The Amazing Race 21 Leg 7
|Starting Line||MV Savarona|
|Pit Stop||Bolshoi Theatre|
|Winners||Trey & Lexi|
|Last Place||James & Abba|
Visited Locations & Tasks
Istanbul Atatürk Airport
- Istanbul, Turkey
- Distance: 12.5 miles
Teams flew from here to their next destination of Moscow, Russia. They were not told which airport to fly to. Some teams flew to Sheremetyevo International Airport, while others flew to Vnukovo International Airport.
Zurab Tsereteli Sculpture Park
- Moscow, Russia
- Distance: 1096 miles
Teams had to search this park for their next clue. It would tell them to find Ivan the Terrible's two guards at the Moskvoretsky Most.
- Distance: 1.7 miles
Teams retrieved their Detour information from here.
Russian State Library / Trud Sports Complex
- Distance: 0.63 miles/3.67 miles
- Alphabetized: Teams made their way to the library, where they were provided with a list of books by author, title, and year. Teams would have to use the Cyrillic card catalog system to find these books on the shelves of the library. When teams found the proper books, they would get their next clue.
- Trey & Lexi
- Synchronized: Teams would have to learn and perform a synchronized swimming routine with six other Russian swimmers. If the judge was satisfied, teams would receive their next clue.
- Abbie & Ryan, James & Abba, Jaymes & James, Josh & Brent (not completed), Natalie & Nadiya
- Distance from Russian State Library: 0.62 miles
- Distance from Trud Sports Complex: 3.34 miles
Roadblock: When teams arrived at this bridge, they found a Roadblock. Who's ready to unlock the future? The chosen team member would receive a ring of keys, and would choose one of the "trees of love", large trees covered with hundreds of padlocks. They had to unlock ten of the locks using their set of keys to free a race banner, which they could exchange for their next clue. They would only be presented with a 100 rouble note, and had to figure out that the Pit Stop was located at the building pictured on the reverse.
- Abbie, Abba, James, Josh, Natalie, Trey
- Distance: 1 mile
Pit Stop: Teams were greeted by a Russian person at the Pit Stop with Здравствуйте, and sent off with До Свидания after being checked in. This was a non-elimination leg. The last-place team would be required to complete a Speed Bump on the following leg.
- Prize: A trip for two to Maui
|Trey & Lexi||1st||B||2nd||2nd||1st A||1st||1st||1st||Trey 4, Lexi 4|
|Jaymes & James||5th||A||3rd||4th||2nd B||2nd||2nd||2nd||Jaymes 4, James 4|
|Natalie & Nadiya||4th||B||4th||3rd||3rd B||3rd||3rd||3rd||Natalie 4, Nadiya 4|
|Abbie & Ryan||2nd||C||5th||5th||5th B||5th||6th||4th||Abbie 4, Ryan 4|
|Josh & Brent||6th||6th||6th||6th B||6th||5th||5th||Josh 4, Brent 4|
|James & Abba||3rd||A||1st||1st||4th B||4th||4th||6th||James 3, Abba 4|
- An A indicates that teams completed the Alphabetized Detour, while a B indicates that teams completed the Synchronized Detour.
- A bold team member in the Roadblock count indicates the team member who completed this leg's Roadblock.
- An underlined blue team's placement indicates that the team came in last on a non-elimination leg.
|The Amazing Race 21|
|Legs||1 • 2 • 3 • 4 • 5 • 6 • 7 • 8 • 9 • 10 • 11 • 12|
|Countries||United States • China • Indonesia • Bangladesh • Turkey • Russia • Netherlands • Spain • France|
|Teams||Abbie & Ryan • Amy & Daniel • Caitlin & Brittany • Gary & Will • James & Abba • Jaymes & James • Josh & Brent • Natalie & Nadiya • Rob & Kelley • Rob & Sheila • Trey & Lexi|