|Pre-game||Ep1: "Young at Heart"||Ep2: "Fatigue Makes Cowards of Us All"|
( June 13)
Pre-game press interviews?
| Day 1
Ep.1 RC: Medallion of Power
The contestants must find and retrieve the Medallion of Power for their tribe. Brenda finds it, then discovers the tribes at arrival are not accurate, and are in fact divided by age: 40-and-over (Espada) versus 30-and-under (La Flor). La Flor chooses to give the MoP to Espada in exchange for flint and a box of fishing gear.
| Day 2
| Day 3
Ep.1 IC: Getting Tanked
Espada elects not to play the Medallion of Power. One contestant (NaOnka, Holly) must pour water through a series of gutters held by contestants (all the guys) to fill a bucket. Once full, it releases a bag of puzzle pieces, which the remaining contestants must solve. La Flor wins.
TC1 - Wendy Jo voted out (9-1), 19 left.
| Day 4
| Day 5
| Day 6
Ep.2 RC/IC: Hay-Mate
NaOnka sits out. Espada plays the Medallion of Power, getting a one-ball advantage, and allowing Dan to sit out. Contestants (Brenda, KellyB, PKelly, Alina; JimmyJ, Jane, Holly) must cross a mud pit, retrieve a ball from a pile of hay. Once all four balls are retrieved, tribes must pass them from person to person (Chase-Sash-Fabio-Benry, Jill-Marty-JimmyT-Tyrone), catching and flinging with shields, into a barrel. Shannon & Yve retrieve dropped balls. Espada wins, chooses fishing gear for reward.
TC2 - Shannon voted out (7-3), 18 left.
|Ep3: "Glitter in Their Eyes"||Ep4: "Pulling the Trigger"||Ep5: "Turf Wars"|
| Day 7
| Day 8
Ep.3 RC/IC: Getting Barreled
Getting Barreled. La Flor chooses to not to use the Medallion of Power. Contestants must retrieve ten barrels and place them on stands. Then one or two people per tribe (Tyrone, JimmyT; Chase, Benry) toss sandbags until one has landed on each barrel. La Flor wins, despite eschewing the two-barrel advantage the MoP would have offered. La Flor gets immunity plus a vegetable/spice garden, including a hidden idol clue, which Kelly B and NaOnka fight over.
TC3 - Jimmy J. voted out (8-1), 17 left.
Using the clue NaOnka mugged Kelly B to obtain, Brenda deciphers the exact location of the La Flor hidden immunity idol. NaOnka walks over to the spot, turns over a rock, picks up the idol, and keeps it. Thanks, Brenda! (She doesn't actually say thanks, that would be silly.)
| Day 10
| Day 11
Ep.4 RC/IC: Sears and Doers
Kelly B, Purple Kelly and Dan sit out of a massive product placement for Sears. One contestant per tribe (Brenda, Tyrone) is the caller, directing pairs of blindfolded tribemates to collect 10 Sears outdoor items from an obstacle-strewn field, and return them to the tribe mat. Once all 10 are retrieved, they must get a key, unlock a chest, and bring the chest to the mat. La Flor uses the Medallion of Power, starting off with 2 items already on their mat. La Flor wins, gets immunity, and chooses fishing gear, a tarp, and kitchen utensils for reward.
TC4 - Jimmy T. voted out (5-3), 16 left.
Tribal Switch: Contestants must draw rocks from a bag (one bag per tribe). The person from each tribe that drew a colored rock (Brenda, Holly) is the leader, and gets to choose who switches. Brenda makes a list of three people from Espada to switch (Jane, Jill, Marty); Holly chooses four people from La Flor (Alina, NaOnka, Chase, Benry).
Ep.5 RC: Don't Let Your Balls Drop
Throwers: La Flor (Purple Kelly & Brenda, Jane & KellyB), Espada (Dan & Holly; Yve & NaOnka). Catchers: La Flor (Sash & Marty; Fabio & Jill), Espada (Benry & Chase; Tyrone & Alina). Pairs of catchers must stop balls (thrown by the other tribe) falling to the ground after bouncing through a Plinko course. Espada wins two chickens.
| Day 13
|Ep5: "Turf Wars"||Ep6: "Worst Case Scenario"||Ep7: "What Goes Around, Comes Around"||Ep8: "Company Will be Arriving Soon"|
| Day 14
Ep.5 IC: Spit It Out
Three contestants from each tribe (Brenda, Purple Kelly, Kelly B for La Flor; Yve, Alina, Holly for Espada) are strapped to a wheel, where they are turned, going underwater, taking in water that they then spit out into a tube. Jill, Marty, Sash turn the wheel for La Flor, NaOnka, Dan, Chase for Espada. After the tube is full, it tips over, releasing a ball. The remaining two people (Tyrone & Benry, Jane & Fabio) then smash five tiles. La Flor wins, 5 tiles to 4.
TC5 - Tyrone voted out (6-2), 15 left.
Ep.6 RC: Kitty Litter
One individual immunity per tribe, with each winner competing for reward at the end. Contestants must dig up three rings with paddles, flip them into a basket behind them, then place them on a post. For Espada, Holly wins. Jill wins for La Flor. Holly and Jill must then toss three rings onto hooks for reward. Jill wins a feast at tribal council for La Flor, and the chance to observe Espada's Tribal.
