Tamara & Matías
Team Profile
Members Tamara Reichelt
Matías Franchini
Hometown Buenos Aires, Argentina
Relation Married

The Amazing Race en Discovery Channel 1

Legs Competed 12
Legs Won 4
Placement 1st
Average Position 2.17
Roadblock Count Tamara: 5
Matías: 6
Countries raced Flag of Brazil Flag of Argentina Flag of Chile Flag of Peru Flag of Colombia
Flag of Panama Flag of the Dominican Republic Flag of Costa Rica Flag of Mexico

Tamara Reichelt and Matías Franchini are a Married team and the Official Winners of The Amazing Race en Discovery Channel 1.



  • Age: 29
  • Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina


  • Age: 35
  • Hometown: Buenos Aires, Argentina

The Amazing Race en Discovery Channel 1

Race History

Tamara & Matías's Race History
Episode Leg Destination(s) Detour Choice
Placement Notes
1 1 Brazil Flores / Árbol No Roadblock 1 of 11
2 2 Brazil → Argentina Caballos / Caballerizas Matías 1 of 11
3 3 Argentina Used Fast Forward 2 of 10
4 4 Argentina → Chile Mariscos / Carnada Matías 2 of 9
5 5 Chile → Peru Dulce / Salado Tamara 2 of 8
6 6 Peru Hojas / Granos Matías 3 of 7
7 7 Peru → Colombia Visual / Táctil Tamara 1 of 7
8 8 Colombia Hacia Adelante / Hacia Arriba Matías 2 of 6
9 9 Colombia → Panama Pasacables / Timonel Tamara 4 of 5
10 10 Panama → Dominican Republic Ofrenda / Astucia Tamara 4 of 4
11 11 Dominican Republic → Costa Rica Palas / Remos Matías 3 of 4
12 12 Costa Rica → Mexico Altura / Profundidad Matías 3 of 3 [1]
13 Mariachis / Trajineras Tamara 1 of 3
Average 2.17
     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
> The team used the Yield
< Recipient of the Yield
The team used the U-Turn
Recipient of the U-Turn

1: Leg 12 was double-length, with two Detours and two Roadblocks, shown over two episodes. The placements listed in the first column reflect the order teams arrived at the leg's halfway point.


  • Tamara & Matías are now divorced.


Latin America Records

  • Tamara & Matías are the first team to win a leg.
    • First team to win multiple legs and the first team to win consecutive legs.
  • First Co-ed team to finish last on a Non-Elimination Leg.
  • First team to cross the Finish Line first and win the race.
  • Tamara is the only woman to win the race.
  • Highest racing average of a team of racers from Argentina, at 2.17.
  • Tied with Toño & Lili for the most legs won by a Co-ed team, with 4 legs each.

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