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Astrid Elena Velásquez Aristizabal and Alejandra "Aleja" Velásquez Aristizabal are a team of Sisters on The Amazing Race 5 (Latin America).

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Astrid

  • Age: 34
  • Hometown: Medellín, Colombia
  • Occupation: Studied Chemical Engineering, Technology in Marketing and Business Administration

Aleja

  • Age: 28
  • Hometown: Medellín, Colombia
  • Occupation: Staff coordinator; Studied English and Metalworking

The Amazing Race 5 (Latin America)

Race History

Astrid & Aleja's Race History
Episode Leg Destination(s) Detour Choice
(underlined)
Roadblock
Performer
Placement Notes
1 1 Colombia No Detour Aleja 10 of 11
2 2 Colombia No Detour Aleja 5 of 10 [1]
Astrid
3 3 Colombia No Detour Astrid 6 of 9 [2]
Aleja
4 4 Colombia → Peru Entregar / Observar Astrid 7 of 9 [3]
5 5 Peru Fuerzas Especiales / Paracaidistas Aleja 7 of 9ϵ [4][5]
6 6 Peru → Curaçao No Detour Aleja 7 of 7 [6]
Astrid
Average 7.00
Legend:
     The team keep racing
     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 or keep racing on a No-Rest Leg.
     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 U-Turn
Recipient of the U-Turn
The team that used the second slot of the "Double U-Turn"
Recipient of a second U-Turn due to the "Double U-Turn" twist

Notes:
1: Leg 2 had two Roadblocks and no Detour. The team member who sat out of the first Roadblock would have to perform the second.
2: Leg 3 also had two Roadblocks and no Detour. The team member who sat out of the first Roadblock would have to perform the second.
3: Astrid & Aleja initially arrived 6th, however they received a 15-minute penalty for traveling by mototaxi instead of by taxi to the Club Deportivo Caza y Pesca as instructed on the clue. This dropped them to 7th.
4: Astrid & Aleja used their Express Pass given to them by Evelyn & Jorge to bypass an additional task in the Club Universitario de Regatas during Leg 5.
5: Astrid & Aleja originally arrived in 7th, however they received a 1-hour penalty for failing to complete the Roadblock. Since other teams also received penalties, their placement remained unchanged.
6: Leg 6 also had two Roadblocks and no Detour. The team member who sat out of the first Roadblock would have to perform the second.

Post-Race

Trivia

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The Amazing Race 5 (Latin America) Teams
 Ari & Ra
Siblings
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 Astrid & Aleja
Sisters
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LAS5 DéboraRenata.png
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 Filippo & Eddy
Brothers-in-Law
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 Juanjo & Beto
Married
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LAS5 KarinaBraian.png
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