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Richard "Rich" Kuo and Dominique "Dom" Jones are a team of Motivational Speakers on The Amazing Race 34.

Rich & Dom generally placed near the back of the pack due to Rich constantly having to both drive and navigate, as Dom admitted that she was not good at either. This finally caught up with them during the Megaleg in Italy where a day of difficulty navigating, combined with Dom struggling with the second Roadblock, led to their elimination in 10th place.

Profile[]

Retrieved from Parade.com[1]

Rich Kuo and Dom Jones, motivational speakers from Huntington Beach, California.

Rich, 32, is a life coach. Dom, 35, is a gym owner. The two have been partners for three years and, true to their vocations, hope to serve as a motivational light to both the viewers and the world at large. The pair hopes Dom's social game will take them far, as her self-proclaimed "merfairy" vibe will hopefully make the win far from mythical.

The Amazing Race 34[]

Race History[]

Rich & Dom's Race History
Episode Leg Destination(s) Detour Choice
(underlined)
Roadblock
Performer
Placement Notes
1 1 Germany No Detour Rich 9 of 12
2 2 Germany → Austria Bells Ringin' / Partner Swingin' Dom 9 of 11 [1]
3 3 Austria → Italy Head of the Class / The Big Cheese Rich 9 of 10 [2]
4 Italy Eye for Fashion / Window of Opportunity Dom 10 of 10
Average 9.33
Legend:
     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
     The team that won The Amazing Race
     The team that crossed the Finish Line second
     The team that crossed the Finish Line third

Notes:
1: Rich & Dom initially arrived 8th, but were not allowed to check in because they did were not wearing the complete provided outfits, as required by their clue. By the time they retrieved the missing garment and returned to the mat, Aubrey & David had already checked in, dropping them to 9th place.
2: Leg 3 was a megaleg, with two Detours and two Roadblocks, shown over two episodes. The placement listed in the top row reflect the order teams completed the first half's roadblock.

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Interviews[]

  • Joyce Eng at Gold Derby (10/13/2022): "'The Amazing Race's' Rich and Dom on that sculpting meltdown: 'Being a motivational speaker does not mean you're perfect'"
  • Mike Bloom at Parade (10/13/2022): "'The Amazing Race 34's' Rich Kuo and Dom Jones Tell Their Post-Race Engagement Story"
  • Rob Cesternino and Jessica Liese at Rob has a Website (10/13/2022): "Amazing Race 34 | Rich and Dom Exit Interview"
  • Nicole Weaver at YouTube (10/13/2022): "The Amazing Race 34: Rich and Dom Exit Interview"

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Reality Romance
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Long-Lost Twins
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Newlyweds
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Father/Daughter
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Military Brothers
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