|"I'm Surrounded by Ninjas"|
|Episode Number||11/12 (202)|
|First Broadcast||December 5, 2010|
|Previous||"I Hate Chinese Food"|
|Next||"Hi. I'm Sorry. I'm In a Race"|
I'm Surrounded by Ninjas is the penultimate episode of The Amazing Race 17.
The order of departure from Statue Square are as follows:
Nick & Vicki's departure time was not shown on-screen.
Nick & Vicki have to clean a M109 Self-Propelled Howitzers before they are allowed to continue.
The team member assigned to this Roadblock would have to chose a headband and then search among 200 soldiers practicing taekwondo for the one wearing a matching headband. Once they find the right soldier, the soldier will break open a wooden board that contains their next clue. If they pick the wrong soldier, the soldier will take the headband, and they would have to retrieve another one.
The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:
Choice A: Full Throttle
Teams would have travel by subway or on foot to the Mok-dong Ice Rink and put on short track speed skating suits and complete a two-person skating relay of 24 laps of the rink to receive their next clue.
All of the teams chose this task.
Choice B: Full Bottle
Teams would have to travel by subway or on foot to Namdaemun Market to put on delivery uniforms and then deliver six large glass bottles of ginseng roots to a holistic wellness store, without breaking any of the glasses. They then must both drink a bottle of ginseng tonic to receive their next clue.
None of the teams chose this task.
Teams must travel by taxi to Yeouido Hangang Park and search for the Airplane Statue to find their next clue.
First Place • Eliminated • Last placer in Non-Elimination Leg • Saved from elimination by the Salvage Pass or The Save • Season winner • Season 2nd place • Season 3rd place • ► Used the Fast Forward • ϵ Used the Express Pass• ⊂ User of the first Double U-Turn slot • ⊃ Recipient of the first Double U-Turn slot • ⋐ User of the second Double U-Turn slot • ⋑ Recipient of the second Double U-Turn slot
- This episode's title is said by Brook at the Roadblock.
- With Nick's elimination, Thomas is the the last male left racing.
- Laura Belle at Reality Shack (12/05/2010): "Brook and Claire Flair"
|The Amazing Race 17 Episode List|
"They Don't Call It The Amazing Race For Nothin!" · "A Kiss Saves the Day" · "In Phil We Trust" · "We Should Have Brought Gloves and Butt Pads" · "Tastes Like a Million Dollars" · "Run, Babushka, Run" · "I Want to Be In the Circus, That's Where I Belong" · "Ali Baba In a Suit" · "There's a Lot of Nuts and Bullets" · "I Hate Chinese Food" · "I'm Surrounded by Ninjas" · "Hi. I'm Sorry. I'm In a Race"