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The Loot

2007-06-26 16:16

Contestants travel 3000 km to 11 of South Africa's most exotic locations where they face challenges from crocodile cage-diving to convincing each other to bungee jump - all in pursuit of the loot.

Each week the contestants write about their experiences on their personal blog. Click below read the contestants journals.

Cherise Biagio
"We are staying at the Didge and it is such a relief to have such comfortable accommodation." Click here to read more of Cherise's blog.

Erin Moran
"Our mini task was for each of us to take the 216m plunge…..the first to jump….Erin!" Click here to read more.

Krystle Carolus
"Everyone had jumped already and now it was my turn, I could not convince myself to do it..." Click here to read more of Krystle's blog.

Shingirayi (Shingi) Nkungu
"went on an insane hiking trail through gorges and water getting really wet and uncomfortable, spend the night wet with no fire and no warm clothes..." Click here to read more of Shingi's blog.

Devin O’Malley
"...bungee jumping off the worlds highest, bungee.. The Bloukrans Bridge. I started swearing like a sailor straight away"Click here to read more.

Alex Acton
"The catwalk to the jump location was honestly enough to scare the wee out of me..." Click here to read more of Alex's blog.

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