Where are they now: We catch up with Survivor season 6 winner Tom Swartz

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Tom Swartz. (Photo: Facebook/Survivor SA)
Tom Swartz. (Photo: Facebook/Survivor SA)

His orthopaedic surgeon warned him the back injuries he sustained in an accident at work didn’t leave him fit enough to get through the competition.

But after he lost his job and stayed at a friend’s house without pay for a year, he looked to Survivor SA: Phillippines as a means of getting back on his feet.

Tom Swartz is in touch with nature and was out to prove that his outdoor survival skills could get him through 39 days on a remote island.

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