Arielle ventured from the Scrambled! flat to Snowdonia in Wales to check out what was going on behind the scenes at Bear Grylls Survival School...
Abi is looking for an adventure
Before I came here I didn’t have any skills at all but I’ve learnt quite a lot already.
– Abi is enjoying being outdoors and learning new things on BGSS
Arielle chats to Abigail who has swapped Chicago for Scotland and now Scotland for Survival School.
Arielle takes the egg roulette challenge with Abi, but who will end up better off?
John's a natural survivor
I like Bear Grylls but I thought I wouldn't get it
– John couldn't believe it when he was accepted to BGSS
Arielle caught up with our favourite scouser, John, who is doing brilliant on Survival School. John can't wait to get home to his phone and a good buffet! We hear ya, John!
Find out how well he did in the egg roulette here!
Jamie is up for a challenge
I wanted to get a bit more outdoors... I quite like to stay in so it's an experience really
– Jamie wanted a challenge with BGSS
Jamie chats to Arielle about what he's missing at home and what he can't wait to eat when he get's back! Plus he takes on the egg roulette challenge, how will he do? Watch again to find out
Ash is one cool customer!
I wanted to push myself to the limit
– Ash discusses what made him apply for Survival School
Ash is missing his fridge the most - more specifically, the contents of that fridge! Wonder if he likes eggs? We hand him one in our egg roulette challenge but will he be impressed with the outcome?
Eugenie accepts the challenge!
My mum was like, 'I bet you can't do anything like that'
– Eugenie's proving people wrong with her newly acquired survival skills
Eugenie not only accepted Bear Grylls' challenge to learn survival skills, but also Arielle's quick-fire question challenge. What a trouper!
BGSS expert Sarah puts Arielle through her survival paces
In this kind of environment, your body needs a bit of protein for some muscle repair. So here I've got a lovely water beetle for you... and you're going to bite the head off it!
– Survival Expert Sarah is really testing Arielle!
Arielle is put through her paces by BGSS expert Sarah and is challenged to eat a water beetle… and she does it! Well done Arielle, you smashed it! Bear would be proud.
Lauren is missing her chips!
To be honest, I didn’t think I’d get on it!
– Lauren didn’t expect to be accepted after she applied to be on Survival School
Lauren hates porridge and can’t wait to get home to a big plate of chips but she’s loving every minute of Survival School.
Rubie is enjoying Survival School
I wanted to show everyone that I know, and me, that I can do something like this
– Rubie on why she signed up for BGSS
Arielle chats to youngest recruit Rubie and tests her with some quick-fire questions. What does she rate her survival skills as and who would she like to be stuck in the woods with? Find out here
Jasmine is one tough cookie
I wanted to see what I’m actually capable of
– Jasmine tells Arielle why she signed up for Bear Grylls Survival School
Arielle caught up with BGSS recruit Jasmine, who knows a thing or two about tough challenges as a Sea Cadet and reckons her chances of survival are on a par with Bear Grylls himself - go on Jasmine! 💪
But how did she fare with the egg roulette challenge? Watch again to find out…
It's Josh's turn to take on the Scrambled! tag and egg roulette
Top survival tip ... make sure you get a fire started
– BGSS recruit Josh gives his top tip for survival
Arielle is behind the scenes at BGSS and this week Josh is taking on the Scrambled! tag challenge. Just how is Josh finding Survival School? Watch to find out more.
Egg roulette challenge and a quick fire questions round with Callum
I had to draw a phone on a slate!
– BGSS recruit, Callum tells Arielle how he's getting on without his phone!
Arielle catches up with BGSS recruit, Callum, who answers some quick fire Scrambled! questions and takes on the egg roulette challenge… eggsellent!
A snoop around the camp with expert, Tim
"We have properly cranked it up this year. The kids have been taken well out of their comfort zone."
– Tim Treloar, BGSS expert
Watch as Arielle has a snoop around the camp and chats to survival expert and mentor, Tim who explains that they've cranked up the intensity of the challenges for this round of recruits!