Will Sims - Survivor: Worlds Apart
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Seasons: 1 | Days: 39 | Wins: 0 | Final Three: 1

Survivor: Worlds Apart (2015) - Tied for 2nd place, 1 jury vote received (lost, 6-1-1).

  • Received one jury vote in Episode 14, "It's A Fickle, Fickle Game" (Day 39).
Will Sims - Career statistics
Challenge stats Tribal council stats Jury stats
Season ChW ChA ChW% VFB VAP TCA TC% wTCR JVF TotJ JV% SurvSc SurvAv
S30: Worlds Apart 1.58 13.80 0.11 6 4 12 0.50 1.75 1 8 0.13 0.74 4.08
Career 1.58 13.80 0.11 6 4 12 0.50 1.75 1 8 0.13 0.74 4.08
Will Sims - Challenge record
Survivor: Worlds Apart - Click links to watch the challenges on YouTube
O-Black Water - Ep9 RC
Barrel Bridge - Ep11 RC

Tribal/team challenge record (7-for-13):

  • Worlds Apart Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Ladder Daze" - Performs no solo tasks, but Nagarote wins, easily (1st/3).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 2 RC/IC: "Basket Case" - Second-to-last swimmer; struggles on second obstacle. Nagarote loses (3rd/3).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 3 RC/IC: "Dear Liza" - Plugs some holes, but not enough, and Nagarote loses again (3rd/3).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 4 RC: "Collar Blind" - Raises the platform, and Nagarote wins (1st/3).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 4 IC: "Houses of the Holey" - does the obstacle part, but doesn't attempt to place a ball, Nagarote wins again (1st/3).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 5 RC: "Beach Balls" - Now with New Nagarote, scores one of their only points as they lose (5-2).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 5 IC: "Swing Break" - Does not pull the sled; Nagarote loses big again.
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 6 RC: "Air Raid" - Hits one target, and Nagarote wins (6-5), goes turtle-watching.
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 6 IC: "Shut Your Trap" - Loses his match vs. Joe, but Nagarote wins.
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 9 RC: "O-Black Water"- Part of the losing team, with Joe, Jenn, Carolyn, and Rodney.
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 11 RC: "Barrel Bridge" - Part of the winning team, with Tyler, Carolyn, and Dan..
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 12 RC: "Dulcimer Stomp" - Not picked to participate, can't win (or lose) reward.
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 13 RC: "For-Word Progress" - Part of the winning team, with Carolyn and Mike.

*Note: Second-place finishes in the 3-tribe phase of Worlds Apart count as half a win.


Water Weight - Ep11 IC
Puppet Master - Ep13 IC

Individual challenge record (0-for-11): (Mean % finish: 34%)

  • Worlds Apart, Ep.7 IC: "Get A Grip" - Second to drop out, almost immediately (11th/12).
  • Worlds Apart Ep.8 RC: "Anchorman" - Only collected two bags, does not win (tie-5th/11).
  • Worlds Apart Ep.8 IC: "Hip to be Square" - Eighth to reach the final puzzle, does not win (8th/11).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 9 IC: "Keep on your Toes" - Out quickly, second to drop out (9th/10).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 10 IC: "Soul to Squeeze" - Places one out of six balls (tie-6th/9).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 11 IC: "Water Weight" - Outlasts Tyler, but second man to drop out (4th/5).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 12 IC: "Back Splash" - First person to drop out (7th/7).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 13 IC: "Puppet Master" - Fourth person to reach the maze, but Mike wins (tie-3rd/6).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 14 RC: "The Home Stretch" - As his wife watches, still moving tiles when Mike wins (tie-3rd/5).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 14 F5 IC: "Going Blind" - Collects one necklace (tie-4th/5).
  • Worlds Apart Ep. 14 F4 IC: "Final Four-Titude" - last to the puzzle, but places one piece (3rd/4).


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

  • None.


Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 7
    Played: 13
    Win%: 0.54
    Sat out: 0
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 0
    Played: 11
    Win%: 0.00
    Mean% Finish: 34%
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Will Sims - Tribal Council record
Survivor: Worlds Apart
Ep3 Tribal Council
F4 Tribal Council

Idols held/played: (0/0)

  • None.


VFB - Votes for the person booted (6/12):


VAP - Votes against (4):

  • Worlds Apart, Ep. 3: Two votes, from Hali and Nina.
  • Worlds Apart, Ep. 5: Two votes, from Max and Shirin.


Jury votes received (1/8):

  • Worlds Apart, Ep. 14: Received one vote, from Rodney Lavoie (but tied for second, 6-1-1).


Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: --
  • Voting record
    VFB: 6
    Tribals: 12
    VAP: 4
  • Jury votes
    Made: 0
    Received: 1
    Total jurors: 8
Will Sims - Pictures
Survivor: Worlds Apart image gallery
Will Sims - Interviews
Survivor: Worlds Apart

Pre-game interviews

  • Gordon Holmes at XfinityTV - "Will - 'I'm Not Going to Compromise Who I Am'"


Post-game interviews

  • Gordon Holmes at XfinityTV.com: "Survivor Finalists Carolyn and Will on Dan's Edit, Mike's Choice and Shirin"
  • Rob Cesternino at RHAP: "Worlds Apart Winner and Final Five Exit Interviews"
  • Dalton Ross at EW.com: "Will from Survivor on the situation with Shirin: 'I'm done with it'"
  • Steve Helling at People.com: "The Survivor: Worlds Apart Runners-Up Tell All: 'We Were So Close!'"
  • Daniel Fienberg at HitFix.com: "Will Sims II Talks Survivor: Worlds Apart"


Will Sims - Bios
Survivor: Worlds Apart

From his official CBS Survivor: Worlds Apart cast bio page:


"Personal Claim to Fame: Being a husband and father.
Inspiration in Life: God - for being the head of my life, my wife and daughter - for always believing and trusting in me and my parents for being great role models.
Hobbies: Basketball, karaoke and traveling.
What is your favorite sport? Basketball
Pet Peeves: People who can’t admit when they are wrong and people who don't tip.
3 Words to Describe You:  Funny, loyal and caring.
If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What Would They Be and Why? 1. Phone: So I could communicate with my family 2. Lotion: To keep my skin moisturized so I won’t be ashy on TV 3. Toilet paper: I think that’s obvious
Survivor Contestant You Are Most Like: Earl
Reason for Being on SurvivorMoney! Money!
Why You’ll “Survive” Survivor:  I have great people skills and I am a team player.
Why Will You Be the Sole Survivor: Because no one will be able to outplay my social game!"