Frater E.J. Snyder raises funds for Reality Rally

Frater E.J. Snyder raises funds for Reality Rally

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You may know EJ from the Hit TV Series Discovery Channel "Naked and Afraid" and "Dual Survival". EJ is an Extreme Survivalist, Adventurer, and Retired Army Combat Vet. He is an expert in leadership, tracking, trapping, building shelter and equipment, primitive weapons, navigation, security, self-reliance, and self-defense. He is highly decorated Army Combat Veteran with 25 years military service under his belt, serving Ranger positions in Infantry and Airborne units. EJ was the 1st Man to do the "Naked & Afraid" Challenge, the 1st to do it twice, completing two 21 Day Challenges, and now the only Man to complete it three times, finishing the first "Naked & Afraid XL" 40 day Challenge. EJ also holds the Highest Survival PSR rating at 9.1!!! Reality Rally is honored to have him at our event every year.

EJ writes:

When a pebble is thrown into still calm water of a pond, it creates a small splash and ring in the water. But what it starts is the rippling effect sending out waves and rings further away from its initial starting point. The inertia started by the small pebble and its rippling effect is felt far and wide across the pond, expanding its reach and influence across the pond.


I am humbled by God to be a motivation and inspiration to others. Here I am with Bill and Marilyn Watson, Michelle's parents and the founders of Michelle's Place Breast Cancer Resource Center. They are why I #justask and raise funds for them.

When I attend my first Reality Rally (my 1st public charity event), as a Champion for the Breast Cancer Cause and the only one from "Naked & Afraid," I was so inspired by what I saw, that I made a public pledge to raise $10,000.00 and bring a dozen more folks in from my show to help the cause.

All I did was #justask them and they came. Not only did I raise a lot of money for the cause over the years that followed but we now have over 15 "Naked & Afraiders" as well as several others from similar Survival genre shows, because the Survivors of Breast Cancer are the TRUE SURVIVALISTS!!! All you have to do is #justask

I am humbled by what Amanda Collelo Palmer did when she "#justasked" and raised $6000 through the generosity of Harrahs Casino in Funner California

I too last year had a similar experience with Grunt Style and their CEO Dan, whose wife is a Stage 3 Breast Cancer Survivor. All he did was ask me what I was doing and when he heard, he said his company would match me dollar for dollar on my fundraising. This helped me reach $8,500.00.

-E.j. "Skullcrusher" Snyder

EJ is a huge part of Reality Rally every year. Fun and engaging - an inspiration to many in so many ways. At Reality Rally 2017 he received the Top Star fundraising trophy in front of over 1,000 people - telling them #justask!

When not running around in the Wild, EJ is a Motivational Speaker, Survival & Outdoor Skills Instructor, Trekking Guide, Accomplished Writer, and makes Celebrity Appearances at various Trade Shows, Events, & Venues. EJ has also been involved with many other TV, Film, and Commercial Projects that you can check out on as well. EJ works tirelessly for many other charities as well, focusing on Kids and Veteran causes year round!!! For more information or to link up with EJ on his many Social Media Platforms go to:

Full Reality Rally 2018 information to be found on for This year's event on May 3-5th. Join us and meet EJ Snyder!


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