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Your Target is Your Partner's Face is the second episode of The Amazing Race 14.

Story

Route Markers

The order of departure from Hotel Stechelberg are as follows:

  1. Margie & Luke (2:56 am)
  2. Tammy & Victor (2:57 am)
  3. Mark & Michael (2:59 am)
  4. Mel & Mike (3:18 am)
  5. Amanda & Kris (3:47 am)
  6. Brad & Victoria (3:56 am)
  7. Jaime & Cara (3:59 am)
  8. Kisha & Jen (4:02 am)
  9. Steve & Linda (4:04 am)
  10. Christie & Jodi (4:12 am)

Teams must fly to Munich, Germany. Upon arrival, teams must drive themselves to Ruhpolding and take a cable car to the top of Rauschberg, where they would find their next clue.

"Who's ready to fly like an eagle?"

The team member assigned to perform this Roadblock must choose an instructor and, in tandem, paraglide off Rauschberg 6,000 feet below to a landing area, where their partner would be waiting. In the event of unfavorable winds, they have a choice between waiting an undetermined amount of time for optimal weather conditions or taking a 60-minute hike down the mountain to the landing area. Once at the landing area, they would find their next clue.

The Roadblock performers per team are underlined:

Everyone except Mel opted to hike down the mountain due to unfavorable wind conditions.

Teams must drive themselves to Schönau am Königssee and find the bobsled track, where they would find their next clue.

Choice A: Balancing Dolly
Teams must ride Segways over a 2-mile road obstacle course to receive their next clue.

Jaime & Cara, Kisha & Jen, Mark & Michael, and Mel & Mike chose this task.


Choice B: Austrian Folly
Teams must enter a party tent and take turns throwing Bavarian pies on their partner's face until they have found one with cherry filling. Once they have found a pie with cherry filling, they would receive their next clue.

Amanda & Kris, Brad & Victoria, Christie & Jodi, Margie & Luke, Steve & Linda, and Tammy & Victor chose this task.

Teams must make their way on foot to Holzsäger and wait for the Tyrolean woodcutters to cut a piece of wood. Once teams have their piece of wood, it would be stamped with their next destination.

Teams must drive themselves to Salzburg, Austria and find Schloss Hellbrunn to check in.
For coming in first place, Tammy & Victor each won a hybrid go-kart.

Leaderboard

Legend:
     First Place •      Eliminated     Last placer on a Non-Elimination Leg     Season winner •      Season 2nd place •      Season 3rd place • Used the Fast Forward Used the U-Turn Recipient of the U-Turn
Tammy & Victor
 1st place 
Tammy & Victor
Siblings/Lawyers
Mel & Mike
 2nd place 
Mel & Mike
Father/Son
Amanda & Kris
 3rd place 
Amanda & Kris
Dating
Margie & Luke
 4th place 
Margie & Luke
Mother/Son
Brad & Victoria
 5th place 
Brad & Victoria
Married
Jaime & Cara
 6th place 
Jaime & Cara
Former NFL Cheerleaders
Kisha & Jen
 7th place 
Kisha & Jen
Sisters
Mark & Michael
 8th place 
Mark & Michael
Brothers/Stuntmen
Christie & Jodi
 9th place 
Christie & Jodi
Flight Attendants
Steve & Linda
 10th place 
Steve & Linda
Married

Trivia

  • The episode title is derived from the banner at the Austrian Folly Detour, which instructed teams to throw Bavarian pies at each others' faces in order to find one with cherry filling.

References

The Amazing Race 14 Episodes

"Don't Let a Cheese Hit Me" · "Your Target is Your Partner's Face" · "I'm Not Wearing That Girl's Leotard!" · "It Was Like a Caravan of Idiots" · "She's a Little Scared of Stick, but I Think She'll Be OK!" · "Alright Guys We're at War!" · "Gorilla? Gorilla?? Gorilla???" · "Rooting Around in People's Mouths Could Be Unpleasant" · "Our Parents Will Cry Themselves to Death" · "Having a Baby's Gotta Be Easier Than This" · "No More Mr. Nice Guy" · "This Is How You Lose a Million Dollars"

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