Lindsey Richter - Survivor: Africa
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Seasons: 1 | Days: 18 | Wins: 0 | Jury: 0

Survivor: Africa (2001) - 11th place, 6th out.

  • Voted out in Episode 6, "I'd Never Do It To You" (Day 18).

Lindsey Richter - 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 0.90 1.77 0.51 2 7 3 0.56 1.70 - - - 1.07 2.60
Career 0.90 1.77 0.51 2 7 3 0.56 1.70 - - - 1.07 2.60
Lindsey Richter - Challenge record
  • S3 logo Africa challenges
    Stairway to the Stars - Ep2 RC
    Caught in the Web - Ep4 RC

    Tribal/team challenge record (6-for-11):

    • Africa Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Trail Blazer" - Helps push the cart, as does the rest of Samburu. With a surge at the end, Samburu wins.
    • Africa Ep. 2 RC: "Stairway to the Stars" - Carries the poles as Samburu wins again.
    • Africa Ep. 2 IC: "Safari Supper" - Drinks her first-round shot at the Damu Bar, then Linda wins the tie-breaker. Samburu wins!
    • Africa Ep. 3 RC: "Rock 'n Roll" - Helps roll the boulder, but Samburu rolls off course repeatedly, loses.
    • Africa Ep. 3 IC: "Distress Signal" - Drives herself to the brink of dehrydration, Samburu loses.
    • Africa Ep. 4 RC: "Caught in the Web" - Matched up against Lex and KimJ, laps Kim, and Samburu wins.
    • Africa Ep. 4 IC: "Movin' on Up" - House carrier for Samburu, which, thanks to its less-hefty workers, loses.
    • Africa Ep. 5 RC: "Get Your Goat" - Now with New Samburu, which loses.
    • Africa Ep. 5 IC: "Puzzle of Shields" - New Samburu "wins" as Ethan & Mama Kim throw the IC to boot Silas.
    • Africa Ep. 6 RC: "Africa 102" - Samburu wins a feast!
    • Africa Ep. 6 IC: "Spear-It Hunt" - Samburu loses at flaming arrows.


    Individual challenge record (0-for-0):

    • Africa: None.


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

    • None.
Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 6
    Played: 11
    Win%: 0.55
    Sat out: 0
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Lindsey Richter - Tribal Council record
  • S3 logo Africa Tribal
    Ep3 Tribal Council
    Ep4 Tribal Council

    Idols held/played: (0/0)

    • Africa: None.


    VFB - Votes for the person booted (2/3):


    VAP - Votes against (7):

    • Africa, Ep. 3: Four votes, from Teresa, Frank, Linda, and Carl.
    • Africa, Ep. 6: Three votes, from Lex, Tom, and Kelly (voted out 3-3; out due to prior votes).


    Jury votes made (0/0):

    • Africa: None.
Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: --
  • Voting record
    VFB: 2
    Tribals: 3
    VAP: 7
  • Jury votes
    Made: 0
    For winners: --
    Received: --
Lindsey Richter - Pictures
  • S3 logo Africa image gallery
Lindsey Richter - Interviews
  • S3 logo Africa interviews

    Pre-game interviews

    • None?


    Post-game interviews

    • (11/16/01): "Lindsey's Luck Runs Out"
    • Jessica Shaw at (11/22/01): "Lindsey tells about becoming a psycho"
    • SurvivorOz podcast interview (4/10/12): "Lindsey Voreis interview"
Lindsey Richter - Bio
  • S3 logo Africa bio

    From her official CBS Survivor: Africa cast bio page:


    "Lindsey Richter was born and raised in Portland, Oregon and graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism. While attending U of A she wrote for their student newspaper, The Arizona Daily Wildcat, and the Tombstone Epitaph, a paper based out of Tombstone, Arizona. During her senior year at college, she spent a semester studying abroad in Queensland, Australia, where she attended Bond University, a private school located near Surfer's Paradise on Australia's Gold Coast.


    Prior to her departure for Africa, Richter worked as an account executive with an advertising firm in Portland. Before that, she spent a year in Australia working for the Gold Coast Cougars, an Australian professional baseball team. Richter's duties were wide-ranging and included everything from advertising, promotions, sales and public relations to game day activities.


    Lindsey Richter enjoys spending her free time riding horses, boxing and snowboarding, and is an avid mountain biker who regularly competes on the racing circuit. She describes herself as competitive, spirited and compassionate. Her birth date is August 31."