Season 17 Episode 7
"I Got the Power/The Final Cut"
It's the last two weeks before the live finale and the players do everything they can to make it to the last weigh-in.
Week 11 starts of with a huge challenge. The 6 remaining players are suspended above water and must pull themselves up as the rope slowly lowers. The last player to stay dry and climbing is Erin, winning a one-pound advantage at the weigh-in and the ability to dish out a one-pound disadvantage to a competitor.
Bob talks one-on-one with the players, preparing them for life after the ranch. Will they be able to sustain their healthy habits?
At the weigh-in, Erin gives the one-pound disadvantage to Roberto, but he stays above the yellow line with a 10-pound loss. And despite the one-pound advantage, Erin falls below the yellow line along with Felicia. The players vote Erin off the ranch.
Heading into the final week before the live finale, the players face the biggest challenge of the season. They race up a hill carrying the sum total weight they've lost at the ranch. Along the way, they stop at 11 checkpoints, representing 11 weigh-ins, to discard the amount of weight they lost at each week's weigh-in. Roberto reaches the finish line first, winning a 2-pound advantage at the weigh-in.
The players head to the gym with Jen and Dolvett, not for a workout, but to view their journey videos and see how far they've come. They reflect on who they were when they started, and the path that lies ahead.
Dr. Huizenga gives the players an update on their health, showing them the astonishing accomplishments they've made in the last 12 weeks.
At the Last-Chance Workout, the players kick it into high gear, pushing themselves to shed a few more pounds for the last weigh-in before the finale.
In the last weigh-in before the live finale, Roberto and Stephen stay above the red line, securing their place as finalists. Who will the third finalist be? Find out at the live finale, Monday, February 22 at 9/8c on NBC.