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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #150 on: May 02, 2012, 03:56:16 PM »
In the Brenchel tantrum pics, someone mentioned the red box in 47 looked like something from a golf course(though the grass/soil doesn't look like what you'd find on a normal course), anyone able to figure out a possible location?  Also, in (48-51), has anyone commented on the yellow 'log' barriers along the road/parking area?  Is there someone currently in Hawaii(my memories are 8+ years old) who could shed light on whether they are a common/uncommon/rare sight?

I was thinking it could be a park, given the picnic table behind them in the press photo with the clue box, and in cap 48, the building in the upper right corner looks like a public restroom to me.  I used to run cross-country when I attended school in Hawaii, and we ran at schools,  parks, and on golf courses, and this looks more like a park to me.  Plus there is that yellow gate in the background.  I did notice the yellow parking lot barriers, and they seem less common than plain old concrete or other barriers.  I don't recognize the spot right now, but I will keep looking.... 

I was just looking at cap 47 again.  What the heck is that yellow box-like structure that looks like it's up on stilts in the trees behind the red box?

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I'm back to point out the possibility of Sand Island Beach Park.  It has the same picnic tables, the same yellow curbs, the same bathroom, and in the picture marked WWII Bunkers you can see the yellow box up in the air and a red box on the ground.

Sorry I can't post the picture.  Can a tech-savvy person help out? 
 

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #151 on: May 02, 2012, 05:37:40 PM »
If a golf course is involved, here are 3 OAHU windward coast courses (note all in Kaneohe where the Marine base is):

Bay View Golf Park
45-285 Kaneohe Bay Drive
Kaneohe, HI  96744

Koolau Golf Club
45-550 Kionaole Rd.
Kaneohe, HI  96744

Pali Golf Course
45-050 Kamehameha Hwy.
Kaneohe, HI  96744

I have excluded two other courses because they are too far south even though on the windward coast.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #152 on: May 02, 2012, 06:26:28 PM »
Nice one boston jen! I think that is where they are. Look at the close proximity of Sand Island to the Waterfront Towers (the "A").




It's close enough to make a wrong turn but hard to get to the towers by road from there. Of course they might be done with that task already and looking for the next thing but their attitudes indicate that they may be lost.

Remember that picture time stamps show Brenchel being at least fifteen minutes behind Army at the towers.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #153 on: May 02, 2012, 06:33:23 PM »
In the Brenchel tantrum pics, someone mentioned the red box in 47 looked like something from a golf course(though the grass/soil doesn't look like what you'd find on a normal course), anyone able to figure out a possible location?  Also, in (48-51), has anyone commented on the yellow 'log' barriers along the road/parking area?  Is there someone currently in Hawaii(my memories are 8+ years old) who could shed light on whether they are a common/uncommon/rare sight?

I was thinking it could be a park, given the picnic table behind them in the press photo with the clue box, and in cap 48, the building in the upper right corner looks like a public restroom to me.  I used to run cross-country when I attended school in Hawaii, and we ran at schools,  parks, and on golf courses, and this looks more like a park to me.  Plus there is that yellow gate in the background.  I did notice the yellow parking lot barriers, and they seem less common than plain old concrete or other barriers.  I don't recognize the spot right now, but I will keep looking.... 

I was just looking at cap 47 again.  What the heck is that yellow box-like structure that looks like it's up on stilts in the trees behind the red box?

__________

I'm back to point out the possibility of Sand Island Beach Park.  It has the same picnic tables, the same yellow curbs, the same bathroom, and in the picture marked WWII Bunkers you can see the yellow box up in the air and a red box on the ground.

