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TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« on: January 20, 2015, 02:48:48 PM »
Aly Dudek & Steve Langton





 
 
Name: Aly Dudek
Age: 24
Hometown: Milwaukee, Wis.
Relationship Status: Dating
Length of Relationship: 7 months
How did you meet? We met at the 2014 Olympics in Sochi, Russia, where we both competed for the USA in different sports.
Current occupation: Athlete and global spokeswoman
Describe what you do: I am a 2x Olympian and bronze medalist in the sport of short track speed skating and have been a member of the U.S. National Team since 2007. I also travel the world as a spokeswoman for a worldwide nutritional company.
3 words to describe you: Driven, passionate and adventurous.
Favorite hobbies: Traveling, working out and cooking.
What is the accomplishment you are most proud of? Winning an Olympic bronze medal and competing in two Olympic Games.
What famous person reminds you of yourself? Kate Hudson- her laugh and sense of humor. But I have been told many times, Robin from “How I Met Your Mother.”
What famous person reminds you of your teammate? Superman, or at least that's what everyone tells me.
What scares you most about traveling? Being abducted.
What excites you most about traveling? Views on this planet I never knew existed, meeting new people, trying new cultures and really getting away from everything I know.
Biggest challenge you and your teammate will face on The Race together: At the beginning of our relationship, we struggled with communication, but mostly due to wanting to please each other. Luckily, we have had many talks about this and have been closer since.
Pet peeve about your teammate: Those damn plaid, New England-y, coral and patterned shorts he wears!! Why?!
What country and place would you most like to visit and why? Vietnam- It looks beautiful! Also, Tahiti- I have not traveled to many warm places due to my sport. Also, Costa Rica- I’d like to zipline, and Santorini- the “white island.”
What do you hope to accomplish by running The Race (other than winning one million bucks)? I want to travel the world with Steve. We have had many conversations about going on adventures, and I don’t want to do it with anyone else.
How could the Race change the current state of your relationship? We can really learn how each other’s strengths and weaknesses make us better for each other and also better people.
 
 
Name: Steven Langton

Age: 31
Hometown: Boston
Relationship Status: Dating
Length of relationship: Seven months
How did you meet? Aly and I met at the 2014 Olympic Games through a teammate of hers and a teammate of mine who were close friends. It was love at first sight!
Current occupation: Olympic Athlete
Describe what you do: My day to day consists of racing down an icy shoot and wearing spandex one pieces with my closest buddies. I have competed for the United States National Bobsled team since 2007, representing my country at the last two Olympic Games.
3 words to describe you: Determined, spontaneous and passionate.
Favorite hobbies: Fishing, hiking and traveling.
What is the accomplishment you are most proud of? I'm most proud of winning two Bronze Medals at the Sochi Olympic Games in Russia and double Gold at the 2012 World Championships.
What famous person reminds you of yourself? Hugh Jackman because of his stellar “power beard” growing ability.
What famous person reminds you of your teammate? I'm going to go with Snow White in Snow White and the Huntsman because of her tenacity. When she sets her sights on something, watch out!
What scares you most about traveling? Losing my wallet or passport. That would be a bad day.
What excites you most about traveling? Trying new things, exploring exotic places and experiencing new cultures.
Biggest challenge you and your teammate will face on The Race together: When something is bothering her, I would like her to express her concerns more openly so that we can attack it together.
Pet peeve about your teammate: Sometimes when she gets stressed, rather than use me as support, she tends to block me out.
What country and place would you most like to visit and why? I'd love to see Thailand for it's beautiful beaches, thick jungles and unique culture.
What do you hope to accomplish by running The Race (other than winning one million bucks)? We both have a passion for traveling and have done so extensively individually. We see the race as an opportunity to see the world together. Competing with my girlfriend and best friend will be the true test of our relationship.
How could the Race change the current state of your relationship? We can start the life and quality of life that we both want sooner than expected. This will be a total make or break. If we can make it through this, we can make it through anything.
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #1 on: January 20, 2015, 02:51:47 PM »
Meet ALY & STEVE!
 
