|The Amazing Race 19|
|Distance traveled||40,000 miles (64,372 km)|
|Starting line||Hacienda Heights, California|
|Finish line||Atlanta, Georgia|
|Filming dates||June 18, 2011 - July 10, 2011|
|Season run||September 25, 2011 - December 11, 2011|
|Number of legs||12|
|Number of teams||11|
|Winning team||Ernie & Cindy|
|Runner(s)-up|| Jeremy & Sandy|
Amani & Marcus
|Previous Season||The Amazing Race: Unfinished Business|
|Next Season||The Amazing Race 20|
The Amazing Race 19 is the nineteenth season of the reality television show, The Amazing Race. Applications were due on January 4, 2011. Casting interviews were scheduled in March 2011 and filming was in June/July 2011.
|Episode #||Leg #||Title||Air Date||Destination||First Place||Last Place||Finish|| Viewership|
|1||1||"Kindness of Strangers"||September 25, 2011||United States → Taiwan||Ernie & Cindy||Bill & Cathi|| Non-Elimination|
|2||2||"The Sprint of Our Life"||October 2, 2011||Taiwan → Indonesia||Andy & Tommy||Ron & Bill|| 1st Eliminated|
|Ethan & Jenna|| 2nd Eliminated|
|3||3||"Don't Lay Down on Me Now!"||October 9, 2011||Indonesia||Andy & Tommy||Kaylani & Lisa|| 3rd Eliminated|
|4||4||"This Is Gonna Be a Fine Mess"||October 16, 2011||Indonesia → Thailand||Andy & Tommy||Liz & Marie|| Non-Elimination|
|5||5||"I Feel Like I'm in the Circus"||October 23, 2011||Thailand||Amani & Marcus||Liz & Marie|| 4th Eliminated|
|6||6||"We Love Your Country Already; It Is Very Spacious"||October 30, 2011||Thailand → Malawi||Andy & Tommy||Amani & Marcus|| Non-Elimination|
|7||7||"Move Goat"||November 6, 2011||Malawi||Andy & Tommy||Justin & Jennifer|| 5th Eliminated|
|8||8||"Super Shady"||November 13, 2011||Malawi → Denmark||Ernie & Cindy||Laurence & Zac|| 6th Eliminated|
|9||9||"It's Speedo Time"||November 20, 2011||Denmark → Germany → Belgium||Amani & Marcus||Bill & Cathi|| Ordered to|
|10||10||"Release the Brake!"||November 27, 2011||Belgium||Andi & Tommy||Bill & Cathi|| 7th Elimanted|
|11||11||"We Are Charlie Chaplin"||December 4, 2011||Belgium → Panama||Jeremy & Sandy||Andy & Tommy|| 8th Elimanted|
|12||12||"Go Out and Get It Done"||December 11, 2011||Panama → United States||Ernie & Cindy||Amani & Marcus||3rd place|
|Jeremy & Sandy||2nd place|
This chart shows each teams ranking per leg according to their official check in at the Pit Stop. However, time penalties issued before the start of the next leg due to improperly performed tasks are not reflected here.
|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|
|1||Ernie & Cindy||1||4||5||5||3||5||2ϵ||1⊂||2||3||2||1||2.83||7-6|
|2||Jeremy & Sandy||2||6||3||3||7||3||6||5||3||2||1||2||3.59||6-7|
|3||Amani & Marcus||5||9||6||6||1||7||4||4||1||4||3||3||4.42||6-7|
|4||Andy & Tommy||7||1||1||1||5||1||1||3||4||1||4||2.64||6-6|
|5||Bill & Cathi||11||7||7||7||2||6||3||2⊃⋐||5||5||5.50||6-5|
|6||Laurence & Zac||6||2||2||4||6||4||5⊂||6⋑||4.38||4-5|
|7||Justin & Jennifer||3||8||4||2||4||2||7||4.29||4-4|
|8||Liz & Marie||10||5||8||8||8||7.80||2-4|
|9||Kaylani & Lisa||9H||3||9||7.00||1-2|
|10||Ethan & Jenna||4||10||7.00||2-0|
|11||Ron & Bill||8||11||9.50||1-1|
1: Kaylani performed the Hazard task.
2: Eight of the 11 teams arrived at the Pit Stop without donating all of their money at the 'Aisyiyah Orphanage (see below), and had to go back and donate the rest of their money before being allowed to check in. The initial placements for all teams are as follows (the three boldfaced teams were not turned back): 1st: Ernie & Cindy; 2nd: Liz & Marie; 3rd: Bill & Cathi; 4th: Andy & Tommy; 5th: Jeremy & Sandy; 6th: Justin & Jennifer; 7th: Amani & Marcus; 8th: Laurence & Zac; 9th: Ethan & Jenna; 10th: Kaylani & Lisa; 11th: Ron & Bill
3: Leg 2 was a double-elimination leg. The last two teams to be checked in at the Pit Stop were both eliminated.
4: Laurence & Zac initially arrived 1st, but were issued a 15-minute penalty for using more than the allowed number of buckets at the Grass Fed Detour (see below). During this time, Andy & Tommy checked in for a 1st place finish, dropping Laurence & Zac to 2nd.
5: Leg 5 had two Roadblocks and no Detour. The team member who sat out the first Roadblock was required to perform the second one.
6: Justin & Jennifer and Bill & Cathi initially arrived in 1st and 3rd, respectively, but did not pay the truck drivers who helped them to the Pit Stop. They were required to turn back and pay their drivers, ultimately dropping them to 2nd and 6th, respectively.
7: Ernie & Cindy used the Express Pass to bypass the Detour in Leg 7.
8: Laurence & Zac used their U-Turn power on Amani & Marcus. However, Amani & Marcus had already passed them and were not affected by the U-Turn.
9: Leg 9 had no mandatory rest period between legs, and all teams were ordered to continue racing. The team who checked in last on this legs did not face a Speed Bump in the next leg.
- First time visits to Malawi, Denmark, and Belgium.
- First season to introduce a Hazard.
- First season to have a Double Elimination.
- First season to have tablets used in the U-Turns, removing the usage of the "Courtesy Of" photos.
- Third season to not have a Fast Forward in the race course (after The Amazing Race 14, which the Fast Forward went unaired and The Amazing Race 18, which was not available).
- Fourth season to features all male-female team in the final three after the back-to-back chain from Season 5 until Season 7, coincidentally all the final three teams were involved love relationship among their own team member.
- First season to have U-Turns on back-to-back legs.
- First time visit to Indonesia.
- Third season to have no one eliminated at the pit stop in the first leg (after The Amazing Race 15 and The Amazing Race 18).
- Second season to eliminate multiple teams in the same country (Ethan and Jenna, Ron and Bill & Kaylani and Lisa, all in Indonesia). The first was The Amazing Race 8 were seven teams eliminated in their home country, which was the United States.
- First season since the Season 11: All Stars to have four non-elimination legs (Including the one double length leg between leg 9 and leg 10).
- Only season after Season 18 to have no teams participating again in All-Stars (2014).
- The final four teams dominate the leg wins in this season, (Andy & Tommy with 6 wins, Ernie & Cindy with 3 wins, Amani & Marcus with 2 wins, Jeremy & Sandy with 1 win)
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