Making fire is challenge, success for Mormon father-son team in NBC's 'Get Out Alive'

by | Aug. 13, 2013

Mormons We Know

Starting a fire proved to be the nemesis and success for a Mormon father-son team during this week’s journey and Survival Test on NBC’s “Get Out Alive with Bear Grylls.”

Jim and Austin Vach, of the Maple Valley Washington Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, struggled to make fire with a bow and drill during the journey but were successful in making and carrying it during the Survival Test, which they won giving them immunity from elimination. They are now in the final four teams and in contention for the show’s $500,000 grand prize.

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