The race continues in India, where a Fast Forward requires one pair to shave their heads. At a Road Block, one team member must spin rope out of coconut husks. Later, the duos choose between decorating an elephant or packing dried ginger into boxes.
The race continues in Tanzania, where teams choose between hauling jugs of water or repairing a bicycle tire to receive a clue. Later, a member of each duo must collect honey from beehives to discover the location of the pit stop.
The race continues in Azerbaijan, where teams take part in a helicopter-evacuation training exercise. At a Detour, the duos choose between scrubing oil off of some very hairy bathers or searching for a specific apple among thousands in a car.
The race continues in Buenos Aires, where teams are required to use their math skills at the world's largest cattle market. At a Detour, the duos choose between assembling a solar panel to boil a kettle of water or using a donkey to transport wood to a village.
The 20th edition of the reality series begins with 11 teams of two meeting in Santa Barbara, Cal., where they receive instructions to fly to Santa Barbara, Argentina, to start their global trek. During the first leg, the duos skydive from 10,000 feet.