Name (Age): Cydney Gillon (23)
Tribe Designation: Brawn
Current Residence: Douglasville, Ga.
Occupation: Body Builder
Personal Claim to Fame: I am most proud of receiving
my International Federation of Bodybuilding and Fitness Pro card at the
National Physique Committee Nationals in 2012. I was a junior at Penn at
the time and Iíd just turned 20. I had to train 3 times a day, not
including track practice, in order to make my dream happen.
Inspiration in Life: My mother. She is the strongest
woman I know and her loyalty is forever unwavering. She has been
diagnosed with breast cancer twice, and even though she could barely
walk from her chemo treatment, she still put me first and flew into
support my bodybuilding show.
Hobbies: Sprinting, lifting/weight training and
Pet Peeves: Obnoxious criers, bigots, overly weak
people and basically anything related to closed-minded mentalities.
3 Words to Describe You: Opinionated, driven and
If You Could Have 3 Things on the Island What Would
They Be and Why? Branch chain amino acids/supplements- I need my
vitamins so I hopefully wonít lose all my muscle; a picture of my
family and friends for motivation; and tweezers because my eyebrows can
SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like: Tony, because
his loyalty to those who really mattered was unwavering. He played the
game from the beginning to the end.
Reason for Being on SURVIVOR: My main reason for being
on the show is winning the money to pay off medical school and college
debt. I also want to be able to help my mother around the house so she
doesnít have to decide which bills need to be paid.
Why You Think Youíll "Survive" SURVIVOR:
My sense of humor will be most useful. You canít walk around looking
like someone killed your dog all day. I think I will up the team morale.
Beyond that, I think my athletic abilities can help win this
Why You Think You Will Be the Sole SURVIVOR: I believe
that I have the tact and discipline to make it to the end. If I make it
to the final 3, Iím confident I would get the needed votes because I
will have created relationships and a story that my fellow tribe mates
would want to vote for.