TC6 - Kelly B voted out (3-3-2 [5-1]), 14 left.
TC7 - Yve voted out (6-1), 13 left.
| Day 16
Ep.7 RC: Jump Shot
Jane sits out. Fabio and Chase defend as opposing tribe members jump from a platform and throw a ball into a goal, over a pool. Final score: Espada 5 (NaOnka-2, Benry-2, Holly-0, Dan-0, Alina-1), La Flor 3 (Jill-2, Marty-0, Purple Kelly-1, Sash-0, Brenda-0). Espada wins a horseback ride to a local farm for breakfast the next day.
Espada rides horseback to a local farm, then milk cows, and are served a farm breakfast. Purple Kelly doesn't get to milk her own milk, but Dan does.
Ep.7 IC: Cannon Ski-Ball
Sash sits out. Alina & Benry roll for Espada, Brenda & PK for La Flor, everyone else pulls ropes to aim the tracks. Rollers release cannon balls of various sizes, which roll down the track, hopefully breaking one of five surfboard-shaped tiles. Espada wins: Espada 5 (Benry 3, Alina 2), La Flor 2 (PK 2, Brenda 0).
TC8 - Jill voted out (4-3-1), 12 left.
| Day 19
Tribes merge; Libertad formed.
| Day 20
|Ep8: "Company ..."||Ep9: "Running The Camp"||Ep10: "Stuck in the Middle"|
| Day 21
Ep.8 IC: Push Me, Pull You
Contestants must hold a steel rod up by pulling on two handles, to prevent it from falling and breaking a tile. Separate individual immunities for the longest-lasting man and woman. Purple Kelly and Dan fail within the first 3 seconds. Then Alina, Brenda, Benry, Sash, NaOnka, Holly. (Jane wins for women, but stays in.) Then Marty, then Chase. Fabio and Jane win.
TC9 - Alina voted out (10-2); 11 left.
| Day 22
Ep.9 RC: Three Little Pigs O-Course
Through random draw, teams end up as men vs women. Chase is not picked, chooses women: if they win, he gets reward as well. Contestants must run through hay, collect a key, mud crawl, sticks, collect a key, net crawl, collect a key, bricks, unlock three locks to raise a flag. Even with Dan, the men win a zipline trip and barbecue. Purple Kelly cries.
Ep.9 IC: Flashback
Probst displays a series of cards, which the contestants must recall by showing him each image, in order, using puzzle cubes. First round (6 images): Jane & NaOnka out on 3rd image; Dan on 4th; Purple Kelly, Holly, Sash on the 5th. Second round (7 items): Fabio out on 2nd image; Chase on 3rd; Benry on 4th; Marty on 6th. Brenda wins.
TC10 - Marty voted out (7-4), 10 left.
Ep.10 RC: Barrel Bridge
Teams of five must use barrels, planks, and rope to cross the beach without touching the ground. The blue team (Chase, Fabio, Jane, Purple Kelly, NaOnka) easily wins, gets a helicopter ride, volcano sledding, and a picnic. Meanwhile, the Libertad camp burns.
Libertad camp burns.
| Day 26
| Day 27
Ep.10 IC: Splash Back
Contestants must hold onto a rope while leaning back over a pool, for as long as possible. First out Sash, Purple Kelly, then Holly, Brenda, Dan, Fabio, NaOnka. After lowering one knot further, Benry is out, then Chase. Jane wins.
TC11 - Brenda voted out (8-1-1); 9 left.
|Ep11: "You Started, You're Finishing"||Ep12: "Not Sure Where I Stand"||Ep13: "This Is Going to Hurt"|
Ep11 RC: "Gulliver's Travels" - Benry, Holly, Chase, NaOnka win movie nite.
TC12 - NaOnka quits, Purple Kelly quits; 7 left.
Ep12 RC: "Second Chance" - Chase wins, takes Holly and Jane on overnight resort trip.
Ep12 IC: "Money Box" - Sash wins.
TC14 - Benry voted out (4-2-1); 6 left.
Ep13 RC: "Poolin' Around" - Chase wins, takes Sash, Holly and their loved ones on boat feast.
|Ep13: "This Is Going to Hurt"||Ep14: "What About Me?"||Game over||Game over|
Ep13 IC: "Coat of Arms" - Fabio wins.
TC15 - Jane voted out (5-); 5 left.
Final 5 IC: Donkey Dig
Contestants must run out, answer a two-choice Nicaraguan history/geography question, pick a puzzle bag next to the right answer, and run back (three bags total). Upon getting all three correct bags, complete an S21 logo puzzle. Fabio narrowly beats Sash, despite answering a question wrong the first time.
TC16 - Dan voted out (4-1); 4 left.
Final 4 IC: Balancing Point
Contestants must balance an increasing stack of oddly shaped coins on the pommel of a cutlass. Holly drops her stack first, then Chase, then Sash. Fabio wins.
TC17 - Holly voted out (3-1); 3 left.
Final tribal council and jury votes on Final 3.
Fabio wins, 5-4-0.
| (July 23)
Departure. Contestants fly back to the U.S. SEG continues preparing for S22.
Contestants arrive back home; inevitable facebook activity resumes.