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A Kiss Saves the Day is the second episode of The Amazing Race 17.

Story

Route Markers

The order of departure from Eastnor Castle Meadow are as follows:

  1. Jill & Thomas (11:55 am)
  2. Nat & Kat (12:00 pm)
  3. Connor & Jonathan (12:20 pm)
  4. Brook & Claire (12:21 pm)
  5. Katie & Rachel (12:22 pm)
  6. Gary & Mallory (12:40 pm)
  7. Michael & Kevin (12:41 pm)
  8. Chad & Stephanie (12:50 pm)
  9. Andie & Jenna (1:35 pm)
  10. Nick & Vicki (1:45 pm)

Teams must fly to Accra, Ghana. Upon arrival, teams must make their way to Kwame Nkrumah Memorial Park, where they would find their next clue.

Teams must make their way to Makola Market, where they would find their next clue.

"Who thinks they can handle some shady dealings?"

The team member assigned to this Roadblock must sell enough sunglasses to make GH₵15, while selling no single pair for less than GH₵3, to receive their next clue.

The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:

Teams must take a taxi to Peace Motor Spare Parts in Teshie, where they would find their next clue.

Choice A: Tune In
Teams must travel to Adom Electronics and pick up a television antenna setup, bring it to a marked house, and set it up to the homeowner's satisfaction. If the television set picks up a proper signal, the homeowner would give their next clue.

Brook & Claire, Chad & Stephanie, Gary & Mallory, Michael & Kevin, and Nick & Vicki chose this task.


Choice B: Check Out
Teams must travel to Emmanuel's Woodshop, pick up a traditional Ga fantasy coffin, and deliver it to the Hello Coffin Showroom across town to receive their next clue.

Andie & Jenna, Connor & Jonathan, Jill & Thomas, Katie & Rachel, and Nat & Kat chose this task.

Teams must make their way to Kaneshie market to check in.
For coming in first place, Brook & Claire won a trip for two to Hawaii, provided by Travelocity.

Leaderboard

Legend:
     First Place •      Eliminated     Last placer on a Non-Elimination Leg     Season winner •      Season 2nd place •      Season 3rd place • Used the Fast Forwardϵ Used the Express Pass User of the first Double U-Turn slot • Recipient of the first Double U-Turn slot • User of the second Double U-Turn slot • Recipient of the second Double U-Turn slot
Brook & Claire
 1st place 
Brook & Claire
Home Shopping Hosts
Katie & Rachel
 2nd place 
Katie & Rachel
Beach Volleyball Partners
Michael & Kevin
 3rd place 
Michael & Kevin
Father/Son
Chad & Stephanie
 4th place 
Chad & Stephanie
Newly Dating
Jill & Thomas
 5th place 
Jill & Thomas
Dating
Connor & Jonathan
 6th place 
Connor & Jonathan
Ivy League A Capella Singers
Nat & Kat
 7th place 
Nat & Kat
Doctors
Nick & Vicki
 8th place 
Nick & Vicki
Dating
Gary & Mallory
 9th place 
Gary & Mallory
Father/Daughter
Andie & Jenna
 10th place 
Andie & Jenna
Birth Mom/Daughter

Trivia

  • This leg marks the first time that The Amazing Race visits the country of Ghana.
  • The episode title is said by Brook Roberts.

References

The Amazing Race 17 Episodes

"They Don't Call It The Amazing Race for Nothin!" · "A Kiss Saves the Day" · "In Phil We Trust" · "We Should Have Brought Gloves and Butt Pads" · "Tastes Like a Million Dollars" · "Run, Babushka, Run" · "I Want to Be in the Circus, That's Where I Belong" · "Ali Baba in a Suit" · "There's a Lot of Nuts and Bullets" · "I Hate Chinese Food" · "I'm Surrounded by Ninjas" · "Hi. I'm Sorry. I'm in a Race"

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