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #2 on: January 23, 2015, 12:28:36 PM »
Steve looks like he should be on Survivor instead... ???
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #3 on: January 23, 2015, 01:05:07 PM »
There is a tradition of Winter Olympians being on TAR. And as a bobsledder, Steven has traveled to bobsled track venues around the world for competitions outside of the Olympics.

So from that perspective it makes sense that casting would look to such teams to be competitive.

It's also my understanding that Steven has had (don't know if he still does) a YouTube channel with his then roommate at the US Bobsled training facilities that, from what I read were hilariously funny. (And that would support his quip to Phil that was in the preview shown at the end of last season.)

And FWIW, TAR is probably more difficult physically and mentally than Survivor, after all Survivor 29's winner was a two-time TAR competitor who did not win either of her seasons. :)
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #4 on: February 01, 2015, 03:54:52 PM »
And FWIW, TAR is probably more difficult physically and mentally than Survivor, after all Survivor 29's winner was a two-time TAR competitor who did not win either of her seasons. :)

I find that extremely debatable as I personally feel like Survivor would be way more difficult that the Amazing Race because of the extreme lack of food and shelter as well as the fact that paranoia is very high in Survivor and many castaways note how they have had many nights with lack of sleep. I do agree that TAR is still very very difficult on yourself mentally and physically, but I would not go to the point of saying that it is "probably more difficult"

Oh and just because someone won Survivor but not TAR does not = more difficult IMO

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #5 on: February 02, 2015, 03:11:47 AM »
In Survivor, even if you sucks at challenge, you still have a chance to win own to your social skill. That's not the case in TAR.

Anyway, we should be back to the main threat. Actually, I kind of like this team. Hope they are competitive but funny team.

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #6 on: February 02, 2015, 11:52:02 AM »
And in Survivor you have 15-19 others to beat, while you only have 10 in TAR. And TAR is shorter than Survivor. There is no a 100% correct answer since each show focuses in different traits, IMHO.

Back to topic, I like this team too. Last time we had a Winter Olympic team they rocked the race before being unlucky in F4. Hopefully, they can perform better.

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #7 on: February 03, 2015, 01:46:48 AM »
And in Survivor you have 15-19 others to beat, while you only have 10 in TAR. And TAR is shorter than Survivor. There is no a 100% correct answer since each show focuses in different traits, IMHO.

Back to topic, I like this team too. Last time we had a Winter Olympic team they rocked the race before being unlucky in F4. Hopefully, they can perform better.

Technically, if you don't count teams then you have to beat other 21-23 TAR contestants.
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #8 on: February 03, 2015, 03:09:54 AM »
Why wouldn't you count teams? Aren't you racing as a team? Doesn't your partner's elimination mean you are out too? -.-

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #9 on: February 03, 2015, 02:15:20 PM »
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Reality TV World: How much harder than The Amazing Race do you feel Survivor is now that you've experienced them both?

Natalie Anderson: You really can't compare the two, like, The Amazing Race is a crazy -- it's crazy while you're racing but you get to check into an awesome hotel, you get to eat, and the biggest thing is that I was with Nadiya the entire time. And in this situation, I wasn't with Nadiya.

And no matter how hungry or tired I was, the only thing that brought me to tears on Survivor was thinking about Nadiya and over Nadiya getting voted off. It's crazy because I never cry and I just think you can't compare the two, like, the elements, the fatigue, the hunger -- everything on Survivor was ten folds as hard as it was ever on The Amazing Race.

Read more at http://www.realitytvworld.com/news/exclusive-survivor-san-juan-del-sur----blood-vs-water-winner-natalie-anderson-talks-%28part-2%29-17226.php#Q8wCe5JZK5hIXAyy.99


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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #10 on: February 27, 2015, 03:31:22 AM »
They were kind of invisible in the first leg. Want to see more of them.

