Overlook about all of the scary season 40 information, Australian Survivor is again this week for an additional round of Champions vs. Contenders, a format which proved a scores winner for Network Ten in 2018.
For 50 days, twelve “day-after-day Aussies” and twelve “giants of the group” will battle it out on the islands of Fiji on the planet’s biggest recreation. Network Ten guarantees that “psychological and bodily challenges will push their braveness and endurance to its limits.”
The new tribe of Contenders features gamers from proper throughout Australia and from all walks of life, with everybody from cleaners and college students to academics and gold miners. For some cause, the Contenders tribe also features a former AFL player who’s married to a supermodel wife.
On the other aspect of the island, the Champions tribe is made up of Olympians, athletes, an NRL legend, a CEO, and one former Australian Survivor fan-favorite.
Get to know all the forged a bit of more under…
ANASTASIA: MEMORY CHAMPION
A memory athlete and two-time Australian Memory Champion, Anastasia just isn’t somebody who might be going beneath the radar. Anastasia is hoping her reminiscence training and expertise will assist her in the recreation of Survivor saying, “Survivor is such a tremendous general problem, each bodily and mental. I’ll use my memory expertise to retain details about events and different rivals to make use of to my benefit.”
Leaving house at 15 to hitch the Australian Ballet Faculty, Anastasia performed around the globe in places like Norway, Sweden and USA which she additionally thinks shall be a bonus in the recreation as it makes use of the same expertise she wanted as a ballerina both bodily and mentally.
She also admits to having a robust character and hopes that it gained’t grate on her fellow castaways and work in her favour. “I don’t intend to fly beneath the radar. I consider that my character doesn’t naturallyallow me to try this and so is just not in my greatest interest.”
Earlier than moving into reminiscence coaching, Anastasia obtained a finance diploma and worked as a hard and fast revenue dealer however her love for memory expertise overtook and she or he started training to construct her expertise.
ABBEY, 28: AFL PREMIERSHIP WINNER
One of the largest stars in Ladies’s AFL, Abbey has turn into a key determine within the AFLW following an enormous season with the Adelaide Crows. Abbey is the primary lady to kick 100 objectives in a season as a star forward and midfielder. She is a daily broadcast presenter and has began her own lively put on range.
Splitting her time between Melbourne and Perth, the place her boyfriend Keegan Brooksby performs for the West Coast Eagles, Abbey can also be a Actual Property Agent by trade, but sport has been her great love since a toddler the place she was an avid Netball player.
With no main female position models in AFL growing up, Abbey is a proud ambassador for the sport and loves inspiring women to provide it a go saying she was all the time informed she wasn’t ok and it drove her forward.
Saying she was all the time intrigued by watching Survivor, she decided this was the yr to push herself and see how she would go saying; “I liked the collection last yr and thought it will be an unbelievable challenge and expertise. I hate the feeling of ‘content’ and I’m all the time on the lookout for new challenges.”
DAVID, 39: INTERNATIONAL MODEL
One of many world’s prime male fashions, David has been a long-term Survivor fan however it was his pal and Season 2 participant, Sarah Tilleke, who helped persuade him to provide it a go. Moving into with methods in place, David is planning to play onerous saying; “I would like 4 robust gamers to line up with a goat every and then take them to the slaughter. BYO goat.”
He’s even prepared to rise up to some tips saying; “I’d attempt to make a pretend Idol, fake I’m not a fan of the present if I feel it’s going to get me further.”
Starting his career in modelling following a $50 guess again in 2002, David noticed an advert for a modelling TV collection and determined to apply and ended up profitable. Since then he’s appeared in magazines like Vogue and Vainness Truthful, photographed by the world’s most well-known photographers and has additionally been the face of Tommy Hilfiger, Ralph Lauren and Mont Blanc.
Dwelling in New York, David has three youngsters and a fourth in the form of his motorcycle. A mad fan who once rode across the entire USA, he loves adventure and in addition studies jiu jitsu and muay Thai boxing.
ANDREW (ET), 53: NRL LEGEND
If you think of NRL, Andrew Ettingshausen (ET) is likely one of the largest names within the sport’s current history. Famend as top-of-the-line NRL gamers of our time, ET performed 328 games for the Cronulla Sharks over 18 years.
The longevity of his profession and his contribution to the NRL has cemented his standing as a legend of the game and was awarded the Daly M Centre of the Yr Award in 1994 and 1996.
