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Christopher Peever "Chris" DiLoreto and Aleisha Rose Groth are a team of Geek & Princess on The Amazing Race Australia 5.

Despite many difficulties, they consistently finished in good positions, being in contention to make the final against more physically imposing teams. They excelled in puzzle and stage challenges, but were much less effective at corporal endurance and eating challenges. They frequently placed second behind Ashleigh and Amanda, eventually leading to a rivalry between the two teams. However, they found themselves alienated from the four teams in the "Originals" alliance later on, resulting in them being sabotaged 3 times (though one of these was from a stowaway team they were on good terms with for persistently finishing well and being a "threat"). While they managed to overcome all three sabotages, the alliance factor became crucial in Tooraweenah, Broken Hill, and Silverton. On leg 21, they were pushed back to the last place by a U-Turn from Brendon and Jackson (where they struggled due to the challenge conflicting with their vegan diet on a non-elimination leg). On leg 22 they were caught up by a struggling Jaskirat & Anurag being given answers by Ashleigh & Amanda in the Wheels counting task, and later finishing last in the Shoey task. This resulted in their elimination in 4th place.

Profile

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High school sweethearts and newlyweds Chris and Aleisha, are used to a fairy tale ending.

Having spent the last 12 years working as a princess in Disneyland, Aleisha is ready to trade her glass slippers for racing boots, with her self-proclaimed nerdy husband Chris by her side.

Although it may seem like it's all rainbows and woodland creatures for this team, they're prepared to do whatever it takes to win - even if it means using their sweetness to sneak past the competition.

Known for spontaneously bursting into song, this dynamic duo would use the prize money for helping others, as well as setting up their futures.

Get to know Team Geek & Princess

What are you looking forward to the least on The Amazing Race Australia?
Chris: I'm really concerned about getting lost. I get lost around my neighbourhood and around shopping centres. I am highly reliant on technology to help.
What would you do with the prize money?
Aleisha: Get a cottage for Chris and I so we can finally have our first baby - we really want to start our family. I also want to start an animal rescue farm and take in unwanted pets and farm animals

The Amazing Race Australia 5

Race History

Chris & Aleisha's Race History
Episode Leg Destination(s) Detour Choice
(underlined)
Roadblock
Performer
Placement Notes
1 1 Queensland Food / Bev No Roadblock 3 of 14
2 2 Queensland Swim to the Beat / Snappy Feet Chris 8 of 13
3 3 Queensland Pick / Polish No Roadblock 8 of 12
4 4 Queensland On Air / On Time Aleisha 7 of 12
5 5 Queensland No Detour Chris 4 of 11
Chris
6 6 Queensland Restoration / Rehabilitation No Roadblock 5 of 9
7 7 Queensland → Northern Territory Treat It / Eat It Chris 4 of 10
8 8 Northern Territory Chomp / Stomp Aleisha 2 of 9
9 9 Northern Territory Build / Bathe No Roadblock 2 of 8
10 10 Northern Territory → South Australia Above / Below Aleisha 1 of 10
11 11 South Australia Slap / Snag Chris 8 of 9 [1]
12 12 South Australia Toss / Roll No Roadblock 6 of 8§
13 13 South Australia → Queensland Brains / Brawn Lady and the Tramp / Eat Like a Champ Chris 5 of 8
14 14 Queensland Cuckoo / Candy Aleisha 7 of 8
15 15 Queensland Cheery / Paniyiri No Roadblock 2 of 7§
16 16 Queensland → Tasmania Sweets / Spirits Chris 3 of 7
17 17 Tasmania Crush / Crunch No Roadblock 5 of 6 [2]
18 18 Tasmania Small Cows / Big Cheese Aleisha 4 of 5§
19 19 Tasmania → New South Wales Pit / Paddle No Roadblock 2 of 5
20 20 New South Wales Lunch / Launch Aleisha 2 of 5 [3]
Chris
21 21 New South Wales Crack / Corral Chris 4 of 4 [4]
22 22 New South Wales No Detour Chris 4 of 4
Average 4.36
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
ֆ This team was given a Salvage, giving them an advantage in the leg
§ This team was given a Sabotage, penalizing them throughout the leg
⏭︎ The team used the First Class pass to skip the leg

Notes:
1: Chris & Aleisha initially arrived 7th, but were issued a 20 minute penalty for timing out of the challenge at the Adelaide Oval. Stan & Wayne checked in during this time, dropping them to 8th place.
2: Chris & Aleisha and Brendon & Jackson did not complete the Intersection. As they arrived last to the Pitstop within the bottom two in a non-elimination leg, they were told that they their time penalty was voided.
3: Leg 20 had two Roadblocks and no Detour. The team member who sat out the first Roadblock was required to perform the second one.
4: Chris & Aleisha checked in last on a Non-Elimination Leg and were not assigned a Salvage or a Sabotage. They did not have to face a Speed Bump in the next leg.

Post Race

Trivia

  • Chris & Aleisha ran the most consecutive legs of any Amazing Race team in a single season, 22.
  • They placed second more than any team in their race (5 times overall)

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References

The Amazing Race Australia 5 Teams
 Alex & Jack
Twin Models
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 Ashleigh & Amanda
Gold Coast Girls
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 Chris & Aleisha
Geek & Princess
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 Dwes & Katherine
Kimberly Cousins
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 Holly & Dolor
Power Couple
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 Jaskirat & Anurag
Super Sikhs
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 Jobelle & Rani
Daughter & Dad
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 Jordan & Violeta
Dancing Exes
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 Malaan & Tina
Childhood Friends
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 MJ & Chelsea
Footy Mates
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 Shane & Deb
Parents
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 Stan & Wayne
Bodybuilders
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