Amazing Race Advanced Game Rules

Choose a new team each week. Your players will earn or lose points based on the rules below.

It's like fantasy football, for The Amazing Race.

 

Choose a new team each week. 

Your players earn or lose points based on the rules below.

 

The perfect league type for Amazing Race super fans who want to avoid the impact of spoilers. Every week, you’ll choose a roster of teams who you think will have the most success in their challenges and on the road. After each episode, you will have the option to choose a new roster for the following week.

If You're Not First...

You don’t win or lose any points.

The following rules will only be scored once for the season – for the team to complete the rule.

First team to win a leg

+5

First to finish a roadblock or detour involving heights

+7

Wins The Amazing Race

+15

Competition/Gameplay

These rules pertain to the Amazing Race gameplay.

Once Per Episode Per Team, can be earned by multiple teams.

Team comes in 1st-5th at the Pit Stop (5x points for 1st, 4x for 2nd, etc.)

+3

Bonus: Team comes in 1st at Pit Stop and doesn't start in first group for that leg

+3

Bonus: Finishes 1st on a Megaleg

+3

Team comes in last at Pit Stop/gets eliminated

-9

First to finish a Roadblock/Detour or win an Express Pass (2x-3x points if team wins both or all three)

+4

Completes Roadblock/Detour in 1-2 attempts (when attempts are applicable, attempts reset if Detour is switched)

+3

Switches Detour options by choice

-2

Takes a penalty

-3

Team gets a setback used on them (U-Turn, Yield, etc.)

-5

Eyes On The Road!

Teams will earn (or lose) points based on the following actions.

Once Per Episode Per Team, can be earned by multiple teams.

Member of team gets a backstory clip package (old photo/video must be shown)

+5

Team forms an alliance/helps another team (both teams receive points)

+3

Asks a local for directions using their map or local's phone/computer

+4

Interacts with a live animal

+3

Team gets into car accident/has car trouble that requires external help

-3

Member of team cries due to argument with teammate (tear must be seen on cheek/wiped away)

-2

Forgets something and has to go back/turned away from mat for missing item

-5

Requires medical attention

-4

Are You Listening To Me?

If a member of a team is caught saying the following phrases, they will earn (or lose) points.

Once Per Episode Per Team, can be earned by multiple teams.

Member of team says "The Amazing Race," "Season 35," or "Super/huge fan"

+4

Member of team says the quote that inspired the Episode title

+5

Member of team references something on the show as beautiful or a positive experience

+3

Member of team says "strategy" or version of that word

+3

Team gets referred to as a "threat" or "target"

-3

Member of team refers to themselves/teammate as a "fighter" or that they won't give up

+4

Member of team says "connection" or "journey"

+3

Member of team references the prize money

+3

Word is bleeped out/contestant is censored

-3

Sit back & let us handle the scoring.

All leagues are automatically scored after each episode, with results posted after the episode airs on the West Coast. Point breakdowns for each team can be found in our Scoring Recaps.