Meredith & Gretchen
|Meredith & Gretchen|
|The Amazing Race 7|
|Roadblock Count||Meredith 61, Gretchen 4|
|1 Roadblock not completed|
Meredith and Gretchen Smith are a retired married couple who competed on The Amazing Race 7. They are both from Easton, Maryland. They experienced a frightening moment when Gretchen fell and cut open her forehead in some caves in South Africa, requiring stitches and a large bandage. They made it all the way to 4th, falling short in England.
- Gretchen: Shine shoes for five passers-by, charging 5 Peruvian Sols.
- Shop: Purchase five ingredients from a shopping list.
- Paddle: White-water raft seven miles.
- Meredith: Eat four pounds of assorted meat. - Not completed, 4-hour penalty
- Meredith: Ride a horse around a series of barrels and spear a ring within 40 seconds.
- Island: Use a map to travel far to an island.
- Tunnels: Go spelunking in a cave to find the next clue.
- Gretchen: Go shopping for supplies to give to an orphanage.
- 7th - Non-elimination leg
- Milk It: Milk goats to fill a 10oz cup.
- Meredith: Drive vehicle through a river then use it to move fallen logs.
- Arrived 4th, turned away for missing the final clue - 5th
- Gretchen: Search amongst 600 metal boxes to find the next clue.
- Liquid: Push a tea tray through a 3-storey office building to deliver to three customers.
- Leg Midpoint - 5th
- Trunk: Push a 600lbs elephant cart across town.
- Meredith: Complete two laps in a camel-driven cart.
- Kilos: Weigh people on the streets to achieve a total of 2,500kg.
- Gretchen: Scale a ladder and rappel down up and over castle walls.
- Brawn: Transport five heavy boats 500yd.
- Meredith: Drive a double-decker bus through an obstacle course.
- 4th - Eliminated
|The Amazing Race 7|
|Legs||1 • 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 6 • 7 • 8 • 9 • 10 • 11 • 12|
|Countries||United States • Peru • Chile • Argentina • South Africa • Botswana • India • Turkey • United Kingdom (England) • Jamaica • Puerto Rico|
|Teams||Brian & Greg • Debbie & Bianca • Lynn & Alex • Megan & Heidi • Meredith & Gretchen • Ray & Deana • Rob & Amber • Ron & Kelly • Ryan & Chuck • Susan & Patrick • Uchenna & Joyce|