- Vytas Baskauskas
- Tribe: Tadhana
- Age: 33
- Home: Santa Monica,
- Occupation: Yoga
(Age): Vytas Baskauskas (33)
Tribe Designation: Loved Ones
Relationship to Significant Castaway:
Current Residence: Santa Monica,
Occupation: Yoga Instructor/Math
Personal Claim to Fame: Beating
heroin addiction, yoga discipline and receiving a
graduate degree in math.
Inspiration in Life: I don't have
one particular hero. I greatly admire the brilliant
scientists and mathematicians of the past and also
social activists such as Gandhi and Martin Luther
Hobbies: Movies, music, good food,
bodysurfing and chess.
Pet Peeves: Stupidity and show-offs.
3 Words to Describe You: Smart,
strong-willed and unique.
If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What
Would They Be and Why? 1) iPod – love
music. 2) Yoga mat – practice every day to keep the
body & mind right. 3) Chess set - it's not just a
game, it's a way of life.
SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like: The
intellect and wit of Jonathan Penner, the likeability of Aras Baskauskas and the flirtatiousness of Parvati
Reason for Being on SURVIVOR: I want
to be on the show for the experience. I truly believe
I can outwit, outplay and outlast. Of course I also
want the prize.
Why You Think You'll "Survive" SURVIVOR:
I have the necessary elements to make it to the end.
I’m strong minded, smart and cunning. Through my
addiction, I learned to easily manipulate people and
although I don't use that skill as much anymore, it is
Why You Think You Will Be the Sole SURVIVOR:
I am very assertive. It is unlike me to not get what I
want. I am also smart and sociable so my people skills
will do me well. I have a good social awareness. My
personality is unique and although I may not be the
most-liked, that's not such a bad thing in getting to
What Does It Mean to You to Play Survivor with
Your Loved One? Playing with Aras means the
world to me. Our relationship hasn't always been the
best, but over the past few years, it has definitely
begun to improve. I love my brother very much and this
experience will surely bring us closer together. That
being said, there can only be ONE sole survivor. Aras
and I have been competing with each other in almost
every way since he was born. This will be the ultimate
competition. Whether I win the game or not, I
desperately want to beat my brother!