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #11 on: February 27, 2015, 04:20:23 AM »
They were kind of invisible in the first leg. Want to see more of them.

agree.. seems like a really good, spirited and cheerful couple, but too bad we barely seen them doing the dance only...
hope to get much stories from this one... ;)
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #12 on: March 14, 2015, 09:46:19 PM »
UP UP UP!!!

They are racing really well so far yet get an unfair cut in editing.  :gaah:

Along with Tyler and Laura, they are the only two teams so far that actually hasn't experienced being behind. Hmmm how about that!

One of these legs has to go on their favor soon

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #13 on: March 14, 2015, 09:57:25 PM »
Agreed. Hopefully the editors are setting up for something... I hope it's good because I like them a lot for some reason :lol:

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #14 on: March 14, 2015, 10:11:06 PM »
they're just very low-key and humble, considering they are athletes. (reminiscing on the pro-wrestlers from last season  :funny: )

Sure it makes them a little bit of a snoozefest but they still deserve a fair amount of footage. Their edit in Nagano leg was actually not so bad.




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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #15 on: April 03, 2015, 11:46:04 PM »
UP UP UP!!!!!

THEY WON THEIR FIRST LEG, BABY!!!

more to come, hopefully!!!!

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #16 on: April 04, 2015, 03:11:08 AM »
Happy for them, especially 2 cars.

Now I'm waiting for Matt & Ashely and Tyler & Laura winning first place and all my favorite teams win first place <3

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #17 on: April 04, 2015, 07:49:21 AM »
They're UTRFun and I am here for it <3
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #18 on: April 04, 2015, 12:06:21 PM »
They're cool <3

And congrats for winning the leg and two Fords <3  :cheer:

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #19 on: April 10, 2015, 11:08:33 PM »
Woot woot!!!

So close to winning another leg.

Anyway, still checked in front of the pack!  :hoot:

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #20 on: April 18, 2015, 09:01:45 AM »
 (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;) (:;)

The one moment they fell behind, they were last. Why can't that happen to Tyler and Laura!

Well, they ran a good race!  :hoot: :hoot: :hoot:

Plus, they actually won the second best leg to win this season casue they got the cars. Those are probably worth a lot more than what 2nd place gets, right! So suck it, final five! lol!

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #21 on: April 18, 2015, 09:10:49 AM »
Although I liked them, their fate was inevitable considering how they basically failed at everything during the double episode!

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #22 on: April 18, 2015, 09:23:57 AM »
Although I liked them, their fate was inevitable considering how they basically failed at everything during the double episode!

I think they were in a fine shape right until that flat tire in leg 7.
Plus the RB in leg 8
But other than that they were just fine. So I wouldn't say everything!

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #23 on: April 18, 2015, 09:52:34 AM »
Although I liked them, their fate was inevitable considering how they basically failed at everything during the double episode!

I think they were in a fine shape right until that flat tire in leg 7.
Plus the RB in leg 8
But other than that they were just fine. So I wouldn't say everything!
Steve insisted on Aly doing the leg 7 RB. If Steve did it instead, they'd probably finish faster and have the ability to do the 'Pack' Detour.
Weren't they also lost on the way to the skydiving place in leg 8? That extra time could've helped!

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #24 on: April 18, 2015, 10:19:15 AM »
Steve insisted on Aly doing the leg 7 RB. If Steve did it instead, they'd probably finish faster and have the ability to do the 'Pack' Detour.
Weren't they also lost on the way to the skydiving place in leg 8? That extra time could've helped!
Steve only insisted just because of their system to alternate RB. Plus they were first on the spot so there wasn't any sort of reference on what they're about to do. If they had got there not on first, Steve probably would have done it.  I really don't think the tasks hurt them that much. Hayley and Blair were last to get out of that Detour in leg 7 and they still checked in 3rd on that leg so I don't think tasks are to blame here. It was really the flat tire before the pit-stop.

Changing a flat tire really takes a while, especially when you were not used to do it. I changed a tire a couple times and both times took me nearly an hour. And that was just in my garage at home where I actually had the proper tools and everything. Imagine Steve had to do the it all in the middle of nowhere in Africa!  Even the professionals probably will require like 20 minutes to do it. Stupid tire!

Idk, did they get lost? I don't think anything mattered that much with them in leg 8. They were almost half an hour behind Mike and Rochellle, they had a speedbump, and they were alerady U-turned before they even encounter the RB. So if they got lost, just go figure lol!

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« Reply #25 on: April 21, 2015, 10:19:04 AM »
Since I am one of the very, very few fans of Aly and Steve here

Posted on Apr 20, 2015 10:55am on CBS.COM


Aly and Steve, the sixth team eliminated on Season 26, answer your questions about running The Amazing Race.

1. Jasmine N: Hi Aly and Steve. My question for you is being the 6th team eliminated on the race, how does competing on The Amazing Race compare to competing for an Olympic medal?

Aly: Amazing Race and the Olympics are so different. The Amazing Race is so much fun!! It’s not that the Olympics are not fun, but it is something I have been training for since a very young age. They are very similar in the way that there is a lot on the line. For the Race, it is a lot of money and for the Olympics, it is your life’s dream on the line. It is a very hard question and very hard to compare.
Steve: Like Aly said there is really no way to compare the two other than the fact that there is a lot on the line for both… Amazing Race is about money and the Olympics are about the medal, your dream and your country. Other than the fact that it is a competition and there is a lot on the line, it is not very similar at all.

2. Laura G: Why not disguise the fact that you are Olympic athletes? Do you think that put a target on your back?
Aly: Telling people that we were Olympic athletes definitely put a target on are back and if we were to go back I don’t think I would have told them.
Steve: If we didn’t say it, I definitely think it would have come out at some point, though.

3. Judi S: Okay, my question actually goes back to the first episode. Were you totally shocked you had to climb on a flight to Japan wearing soaking wet clothes and covered in mud? I cannot imagine how those showers were capable of cleaning everyone.
Aly: That was hilarious. We were all going through security soaking wet, covered in mud and dirt. People were staring at us like we were nuts. We didn’t get to shower at the airport either. We used the hand dryers to try and dry off but all we did was change our clothes.
Steve: When we went through the metal detector, my whole body went numb since I was soaking wet.

4. Jody M: What was your biggest challenge in the race?
Aly: Trying to find the right flight is really hard. There are a lot of flights that are hidden that you do not see right away.
Steve: The hardest part for us was just getting around and traveling.

5. Erikson J: Hi Aly and Steve. What happened during this leg of the race that triggered the emotions from both of you that you guys didn't have first half of the game? Because I thought the first half of the game you guys are good team!

Aly: We were still a great team!
Steve: Even legs that we did really well we made mistakes in.
Aly: Unfortunately, the mistakes we made in Africa were detrimental. At that point in the Race, we were hungry, tired and stress levels are higher so the mistakes seem worse than in the beginning of the Race.

6. Tammy M: Who do you think will win the race? FYI, you both were awesome racers.
Aly: Thanks, Tammy!
Steve: All the teams left are really, really strong. At this point, we would like Matt and Ashley to win.

7. Janny C: Are ya’ll planning on staying together after the drama on the race?
Aly: This is the number one question my mom gets from people. Everyone asks. Yes, absolutely, our relationship has only gotten stronger since the Race.

