not thinking about anything,” he told PEOPLE after Monday’s show, in which he performed a perfect foxtrot with partner Cheryl Burke. “I stay by myself watching TV, reading a book, eating ice cream.”
But when it comes to de-stressing from the competition, Katherine Jenkins and pro Mark Ballas take a more physical approach.