HaMerotz LaMillion 2
|HaMerotz LaMillion 2|
|First Aired||October 25, 2011 – February 11, 2012|
|Filmed||March 30 – April 26, 2011, January 11, 2012|
|No. of Episodes||30|
|Winners||Bar Ben-Vakil &|
|Distance Traveled||12,600 miles (20,300 km)|
|No. of Legs||13|
|Season 1 ◄ Season 2 ► Season 3|
|1 · 2 · 3 · 4 · 5 · 6 · 7 · 8 · 9 · 10 · 11 · 12 · 13|
HaMerotz LaMillion 2 (Hebrew: המירוץ למיליון; English: The Race to the Million) is the second installment of HaMerotz LaMillion. On February 11, 2011 Ron Shahar was announced as the new host of the race, replacing Raz Meirman. HaMerotz LaMillion 2 premiered on October 25, 2011 and ended on February 11, 2012. The season finale of this second season was filmed in January 11, 2012 in Singapore, after the program has been broadcasted.
Painter and Saleswoman Bar & Inna were the winners of this race.
Channel 2 greenlit the second installment on September 20, 2010. Filming took place between March 30, 2011 and April 26, 2011 while the last leg was taped months later on January 11, 2012.
Filming for HaMerotz LaMillion 2 lasted 28 days. The second season spanned nine countries. Among them, 8 were previously unvisited countries, including Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand. The previously visited country is China.
|Leg(s)||Country||Previous Visits||Pit Stops|
|1, 2, 3||Hungary||0||2|
|3||Bosnia and Herzegovina||0||0|
|5, 6||Czech Republic||0||1|
|6, 7, 8||China||1||2|
|8, 9, 10||Thailand||0||2|
|10, 11||Sri Lanka||0||2|
The following teams participated in the Race, with their relationships at the time of filming. Note that this table is not necessarily reflective of all content broadcasted on television due to inclusion or exclusion of some data. Placements are listed in finishing order:
|Team||Relationship||Position (by leg)||Roadblocks|
|Bar & Inna||Painter and Saleswoman||8th⊃||8th⊃||6th−||6th⊃||1st||3rd⊂||4th||5th<||5th⊂||1stƒ||3rd||1st||1st||Bar 4, Inna 5|
|Alon & Oren||Brothers||3rd⊃||1st⊃||2nd<||2nd⊃||2nd||2nd||1st⊂||1st−||3rd||2nd||2nd||3rd||2nd||Alon 6, Oren 4|
|Akiva & Anaelle||Married Orthodox Jews||1st||5th||3rd||5th||5th||1st⊃||2nd⊃||2nd>||2nd⊃||3rd7||1st||2nd||3rd||Anaelle 5, Akiva 5|
|Tom & Adele||Footballer & Girlfriend8||5th⊃||3rd⊃||5th>||7th⊂||6th||4th⊃||3rd⊃||4th>||1st⊃||4th||4th||4th||Tom 6, Adele 4|
|Osnat & Carmit||From Kiryat Ekron||6th||4th−3||7th||4th⊃||3rdƒ5||6th⊃||5th6||3rd>||4th⊃−||5th||Osnat 5, Carmit 5|
|Pundak & Moti||DJ & Security Company CEO||2nd⊃||2nd⊃||1st||3rd||4th||5th⊃−||6th⊃||Pundak 3, Moti 4|
|Alon & Hen||Newlyweds||4th⊂||6th⊂||4th>||1st||7th−||Alon 3, Hen 2|
|Firass & Shira||Muslim & Jewish Girlfriend||7th||7th||8th>4||Firass 2, Shira 14|
|Nitzan & Fifi||Bakers||9th||9th||Nitzan 2, Fifi 0|
|Tal & Mor||Mother/Daughter||10th2||Tal 12, Mor 0|
|Gadi & Alona||Friends||11th1||Gadi 0, Alona 0|
- A red team placement means the team was eliminated.
- A green ƒ indicates that the team won a Fast Forward.
- An underlined leg number indicates that there was no mandatory rest period at the Pit Stop and all teams were ordered to continue racing.
- A blue team placement indicates that the team was the last to arrive at a pit stop in a non-elimination leg of the race.
- An underlined blue team's placement indicates that the team came in last on a non-elimination leg and had to perform a Speed Bump during the next leg of the race.
- An italicized blue placement indicates that the team was "Marked for Elimination"; if the team did not place 1st in the next leg, they would receive a 1-hour (leg 6) or 30 minutes (leg 9) penalty.
- An orange + indicates that there was a Head-to-Head on this leg of the race, while an orange − indicates the team that lost the Head-to-Head and received a 15-minute penalty.
- A brown ⊂ indicates the team who received a U-Turn; ⊃ indicates that the team voted for the recipient; ⊂⊃ indicates around a leg number indicates a leg where the U-Turn was available but not used.
- A yellow < indicates the team who received a Yield; > indicates that the team voted for the recipient.
- Gadi & Alona were the last team to arrive at Ben Gurion International Airport and were eliminated as per the provisions of the first leg's rules.
- Tal & Mor initially arrived 8th, but because Tal was unable to complete the Roadblock task the team was issued a 1-hour penalty. Bar & Inna and Nitzan & Fifi, the only two teams trailing them at that point checked in during that period, resulting in Tal & Mor being eliminated.
- Osnat & Carmit were unable to complete the ice hockey task and were issued a 1-hour penalty.
