The Gloves Are Coming Off, the War Paint Is Coming On is the eighth episode of The Amazing Race Asia 3.


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Route Markers

The order of departure from A-Ma Cultural Village are as follows:

  1. Geoff & Tisha (4:04 am)
  2. Vince & Sam (4:14 am)
  3. A.D. & Fuzzie (5:40 am)
  4. Henry & Bernie (6:04 am)
  5. Ida & Tania (8:13 am)

Teams must take a taxi to the Ruins of Saint Paul's in Santo António to find their next clue.

Teams must take a taxi to Macau Tower in to find their next clue.

"Who wants a bird's eye view?"

The team member assigned to perform this Roadblock must bungee jump 233 meters from the top of Macau Tower to receive their next clue. The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:

Teams must take a ferry to Hong Kong. Once there, teams must make their way to the MASkargo warehouse at Hong Kong International Airport in Islands District, where they must search among several boxes for one addressed to them. Once they have finished reading the letters from their loved ones inside the box, they will receive their next clue.

For being the first team to finish the Roadblock, Geoff & Tisha were given a helicopter ride directly from Macau Heliport in Sé, Macau to Shun Tak Heliport in Central and Western District, Hong Kong instead of having to take a ferry.

Teams must fly to Kochi, Kerala, India. Once there, teams must make their way to Neelam Kulangara Devi Temple to find their next clue.

Teams must receive a good luck blessing from an Indian priest at Neelam Kulangara Devi Temple before receiving their next clue.

Teams must make their way to SPS Murugan Temple, where they must wash an elephant using traditional methods by using coconut husks to receive their next clue.

Choice A: Fish
Teams must make their way to the Chinese fishing nets at Fort Kochi and carry six large swordfish to a local seafood restaurant to receive their next clue.

Geoff & Tisha and Vince & Sam chose this task.

Choice B: Fill
Teams must fill an intricate floor pattern using colored rice, known as Rangoli, to receive their next clue.

A.D. & Fuzzie, Henry & Bernie, and Ida & Tania chose this task.

Teams must make their way to Bolgatty Palace to check in.

For coming in first place, Geoff & Tisha won a trip to Hong Kong from Caltex.


     First Place •      Eliminated     Last placer on a Non-Elimination Leg     Season winner •      Season 2nd place •      Season 3rd place • Used the Fast Forward> Used the Yield< Recipient of the Yield Used the U-Turn Recipient of the U-Turn
ASS3 GeoffTisha
 1st place 
Geoff & Tisha
ASS3 ADFuzzie
 2nd place 
A.D. & Fuzzie
Friends 15 Years
ASS3 IdaTania
 3rd place 
Ida & Tania
Actress & Heiress
ASS3 VinceSam
 4th place 
Vince & Sam
Best Buddies
ASS3 HenryBernie
 5th place 
Henry & Bernie
Brother & Sister



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