8. Sarah-Ann L: Best and worst moments on the race?
Aly: I loved the beer challenge. The carrying of the stein. It was a simpler challenge but it was personally my favorite. My least favorite was eating the eggs. I still have a hard time eating hard boiled eggs.
Steve: That was my least favorite as well. I don’t have a favorite challenge but my favorite place was the bar rooftop in Thailand which was great.

http://www.cbs.com/shows/amazing_race/elimination_interviews/1004077/emotions-ran-wild-in-africa-and-sent-olympians-aly-and-steve-packing-how-the-race-affected-their-relationship/
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #26 on: April 21, 2015, 10:32:15 AM »
This one is on TVGUIDE.COM

It was a long, sad demise for Aly and Steve on Friday's two-part Amazing Race. After getting a flat in the middle of the Namibian desert and coming in last on a non-elimination leg, the Olympic speed skater and bobsledder fell further behind on the next leg, highlighted (or low-lighted?) by Steve walking in the opposite direction looking for their Roadblock briefcase, that Laura and Tyler U-Turning them was probably unnecessary. "It was just two hours of the twisting of the knife," Steve jokes to TVGuide.com. Did they have any chance of catching up? How did Steve miss the briefcase so badly? See what they say below.

It's safe to say you knew you were last.
Aly: Yeah, we didn't see any other team the entire day, so that in and of itself gave us confirmation that we were far behind.

You didn't seem surprised to be U-Turned, but was that adding insult to injury?

Steve: We were expecting to be U-Turned. We were actually expecting to be U-Turned by Tyler and Laura, so that played out exactly like we imagined.

Where do you think it started to go wrong? The hut Roadblock the first leg? The flat tire?

Aly: In my opinion, it was the hut. They didn't air it, but I was pushing Steve to do it, and he was pushing me to do it. So I said, "OK, fine, I'll do it." The Roadblock was interesting because for some reason, the two bushmen people who were helping me kept telling me to dig holes. I dug like twice as many holes than the other teams and I was like, "What the hell?!"
Steve: They were really good holes though. [Laughs]
Aly: My hut isn't going anywhere! That hut is sturdy!
Steve: It's probably still there. The flat tire didn't help either. That was kind of the nail in the coffin.
Aly: It was just one thing after another after another. And then we wanted to do the feeding of the pack of dogs, but it was taken, so we had to do the other one.

Do you think it was fair that you were forced to do the elephant Detour instead of just waiting for the dog one? Was that an option, to wait?
Steve: Those were the rules, and everyone had to play by them. Unfortunately, we came out of the Roadblock fourth. If we had waited a little bit and done the pack, I think we would've been done a little faster, but we still had that flat tire.

That sucked for you guys because Mike and Rochelle were last out of the Roadblock, but they were allowed to do the dogs because everyone else was done with it.
Aly: Yeah. That one took like five or 10 minutes and ours took 45 minutes to an hour. It was a huge difference. We had no idea, but that's the nature of the game. And then we got a flat tire!

You were only 20 minutes behind after the first leg, so it seemed feasible that you could catch up, even with the Speed Bump.

Steve: I think we definitely had opportunities to catch up. We just didn't take advantage of them. We got lost the second day. ... [The Speed Bump] took maybe like 10 minutes. It just seems so much longer when you know you're already behind and you're trying to catch up. Even five minutes seems like an eternity. ... And then I ran miles in the wrong direction looking for the box, which didn't help. Like Aly said, it was one thing after another.
Aly: He wasn't wearing his glasses that day. [Laughs]

What happened there? You said you took your eye off the briefcase as it landed.

Steve: Yeah. I watched it until it almost hit the ground. They dropped it pretty far out there. There was a pretty strong cross wind and I took my eye off of it before it hit the ground, and that was enough time to blow it in a much different direction than I thought it did. I just kept walking hoping I would get to it, but it was in the complete opposite direction.

You guys should've switched Roadblocks.
Aly: [Laughs] Honestly, I think if Steve had done the hut and if I had done the skybox, we would've been solid. That probably would've been more ideal if we had done the opposite ones, but we didn't!

