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Steph LeClair and Kristen McKenzie are a Dating team and the Official Winners of The Amazing Race Canada 4.

Profile[]

Retrieved from CTV.ca[1]

Steph[]

Age: 27
Occupation: Lawyer
Current City: Toronto
Hometown: Kitchener, Ont.
Strengths: Athletic, problem solving, and quick thinker
Fears/Phobia: Snakes
Favourite Travel Destination: Aruba
Pet Peeve about Teammate: "When she doesn't put her clothes away and when she gives me the silent treatment."
How did you train for the Race? - We kept up with our consistent workout schedule, re-watched Seasons 2 and 3 of 'The Amazing Race Canada,' tried running a few times with weighted backpacks and I learned how to drive stick!
What's the next big thing in your life you'd like to accomplish? - Win the 'The Amazing Race Canada.'
Why did you choose this as your racing outfit? - We tried to pick clothes that are sporty, super comfortable, but also cute at the same time.

Kristen[]

Age: 25
Occupation: Sales Account Executive
Current City: Toronto
Hometown: Guelph, Ont.
Strengths: Endurance, quick learner, and attention to detail
Fears/Phobia: Sharks
Favourite Travel Destination: Costa Rica
Pet Peeve about Teammate: "Sometimes she needs to know too many details, like about how my day was, exactly how many meetings I had, and what I had for lunch!"
What's one thing you wish you could bring on the Race? - A stylist to give me that 'I woke up like this' look every AM. I'm going to need all the help I can get.
What's the next big thing in your life you'd like to accomplish? - Win 'The Amazing Race Canada.
How did you choose your team colour? - We don't typically wear a ton of colour in our everyday lives, so we tried our best to pick up some colourful tops.

Team Bio[]

Steph and Kristen are former varsity softball athletes who have played at university and provincial levels, so it goes without saying that they're tough, focused on winning, and work well as a team. This couple met years ago, but with Kristen on a scholarship in Pittsburgh and Steph in Detroit, it wasn't until they reconnected after university that the sparks began to fly. At first, they were forced into a long distance relationship for over a year. It didn't take long, however, for Kristen to persuade Steph to move to Toronto after she graduated from law school.

These two are competitive by nature and plan to use their athletic skills in the race. They can play as a team, but know it is just as imperative to sometimes step up to the plate alone and hit it out of the park.

Steph and Kristen hope to prove that two women can win "The Amazing Race Canada" and would use the prize money to invest in a property together. Steph would also pay off her law school debt and Kristen would use the financial freedom to discover her true passions and pursue them.

Fun Facts[]

Motto: "She's always right"
If you and your teammate were a pop duo, what would your name be? We're Not Sisters
Walk on song: "Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now" – Starship
Team they most associate with from previous seasons: Natalie and Meaghan
If you could be an animal what would you be?

  • Steph: Dog
  • Kristen: Dog

The Amazing Race Canada 4[]

Race History[]

Steph & Kristen's Race History
Episode Leg Destination(s) Detour Choice
(underlined)
Roadblock
Performer
Placement Notes
1 1 Northwest Territories → Alberta No Detour Steph 2 of 10 [1]
Kristen
2 2 Alberta Sim / Swim Kristen 6 of 9
3 3 Alberta → Vietnam Vibrate / Hydrate Steph 2 of 9
4 4 Vietnam Flip Flop / V-Pop Kristen 2 of 8
5 5 Vietnam → British Columbia No Detour Kristen 1 of 7 [1]
Steph
6 6 British Columbia → Ontario Dry Dock / Art Rock Steph 1 of 6
7 7 Ontario On the Field / Offshore Kristen 1 of 6 [2]
9 8 Ontario → Cuba Sugar / Shake Steph 3 of 5
10 9 Cuba → Nova Scotia Feel the Rhythm / Feel the Burn No Roadblock 2 of 5
11 10 Nova Scotia → New Brunswick 1867 / 1879 Steph 1 of 4
12 11 New Brunswick → Quebec No Detour Steph 1 of 3 [1]
Kristen
Average 2.00
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
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
The team that lost the Double Battle

Notes:
1: This leg had two Roadblocks and no Detour. The team member who sat out the first Roadblock was required to do perform the second one.
2: Steph & Kristen had not used their Express Pass by the deadline at the end of the 7th leg and were required to hand it to Jon at the Pit Stop.

Post Race[]

Trivia[]

  • Part of the grand prize of Season 4 was the winning teams' choice of any of the Chevrolet vehicles driven during the Race. At the reunion show, both chose the Colorado trucks from Leg 1.

Franchise Records[]

  • Steph & Kristen are the first lesbian team to win a leg.
  • The second team to not use an Express Pass without being eliminated (after Lincoln & Tiến Đạt).
  • First lesbian team to reach the final leg of the race.
  • First lesbian team to win the race.
  • Highest racing average all-female team who won in any Amazing Race franchise, at 2.00.

Canada Records[]

  • First romantically involved couple to qualify for the final leg. Later, the first couple to cross the Finish Line first and win the race.
  • First women to win The Amazing Race Canada.

