Cliff Robinson
S28 Cliff Robinson
Contestant Profile
Born: December 16, 1966 (1966-12-16) (age 50)
Hometown: Newark, New Jersey
Occupation: Former NBA All-Star
Survivor Career
Version: United States
Tribe(s): Aparri
► Solana
Finish: 14/18
Challenge Wins: 6
Votes Against: 4
Days Lasted: 14

Clifford Ralph "Cliff" Robinson is a contestant from Survivor: Cagayan.


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Name: Cliff Robinson (46)
Tribe Designation: Aparri
Current Residence: Newark, N.J.
Occupation: Former NBA All-Star
Personal Claim to Fame: Playing 18 years in the NBA. (Played for the Portland Trail Blazers, Phoenix Suns, Detroit Pistons, Golden State Warriors and New Jersey Nets)
Inspiration in Life: Muhammad Ali, because of his strong belief system and what he stood for.
Hobbies: Golf, off roading/camping, and bowling.
Pet Peeves: People who chew their food with their mouth open.
3 Words to Describe You: Adventurous, funny and loyal.
If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What Would They Be and Why? A rain coat to keep dry, soap so I can keep myself clean, and a Leatherman because it's a multi-tool.
SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like: Boston Rob, because he had a good way of getting people to trust him.
Reason for Being on SURVIVOR: The challenge of the show being so tough, and the million dollars.
Why You Think You'll "Survive" SURVIVOR: I know how to fish, cook, and have good athleticism.
Why You Think You Will Be the Sole Survivor: I think I would do well in challenges. I also have a good ability to make people feel comfortable with me.[1]


Voting History

Cliff's Voting History
Episode Cliff's
Voted Against
1 Aparri Tribe Immune
2 Aparri Tribe Immune
3 Aparri Tribe Immune
4 Aparri Tribe Immune
5 LJ Jefra, LJ,
Tony, Trish
Voted Off, Day 14


  • After his time filming on Survivor, Cliff was one of the former NBA players who traveled to North Korea with Dennis Rodman.
  • Cliff Robinson opened a marijuana business called Uncle Spiffy in 2016.[2]
  • In early March 2017, Cliff was hospitalized after suffering a brain hemorrhage.[3]