Dwelling in The Shire in Sydney and the father of 4 women, ET now spends most of his outing on the water together with his own fishing TV collection (Escape With ET) which airs on Network 10. The joys of a new problem like Survivor undoubtedly caught his attention saying; “I never thought I might ever have the prospect to go on Survivor. Enjoying within the Champions group is awesome and to me this can be a as soon as in a lifetime opportunity.”
ET also loves an adventure and has spent years cave diving, hold gliding, paragliding and trekking everywhere in the world.
Hoping to emulate a few of the loyalty traits of players like Mat Rogers and Lee Carseldine, ET says; “I feel in case you present you’ve gotten played the game 100% by profitable challenges, helping your group mates, getting involved round camp, then you possibly can win it.”
JANINE, 53: CEO POWERHOUSE
Considered one of Australia’s main Entrepreneurs and CEO’s, Janine is the founding father of Increase Juice bars, which is now one of many largest juice bars on the planet. With over 600 stores in 15 nations, the long-lasting model has secured Janine a spot within the listing of prime Aussie companies.
Her general firm, Retail Zoo, has over 7000 individuals working across four companies. Earlier than stepping into business, Janine was a nanny and a yacht stewardess but her eye for enterprise turned unstoppable and together with her husband, Janine launched Increase in 2000.
The winner of quite a few retail, franchise and enterprise awards including Telstra Business Lady of the Yr, she can also be well-known to Australian TV audiences from Community 10’s Shark Tank. With a love for sports activities together with netball and yoga, Janine is most wanting forward to participating in challenges but is already dreading missing her husband Jeff and four youngsters.
A fan of the best way Sharn performed in Season three, Janine knows it’s a must to play onerous and has achieved as much research as she will before starting. Janine says; “I feel anybody can win. I am properly prepared and have studied many recreation performs, I am adaptable but you also want a little bit of luck.”
LUKE, 33: PEOPLE’S CHAMPION
The King of the Jungle is back child! Luke, the fan favourite and Season 2 mastermind is again on the island and able to claim his crown.
The loveable prankster and hassle maker has returned as a Champion and is able to struggle back hoping to take out the title of Sole Survivor saying; “I actually consider I have the instruments to win. I am prepared to die out right here to win, haha.”
Now a father of three, Luke has needed to depart his new child daughter behind but is hoping he’ll be successful so he can secure his family’s future and take them on a much needed holiday.
Famous for his “creepin” type, he’s not going to let anybody get in his approach saying; “I’m back as a result of some individuals stated I couldn’t. Nah, actually no one has ever stated that I couldn’t do it. I just needed to get back out there! “You only remorse what you don’t do. I’m gonna play onerous and take the piss out of individuals.”
NOVA, 48: FORMER POLITICIAN AND OLYMPIAN
There’s not a lot of people who’ve as many monumental firsts in their life like Nova. She was the primary Indigenous Australian as well as the first Territorian to win a Gold Medal for Hockey.
She’s the one individual to ever make back to back Olympic finals in two totally different sports activities. And was the first Indigenous Australian to be elected to the Commonwealth Parliament. Nova has additionally been awarded Young Australian of the Yr and acquired a medal of the Order of Australia, making her Nova Peris OAM.
Now able to tackle Survivor, she is hoping her success in life will equal success on the island but can also be ready for a new alternative saying; “I’ve accomplished most things in life and this is so off the grid from the fashionable world. My mother and grandparents are survivors and needed to see if I may be one too.”
Believing she’s relentless, Nova thinks her psychological power and by no means surrender angle may also help her along the best way. And it doesn’t harm to have a background in politics to know how you can work with individuals.
“In fact, I feel I can win. I’ve had to get together with individuals my entire life. My social expertise are excellent and I’m mentally robust. Nothing a lot phases me!”
Mum of four and grandmother to at least one, Nova is on the market to win.
PIA, 45: LEADING ACTOR
Certainly one of Australia’s most liked actresses, Pia has been appearing for over 20 years in film, theatre and TV.
Initially a ballet dancer, Pia moved into appearing as a youngster and has appeared on exhibits like Neighbours, The Secret Lifetime of Us, Wentworth and Sea Patrol however is greatest recognized for her leading position within the cult Australian film, Wanting For Alibrandi.
Profitable an AFI Award for Greatest Lead Actress for the movie, Pia has also been in theatre productions for Sydney Theatre Company, Melbourne Theatre Company, Ensemble Theatre and Glen St Theatre.
