Daniel Gale from "The Amazing Race 2012" is one of the contestants on Season 21 of the CBS reality competition series. He is teamed up with his on-again and off-again girlfriend, Amy Purdy. Daniel is a the executive director of their Adaptive Action Sports Organization. He is 36 years old and from Summit County, Colorado.

Here is an interview with Daniel Gale ("Amazing Race"):

Describe what you do:

I fundraise, event coordinate, coach and instruct for adaptive action sports.

Favorite hobbies:

Snowboarding, skateboarding and photography.

3 words to describe you:

Fun, creative and giving. 

What is the accomplishment you are most proud of?

Creating our Adaptive Action Sports organization.

What famous person reminds you of yourself?

Cheech Marin mixed with a shorter version of Hugh Jackman.

What famous person reminds you of your teammate?

Amy P. reminds me of Amy P. She is famous in her own right.

What scares you most about traveling?

Language barriers.

What excites you most about traveling?

Stepping out of the box, learning new cultures and meeting new people.

Biggest challenge you and your teammate will face on The Race together:

Managing time and money.

Pet peeve about your teammate:

She made her legs taller so now she is taller than me.

What country and place would you most like to visit and why?

Africa, Thailand, Greece and Japan. I want to witness their unique cultures.

What do you hope to accomplish by running The Race (other than winning one million bucks)? 

It will truly give us a chance to experience each other completely and hopefully learn how to communicate and how to support one another better.


Age: ∼41 years old (age stated above was at time of writing)
Hometown: Summit County, CO

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