- Firass & Shira were issued a 1-hour penalty for not completing the Roadblock due to Shira's low blood pressure.
- Osnat & Carmit were forced to quit the Head-to-Head because of an injury Osnat received while competing.
- Osnat & Carmit initially arrived 5th, but were issued a 1-hour penalty for being "Marked for Elimination" and not finishing 1st. This did not affect their placement.
- Akiva & Anaelle took a short penalty of unknown length for refusing to take part in the Buddhist blessing ceremony.
- During the middle of the season, Tom & Adele were no longer dating. although they broke-up, the on-screen caption remained the same.
For the first time in Amazing Race franchise, teams may vote to choose either U-Turn or Yield. The team who has the most votes received the U-Turn or Yield penalty, depending on the respective leg.
|U-Turned/Yielded:||Alon & Hen
|Alon & Hen
|Alon & Oren
|Tom & Adele
|None||Bar & Inna
|Alon & Oren
|Bar & Inna
|Bar & Inna
|Bar & Inna||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Tom & Adele||Tom & Adele||None||Tom & Adele||Osnat & Carmit||Akiva & Anaelle||Akiva & Anaelle||Unknown||None||None||None|
|Alon & Oren||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Tom & Adele||Tom & Adele||Tom & Adele||Akiva & Anaelle||Akiva & Anaelle||Unknown|
|Akiva & Anaelle||Tal & Mor||Nitzan & Fifi||Bar & Inna||Alon & Oren||Bar & Inna||Alon & Oren||Bar & Inna||Bar & Inna||Unknown|
|Tom & Adele||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Alon & Oren||Bar & Inna||Bar & Inna||Alon & Oren||Bar & Inna||Bar & Inna||Unknown|
|Osnat & Carmit||Firass & Shira||Tom & Adele||Bar & Inna||Tom & Adele||Bar & Inna||Pundak & Moti||Bar & Inna||Bar & Inna||Unknown|
|Pundak & Moti||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Alon & Hen||Bar & Inna||Alon & Oren|
|Alon & Hen||Pundak & Moti||Pundak & Moti||Alon & Oren||Alon & Oren|
|Firass & Shira||Nitzan & Fifi||Osnat & Carmit||Alon & Oren|
|Nitzan & Fifi||Firass & Shira||Firass & Shira|
|Tal & Mor||Pundak & Moti|
|Gadi & Alona|
Episode titles were translated from Hebrew from the official website:
- Amazing Race Premiere (Leg 1)
- Something Fiery! (!משהו אש) (Leg 1)
- The Complete Chapter (הפרק המלא) (Leg 1)
- The Complete Chapter (הפרק המלא) (Leg 2)
- Breaking the Ice (שוברים את הקרח) (Leg 2)
- Does is it All End In Peace? (?האם הכל יגמר בשלום) (Leg 3)
- Daring and Sweet? (?מעז יצא מתוק) (Leg 3)
- Tom and Adele Are Left Behind (טום ואדל נשארים מאחור) (Leg 4)
- The Opportunity of a Lifetime (הזדמנות של פעם בחיים) (Leg 4)
- The Baptism of Fire! (!טבילת אש) (Leg 5)
- Dangerous Game (משחק מסוכן) (Leg 5)
- Racing Fairy Tales! (!מירוץ מהאגדות) (Leg 5)
- It's All Magic (זה כל הקסם) (Recap)
- The Chinese Language is Difficult (סינית שפה קשה) (Leg 6)
- Sweet Pain? (?כאב מתוק) (Leg 6)
- The Shawshank Redemption (חומות של תקווה) (Leg 7)
- No Limits! (!חסרי מעצורים) (Leg 7)
- Who Will Enter the Final Quintet? (?מי יכנס לחמישיית הגמר) (Leg 7)
- Occupy Bangkok (כובשים את בנגקוק) (Leg 8)
- Non-Stop Race (מירוץ ללא הפסקה) (Leg 8)
- The Low Down (יורדים נמוך) (Legs 8 and 9)
- Homesick (מתגעגעים הביתה) (Leg 9)
- Leaving Thailand (נפרדים מתאילנד) (Leg 9)
- The Greatest Moments of the Race (הרגעים הגדולים של המירוץ) (Recap)
- Dreaming About A Place in the Final (חולמים על מקום בגמר) (Leg 10)
- The Teams in the Race of Their Lives! (!הזוגות במירוץ חייהם) (Leg 10)
- The Final Battle to the Finals (הקרב האחרון בדרך אל הגמר) (Leg 11)
- Last Step to a Million! (!צעד אחרון למיליון) (Leg 12)
- The Sky's the Limit (השמיים הם הגבול) (Leg 13)
- Reunion (Recap)
- Legs 1-7, 9-10 – A vacation.
- Leg 11 – A credit card loaded with a large sum of money.
- Leg 13 –
- 1st Place – ₪1,000,000
- 2nd Place – Two scooters
- 3rd Place – Holiday abroad
|HaMerotz LaMillion 2|
|Legs||1 • 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 6 • 7 • 8 • 9 • 10 • 11 • 12 • 13|
|Countries||Israel • Hungary • Bosnia and Herzegovina • Croatia • Poland • Czech Republic • China • Thailand • Sri Lanka • Singapore|
|Teams||Akiva & Anaelle • Alon & Hen • Alon & Oren • Bar & Inna • Firass & Shira • Gadi & Alona • Nitzan & Fifi • Osnat & Carmit • Pundak & Moti • Tal & Mor • Tom & Adele|