Watch Survivor Winner Tyson Apostol Finally Propose to Rachel Foulger

Tyson Apostol: My Girlfriend Rachel 'Wants Things to Progress'

Third time was the charm for Tyson Apostol.

Five years after coming short of the grand prize on Survivor: Tocantins and four years after returning for Survivor: Heroes vs. Villains, Apostol finally won the title of sole survivor and the grand prize of $1,000,000.

Tyson Apostol Wins Survivor: Blood vs. Water

Survivor: Blood vs. Water pitted returning players against their loved ones in a gut-wrenching series of blindsides and big moves. Sunday night, the show crowned this season’s winner.

Keep reading for results.

Former pro-cyclist Tyson Apostol, 34, took home the big prize.

Survivor's Aras Baskauskas Is Going to Be a Dad!

Yes, Aras Baskauskas didn’t bring home the million on his second time out playing Survivor, but he’s not lamenting the loss.

The L.A.-based singer-songwriter has much more important things going on in his life. “I’m going to be a dad,” he tells PEOPLE exclusively. “My fiancée is 12 weeks pregnant! Obviously, that’s a lot more important than winning Survivor.”

Stephen Fishbach's Survivor Blog: Tyson Gets It Right – and Ousts King Aras

Stephen Fishbach was the runner-up on Survivor: Tocantins and has been blogging about Survivor strategy for PEOPLE since 2009. Follow him on Twitter @stephenfishbach. Erik Reichenbach is a Survivor fan-turned-favorite, a comic book author and artist. He placed fifth on both Survivor: Micronesia and Survivor: Caramoan. Follow him on Twitter @BloodyAmer1can.

Survivor's Rachel Foulger: The Game Is Not Fun!

Rachel Foulger began dating three-time Survivor contestant Tyson Apostol in 2008, right before he competed on the show for the first time. For years, she has heard all about the ins and outs of the show – but never fully understood it until she played it herself.