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The Amazing Race: China Rush 3
TARlogo-China
Version China Rush
Continents visited 1
Countries visited 2
Cities visited 11
Starting line The Bund, Shanghai, China
Finish line Jinsha Relics Museum, Chengdu, China
Filming dates April 1, 2012 – April 28, 2012
Season run August 26, 2012 – November 11, 2012
Number of legs 12
Number of teams 11
Winning team Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng
Runner(s)-up Christine & Steven
Ryan & Charlie
Cast
Opening Sequence
Series Chronology
Previous Season The Amazing Race: China Rush 2
Greeters

The Amazing Race China Rush 3 is the third installment of the reality television show,The Amazing Race: China Rush. It premiered on August 26, 2012 on ICS television.

Teams

LiuWeiweiLeiSheng
 1st place 
Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng
Trainers
ChristineSteven
 2nd place 
Christine & Steven
Models
RyanCharlie
 3rd place 
Ryan & Charlie
Harvard Graduates
ZhangYelinLiYang
 ELIMINATED 
Zhang Yelin & Li Yang
Dating Couple
JanelleKarin
 ELIMINATED 
Janelle & Karin
Socialites
KhaiShingKhaiSheng
 ELIMINATED 
Khai Shing & Khai Sheng
Twins
HenryJennifer
 ELIMINATED 
Henry & Jennifer
Newlyweds
XiaoBingXiaoBang
 ELIMINATED 
Xiao Bing & Xiao Bang
Cousins/BBQ Performers
YuPingYuChenjing
 ELIMINATED 
Yu Ping & Yu Chenjing
Father/Daughter
NickBrandon
 ELIMINATED 
Nick & Brandon
Neighbors
JiaJiaRob
 ELIMINATED 
Rob & Jia Jia
Friends/Animal Lovers

Episodes

Episode # Leg # Air Date Destination First Place Last Place Finish Viewership
(in millions)
Ratings/Share
(18-49)
1 1 August 26, 2012 Shanghai → Shanxi Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng Rob & Jia Jia 1st Eliminated
11th place
Henry & Jennifer Non-Elimination
Leg
2 2 September 2, 2012 Shanxi → Heilongjiang Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng Nick & Brandon 2nd Eliminated
10th Place
3 3 September 9, 2012 Heilongjiang → Jilin Janelle & Karin Yu Ping & Yu Chenjing 3rd Eliminated
9th Place
4 4 September 16, 2012 Jilin → Zhejiang Ryan & Charlie Henry & Jennifer Non-Elimination
Leg
5 5 September 23, 2012 Zhejiang Khai Shing & Khai Sheng Zhang Yelin & Li Yang Non-Elimination
Leg
6 6 September 30, 2012 Zhejiang → Anhui Ryan & Charlie Rhett & Howie 4th Eliminated
8th Place
7 7 October 7, 2012 Anhui → Jiangsu Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng Henry & Jennifer 5th Eliminated
7th Place
8 8 October 14, 2012 Jiangsu → Taiwan Zhang Yelin & Li Yang Khai Shing & Khai Sheng 6th Eliminated
6th Place
9 9 October 21, 2012 Taiwan → Guizhou Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng Janelle & Karin Non-Elimination
Leg
10 10 October 28, 2012 Guizhou → Yunnan Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng Janelle & Karin 7th Eliminated
5th Place
11 11 November 4, 2012 Yunnan Ryan & Charlie Zhang Yelin & Li Yang 8th Eliminated
4th Place
12 12 October 23, 2012 Yunnan → Sichuan Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng Ryan & Charlie 3rd Place
Christine & Steven 2nd Place

Leaderboard

Place Team Leg 1 Leg 2 Leg 3 Leg 4 Leg 5 Leg 6 Leg 7 Leg 8 Leg 9 Leg 10 Leg 11 Leg 12 Average Icon-Roadblock
1 Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng 1 1 5 5~ 3 4 1ϵ 4 1 1 3 1 2.50 6-6
2 Christine & Steven 4 3 7 7- 6 3 6 2 2 4 2 2 4.00 5-7
3 Ryan & Charlie 5 5 3 1^ 2 1 4 3 4 3 1 3 2.92 6-6
4 Zhang Yelin & Li Yang 9 4 6 3+ 8 5 5> 1 3 2 4 4.55 5-5
5 Janelle & Karin 6 9 1 6- 4 6 2 5 5 5 4.90 5-4
6 Khai Shing & Khai Sheng 7 6 2 2~ 1 2 3 6 3.63 4-3
7 Henry & Jennifer 10 7 8 8+ 5 7 7< 7.43 4-2
8 Xiao Bing & Xiao Bang 3 2 4 4^ 7 8 4.67 1-4
9 Yu Ping & Yu Chenjing 2 8 9 6.33 1-1
10 Nick & Brandon 8 10 9.00 1-1
11 Rob & Jia Jia 11 11.00 0-0
Notes [1] [2] [3][4][5] [6] [7] [8]
Legend:
     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
ϵ The team used the Express Pass somewhere during the leg
> The team used the Yield
< Recipient of the Yield
The team used the U-Turn
Recipient of the U-Turn
Same symbols (^, ~, +, -, =) denote the teams that worked together during an Intersection



Notes:
1: Jia Jia & Rob were eliminated at the Starting Line as per the provisions of the starting task.
2: Ryan & Charlie initially arrived 2nd, but incurred a 30-minute penalty for taking a taxi to the detour when the clue instructed them to walk. During this time 3 other teams checked in, dropping them to 5th place.
3: Xiao Bing & Xiao Bang initially arrived 2nd, but incurred a 30-minute penalty for not putting their bags at the designated area at the detour location. As all the other teams had checked in during their penalty time, they were then eliminated from the race as a result.
4: Christine & Steven initially arrived 3rd, but did not pay their taxi driver. They were instructed to return and pay their driver before being allowed to check-in, this did not affect their placement in the race.
5: Janelle & Karin initially arrived 5th, but did not pay their taxi driver. They were instructed to return and pay their driver before being allowed to check-in. During this time, Zhang Yelin & Li Yang, checked in dropping them to 6th place.
6: Liu Weiwei & Lei Sheng elected to use the Express Pass to bypass the Detour in Leg 7.
7: Khai Shing & Khai Sheng initially arrived 1st, but incurred a 60-minute penalty for taking a taxi directly to Fisherman's Wharf, instead of a ferry, as specified in the clue. All other teams checked in during their penalty time, and they were eliminated from the race as a result.
8: Lei Sheng was unable to complete the Roadblock and elected to take a 2-hour penalty.

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