Kelly Goldsmith - Survivor: Africa
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Seasons: 1 | Days: 24 | Wins: 0 | Jury: 1

Survivor: Africa (2001) - 9th place, 8th out - 1st juror.

  • Voted out in Episode 8, "Smoking Out the Snake" (Day 24).

Kelly Goldsmith - Career statistics
Challenge stats Tribal council stats Jury stats
Season ChW ChA ChW% VFB VAP TCA TC% wTCR JVF TotJ JV% SurvSc SurvAv
S3: Africa 0.87 4.79 0.18 4 5 5 0.78 2.49 - - - 0.96 3.36
Career 0.87 4.79 0.18 4 5 5 0.78 2.49 - - - 0.96 3.36
Kelly Goldsmith - Challenge record
  • S3 logo Africa challenges
    Trail Blazer - Ep1 RC/IC
    Safari Supper - Ep2 IC

    Tribal/team challenge record (5-for-11; 1 sit-out):

    • Africa Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Trail Blazer" - Helps push the Boran cart. After Diane's late-stage collapse, Boran loses.
    • Africa Ep. 2 RC: "Stairway to the Stars" - Helps carry poles, but this time Kim J falls; Boran loses again.
    • Africa Ep. 2 IC: "Safari Supper" - Drinks her first-round shot, but loses to Linda in the tie-breaker. Boran loses.
    • Africa Ep. 3 RC: "Rock 'n Roll" - Gets rolled over by a giant boulder, but Boran wins!
    • Africa Ep. 3 IC: "Distress Signal" - Boran wisely uses an open area for their SOS, and Boran wins!
    • Africa Ep. 4 RC: "Caught in the Web" - Matched up against Teresa, and thanks to Kim J, Boran loses.
    • Africa Ep. 4 IC: "Movin' on Up" - With Kim J acts as a non-carrying "architect"; Boran wins!
    • Africa Ep. 5 RC: "Get Your Goat" - Now with New Samburu, which loses, 20-18.
    • Africa Ep. 5 IC: "Puzzle of Shields" - New Samburu "wins" as Kim & Ethan throw the IC to boot Silas.
    • Africa Ep. 6 RC: "Africa 102" - New Samburu wins again, this time unintentionally.
    • Africa Ep. 6 IC: "Spear-It Hunt" - Sits out, Samburu loses.


    When It Rains, It Pours - Ep7 IC
    Box Your Mind - Ep8 IC

    Individual challenge record (0-for-3): (Mean % finish: 24%)

    • Africa Ep. 7 IC: "When It Rains, It Pours" - First person out, just 14 minutes in (10th/10).
    • Africa Ep. 8 RC: "Stomp-ede" - Unable to make her plank catapult more than 1 item, dead last again (9th/9).
    • Africa Ep. 8 IC: "Box Your Mind" - With Teresa, eliminated on the second item (tie-5th/9).


    Redemption/Exile Island duel record (0-for-0):

    • None.
Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 5
    Played: 11
    Win%: 0.45
    Sat out: 1
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 0
    Played: 3
    Win%: 0.00
    Mean% Finish: 24%
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Kelly Goldsmith - Tribal Council record
  • S3 logo Africa Tribal
    Ep1 Tribal Council
    Ep8 Tribal Council

    Idols held/played: (0/0)

    • Africa: None.


    VFB - Votes for the person booted (4/5):


    VAP - Votes against (5):

    • Africa, Ep. 8: Five votes, from Ethan, Kim J, Lex, Big Tom, and Brandon (voted out, 5-4).


    Jury votes made (1/1):

    • Africa, Ep. 13: Voted for Ethan Zohn, who won, 5-2.
Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: --
  • Voting record
    VFB: 4
    Tribals: 5
    VAP: 5
  • Jury votes
    Made: 1
    For winners: 1
    Received: --
Kelly Goldsmith - Pictures
  • S3 logo Africa image gallery
Kelly Goldsmith - Interviews
Kelly Goldsmith - Bio
  • S3 logo Africa bio

    From her official CBS Survivor: Africa cast bio page:


    "Born in San Diego, California, Kelly Goldsmith attended high school at La Jolla Country Day School in California. During those four years, Goldsmith served as class vice president, class president and student body vice president. She was also a varsity cheerleader, class homecoming queen and a National Merit Finalist (having scored 1520 on her SAT).


    Graduating in 1997, Goldsmith then attended Duke University, where she became a proud member of Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, serving as social chair and rush chair while working towards her degree in Sociology.


    Graduating from Duke in 2001, Goldsmith recently started a new job as a behavioral research analyst while she decides where to apply to graduate school. She has previously worked as a research intern for a cosmetic company and a chief researcher for a website company. Her hobbies include lifting weights and crocheting. She also enjoys singing and performing, having won the role of Abigail Williams in the 2000 Duke Drama Play The Crucible. An avid traveler, she has visited over thirty-five countries.


    Kelly Goldsmith has one brother, Bryan. Her parents, Lyda and Marshall, have two dogs, Mandy and Beau. Her birth date is April 27."