Sorry I can't post the picture.  Can a tech-savvy person help out? 
 

http://www.to-hawaii.com/oahu/beaches/sandislandbeachpark.php

Hey, guys, could be the yellow box like construction in cap 47 this one?
It's a picture from Sand Island Beach Park, the one Boston_jen thinks is the place Brenchel were walking.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #154 on: May 02, 2012, 07:05:10 PM »
In the Brenchel tantrum pics, someone mentioned the red box in 47 looked like something from a golf course(though the grass/soil doesn't look like what you'd find on a normal course), anyone able to figure out a possible location?  Also, in (48-51), has anyone commented on the yellow 'log' barriers along the road/parking area?  Is there someone currently in Hawaii(my memories are 8+ years old) who could shed light on whether they are a common/uncommon/rare sight?

I was thinking it could be a park, given the picnic table behind them in the press photo with the clue box, and in cap 48, the building in the upper right corner looks like a public restroom to me.  I used to run cross-country when I attended school in Hawaii, and we ran at schools,  parks, and on golf courses, and this looks more like a park to me.  Plus there is that yellow gate in the background.  I did notice the yellow parking lot barriers, and they seem less common than plain old concrete or other barriers.  I don't recognize the spot right now, but I will keep looking.... 

I was just looking at cap 47 again.  What the heck is that yellow box-like structure that looks like it's up on stilts in the trees behind the red box?

__________

I'm back to point out the possibility of Sand Island Beach Park.  It has the same picnic tables, the same yellow curbs, the same bathroom, and in the picture marked WWII Bunkers you can see the yellow box up in the air and a red box on the ground.

Sorry I can't post the picture.  Can a tech-savvy person help out? 
 

http://www.to-hawaii.com/oahu/beaches/sandislandbeachpark.php

Hey, guys, could be the yellow box like construction in cap 47 this one?
It's a picture from Sand Island Beach Park, the one Boston_jen thinks is the place Brenchel were walking.

That box looks exactly the same. I think you guys have it right with Sand Island Beach Park!!
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #155 on: May 02, 2012, 09:17:27 PM »
This is what you get in Google Maps street view!   :lol3:

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #156 on: May 02, 2012, 09:37:23 PM »
This shot was taken between 11:18 and 11:32 am (assumes December 19th).

note correction  :)

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #157 on: May 02, 2012, 10:41:31 PM »
I hope this incomplete roadblock thing isn't similar to the debacle last season with the episode 2 (Yogyakarta, Indonesia) detour.
After completing the detours, teams were supposed to donate all of their money to the orphans.

So teams received the clue sending them to the pitstop without actually fulfilling the complete requirements and after arriving at the pitstop were sent back by Phil.

If they've added something else like that and equally lame on to the end of the roadblock, I'll be really disappointed. Especially if it costs a team $1,000,000 .


i provided info last season about that yogyakarta, indonesia debacle but ill give it again.  for that particular task, the racers beat production to that orphanage which is why they received clues sending them to the pitstop.  teams were actually at the pitstop for 40 mins after phil checked them in and then had to re-film the "however" scene which is why if you look back at last season, teams were not surprised at all when phil said "however"...they simply nodded their heads having already found out their mistake....at that point they were already exhausted and thought they were finished with the leg...but nope. 

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #158 on: May 03, 2012, 06:26:48 AM »
I hope this incomplete roadblock thing isn't similar to the debacle last season with the episode 2 (Yogyakarta, Indonesia) detour.
After completing the detours, teams were supposed to donate all of their money to the orphans.

So teams received the clue sending them to the pitstop without actually fulfilling the complete requirements and after arriving at the pitstop were sent back by Phil.

If they've added something else like that and equally lame on to the end of the roadblock, I'll be really disappointed. Especially if it costs a team $1,000,000 .


i provided info last season about that yogyakarta, indonesia debacle but ill give it again.  for that particular task, the racers beat production to that orphanage which is why they received clues sending them to the pitstop.  teams were actually at the pitstop for 40 mins after phil checked them in and then had to re-film the "however" scene which is why if you look back at last season, teams were not surprised at all when phil said "however"...they simply nodded their heads having already found out their mistake....at that point they were already exhausted and thought they were finished with the leg...but nope.
Did they reshoot at the orphanage as well?  When Ernie and Cindy, the 1st team to arrive, are handing over their money, the sign is right there in plain sight.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #159 on: May 03, 2012, 08:19:17 AM »
This shot was taken between 11:18 and 11:32 am (assumes December 19th).

note correction  :)



According to exif data from bspencer413's photos, Brenchel performed the climbing task around 10:45 AM so I will amend my theory about them being lost before that task. This must be right after it though, I wonder where they are trying to get to. Could the jetskis launch from Sand Island?
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #160 on: May 03, 2012, 09:16:51 AM »
According to exif data from bspencer413's photos, Brenchel performed the climbing task around 10:45 AM so I will amend my theory about them being lost before that task. This must be right after it though, I wonder where they are trying to get to. Could the jetskis launch from Sand Island?
In the picture though, it being Dec 19th, the sun would be way south of Hawaii, so their shadows are mostly north, indicating they are walking mostly west, away from the towers, almost like they came across on JetSki from the beach near the towers to the park?  The bottom of Rachel's shorts in that picture are a little discolored as if they were damp, and as noted by others, her hair is up as though she had been wearing a hemlet.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #161 on: May 03, 2012, 10:11:49 AM »
I just wanted to make 2 comments.

As noted by a few other people, CBS (for TAR & Survivor) have been notorious for promoting something to seem like one thing is going to happen and then something completely different happens.

The most recent promo is clearly trying to make people think Brenchel is the team that comes to the finish line 1st but gets turned back. I don't think this is the case. I am sure that is just a typical Brenchel fight, and was shown to throw people off.

Also one possibility I haven't seen mentioned is that fact that this mistake even costs the team anyway. They could be hyping the "however" at the finish line, and for all we know the team has to go back just a little bit and still finishes the race 1st.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #162 on: May 03, 2012, 10:12:42 AM »
Everybody thought CBS was overhyping the Kat thing on Survivor too...

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #163 on: May 03, 2012, 10:34:47 AM »
I've learned not to base anything on the previews , but the line in the description for this episode , "Who will win the most important 1st place finish of their lives?" makes me think It's Brenchel who win , since they haven't came in first on any other legs.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #164 on: May 03, 2012, 11:26:55 AM »
I've learned not to base anything on the previews , but the line in the description for this episode , "Who will win the most important 1st place finish of their lives?" makes me think It's Brenchel who win , since they haven't came in first on any other legs.

For that i reason I think its Drenchal (i think thts their team name) Remember how they were like we hope to get first place to tie the record and beat it in the finale?

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #165 on: May 03, 2012, 12:17:40 PM »
someone can know the time in the final leg the picturess

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #166 on: May 03, 2012, 12:19:04 PM »
someone can know the time in the final leg the picturess

According to the flickr pictures Davechel is about fifteen minutes ahead of Brenchel at the towers and Art/JJ's time is unknown. I doubt that you could base everything on that though.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #167 on: May 03, 2012, 12:22:06 PM »
As we now know that this argument took place on Sand Island, shortly after the tall building task, it's safe to say it has nothing to do with anything that may or may not have happened on the finish mat.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #168 on: May 03, 2012, 01:29:07 PM »
As we now know that this argument took place on Sand Island, shortly after the tall building task, it's safe to say it has nothing to do with anything that may or may not have happened on the finish mat.
It must have been a long argument, I did some google map searching and made this pic:  The red square is the 'turret' past the red box in #47 and they are standing at approx the yellow square.  In #48, you can see the restrooms inside the green square and they are standing at about the blue square.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #169 on: May 03, 2012, 01:50:50 PM »
I hope this incomplete roadblock thing isn't similar to the debacle last season with the episode 2 (Yogyakarta, Indonesia) detour.
After completing the detours, teams were supposed to donate all of their money to the orphans.

So teams received the clue sending them to the pitstop without actually fulfilling the complete requirements and after arriving at the pitstop were sent back by Phil.

If they've added something else like that and equally lame on to the end of the roadblock, I'll be really disappointed. Especially if it costs a team $1,000,000 .


i provided info last season about that yogyakarta, indonesia debacle but ill give it again.  for that particular task, the racers beat production to that orphanage which is why they received clues sending them to the pitstop.  teams were actually at the pitstop for 40 mins after phil checked them in and then had to re-film the "however" scene which is why if you look back at last season, teams were not surprised at all when phil said "however"...they simply nodded their heads having already found out their mistake....at that point they were already exhausted and thought they were finished with the leg...but nope.
Did they reshoot at the orphanage as well?  When Ernie and Cindy, the 1st team to arrive, are handing over their money, the sign is right there in plain sight.

the sign was there the  whole time. The teams beat production there which is why they received clues. The orphanage didnt know the eact details of the challenege so they gave the racers clues after any kind of donation when they were supposed to hold the clue until production gave them the thumbs up (all money donated).  That is why a bunch of teams were complaining about going back to the orphanage because it was 40 mins after they were checked in the first time.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #170 on: May 03, 2012, 02:07:25 PM »
I found this pictures in a Sand Island webpage:  the first is the building in the background of cap. 48.  The second is a view from the beach of the park, and we can see two buildings that looks almost identical, Propeht find in the map he posted  that the One Waterfront Towers is close to the park.  Could the buildings in the left of the picture be the two towers?



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« Reply #171 on: May 03, 2012, 03:10:15 PM »
I found this pictures in a Sand Island webpage:  the first is the building in the background of cap. 48.  The second is a view from the beach of the park, and we can see two buildings that looks almost identical, Propeht find in the map he posted  that the One Waterfront Towers is close to the park.  Could the buildings in the left of the picture be the two towers?
Actually, in your first pic, similar building, but there are too many trees around the bathrooms. Second pic, again, close, but not quite right, the 2 towers are too far apart.  Check out the following:  1st is view from beside the bathrooms in 48 where you can see the towers, the 2nd is a little ways down the path.  There are 2 buildings on the left that look like the right height and proximity.

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #172 on: May 03, 2012, 03:21:59 PM »
As we now know that this argument took place on Sand Island, shortly after the tall building task, it's safe to say it has nothing to do with anything that may or may not have happened on the finish mat.
It must have been a long argument, I did some google map searching and made this pic:  The red square is the 'turret' past the red box in #47 and they are standing at approx the yellow square.  In #48, you can see the restrooms inside the green square and they are standing at about the blue square.

Interesting! The distance is over 1500 feet so she is yelling and then over five minutes later (if they are walking in a straight line without stopping) she throws the bag. Why are they walking out on the beach for a while? The clue must have told them to go to Sand Island.
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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #173 on: May 03, 2012, 03:51:57 PM »
As we now know that this argument took place on Sand Island, shortly after the tall building task, it's safe to say it has nothing to do with anything that may or may not have happened on the finish mat.
It must have been a long argument, I did some google map searching and made this pic:  The red square is the 'turret' past the red box in #47 and they are standing at approx the yellow square.  In #48, you can see the restrooms inside the green square and they are standing at about the blue square.

Interesting! The distance is over 1500 feet so she is yelling and then over five minutes later (if they are walking in a straight line without stopping) she throws the bag. Why are they walking out on the beach for a while? The clue must have told them to go to Sand Island.

Maybe it's only a crazy shot, but could Brenchel misread the clue and ended in Sand Island Park, when they actually had to go to Sand Island Parkway; and, especifically, to "Aloha Jet Ski"?

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Re: TAR 20 Ep 12 Honolulu,Hawaii
« Reply #174 on: May 03, 2012, 04:13:43 PM »
I think I found the clue box location from the promo pics.  I believe I matched the building, tree, handicap sign and the yellow and red marked gates behind Brenchel.  I also added it to the previous overhead pic, the orange square on the right, around the bend of the road:


 

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