Teams start out from Seoul, South Korea. Teams must fly to LA. They must find their clue at the port of Long Beach. Nat and Kat lived in LA for 4 years while they were studying at UCLA. Bam/Claire are wearing matching outfits. All of the teams are on the same flight.
Nick convinced Vick to take a 6-hour penalty. They will also face a Speedbump.
Teams are leaving from HK to Seoul, South Korea. They have to drive themselves to the North Korean border. They are going to the DMZ. Bam/Claire decide to check flights from a nearby hotel instead of going to the airport. They drink some coffee waiting for their tickets.
Chad should have done the last Roadblock. He’s a total idiot for making Steph do it instead.
Teams start out from Bangladesh and leave for Hong Kong. They will make their way to Cheung Po island to find a cave. Jill/Thomas haven’t seen another team in a while. All of the teams are on the same 11:55 flight.
There’s a VT of Nick crying about how much he appreciates Vick. She calms him down.
Teams are starting out from Oman. Newly engaged Chad/Steph must fly to Dhaka, Bangladesh, the most densely populated city in the world. Using a machine from a sugar cane tuk tuk, they must press their sugar cane juice and someone needs to drink it.
There is a double u-turn ahead. Chad/Steph have already decided to U-Turn Nat/Kat. Chad/Steph get tickets that arrive tomorrow at 12PM. Jill/Thomas sneak in and tell the woman to book the same for them. Nick/Vick are on the same flight. Nat/Kat are almost 4 hours later.
The teams leave for Muscat, Oman. They must make their way to a burj. A man will hand them an inscribed ingot for the time that they can climb the old fort.
Nat/Kat stop at a travel agency. Their flight will arrive at 8:55PM. Brook/Claire are on the same flight. Nick/Vick, Jill/Thomas, and Gary/Mallory are all at the travel agency at the same time. Brook/Claire are also there. Jill/Thomas, Gary/Mallory, Nick/Vick go on the 10:35PM.
Teams must travel to the circus.
I hope I get to wear a leotard.
The circus is closed. This lets the other teams catch up. Teams face a Detour. In Circus Band, teams must choose an accordion player to teach them both a song. In Circus Clown, the teams make their way into the big top to learn how to spin 10 plates at the same time.
Teams make their way to St-Petersburg, Russia. Everyone is going to be on the same train. On the train ride to Stockholm, Nat/Kat and Brook/Claire bond.
Chad is pissed at Steph for making them late. The teams are all on the same flight to Russia.
Nat/Kat arrived 1st. The Nerds were eliminated. Teams must drive themselves into Narvik, Norway. They must then ride to the top of a mountain for their next clue.
Gary/Mallory are wearing Arc’Teryx fleece and Alpha SV jackets. I like those. I have those.
Mike/Kevin are still in the race. It was a non-elimination leg. It’s going to be hard for them to make up the time.
The teams help the school with renovation. Teams must fly to the Arctic Circle, in Kiruna, Sweden. They are heading to the ice hotel. The teams are all on the same flight. They are under no obligation to take that.
Teams must travel to the neighborhood of Jamestown. Brook/Claire’s taxi cab knows where the boxing gym is. They face a Roadblock. One team member must wrap their hands properly, skip rope, and use the barbell. Brook does the task.
Chad/Steph arrive 2nd. Chad does it. Katie/Rachel arrive. Brook is finished. They leave for a supply depot. All of the latter teams leave in about 14 minutes, so it’s a race.