A mum of two, Pia is a hardcore Survivor fan and has dreamt of being on the show because it started. “I’ve been watching Survivor because the first season in 2000 and I’ve been sitting on the couch for almost 20 years saying I might win so I assume now’s my probability! I actually need to play as a fan and be somebody that a fan would take pleasure in watching.”
Nervous about going 50 days with out tweezers – “I’m Italian so it might get crazy” – she has been training by swimming, making hearth, doing yoga and training puzzles day by day within the lead up.
ROSS, 53: BIG WAVE SURFER
Should you lookup hell raiser within the dictionary, little question there can be an image of Ross. A legendary huge wave surfer, he is among the most iconic surfers to catch waves over 80 ft excessive. Generally known as Mad Canine, Ross has a need for velocity in all things action. Making his identify as an enormous wave surfer on the 1986 Billabong Professional, Ross went on to spend one other 12 years on the ASP World Tour.
In 2001, he turned the first Australian surfer (and first non-Hawaiian) to win the distinguished Quiksilver in Memory of Eddie Aikau. Then in 2016, he took second place at the elite huge wave competitors now referred to as The Eddie, the world’s most famous huge wave browsing competitors.
Ross can also be the only man to have braved the damaging Huge Mama at Nazare seashore in Portugal. Ross was fortunate to walk away with only a concussion after being washed onto the rocks – adding to an inventory of broken nostril, again, ribs and shoulder through the years.
Now ready to tackle the subsequent challenge of Survivor, Ross won’t be a superfan however he is aware of how he needs to play saying; “Hopefully I’ll be a nice man and worthy like Mat Rogers. I hope I hold my mouth shut like Shane Gould and have enjoyable like Brian Lake.”
SIMON, 39: AFL SUPERSTAR
A standout AFL participant within the Brisbane Lion’s AFL membership history, Simon is a Brownlow Medallist, a three-time premiership player and recipient of the Norm Smith Medal.
Father of three from Brisbane, he is also the Director of Teaching at the Australian Guidelines Academy and the founder and ambassador for his own Simon Black Australian Rules Academy, which is a component football and half educational and has packages in Brisbane, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth.
A fan of the sport, Simon has come into Survivor with profitable on his thoughts saying; “I’ve watched the show and was all the time intrigued by it. I’ve all the time been aggressive and questioned how I’d go on one thing like it.
“The mixture of bodily and mental challenges appeared like something that might stretch me as an individual. The gamesmanship might be an enormous challenge, but I’m very excited to get out there and I am going to do my very best.”
“My dream is to get as far into the game as potential and play in a fashion that earns trust and respect. I want to at the very least make the Jury. I’m also wanting ahead to studying extra about myself.”
STEVEN, 45: OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST
Not many people have a phrase named after them in the Australian Nationwide Dictionary, however ‘Doing a Bradbury’ has turn out to be a part of the country’s vernacular.
Steven is a former brief monitor velocity skater and four-time Olympian. He’s most famous for his Gold Medal win on the 2002 Winter Olympics after his four opponents all collided, leaving him to skate to victory making Steven something of a people hero and the story of the underdog who never gave up.
Apart from his victories, Steven can also be recognized for some horrific injuries over his 20-year career. In 1994, he was impaled on another skater’s blade dropping 4 litres of blood in 60 seconds and requiring 111 stitches and 18 months’ recovery time. Then in 2000, he crashed into a barrier throughout training and broke his neck.
All these accidents and near-death moments are etched in Steven’s memory and part of his strategy for profitable Survivor saying; “It’s superb the facility a human can draw on whenever you’re put right into a life and demise state of affairs and I’m so competitive by nature that I’ll use these expertise to my benefit.”
SUSIE, 44: MARATHON SWIMMER
Probably the most highly adorned long-distance swimmer in Australian history, Susie knows how you can keep robust mentally and the way essential endurance is to win a recreation like Survivor.
Growing up with bronchial asthma, her mom acquired Susie and her siblings into swimming to build up their lung capacity which led to an enormous profession in marathon swimming. Most famous for her 1999 swim from Mexico to Cuba, the world’s longest open water swim, Susie completed the 200km swim in 38 hours, a feat nobody has accomplished since.
An Australia Day Ambassador and inducted twice into the Worldwide Corridor of Swimming Fame, Susie is ready to take on the endurance challenges saying; “I was so mentally robust in my marathon swimming profession, I feel I am ready and doubtless higher educated to tackle the forms of challenges Survivor throws at us. “I’m really wanting forward to testing myself as a person once more.”
