The Amazing Race 17 Leg 12
|Starting Line||Temple of Heaven|
|Finish Line||Greystone Mansion|
|Winners||Nat & Kat|
|Second Place||Brook & Claire|
|Last Place||Jill & Thomas|
Incheon International Airport
- Incheon, South Korea
- Distance: 29.8 miles
Los Angeles International Airport
- Los Angeles, California, United States of America
- Distance: 5994 miles
Port of Long Beach
- Long Beach
- Distance: 18 miles
Teams had to find Pier J 266, where they had to climb to the top of a gantry crane. There, they would be hitched up to a bungee swing and would both go for a wild ride from the top of the crane back down to the dock. They would then receive their next clue. They would be taken by helicopter to their next destination.
- Distance: 28.7 miles
Roadblock: When teams' helicopters landed, they found the final Roadblock of the race. Who's bright enough to float? The chosen team member had to prepare a section of a Rose Bowl parade float. They had to glue chrysanthemums to one section, had to place roses in in special vials and attach them to another section, and then cover a straw rose with natural materials. They would then receive their next clue from 2009 Rose Queen Courtney Lee.
- Brook, Thomas, Kat
Teams would then receive a series of riddles; "I am Sancho Panza's master", "I am the place to hear The Symphony in the Glen", "Monroe's Year of the Itch". Teams had to figure out that these referred to "Quixote", "Griffith Park" and "Seven", leading teams to Quixote Studios' Stage 7 located in Griffith Park.
- Los Angeles
- Distance: 6.4 miles
Teams would enter the studios and find a large game-show setup with a TV screen showing a series of images of Pit Stop greeters from past seasons. Teams had to use an input device to choose the 11 Pit Stop greeters that had been featured on this season. If they were correct, Bob Eubanks would hand them their final clue.
- Beverly Hills
- Distance: 8.1 miles
- Prize: $1,000,000
|Nat & Kat||3rd||A||1st||1st||1st||1st||Nat 5, Kat 6|
|Brook & Claire||2nd||3rd||3rd||2nd||2nd||Brook 7, Claire 5|
|Jill & Thomas||1st||2nd||2nd||3rd||3rd||Jill 5, Thomas 7|
- A bold team member in the Roadblock count indicates the team member who completed this leg's Roadblock.
|The Amazing Race 17|
|Legs||1 • 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 6 • 7 • 8 • 9 • 10 • 11 • 12|
|Countries||United States • United Kingdom (England) • Ghana • Sweden • Norway • Russia • Oman • Bangladesh • Hong Kong • South Korea|
|Teams||Andie & Jenna • Brook & Claire • Chad & Stephanie • Connor & Jonathan • Gary & Mallory • Jill & Thomas • Katie & Rachel • Michael & Kevin • Nat & Kat • Nick & Vicki • Ron & Tony|