Kelly Wiglesworth - Survivor: Borneo, Survivor: Cambodia-Second Chance
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Seasons: 2 | Days: 63 | Wins: 0 | Final two: 1 | Jury: 1

Survivor: Borneo (2000) - 2nd place, three jury votes.

  • Received three jury votes to finish 2nd (4-3) in Episode 13, "The Final Four" (Day 39).

Survivor: Cambodia - Second Chance (2015) - 11th place, 10th out - 3rd juror.

  • Voted out in Episode 9, "Witches Coven" (Day 24).

Kelly Wiglesworth - Career statistics

Challenge stats Tribal council stats Jury stats Overall scores
Season ChW ChA ChW% VFB VAP TCA TC% wTCR JVF TotJ JV% SurvSc SurvAv
S1: Borneo 5.87 16.10 0.36 6 0 11 0.55 3.82 3 7 0.43 1.34 12.26
S31: Cambodia 0.72 4.73 0.15 1 8 7 0.13 0.33 - - - 0.28 1.05
Career 6.59 20.83 0.32 7 8 18 0.39 2.46 3 7 0.43 0.92 7.04
Kelly Wiglesworth - Challenge record
  • S1 logo Borneo challenges (click to expand/collapse)
    Buried Treasure - Ep4 IC
    Shipwrecked - Ep5 IC

    Tribal/team challenge record (5-for-11; 2 sit-outs):

    • Borneo Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Quest for Fire" - Close race, but Tagi loses.
    • Borneo Ep. 2 RC: (Unaired, unnamed, but similar to "Shoulder the Load") - Tagi loses again, apparently.
    • Borneo Ep. 2 IC: "Buggin' Out" - Stacey wins the tie-breaker against Gervase, and Tagi wins.
    • Borneo Ep. 3 RC: "In From the Deep" - Tagi wins fishing gear.
    • Borneo Ep. 3 IC: "Rescue Mission" - Tagi's stretcher-bound rescuee, but Tagi loses.
    • Borneo Ep. 4 RC: "SOS Signal" - Wears a rain jacket, Tagi wins.
    • Borneo Ep. 4 IC: "Buried Treasure" - With Sue, does the boating leg, and Tagi wins again.
    • Borneo Ep. 5 RC: "Choose Your Weapon" - Sits out; Tagi loses.
    • Borneo Ep. 5 IC: "Shipwrecked" - Thanks to Kelly's slow paddling, Tagi loses again.
    • Borneo Ep. 6 RC: "Abandoned Barracks" - Sits out, and thanks to Hatch, Tagi loses again.
    • Borneo Ep. 6 IC: "Obstacle Course" - Runs the entire course, and Tagi wins.


    Out on a Limb - Ep9 RC
    Witch Hunt - Ep12 IC

    Individual challenge record (5-for-14): (Mean % finish: 68.0%)

    • Borneo Ep. 7 IC: "Snake Island Relay" - First out in first round, at just 30 seconds (10th/10).
    • Borneo Ep. 8 RC: "Survivor Archery" - Close, but just short of Greg's mark (2nd/9).
    • Borneo Ep. 8 IC: "End of the Line" - Not among the leaders (bottom 5/9).
    • Borneo Ep. 9 RC: "Out on a Limb" - Barely loses to Colleen (2nd/8).
    • Borneo Ep. 9 IC: "Squared Off" - Second person eliminated (7th/8).
    • Borneo Ep. 10 RC: "Bamboozled" - With Rudy & Colleen, eliminated in the first round (tie-5th/7).
    • Borneo Ep. 10 IC: "Fast Fire" - Better than Gervase, but not the winner (bottom 6/7).
    • Borneo Ep. 11 RC1: "Survivor Quiz" - First person eliminated (6th/6).
    • Borneo Ep. 11 RC2: (weight loss guessing; unaired) - Kelly is close, her guess is off by just 2 lbs (2nd/6).
    • Borneo Ep. 11 IC: "Walk the Plank" - Outlasts Colleen past 2 hrs, 54 min, and Kelly wins (1st/6).
    • Borneo Ep. 12 RC: "Mud Pack" - Kelly wins again, 0.5 lbs ahead of Sean (1st/5).
    • Borneo Ep. 12 IC: "Witch Hunt" - Once again, Kelly wins, just ahead of Sean (1st/5).
    • Borneo Ep. 13 F4 IC: "Fallen Comrades" - Knows Sonja's last name, and Kelly wins fourth straight (1st/4).
    • Borneo Ep. 13 F3 IC: "Hands on a Hard Idol" - Kelly wins when Rudy absent-mindedly takes his hand off at 4 hrs, 11 minutes (1st/3).