The mother of three youngsters, Susie needs to point out her youngsters that she’s nonetheless a hero.
ANDY, 47: MARKETING EXECUTIVE
An promoting and advertising government, there’s no another ready to play the sport of Survivor than Andy from Noosa. “The one job I’m targeted on in the intervening time is profitable Survivor.” He’s the last word fan of the show and needs to be the last word villain.
“I don’t just need to win, I need to win massive in probably the most memorable method than anybody has ever gained before. The only factor Australian Survivor is lacking is an unbelievably compelling and memorable villain as a winner.”
Working in all places from Australia to London and New York, Andy additionally played poker professionally for four years. He’s come to Survivor to win the title but in addition win for his family and needs to make use of the money to purchase his sister a home and ensure they’re all supported.
Andy hopes the Champions are a “group of 12 rich, smug, boastful, obese, retired athletes who haven’t any clue how Survivor works,” but in addition is aware of that moving into with an excessive amount of of a plan can backfire. “Having been a fan for so long as I’ve and literally dreaming about enjoying this recreation for almost 20 years, I need to put my cash the place my mouth is and see if I’m anyplace near nearly as good as I feel I am.”
BADEN, 23: STUDENT
Extremely smart and somewhat bit awkward, Baden is presently learning his PhD on the physics of the ionosphere, which is the charged part at the very prime of the earth’s environment.
Baden lives and breathes science, which is not often one of many strongest talent sets wanted on Survivor however he’s hoping that he can discover a middle ground to bond with individuals.
In terms of challenges, he thinks he shall be a key a part of the tribe. “I feel I’ll pull my very own weight on the bodily challenges but what I actually assume I can do is the puzzles. They do put an enormous goal in your back for those who mess them up however I feel I’ll do properly at them.”
Baden applied for the collection after seeing final yr’s science genius Sam make it to Jury Villa and impressed him to attempt something method out of his everyday life. He is aware of individuals may misjudge him considering he’s weak but has been a member of surf lifesaving since he was seven so is hoping the water challenges will probably be certainly one of his hidden strengths.
Nevertheless, Baden thinks being underestimated can have its advantages saying; “An underdog is much less more likely to be focused by others, prolonging their time in the recreation and that’s what I’m hoping will happen to me.”
CASEY, 31: EDUCATOR
Self-described “artistic, courageous, stubborn, spontaneous and a dreamer,” Casey is a traveller and educator who loves to push herself to the bounds.
Casey has been travelling around in her campervan for two years solo around Australia and travels to remote communities educating youngsters about artistic writing. She has beforehand been a main faculty instructor and has written a youngsters’s e-book educating youngsters about writing.
Believing Survivor is the last word challenge, Casey says; “In contrast to most people, I feel discomfort when things are too snug or routine. Survivor is probably the most uncomfortable factor I can do.”
Casey will find it onerous to remain out of the drama saying; “I’m very opinionated and self-righteous so I’ll not be capable of hold my mouth shut. And I’ll call out dangerous behaviour if I see it. “I already think about myself a Champion so I’m able to take the lead for the Contenders and win the title of Sole Survivor.”
HANNAH, 27: POLICE OFFICER
Hannah is the primary to admit her fellow contestants will put her in the “dumb, blonde” category, which she’s high quality with as a result of she’s planning to outwit all of them. Getting into pretending to be a hairdresser, Hannah is going to keep the key so long as she will that she’s truly a Police Officer from Bendigo.
“Each day at work, I am out of my comfort zone and having to assume on my ft, so I know I can win. I feel this because everyone is going to overlook me because of my character and assume I’m not there to play exhausting. I’ll be the menace they don’t see, proper in front of them.”
With a view to give off the notion she’s youthful than she is, Hannah additionally plans to maintain secret she’s been married to her highschool sweetheart, Zac, for almost 5 years. Hannah attributes being on the show to her husband saying; “I had never applied but my husband Zac needed to, and I assumed ‘why not’? I’ve all the time liked watching Survivor and stated if I ever had the prospect, I might undoubtedly go for it. I wasn’t expecting to get in and my husband was extremely jealous!”
A Survivor superfan, Hannah loves a very good blindside however can also be terrified about it occurring to her so she’s hoping her social recreation shall be robust enough to supply robust alliances and that her bodily recreation may even surprise individuals.
