Alison had an atypical childhood: raised by adventure-photographer parents, she accompanied trips to exotic locales beginning at the age of two months old. Her life since has continued this spirit of exploration. Alison loves to live by modest means, preferring to use her resources to travel than to settle. Her experiences have allowed her to gain vast knowledge of cultures and survival techniques. Her current residence is a a Swiss Family Robinson style grass hut that she built with her parents over the last 20 years. After graduating from film school at USC, Alison set off around the world to make a film series which would offer viewers a passport into her global family and their secrets of survival, sustainability, and happiness.
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I'm a soul surfer, survivor, and adventurer and spent my childhood home-schooled in a whirlwind of high adventure by extreme expedition parents. I'm currently in Naked and Afraid on Discovery Channel, if you haven't see the episode yet you can check it out here: "Island From Hell. I've only watched 2 episodes so far, haven't seen yours yet.
Photo: Sarah Lee Photography. Occupation: Adventurer, soul surfer, survivalist, film maker, bikini enthusiast. Alison Teal is not your typical breed of surfer girl. In fact, she has quite an unusual upbringing. With a world-renowned outdoor photographer father, David Blehert and a legendary Yogi mother, Deborah Koehn, Alison spent her childhood home-schooled on the road living in some of the most primitive, inaccessible, and often dangerous mountains, jungles, and unchartered wilderness areas that cover the face of planet earth. The world was my school and my playground. But the experience would change her life forever. Growing up in Bali off and on, I remember some of my local friends encouraged me to paddle out in overhead Ulus. I think all things in life relate to surfing.
Watch now. Title: Island from Hell 07 Jul The surfer girl and the former Marine clash when sunstroke and starvation threaten their survival as they try to get through 21 days naked and afraid. Written by Anonymous. Naked and Afraid Season 1 Episode 3: Island From Hell Former Marine Jonathan and survivalist model Alison are taken to the beautiful Maldivian Island where they must try and survive for twenty-one days but things get off to a horrific start and it's a battle from there.