    RECORD: Kelly's FIVE straight individual challenge wins ties Ozzy Lusth (Cook Islands) and Bob Crowley (Gabon) for longest win streak.


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

    • None.
  • S31 logo Cambodia challenges (click to expand/collapse)

    Quest for Fire - Ep1 IC

    Tribal/team challenge record (3.5*-for-10; 1 sit-out):

    • Cambodia Ep. 1 RC/IC: "Quest for Fire" - Carries the raft, ties sticks, but does not get the key; Ta Keo loses.
    • Cambodia Ep. 2 RC/IC: "Yank Yer Hank" - Crosses the barriers, watches the puzzle, but Ta Keo loses again.
    • Cambodia Ep. 3 RC/IC: "Draggin' the Dragon" - Now with New Bayon, which finishes second (2nd*/3).
    • Cambodia Ep. 4 IC: "Blind Leading the Blind" - Collects pieces, works the puzzle, and Bayon wins (1st/3).
    • Cambodia Ep. 5 RC: "In the Barrel" - Sits out, as Bayon loses (3rd/3).
    • Cambodia Ep. 5 IC: "Air Raid" - Hits one of Bayon's targets; but Bayon loses again (3rd/3).
    • Cambodia Ep. 6 RC: "Slip, Slide & Score" - Scores the final point vs. Kelley, and Ta Keo wins.
    • Cambodia Ep. 6 IC: "Cambodian Catering" - Wins vs. Joe at eating deep-fried frog, but thanks to Ciera and Kass, Ta Keo loses.
    • Cambodia Ep. 8 RC: "Boats, Brains & Brawn" - Part of the winning team, with Ciera, Joe, Kelley, Kimmi, and Keith.
    • Cambodia Ep. 9 RC: "Styx" - Part of the losing team, with Jeremy, Kelley, Kimmi, and Keith.

    *Note: Second-place finishes in the three-tribe phase of Second Chance count as half a win.


    Bermuda Triangles - Ep9 IC

    Individual challenge record (0-for-3): (Mean % finish: 54%)

    • Cambodia, Ep. 7 IC: "Hard to Handle" - Seventh to drop out, in the second round (7th/13).
    • Cambodia, Ep. 8 IC: "Take the Reins" - Third to drop out, early in the first round (10th/12).
    • Cambodia, Ep. 9 IC: "Bermuda Triangles" - Eliminated on the transition to the final stage (3rd/11).


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

    • None.
Career challenge totals
  • Team/tribal challenges
    Wins: 8.5
    Played: 21
    Win%: 0.40
    Sat out: 3
  • Individual challenges
    Wins: 5
    Played: 17
    Win%: 0.29
    Mean% Finish: 65.5%
  • Duels
    Wins: 0
    Played: 0
    Win%: --
    Mean% Finish: --
Kelly Wiglesworth - Tribal Council record
  • S1 logo Borneo Tribal (click to expand/collapse)
    Ep7 Tribal Council
    Final Tribal Council

    Idols held/played (0/0):

    • None.


    VFB - Votes for the person booted (6/11):


    VAP - Votes against (0):

    • Borneo: None.


