|"Let's Name Our Chicken Phil"|
|Episode Number||4/11 (138)|
|First Broadcast||November 25, 2007|
|Viewership (in millions)||11.80|
|Previous||"Please, Lord, Give Me Milk"|
|Next||"We've Really Burned Bridges, for Sure"|
Let's Name Our Chicken Phil is the fourth episode of The Amazing Race 12.
The order of departure from the outskirts of Bingo are as follows:
Teams must travel a marked path to find the village chief. Then, they would have to accept a gift of a chicken from him, which they must take with them throughout the leg to the Pit Stop.
Teams must travel by taxi to the town of Bouda-Pelegtanga to search for their next clue.
Choice A: Shake Your Pan
Teams would have to use traditional methods to pan for one ounce of gold. Once done, they can trade their gold, at a nearby tent, for their next clue.
Choice B: Shake Your Booty
Teams have to learn a traditional local dance, along with the Winiama masked dancers, and then perform it in front of 3 local celebrity judges and a crowd of locals for their next clue. If they must also infuse some of their own dance moves, a lack of creativity or a bad performance would incur teams a 10-minute penalty until they receiving their next clue.
Teams must travel on foot to Pelegtanga Market to find their next clue.
Since Lorena & Jason completed the Shake Your Booty Detour, they would be forced to backtrack and complete the Shake Your Pan Detour before continuing.
Teams must travel by taxi to Tampouy Goat Market in Ouagadougou to find their next clue.
The team member assigned to perform this Roadblock would have to ride a bicycle and deliver a large amount of cumbersome goods, including a small goat. Teams had to deliver the items to a specific person stated in their clue at a nearby market to receive their next clue.
The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:
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• ⊂ Used the U-Turn • ⊃ Recipient of the U-Turn
- This episode marks the first appearance and use of the U-Turn.
- This episode's title is said by Shana, regarding the appearance of their chicken.
|The Amazing Race 12 Episode List|
"Donkeys Have Souls, Too" · "I've Become the Archie Bunker of the Home" · "Please, Lord, Give Me Milk" · "Let's Name Our Chicken Phil" · "We've Really Burned Bridges, for Sure" · "Cherry on Top of the Sundae That's Already Melted" · "This Is Forever, Now" · "Honestly, They Have Witch Powers or Something!" · "I Just Hope He Doesn't Croak on Us" · "Sorry, Guys, I'm Not Happy to See You" · "The Final Push"