LAURA, 31: DIGITAL MARKETING MANAGER
Small in stature however not in character, Laura might only be four’9” but she gained’t go unnoticed. Describing herself as “a Chihuahua that thinks she’s a Rottweiler,” Laura has been underestimated rather a lot in her life and needs to go on Survivor to show she’s obtained what it takes.
“I like to prove individuals flawed and there’s a couple of who assume I’ll crack underneath strain and the onslaught of bugs!”
She hates creepy crawlies, bugs and the darkish however isn’t going to let those fears get one of the best of her. Laura has been in coaching for Survivor, buying flint and coconut husks from Bunnings to follow for all that the island may throw at her.
Her boyfriend is over 6-foot-tall however Laura owns her measurement, even once having the licence plate ‘Midget.’ She says; “My measurement means I can be underestimated and I can use that to my advantage at first. I’m analytical and strategic so I need to pull off strikes to get me to the top.
“Given my peak, I’m all the time underestimated but I do love being the underdog. It makes victory that much sweeter!”
SAM, 30: VIP GAMING MANAGER
A former flight attendant on personal jets and now a VIP Gaming Supervisor for the country’s largest casinos, Sam is answerable for the most important players and ensuring they are taken care of. So if there’s anything Sam is aware of, it’s tips on how to socialise and win individuals over.
“I’m mentally very resilient but I principally know methods to get what I want from individuals, learn how to make individuals really feel snug and I have an enormous social power.”
Sam’s no stranger to TV after coming second on The Superb Race Australia however Survivor has been on her bucket record for a long time saying; “Survivor has been an itch I’ve wanted to scratch. The last word Survival recreation. It’s the subsequent neatest thing to my favorite trilogy, The Starvation Video games.”
Hoping to comply with within the footsteps of two of her favorite gamers, Sarah from Season 2 and Shonee from last yr’s Champions V Contenders, Sam hopes different players will underestimate her giving her a stronger probability of creating the ultimate two.
She believes her fellow gamers gained’t see her coming and hopes that if she trusts her gut, she’ll make all of it the best way.
DAISY, 24: TRAVEL AGENT
Daisy is a basic Aussie country lady. Raised in outback Western Queensland on her mother and father’ cattle station in a town of just 500 individuals, she was despatched to boarding faculty as a toddler.
Shifting away from her family and right into a world of latest individuals and studying to adapt is one purpose Daisy thinks she’s acquired what it takes to win Survivor. “Boarding faculty massively shaped who I am as an individual and gave me resilience at a very younger age. Leaving your Mum if you’re so young and having to make a brand new household of buddies is tough however it teaches you numerous about your self.
“I attempt actually arduous to win, I all the time give my greatest and I’m a number of fun so I feel I’ll do okay figuring out I’m all the time doing my hardest. I’m not one to fly beneath the radar as I’m very loud and I’ve by no means been shy, so I do get myself into hassle for placing my foot in my mouth however I’m good in group conditions.”
Daisy loves rugby, having a beer with mates and is at present working as a journey agent in Brisbane. She moved to Canada on her personal and believes she’s a Contender via and through. She says; “I feel individuals who have confronted adversity are typically extra resilient and sure, that’s me as a battler and I feel the Contenders will all be like that.”
HARRY, 30: ICE CREAM MAKER
Cheeky and enjoyable, Harry is a dietician who goals of owning his personal ice cream truck and beginning his personal enterprise. With a Publish Graduate Diploma in Dietetics, Harry works as a dietician and a prepare dinner at a café. However Harry’s real ardour is making ice cream and he loves creating new flavours each month.
Rising up, Harry and the youngsters on his road would make up their very own versions of exhibits like Survivor and participate in their very own challenges, operating races which impressed him to apply.
“I’ve all the time beloved the show since I used to be a child but extra lately I’ve simply had the realisation that I don’t have to think about issues as just a dream. It’s why I turned an ice cream maker and why I applied for Survivor. Now I see the issues I would like and just go for it.”
Planning to actively undermine his opponents and play a loveable villain, Harry’s Survivor favourites are naturally Luke and Jericho saying; “I’m an enormous fan of theirs, I just liked all their mischievous moments like sneaking around with the cookie jar. I’m hoping I can emulate them.”
Hoping to be underestimated, Harry additionally has expertise with wrestling and says; “I feel I have fairly an inexpensive stability of psychological and bodily power that’s required. But more importantly the camouflage of a dopey, cheeky ice cream man to keep me off many people’s radars.”