    Jury votes received (3/7):

    • Borneo, Ep. 13: Finished second and received three votes to win, from Colleen Haskell, Gervase Peterson, and Jenna Lewis (but lost, 4-3).
  • S31 logo Cambodia-Second Chance Tribal (click to expand/collapse)

    Merge Tribal Council

    Idols held/played: (0/0)

    • None.


    VFB - Votes for the person booted (1/7):


    VAP - Votes against (8):

    • Cambodia, Ep. 5: Two votes, from Spencer and Monica.
    • Cambodia, Ep. 9: Six votes, from Abi-Maria, Ciera, Jeremy, Kelley, Spencer, and Stephen (voted out, 6-3-2).


    Jury votes made (1/1):

Career Tribal Council totals
  • Hidden idols
    Found: 0
    Played: 0
    Votes voided: -
  • Voting record
    VFB: 7
    Tribals: 18
    VAP: 8
  • Jury votes
    Made: 1
    For winners: 1
    Received: 3
    Total jurors: 7
Kelly Wiglesworth - Pictures
  • S1 logo Borneo image gallery (click to expand/collapse)
  • S31 logo Cambodia image gallery (click to expand/collapse)
Kelly Wiglesworth - Interviews
  • S1 logo Borneo interviews (click to expand/collapse)

    Pre-game interviews - Borneo

    • There probably were some at some time, now lost to the ages.


    Post-game interviews - Borneo

    • SurvivorOz podcast interview (3/20/12): "Kelly Wiglesworth Interview"
  • S31 logo Cambodia interviews (click to expand/collapse)

    Pre-game interviews - Cambodia-Second Chance

    • Rob Cesternino at RHAP (5/9/15): "Survivor: Second Chances | Kelly Wiglesworth Interview"
    • Purple Rock Podcast interview (5/13/15): "Interview: Survivor Second Chance Nominee Kelly Wiglesworth"
    • Erin Cebula at ET Canada (8/24/15): Pre-game video interview
    • Dalton Ross at (9/9/15): "Kelly Wiglesworth says 'It's always difficult to relive the end' of Survivor: Borneo"
    • Josh Wigler at (9/18/15): "Kelly Wiglesworth Comes Out of Survivor Retirement"
    • Gordon Holmes at (9/21/15): "Kelly: 'Can You Really Trust Any of These (Expletive Deleted)'"


    Post-game interviews - Cambodia-Second Chance

    • Gordon Holmes at (11/19/15): "Kelly: 'Jeremy's Vote Was a Surprise, That Was Hurtful'"
    • Josh Wigler at (11/19/15): "Kelly Wiglesworth Dives Into Her Side of the Survivor: Second Chance Story"
    • Rob Cesternino at RHAP (11/19/15): "Exit Interview with the Latest Player Voted out - 11/19/15"
    • Dalton Ross & Parvati Shallow at (11/19/15): "Survivor Talk: Kelly Wiglesworth on how Survivor has changed over 15 years"
Kelly Wiglesworth - Bios
  • S1 logo Borneo bio (click to expand/collapse)

    From her official CBS Survivor: Borneo bio page:


    "Kelly is certified in swift water rescue and currently working as a guide on the Kern River in Nevada. She is a former student of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). Previous employment includes a job as an outdoor guide for UNLV's Outdoor Adventures, a campus run outdoor activities organization, and working as a waitress


    When describing herself, she uses the terms 'creative,' 'confident' and 'outgoing.' Of her many accomplishments, she is most proud of having spent 21 days rowing her own boat through the Grand Canyon and being able to touch her tongue to her nose. She enjoys dancing, whitewater kayaking and snowboarding during her free time. Her favorite television show is The Simpsons and favorite feature film is To Kill A Mockingbird.


    Kelly currently resides in Kernville, Nevada, with her boyfriend, Tracy, and her dog, Flower. She is a member of Swiftwater Rescue and supports Friends of the River. Her birth date is June 24, 1977."

  • S31 logo Cambodia bio (click to expand/collapse)

    From her CBS Survivor: Cambodia bio page (nothing actually there):


    CBS pre-game interview: