Teams begin the 7th Leg of the Race learning they will be flying to Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Tom & Tyler wake up late and end up being the last team to depart. But all teams are on the same flights via Beijing and Addis Ababa anyway.
It’s the halfway point of the Race and teams continue in Mongolia, armed with 173,000 tugrik for the Leg. Before returning to Ulaanbaatar, teams head to Khongoryn Els Sand Dunes where they must dig for a box containing their next clue. And because of the extreme weather conditions here, there is a four hour time limit.
Teams fly to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia (via Shenzhen and Beijing) for the 5th Leg of the Race armed with US$165 on their Bankwest Halos. Upon arrival in the capital, teams must make their way up 300 steps to the Ziasan War Memorial.