|"Running the Camp"|
Sash and Brenda discuss their options.
|Episode Number:||9/15 (294)|
|Original Release:||November 10, 2010|
|Viewership (in millions):||11.29|
|Previous:||“Company Will Be Arriving Soon”|
|Next:||“Stuck in the Middle”|
Running the Camp is the ninth episode of Survivor: Nicaragua.
During the reward Marty decides to try to hatch an all-male rebellion. When Brenda finds this out, she decides to target Marty. Sash and Chase decide to stick with Brenda, leaving Marty and his guys rebellion in the minority, sending him home.
Challenge: TLP O-Course
The tribe would be randomly split into two teams. The teams would run an obstacle course of a hay stack, a rope crawl, a reed blocked pathway, a net crawl, and a brick wall. Along the way of the course would be three stations where a key is suspended in the air on a metal spring. The team would have to work together to reach the key and free it from the spring. The first team to collect all three keys and unlock their team's flag would win.
Reward: A tour of the jungle canopy with zip-lining and a barbecue feast.
Winner: Blue Team
|Reward Challenge: TLP O-Course|
Benry, Dan, Fabio, Marty, & Sash
Brenda, Holly, Jane, Kelly S., & NaOnka
The castaways would test their memory by having to memorize a series of symbols shown by Jeff. The castaways would have to show back the symbols in order. If they showed the wrong symbol, they would be out of the challenge. The last castaway to show all of the correct symbols would win.
Winner: Brenda Lowe
|Immunity Challenge: Flashback|
Holly, Kelly S., & Sash
Jane & NaOnka
|Ship's Wheel|| |
| Tribal Council 10:|
Marty (7 votes)
Brenda, Chase, Holly, Jane, Kelly S., NaOnka, & Sash
Jane (4 votes)
Benry, Dan, Fabio, & Marty
| VOTED OFF:|
Dan did not say anything when he voted. Complete confessionals retrieved from CBS' YouTube account.
|“||(voting for Jane) Jane, you're a great lady, thank you for all the fish, but you're too damn dangerous.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) I saw through your little nobility act from the start. I will miss your cooking. Bye-bye.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) In real life, I'm 100% with you, man. Nay's got a big mouth, and she's frustrating. But in this game, I'm aligned with her, and I gotta stick with her, unfortunately. After this game, let's get a beer together, man, and I'm sure we'll get along.||”|
|“||(voting for Jane) I'd rather vote for NaOnka, but it's part of a two-step plan. So... sorry, Jane.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) I must admit, I do agree with a lot of Nay's comments about you, Marty.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) I hope it's you tonight and not me. You are a disgrace to every man that calls himself a father. If I had a child or grandchild, there's no way in heck I would allow my child or my grandchild to come play with your children after you went off on me last week. That is an attack against women, plain and simple. And you're a disgraceful father.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) Marty, you're a villain. You gotta go.||”|
– Kelly S.
|“||(voting for Jane) Ya'll's catfishing trip has been terminated, cause ya'll messed with the wrong gainer, missy. This is for me and Jill.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) It's time for you to take your ass home. I'm sick of you... and your damn cooking.||”|
|“||(voting for Marty) Your strategy takes out my closest allies in the game and doesn't guarantee me final three. So, you gotta go.||”|
|“||I wouldn't change a thing I did to my game. There's always gonna be a risk, and it caught me tonight. It's always frustrating to lose, but I was not frustrated by anything other than there weren't enough people really playing the game, but obviously there were enough playing the game tonight. I didn't see it coming. Otherwise, I wouldn't be sitting here right now. It sucks to not be in the game, absolutely sucks.||”|
Still in the Running
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- With Marty Piombo's elimination, Dan Lembo is the only remaining male from the original Espada tribe.
- With Marty's elimination, the only 3 remaining Espada members are the first three names in the alphabet.
- Jane Bright's five consecutive votes for Marty is a Survivor record.
- For the first time in Survivor history, the randomly selected teams for the Reward Challenge ended up being boys versus girls.
- The episode title is said twice by Brenda Lowe in the same confessional. After hearing Marty Piombo's plan before going to Tribal Council to vote out Jane Bright, she says that she agreed with him but noted that Marty is not "running the camp" but that she and Sash are "running the camp."
|Survivor: Nicaragua Episodes|
“Young at Heart” · “Fatigue Makes Cowards of Us All” · “Glitter in Their Eyes” · “Pulling the Trigger” · “Turf Wars” · “Worst Case Scenario” · “What Goes Around, Comes Around” · “Company Will Be Arriving Soon” · “Running the Camp” · “Stuck in the Middle” · “We Did It Guys” · “You Started, You're Finishing” · “Not Sure Where I Stand” · “This Is Going to Hurt” · “What About Me?”