- Caleb Bankston
- Tribe: Tadhana
- Age: 26
- Home: Collinsville,
- Occupation: Post
(Age): Caleb Bankston (26)
Tribe Designation: Loved Ones
Relationship to Significant Castaway:
Current Residence: Collinsville, Ala.
Occupation: Post Office
Personal Claim to Fame: Shooting a 12
point buck on my first deer hunt.
Inspiration in Life: My momma and
dad. They built a small five acre farm into a large
cattle/chicken operation and have helped me more than
I deserve or could ever return. They are very hard
working and focused people and they have taught me how
to be a man.
Hobbies: Riding horses, working with
my dogs and hunting/fishing.
Pet Peeves: People who don't put down
their cell phones.
3 Words to Describe You: Hard-working,
hard-headed and outdoorsman.
If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What
Would They Be and Why? 1) My duck call 2) My
camouflage Alabama hat 3) A gallon of sweet tea
SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like:
JT because we both farm, we are both tough and can do
just about anything. We aren't stupid just because we
Reason for Being on SURVIVOR: Showing
America how farm boys from Alabama do things.
Why You Think You'll "Survive"
SURVIVOR: I can definitely outlast anybody
and I won't have any enemies. Why You Think You Will
Be the Sole SURVIVOR: I am very good at working with
my hands, really good at figuring things out and
What Does It Mean to You to Play Survivor with
Your Loved One? Survivor made Colton realize
a lot of things he didn't know about himself. Some
things were good and some were not so good. He grew so
much from that experience and I wish I could have been
there to experience it with him. When we learned it
was a possibility that we could play Survivor
together, I jumped at the chance because as much as he
grew as a person from the first time playing, I knew
beyond a shadow of a doubt that our relationship could
withstand anything and it would only be strengthened
through Survivor. However, on a selfish level, I
wanted to help show America what love looks like
because it doesn’t matter whether it is between two
men, two women, or a man and woman. Love is love and I