Part Like the Red Sea is the ninth episode of The Amazing Race 23.
The order of departure from the Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel are as follows:
- Nicole & Travis (12:38 am)
- Jason & Amy (12:52 am)
- Tim & Marie (1:15 am)
- Leo & Jamal (2:06 am)
- Ally & Ashley (2:06 am)
Teams were moved from the Mercure Grand Hotel to the Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel prior to departure.Leo & Jamal left two minutes later than their scheduled departure time (2:04 am) due to accidentally oversleeping.
Teams must pick up two Priangan rams from marked Kei trucks, then take them to the ram arena to participate in a traditional West Javanese ram fight. Once the rams have butted heads, they must take them back to the trucks to receive their next clue.
Teams must make their way to Rancaekek Station, then take a train back to Bandung. Once at the Bandung railway station, they would find their next clue at the station platform.
Choice A: For the Elephants
Teams must make their way to the Simpang Dago Market, where they must pick up eight watermelons, two bunches of bananas, a dozen sweet potatoes, and five stalks of sugar cane and transport them to the Bandung Zoo. Once there, they must use one of the provided hand trolleys to transport the food to the elephant enclosure, where they would feed the elephants to receive their next clue.
Only Nicole & Travis chose this task.
Choice B: For the Birds
Teams must pick up two matching Peach-faced Lovebirds from Kios Pak Dedi at Sukahaji Market and take them to a bird song competition at the Sumber Sari Arena. After entering the birds into the competition, they must get their birds to sing and scored by a judge to receive their next clue.
Teams must make their way to Saung Angklung Udjo, where they would find their next clue.
"Who has an inkling for Angklung?"
The team member assigned to perform this Roadblock must properly assemble an angklung, a traditional Indonesian musical instrument made of tubes of bamboo. Once they have assembled the stand correctly and can play a complete octave, one of the students would give them their next clue.
The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:
First Place • Eliminated • Last placer on a Non-Elimination Leg • Season winner • Season 2nd place • Season 3rd place • ► Used the Fast Forward• ϵ 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
- This episode won the 2014 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Competition Program.
- The episode title is said by Ashley Covert.
|The Amazing Race 23 Episodes|
"We're Not in Oklahoma No More" · "Zip It, Bingo" · "King Arthur Style" · "Beards in the Wind" · "Get Our Groove On" · "Choir Boy at Heart" · "Speed Dating Is the Worst" · "One Hot Camel" · "Part Like the Red Sea" · "Cobra in My Teeth" · "Amazing Crazy Race"