External links[]

Social Media[]


References[]

The Amazing Race Canada 4 Teams
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Best Friends
CAS4 AnneTanya
 Anthony & Brandon
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CAS4 AnthonyBrandon
 Frankie & Amy
Mother/Daughter
CAS4 FrankieAmy
 Joel & Ashley
Father/Daughter
CAS4 JoelAshley
CAS4 JulieLowell
 Kelly & Kate
Best Friends and Business Partners
CAS4 KellyKate
 Rita & Yvette
Twin Sisters
CAS4 RitaYvette
 Steph & Kristen
Dating
CAS4 StephKristen
CAS4 StéphaneAntoine
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United States
(flagship)
 Rob & Brennan
Best Friends/Lawyers
S1 RobBrennan
 Chris & Alex
Lifelong Friends
S2 ChrisAlex
 Flo & Zach
Friends
S3 FloZach
S4 ReichenChip
 Chip & Kim
Married Parents
S5 ChipKim
 Freddy & Kendra
Engaged Models
S6 FreddyKendra
S7 UchennaJoyce
 Linz Family
Siblings
S8 LinzFamily
 BJ & Tyler
Best Friends
S9 BJTyler
S10 TylerJames
S11 EricDanielle
 TK & Rachel
Newly Dating
S12 TKRachel
 Nick & Starr
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S13 NickStarr
 Tammy & Victor
Siblings/Lawyers
S14 TammyVictor
S15 MeghanCheyne
 Dan & Jordan
Brothers
S16 DanJordan
 Nat & Kat
Doctors
S17 NatKat
 Kisha & Jen
Sisters
S18 KishaJen
 Ernie & Cindy
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S19 ErnieCindy
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S20 RachelDave
 Josh & Brent
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S21 JoshBrent
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S22 BatesAnthony
 Jason & Amy
Dating
S23 JasonAmy
 Dave & Connor
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S24 DaveConnor
 Amy & Maya
Food Scientists
S25 AmyMaya
 Laura & Tyler
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S26 LauraTyler
 Kelsey & Joey
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S27 KelseyJoey
 Dana & Matt
Engaged
S28 DanaMatt
 Brooke & Scott
#TeamBrooke andScott
S29 BrookeScott
S30 CodyJessica
 Colin & Christie
Life Partners
S31 ColinChristie
 Will & James
Dating
S32 WillJames
 Kim & Penn
Internet Personalities
S33 KimPenn
 Derek & Claire
Reality Romance
S34 DerekClaire
 Greg & John
Brothers/Computer Scientists
S35 GregJohn
 Ricky & Cesar
Boyfriends
S36 RickyCesar
Asia
 Joe Jer & Zabrina
Co-Workers
ASS1 JoeJerZabrina
 Adrian & Collin
Gym Buddies
ASS2 AdrianCollin
 Vince & Sam
Best Buddies
ASS3 VinceSam
 Parul & Maggie
Beauty Queens
ASS5 ParulMaggie
Australia
AUS1 TylerNathan
 Daniel & Ryan
Intensive Care Nurses
AUS3 DanielRyan
 Tim & Rod
Newlyweds
AUS4 TimRod
 Heath & Toni
Memory Makers
AUS6 HeathToni
 Alli & Angie
Mother/Daughter
AUS7 AlliAngie
 Darren & Tristan
Uncle/Nephew
AUS7 DarrenTristan
 Emma & Hayley
Sisters
AUS7 EmmaHayley
Brazil
BRS1 PatríciaSane
Canada
 Tim & Tim
Father & Son
CAS1 TimTim
 Mickey & Pete
Best Friends
CAS2 MickeyPete
 Gino & Jesse
Brothers
CAS3 GinoJesse
 Steph & Kristen
Dating
CAS4 StephKristen
 Sam & Paul
Dating Couple
CAS5 SamPaul
 Courtney & Adam
Engaged First Responders
CAS6 CourtneyAdam
CAS7 AnthonyJames
 Catherine & Craig
Best Friends
CAS8 CatherineCraig
 Ty & Kat
Dating
CAS9 TyKat
China
CNS1 ZhongHanliangJackie
 Geng & Xin
Friends
CNS2 HanGengWuXin
CNS4 JiaJingwenXiuJiekai
China Rush
 Charlie & Rachel
Flirtatious Friends
CRS1 CharlieRachel
 Lily & Jan
Dating Couple
CRS2 LilyJan
Finland
 Kaisa & Mari
Friends
FNS1 KaisaMari
France
 Anthony & Sonja
Cyber Friends
FRS1 AnthonySonja
Israel
 Shay & Guy
Business Partners
ILS1 ShayGuy
 Bar & Inna
Painter & Saleswoman
ILS2 BarInna
 Talia & Koby
Newlyweds
ILS3 TaliaKoby
 Shay & Shani
Friends
ILS4 ShayShani
 Amit & Raz
Father/Son
ILS5 AmitRaz
ILS6 EvelinTohar
 Tia & Fay
Models
ILS7 TiaFay
 Yael & Yosiel
Cousins
ILS8 YaelYosiel
Latin America
LAS1 TamaraMatías
LAS2 CarlosMauricio
LAS4 DanielCésar
 Giovanni & Juan Carlos
Brothers-in-Law
LAS6 GiovanniJuanCarlos
Norway
 Morten & Truls
Brothers
NOS1 MortenTruls
 Omar & Bilal
Brothers
NOS2 OmarBilal
The Philippines
 LJ & CJ
Celebrity Best Friends
PHS1 LJCJ
 Matt & Phoebe
Dating Couple
PHS2 MattPhoebe
Ukraine
 Valeria & Bohdana
Beauty Queens
UAS1 ValeriaBohdana
Vietnam
 Hương Giang & Criss
Singer/Athlete
VNS3 HươngGiangCriss
 Ngọc Anh & Nhật Anh
Diving Coaches
VNS4 NgọcAnhNhậtAnh
 Lincoln & Tiến Đạt
Hotel Manager/Rapper
VNS5 LincolnTiếnĐạt
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