"There's not a week I would change, a dance I would change, and that was a very calming, very peaceful feeling.The show is a completely different show than the first time I won, and to win at this level and the standard that this show has been raised to, it's been incredible."While Bindi and Derek make the press rounds in New York City, it's no secret that she's itching to get back to her hometown down under. She grew so much, and she's just such a beautiful person you can't help but be captivated by her.
(In case you missed it, you can read our recap of the best and worst moments here.)Almost an hour after Tom Bergeron declared Bindi Irwin and Derek Hough the winners of season 21, Bindi was still in disbelief, shouting from the top of her lungs, "I think I'm going to scream for 20 minutes!
"The Houghster may have nabbed his sixth Mirrorball trophy, but it was his partnership with Bindi that undoubtedly made it his favorite season.
"There's not a thing I would change about this season," he told post-show.
"She's a champion of life."Bindi shared the same sentiment, telling those in the ballroom that she gained another brother in Derek.
In case you needed further proof that the two are friends for life, consider this: Derek's hopping on a plane to Australia in a couple weeks "to tackle crocodiles and get my official khakis!