Kim & Leslie
Team Profile
Members Kim Smith
Leslie Kellner
Birth Dates (1972-10-09) October 9, 1972 (age 44) (Kim)
(1973-12-28) December 28, 1973 (age 43) (Leslie)
Hometown Baytown, Texas
Relation Roommates
Occupation Teachers

The Amazing Race 1

Legs Competed 2
Legs Won 0
Placement 10th
Average Position 8.00
Roadblock Count Kim: 2
Leslie: 0
Countries raced Flag of the United States.svg Flag of South Africa.svg 150px-Flag of Zambia.svg Flag of France.svg

Kim Smith and Leslie Kellner are a team of Roommates on The Amazing Race 1.


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Kim and Leslie met when they became roommates four years ago. Since then, these single teachers have traveled together many times. For THE AMAZING RACE, they'll make a good Team because Leslie is left-brained and Kim is right-brained, and they share a motto: "work hard, play harder."[1]

The Amazing Race 1

Race History

Kim & Leslie's Race History
Episode Leg Destination(s) Detour Choice
Placement Notes
1 1 United States → South Africa → Zambia Air / Land Kim 6 of 11 [1]
2 2 Zambia → France Far / Near Kim 10 of 10
Average 8.00
     The team finished in first place
     The team finished in last place and was eliminated from the race
     The team finished in last place in a non-elimination leg
     The team finished in last and were supposed to be eliminated, but were saved by the Salvage Pass or The Save
     The team that won The Amazing Race
     The team that crossed the Finish Line second
     The team that crossed the Finish Line third
The team used the Fast Forward pass

1: There was an unaired Roadblock where one teammate had to cook a whole ostrich egg for the whole team to eat.


  • Kim has two children now.
  • Leslie is married and has three children.


  • During the Pit Stop at the hotel in Zambia, Kim and Leslie pulled pranks on fellow racers.[2]
  • First team ever to steal a taxi cab from another team.
  • First all female team to be eliminated from the race.
  • Kim & Leslie are the first team to be eliminated in France and the first to be eliminated on the European continent.

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