(Age): Russell Swan (45)
Seasons: "Survivor: Samoa"
Finish: Medical evacuation due to
dehydration. I fainted multiple times during a
challenge. Jeff Probst has described this as
"the scariest moment Iíve ever had on the
Claim to Fame: Being a good dad.
in Life: My dad, because he was a
very ordinary guy, but a damn good dad. He really
loved his family and was a perfect example of what
a husband should be to his wife, and what a dad
should be to his child.
Riding my motorcycle, mountain biking and skiing.
Peeves: I hate whiners, materialistic
people and generally people who are full of crap.
Words to Describe You: Energetic,
optimistic and focused.
You Could Have Three Things on The Island What
Would They Be and Why? I would bring my
"Terrible Towel," because Iím an avid
Steelers fan and Iím always looking for
converts. Thatís it!
Reason for Being
on SURVIVOR: First, the game kicked my butt
and I want payback. Second, I want to show people
that failure doesnít always mean the end.
You Think Youíll "Survive" SURVIVOR:
I bring strength for the physically demanding
challenges. Iím cunning Ė I know how to get my
way without being overly confrontational. And I
have a sense of humor. I love making people laugh.
You Think You Will Be the Sole SURVIVOR: Because
Iíve already tried the failure route. Iím
going to take a different path and win this time!