Aly kept saying you were too calm, Steve. Did you ever lose it that we didn't see?
Steve: No, I don't think so.
Aly: He would say a couple comments, like, "Well, do you wanna drive?" But he says it in a way that you're like, "Oh, what a sweetheart." But I'm like on fire on the inside. [Laughs] When we were tracking the elephants, I got distracted, so that was my fault and he got a little upset with me.
Steve: Most of the time she was right. In terms of staying calm and keeping a level head, that's how I approach everything. If you do see me flip out, there is something very, very wrong. I think I was able to grasp that. As much fun and as big of a competition as it was, it was still a game. The situations that we got ourselves into, I just kind of looked at the big picture.
Aly: He was definitely stronger in that aspect than I was. I was more emotionally invested. I was like, "This is so not OK!" And he'd be like, "It's all good!" It's cool. We balance each other out that way. (awww!!)

Do you think fatigue played a part?
Aly: No, I wouldn't say that. There are so many factors that the viewers don't really know. We were hungry, we were sleep-deprived. ... There's a lot going on and all the teams that were left are strong teams. We did feel a bit more pressure, I guess, and a sense of urgency, but all the teams are dealing with that as well.
Steve: I don't think one of those factors affected us negatively. It's just a hard thing to do. It's a game, but it puts you in really stressful situations.
Aly: Steve and I didn't prepare for getting a flat tire in Africa!

What do you think of the blind date twist?
Aly: I think it was an interesting way to change up the show. Unfortunately, it didn't really work out because this isn't really a show people go on to find love. Some of them had said early on in the season, "How can you really get to know each other when you're under these ridiculous circumstances and you're at each other's throats since Day 1?" I kind of wish it was a regular season, personally. I think we all forgot half the teams were blind dates after a couple of legs.
Steve: Granted it was only a couple of weeks, but those blind date couples were together 24/7 for the entire time, so they saw each other at their worst. So they found out pretty quickly if there was anything there. (LOL!)

What are you up to now? Are you training?

Aly: We are figuring things out. Neither of us are training right now. We're just trying to see what the next step is.
Steve: We haven't ruled out [competing].
Aly: We've been getting a lot of love from fans. ... We'd love to do come back and do [all-stars].
Steve: Yeah, we definitely feel like we have unfinished business.

http://www.tvguide.com/news/amazing-race-aly-and-steve/
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #27 on: April 21, 2015, 11:28:11 AM »
They deserve a second chance, because that flat tire really did screw things up. So many things could have been different if it had not happened!

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #28 on: April 21, 2015, 03:14:00 PM »
Since I am one of the very, very few fans of Aly and Steve here


I am a fan!! I liked their calm well thought out gameplay combined with a strong relationship and good racing. I think this was just their bad leg, and it was unfortunate that there wasno real way to overcome all the obstacles in one leg. I'd love to see them both again one day!!
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #29 on: April 21, 2015, 04:29:59 PM »
You guys should've switched Roadblocks.
Aly: [Laughs] Honestly, I think if Steve had done the hut and if I had done the skybox, we would've been solid. That probably would've been more ideal if we had done the opposite ones, but we didn't!
This was my first thought after the double episode aired. Their RB choices for the two legs were skeptical.

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #30 on: April 27, 2015, 12:01:13 PM »
They were my favourite team this season.  It is sad to see them go.  Now I have to find a new favourite.

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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #31 on: January 15, 2018, 02:37:56 PM »
Steve has been selected as part of the two 4-man bobsled teams to represent team USA at the 2018 Winter Olympics next month. Go Steve!
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #32 on: January 15, 2018, 05:52:27 PM »
Nice! So much for retirement though...
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #33 on: January 16, 2018, 06:10:44 PM »
Go get that gold Steve!
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Re: TAR 26: Aly Dudek & Steve Langton
« Reply #34 on: January 16, 2018, 07:11:00 PM »
Steve unretired because he missed the sport, and he felt he could stay at that elite level. He had been the late Steven Holcomb’s pusher on the Two Man bobsled in Vancouver and in Sochi, and on Holcomb’s 4 man sleds at both Winter Olympics. Whether he’ll stick around for the Beijing Winter Olympics in 2022 remains to be seen.
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