|The Amazing Race 4|
|Distance traveled||44,000 miles (71,000 km)|
|Starting line||Los Angeles, California|
|Finish line||Phoenix, Arizona|
|Filming dates||January 18, 2003 - February 14, 2003|
|Season run||May 29, 2003 - August 21, 2003|
|Number of legs||13|
|Number of teams||12|
|Winning team||Reichen & Chip|
|Runner(s)-up|| Kelly & Jon|
David & Jeff
|Previous Season||The Amazing Race 3|
|Next Season||The Amazing Race 5|
The Amazing Race 4 is the fourth season of the reality television show, The Amazing Race. It premiered on May 23, 2003 and ended on August 21, 2003 on CBS.
|Episode #||Leg #||Title||Air Date||Destination||First Place||Last Place||Finish|| Viewership|
|1||1||"Cheaters Never Win...And They Cheated!"||May 29, 2003||United States → Italy||Amanda & Chris||Debra & Steve||1st Eliminated|
|Millie & Chuck|
|Steve & Josh|
|2||2||"It Doesn't Say Anything About First Come, First Served - and We're Bigger"||June 5, 2003||Italy||Steve & Dave||Amanda & Chris|| 2nd Eliminated|
|3||3||"I Wasn't Even Going to Touch You Until You Slammed My Head Backwards!"||June 12, 2003||Italy → Austria||Steve & Josh||Russell & Cindy|| 3rd Eliminated|
|4||4||"Check Your Tires Because... Oh God, You Never Know What'll Happen!"||June 19, 2003||Austria → France||Tian & Jaree||Steve & Josh|| 4th Eliminated|
|5||5||"You Are Just Deliberately Trying To Make Us Lose!"||June 26, 2003||France → The Netherlands||Millie & Chuck||Steve & Dave|| 5th Eliminated|
|6||6||"I Could Have Never Been Prepared For What I'm Looking At Right Now"||July 3, 2003||The Netherlands → India||David & Jeff||Monica & Sheree|| 6th Eliminated|
|7||7||"We're Going Down The Wrong Side Of The Freeway...And The Lights Are Off!"||July 10, 2003||India||David & Jeff||Tian & Jaree|| 7th Eliminated|
|8||8||"The Princess Reminded Me of My Grandmother. She Was Very Old But Still Very, Very With It"||July 17, 2003||India → Malaysia||Jon & Al||Kelly & Jon|| Non-Elimination|
|9||9||"We're Not at Charm School Learning How to Be a Gentleman, We're Racing"||July 24, 2003||Malaysia||Reichen & Chip||Millie & Chuck|| 8th Eliminated|
|10||10||"That's Me. That's My Face. Just Hit My Face. Hit My Face!"||July 31, 2003||Malaysia → South Korea||Kelly & Jon||David & Jeff|| Non-Elimination|
|11||11||"Such a Nice Pheromone Smell to You; Just Makes Me Want to Stay Close"||August 7, 2003||South Korea → Australia||David & Jeff||Jon & Al|| 9th Eliminated|
|12||12||"He's A Couple Of Ticks Away From Having A Heart Attack"||August 14, 2003||Australia||David & Jeff||Kelly & Jon|| Non-Elimination|
|13||13||"It's Like Adam Building His First House!"||August 21, 2003||Australia → United States||Reichen & Chip||David & Jeff||3rd place|
|Kelly & Jon||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||Leg 13||Average|
|1||Reichen & Chip||9||2||3||5||4||2||5||2||1►||2||3||2||1||3.15||4-7|
|2||Kelly & Jon||6||3||8||7||3||3||3||5||4||1||2||3||2||3.85||2-10|
|3||David & Jeff||10||5||7||6||6||1||1||4||3||4||1►||1||3||4.00||5-6|
|4||Jon & Al||7||6||6||2||2||6||2||1||2||3||4||3.72||4-6|
|5||Millie & Chuck||1||8||5||2||1►||4||4||3||5||3.67||2-5|
|6||Tian & Jaree||11||4||4||1►||7||5||6||5.43||6-0|
|7||Monica & Sheree||4►||10||2||4||5||7||5.33||3-2|
|8||Steve & Dave||5||1►||9||8||8||6.20||2-1|
|9||Steve & Josh||1||9||1►||9||5.00||0-2|
|10||Russell & Cindy||8||7||10||8.33||2-0|
|11||Amanda & Chris||1||11||6.00||0-1|
|12||Debra & Steve||12||12.00||0-0|
1: Millie & Chuck, Steve & Josh, and Amanda & Chris all agreed to a three-way tie for 1st place after the three teams stepped on the Pit Stop mat at the same time.
2: Jon & Al and Millie & Chuck both agreed to a 2nd place tie after both teams stepped on the Pit Stop mat at the same time.
3: Reichen & Chip initially arrived 2nd, but they drove to the Pit Stop instead of traveling on foot and were issued a 35-minute penalty. As Reichen & Chip were waiting out their penalty, Kelly & Jon checked in, dropping Reichen & Chip to 3rd.
4: David & Jeff had fallen so far behind that they were unable to complete the final leg. Once David & Jeff reached Hawaii and arrived at the first route marker, they were informed that the race was over.
5: On the Amazing Race website, Jeff said that during the final leg, he did the final roadblock after the teams had checked in.
- First time visits to the Netherlands and South Korea.
- First season also to visit Austria and Malaysia as a Pit Stop.
- Second season to feature twelve teams.
- Second season to have only three non-elimination legs.
- Last season to have Fast Forwards available on every leg.
- First season where the top three in the first leg were all eliminated
- Most number of teams who won a leg, 9 teams.
- Most number of teams who won the Fast Forward, 7 teams.
- Lowest number of teams who did not win a leg, 3 teams.
- Most number of all-male teams, 5 (Tied with Season 23).
- Last season to feature multiple ties at the Pit Stop.
- Longest episode titles out of any season.
- There are three Steves in this race.
- Last season (until Season 27) to feature a Fast Forward on Leg 1.
- Least amount female contestants in the final three, 1. (Tied with Season 1, Season 9, Season 16, Season 21)
- One of two standard format seasons to have no teams returning in All-Stars.
Pit Stop GreetersEdit
- Click here for this season's Greeters
- Cara DiPasquale & Kris Karnopp at Chicago Tribune (05/08/2003): "Amazing Race wins coveted 'Survivor' slot"
- Heather Havrilesky at Salon (08/18/2003): "Those amazing animals!"
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