Saturday, October 20, 2007

The Amazing Race 3 (Winners-Flo & Zach)


Friends Flo Pesenti and Zach Behr were the winners of this Race, with Flo becoming the first female winner in the race's history.


1. Flo was the first female to win the race
2. One of only 3 seasons to feature back to back non-elimination legs.
3. First season to eliminate a team that arrived first (Heather & Eve on Leg 4)
4. Only season to eliminate a team that used the Fast Forward (Dennis & Andrew on Leg 3)
5. First Season to have one of the final 3 teams not visit a country on the race course (Flo & Zach skipped Austria)
6. First season to have 12 team.
7. First time a male - female team won the race
8. Most new countries visited in a season (12)
9. Most legs in North America, excluding Season 8 (3 legs)
10. One of four seasons to not have a non-elimination leg until the final five
11. Most elimination legs in a row (7)
12. Only season besides Season 8 to stay in North America on the first leg
13. Most countries visited in Europe (6)
TAR3 Route Map

Leg 1: Miami, Florida, USA >> Mexico City, Mexico
First Place: Ken and Gerard
Last Place: Gina and Sylvia


Leg 2: Mexico City, Mexico >> Cancun, Mexico
First Place: Derek and Drew
Last Place: Tramel and Talicia


Leg 3: Cancun, Mexico >> Aberdeen, Scotland
First Place: Derek and Drew
Last Place: Dennis and Andrew


Leg 4: Aberdeen, Scotland >> Lisbon, Portugal
First Place: Ken and Gerard
Last Place: Heather and Eve


Leg 5: Lisbon, Portugal >> Algeciras, Spain >> Fez, Morocco
First Place: Ken and Gerard
Last Place: Michael and Kathy


Leg 6: Fez, Morocco >> Marrakech, Morocco
First Place: Teri and Ian
Last Place: Aaron and Arianne


Leg 7: Marrakech, Morocco >> Munich, Germany, >> Innsbruck, Austria >> Fussen, Germany
First Place: Flo and Zach
Last Place: Andre and Damon


Leg 8: Fussen, Germany >> Grindelwald, Switzerland
First Place: Derek and Drew
Last Place: John Vito and Jill


Leg 9: Grindelwald, Switzerland >> Montreux, Switzerland
First Place: John Vito and Jill
Last Place: Flo and Zach


Leg 10: Montreux, Switzerland >> Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia >> Singapore
First Place: Derek and Drew
Last Place: John Vito and Jill


Leg 11: Singapore >> Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
First Place: Teri and Ian
Last Place: Derek and Drew


Leg 12: Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam >> Danang, Vietnam
First Place: Teri and Ian
Last Place: Flo and Zach


Leg 13: Danang, Vietnam >> Kauai, Hawaii, USA >> Seattle, Washington, USA
WINNERS: FLO AND ZACH
Runners-Up: Teri and Ian
Third Place: Ken and Gerard


Wednesday, October 10, 2007

The Amazing Race 3 (Teams)

"The world is waiting for you. Good luck. Travel safe. Go!" The cast of The Amazing Race 3 was increased to 12 teams and included Soccer Moms, Law School graduates, a Vietnam War veteran, and a set of model twins.


THE 12 TEAMS OF 2

Heather and Eve
Harvard Law Students.

Michael and Kathy
dating long distance. San Diego.

Dennis and Andrew
father and son. Son is gay.

Flo and Zack
friends

Derek and Drew
twins brothers. Southern CA.

Gina and Sylvia
Soccer Mothers. South Carolina

Tramel and Talicia
brother and sister. Gary, Indiana. TEAM TandT

Aaron and Ariane
dating. Ag Au.

Teri and Ian
married older couple

Andre and Damon
friends police and fireman. Los Angles. TEAM 911

Ken and Gerald
brothers. one gay and one liberal

Jon Vito and Jill
dating couple. NYC.