Name (Age): Julia Landauer (21)
Tribe Designation: Gota
Current Residence: Stanford, Calif.
Occupation: Racecar Driver.
Personal Claim to Fame: Iím most proud of becoming the first female champion in the Skip Barber Racing Series. In its 31 year history the series never saw a female champion, and I made that accomplishment when I was 14.
Inspiration in Life: Paul Newman. He incorporated all of his loves into his daily life with amazing intensity. He was confident, humble and had a beautiful grin that made everyone around him melt. Paul was a star and a true gentleman who managed to personally touch everyone around him.
Hobbies: Puzzles, building things, working on cars and exploring NYC by subway and California by car.
Pet Peeves: Slow drivers in the left lane.
3 Words to Describe You: Passionate, intelligent and driven.
If You Could Have 3 Things on The Island What Would They Be and Why?
1) A great book Ė I love to lose myself in a fictional world. 2) My ipod Ė music is one of Godís greatest gifts. 3) Banana Grams Ė a nerdy game thatís a combination of scrabble and a crossword. Itís so much fun, competitive, creative and a great bonding game!
SURVIVOR Contestant You Are Most Like: Kim Spradlin, because she was very strategic, had few enemies and was a physical threat, all while maintaining her composure.
Reason for Being on SURVIVOR: Iím a competitive person and Survivor is the epic challenge that will require me to incorporate all my strengths, minimize all my weaknesses and test myself and hopefully rise above the rest.
Why You Think Youíll ďSurviveĒ SURVIVOR: As a racecar driver Iím the center of my team, so itís my job to lead and motivate everyone to be their best. I am smart, analytical and strategic. I focus on the big picture but also take note of the small details.
Why You Think You Will Be the Sole SURVIVOR: Iím competitive, strategic, amicable, physically fit and do what I have to in order to get ahead. Iím extremely focused and have an amazing ability to concentrate. Iíve been through the highest highs and the lowest lows with racing. Iím quick, a great team player and street smart.
Survivor Cast: Julia