JOHN, 28: GOLD MINER
Wanting like he’s recent off the set of a VB business, John is the last word Aussie larrakin. A gold miner from Western Australia, John is tough and decided however can also be a bloke who simply needs to have a great time. Hoping these characteristics will help him within the recreation, John just isn’t a superfan of the show however thinks he’s still obtained what it takes.
Raised by a single mum and his grandmother in Footscray, Victoria and moved to Kalgoorlie to generate income within the mining business. John’s distinctive mullet now has a permanent curl to it after he dressed as Cher for an area charity night time and received a perm that hasn’t grown out.
“I just need to be a likeable bloke,” he says. “I can make buddies simply and am capable of spot a snake within the grass so I hope I can do this on the island.
“I’ll give it my all however I don’t need to be too massive of a menace too early on. I often wish to make robust selections after sleeping on it however I won’t have that luxurious on Survivor. I feel my largest drawback is usually I’m overly acquainted with individuals and that may be a weak spot.”
MATT, 29: HIGH SCHOOL TEACHER/PRO WRESTLER
With two very robust sides to his character, Matt is a humble History instructor by day and by night time, a tough speaking, boastful, pro wrestler underneath the alias of Matty Wahlberg.
Strategic, cocky and a self-professed, “21st Century Success Story,” Matt has utilized for Survivor earlier than but now has his second taking over the Champions saying; “I’m an uncrowned Champion able to prove myself.”
Whereas he may play exhausting on his pro wrestling persona, there’s a definite gentle aspect to Matt who knows the right way to take care of individuals and make them really feel snug because of his educating history. He’s additionally previously been a lifeguard at Disneyworld and a camp counsellor.
Matt needs to attempt enjoying the game with integrity and not lying level blank to individuals’s faces but in addition is aware of you need to play onerous to win huge saying; “Individuals respond to someone who performed the game properly and made moves, even if they have been voted off. It’s how to make sure you play with a great strategy to get votes at the end.
“I do know I can win this. And I need to be at that ultimate Tribal Council with someone who I can beat simply, which I’ll have already completed by beating all worthy rivals.”
SARAH, 45: CLEANER
Ready to do it for all of the mums on the market, Sarah is a cleaner from South Australia and a real-life Survivor. In 2004, Sarah survived the Boxing Day tsunami while in Sri Lanka. Not figuring out what was occurring till it was too late, she jumped off a balcony and was dragged 800 metres away making an attempt to carry on to something she might. She ultimately was grabbed and pulled onto a roof.
“Surviving the tsunami in Sri Lanka and turning out comparatively regular afterwards has in all probability been the toughest factor I’ve ever had to overcome. The nightmares have been terrible and having to face my obligations at the time whilst appearing confident and competent have been a few of the toughest moments of my life.”
Mum of two and married for over 10 years, Sarah has taken the exhausting occasions and turned them round hoping to inspire individuals to stay their lives to the complete saying; “By doing Survivor, I need to prove to myself, my youngsters and household and anyone over 40 that something is feasible in case you consider in your self and love yourself.
“I hopefully will show individuals the joy and wonders of life that may be gained if we take dangers once we get off our bums and out of the consolation zone.”
SHAUN, 31: RETIRED AFL PLAYER
A former AFL participant who played 98 video games over a 12-year profession with Carlton and Richmond Football Golf equipment, Shaun doesn’t feel like he ever actually made it together with his AFL profession as a consequence of accidents that pressured him into an early retirement.
Two games in need of 100, Shaun was devastated to observe from the sideline as his staff took out the 2017 premiership. However all his coaching and career objectives have instilled in him the drive to take on Survivor, which has been a dream of his since he was 12.
“In addition to the fact that I really didn’t obtain anything nice in soccer, I’ve a whole lot of willpower and drive to still depart a mark. I really like this present and this is my probability. I’ve liked it from once I first saw the primary season. It’s the right mixture of bodily, mental and strategic/social parts.”
Now a dad of two and the owner of a Melbourne café, Shaun needs to use his sportsmanship and love of teamwork to play with integrity but as a fan of the present, additionally is aware of what it takes to win.
Shaun says; “In real life, my relationships and my word are incredibly necessary to me however this can be a recreation of deception. In case you aren’t prepared to be lied to or lie you shouldn’t be here.”
Australian Survivor season four premieres this Wednesday on Network Ten.