The Amazing Race 2015 Meet Blair Townsend Bio and Videos
Meet Blair Townsend from Amelia Island, Fla., who will race around the world on the upcoming season of The Amazing Race 2015. Watch The Amazing Race premiere on Wednesday, February 25 at 9:30/8:30c!
The Amazing Race is returning for a special season with a total of 11 teams racing around the globe for the opportunity to win the $1 million dollar prize. This season will feature 11 new teams of all dating duos with a twist: six who are preexisting couples, and five duos who will meet for the very first time at the starting line when they are set up on the most extreme blind date ever.
Name: Blair Townsend
Hometown: Amelia Island, Fla.
Relationship Status: Single
Current occupation: Physician
Describe what you do: I am taking a few years away from surgery residency to serve as an active duty doctor in the Navy. I provide medical care to Sailors in the Dive and Undersea communities.
Three words to describe you: Versatile, brave and inventive.
Favorite hobbies: Ironman competitions, sailing, scuba diving and golf.
What is the accomplishment you are most proud of? Being a good son to my parents and a good brother to my sisters.
What scares you most about traveling? Not ever wanting to return to real life.
What excites you most about traveling? Knowing that I will return a better man.
How many serious relationships have you been in? Two.
What are your deal-breakers in a relationship? Lack of curiosity in the world, complacency and dishonesty.
What are the top three qualities you are looking for in a mate? Razor-sharp wit, bold confidence and a contagious smile.
What are three turn-offs or pet peeves in a mate? Excessive swearing, no swearing and excessive make-up.
Who is your celebrity crush? Lionel Messi’s significant other, Antonella Roccuzzo.
What famous person reminds you of yourself? If Ryan Gosling had a miracle baby with Brad Pitt, then that child was tutored by Stephen Hawking, mentored by the late Maya Angelou, and trained by Bruce Jenner in his prime… I would be that person.
What country and place would you most like to visit and why? Thailand or any country in Southeast Asia. I am obsessed with the food in the region, think the terrain is beautiful, and want to be thrown into the hustle and bustle of an overcrowded city while searching for Phil.
Meet Blair Townsend in his Amazing Race videos on page 2!!