Making it through in the wild without any modern services is a skill most of us can only desire for having. Yet, there is a details team of individuals who locate a certain charm in living off the land. ‘Alone’ pits such weathered survivalists against each other and also tests them with the task of enduring the most number of days in complete wild.
To better boost the realistic look, the program refuses a Television team as well as instead bills the contestants to self-document their experience. With season 8 now upon us, let’s take a look at the previous winners and also where they are now, shall we?
Period 1: Alan Kay
Period 1 victor, Alan Kay, survived for 56 days in the wild. There are also suppositions regarding Alan dating ‘Alone’ period 2 individual Nicole Apelian with him also featuring on Nicole’s Instagram account.
Nonetheless, despite some reports declaring that they are with each other, the rumor is still unverified. Presently, Alan Kay runs and possesses Wildland Studies Group, through which he holds classes on survival training, how to remain prepared, and protection. Alan travels around the United States, hosting classes in different areas, and can even be spoken to via e-mail to find out more.
Season 2: David McIntyre
David McIntyre earned the season 2 reward after enduring for 66 days in the wild. After winning the competition, David fell back to his day-to-day life. He took up public speaking as well as teaching in addition to imparting his bushcraft knowledge with courses on YouTube. He likewise appeared in different events and also reveals to share his experience as well as impart his understanding on survivalism.
Additionally, David is additionally a successful author and has actually created a post-apocalyptic fiction collection called ‘The Fall.’ In 2020, David and also his household experienced tough times when his daughter, Erin McIntyre, fell significantly ill and also needed to resort to charity events to aid sustain her. When Covid-19 took the world by storm in 2020, David McIntyre spoke with WZZM regarding how the survival skills he made use of to win period 2 might help people settle right into the brand-new regular.
David also spoke concerning just how being utterly alone in the wild impacted his mindset as well as advised how people can escape that stage while practicing social distancing. Given that David quit utilizing social networks in 2020, his present location are unidentified. Nonetheless, it seems that the experienced survivalist is living out his days in private, away from prying eyes.
Period 3: Zachary Fowler
Season 3 saw the contestants went down right into the wilderness of Patagonia, Argentina. Zachary Fowler survived for an impressive 87 days and was declared the victor. After winning ‘Alone,’ Zachary used part of his cash prize to buy a brand-new cars and truck for his other half. To make things much easier for his household, Zachary also paid off his financial obligations and also stated that he planned to construct a residence. In May 2018, Zachary and also his other half, Jami Fowler, got officially divorced.
Also though they tried to resolve after the program, they can never ever bring their relationship back to where it was. The pair did choose to keep a friendly connection and also co-parent their youngsters. He also concentrates a great deal of his material on slingshot-based tasks.
Period 4: Jim and Ted Baird
Jim and also Ted maintained the amazing life even after their time on the show. Jim Baird embarked on some risky journeys, consisting of a solo trip down the harmful Kesagami river. He also started creating for numerous widely known magazines as well as has produced a few video series along with his sibling. On the other hand, Ted now works as a videographer as well as photographer who has actually contributed to a number of publications and also broadcasters, consisting of BBC and Cineflix.
Jim as well as Ted maintained the exciting life even after their time in the program. Jim Baird embarked on some high-risk journeys, including a solo trip down the unsafe Kesagami river. He likewise began creating for a number of well-known publications as well as has created a couple of video clip collection alongside his brother. On the other hand, Ted now works as a videographer as well as digital photographer that has actually contributed to numerous publications and broadcasters, including BBC and also Cineflix.
In 2018, the siblings launched a minimal initial series on the network BeAlive. With the series, the brothers intended to showcase their first-hand experiences to their fans. Jim Baird is now married to Tori, and also the couple is proud parents to their kid. Ted, also, shares his love for the wild with his other half, Heather. The couple often goes on experiences and also publish their experiences on social media sites. They do not have any kind of kids however co-parent their adorable pooch, Bella. Both brothers additionally run separate YouTube channels through which they share their stories in addition to suggestions as well as techniques regarding survivalism.
Season 5: Sam Larson
The youngest individual to win ‘Alone,’ Sam Larson, survived for 60 days to declare the prize money in period 5. Sam’s partner, Sydney, was currently expectant with their first youngster when Sam was away surviving in Vancouver Island. Two months after Sam returned residence, the couple welcomed their firstborn, Alaska.
Sam is a household male, and his social media is a testimony to the love he holds for his household. Sam likewise enjoys giving knowledge and holds normal courses on survivalism as well as bushcraft.
Period 6: Jordan Jonas
Period 6 champion Jordan Jonas endured for 77 days out in the wild. Like much of his co-participants, Jordan now runs different courses on adventurism and survivalism. He additionally has an effective YouTube network through which he likes sharing his experiences and distribute small ideas regarding making it through in the wild. Additionally, Jordan runs a tiny shop via his own website, where he offers a few personalized memorabilia. He has additionally been included in a number of magazines and also podcasts, consisting of ‘The Joe Rogan Experience’ and also a current feature in the well-known searching publication ‘Modern Huntsman.’
His love for his spouse as well as children can be assessed from a genuine post on Instagram where he claimed, “Time on Alone, time away from household and complimentary of interruption, provided me lots of time to assume concerning what’s essential as soon as whatever else is stripped away. Maybe you can find out from my experience– it becomes clear out there that not much is more important than to invest concentrated time with the household and also liked ones.”
Period 7: Roland Welker
Period 7 tested each participant to spend 100 days in the wild in order to be crowned triumphant. After his stint on ‘Alone,’ Roland took a break from his life in the wild and selected to spend some time with his father who lives in Central Pennsylvania.
Apart from being included in several podcasts as well as magazines, Roland also appears in several occasions with which he aims to influence others by sharing his experiences. He has likewise shared his need to arrange outdoor camping journeys in Alaska as well as Pennsylvania to get accustomed with individuals who share his love for the outdoors.