Did you see that twist in the road that happened on leg 11 of “The Amazing Race” this week? If you got the result right, why are you not taking part in our predictions contest? Every week, you could win a $100 Amazon gift certificate and a place of honor on our leaderboards. And the ultimate champ will get a chance to chat with the “Race” winners. Do you have what it takes to be the best among the most fervent fans of the “Race”?
Only 14% of our users correctly pegged that this would be a non-elimination leg.
However, 40% of us predicted that Blair and Hayley would bicker their way to another first-place finish.
We overestimated the potential of Tyler and Laura coming in first again as they ended up in third.
Three-quarters of us nailed that there would not be a U-Turn.
But only 1 in 15 predicted that there would not be a Date Night.
One of our users — Brunoalv — got all four of these weekly questions correct.
He savvily placed his 500-point superbet on no team being eliminated when that option had odds of 20/1. That move earned him 10,000 points. And he picked up 1,400 points for predicting that there would not be a Date Night when that had odds of 14/1.
If he is eligible, as per our contest rules, he will win a $100 Amazon gift certificate.
Five of our users went three for four.
Also batting .750 was our overall second place userwhile Erik10101. He is now up a point to 51%.
With her 75% accuracy this week, Magic 8 Ball kept hold of third place and remains at 49%.
Be sure to click on each of those user names to see which team these top-notch prognosticators is predicting to win the final leg and the one million dollars. And check out the order that they foresee the other three teams reaching the finish line.
Then get started with your own predictions by clicking on one of the four remaining teams in the carousel to the right as your pick for the “Race” champs. Don’t worry, you can keep changing your predictions right up until show time. But we urge you not to wait till then.
Because your predictions will factor into our official racetrack odds that are pored over by other “Race” fans and TV execs who want to know which teams you love and hate, who you want to win and who you are desperate to see get a send-off.
Which team will will win?
Which team will place second?
Which team will place third?
Which team will place fourth?
Answer our questions before every episode and you will earn points based on correct predictions. The deadline for is Friday at 5 p.m. PT.
After logging in, click on the “Predictions” button found at the top-right of every page. That will bring you to a list of every event currently being predicted at Gold Derby.
We are forecasting everything from the results on reality TV shows like “Survivor” to the champs of TV talent shows such as “The Voice” and “American Idol” to the winners of the Emmys as well as the Billboard Music and Tony Awards.
Click on any box to bring up that event, then scroll down to start making your predictions.
For each TV show, cast your votes on several different questions relating to the upcoming episode. And remember to place your super 500 and 200-point bets wisely. We use these point totals to break any tie at the top of our weekly and overall leaderboards.
Every week, someone will win a $100 Amazon gift certificate while the ultimate champ gets a place of honor on our overall leaderboard, a chance to chat with the winner of that TV show and a $100 Amazon gift certificate. Compete against other fans of your favorite TV shows and let everyone see that you have what it takes to win.