Charla was born with achondroplasia , the most common form of dwarfism, and is 4' 1. Her family immigrated to the United States in On the audition tape for The Amazing Race, Charla lifted weights and even carried her teammate on her shoulders to prove her physical strength. During the actual show, Charla carried a pound side of beef, blocked five slap shots by a professional hockey player, ate one kilogram 2. At the time, Little People of America spokesman Dan Okenfuss said that "What Charla is doing on the show is great, introducing little people to the mainstream world, doing an activity average-sized people are doing. Celebrity Poker Showdown : Tournament 6, Game 1 featured reality television all-stars playing for charity.
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Charla Baklayan Faddoul
During the first four seasons, two-member teams of people with preexisting relationships raced around the world. From Johannesburg to Manila, Hong Kong to Paris, Mexico City to Venice, they were challenged to navigate unfamiliar places, complete physically and mentally challenging tasks, and overcome the stresses placed on their relationship. Along the way, these teams formed friendships with their fellow racers and sometimes butted heads when their paths crossed.
Mirna's expert handling of the airports and Charla's surprising toughness gave them many respectable 2nd place finishes. They took the madness that had defined them the first time around to a whole new level, and it caused them to clash with their competitors, the other teams becoming upset at their super-aggressive tactics. Mirna's airport skills and their ability to charm locals carried them into the Final Three. Despite leading in the first half of the final leg, they were the last team to arrive at the final task and, being unable to finish it within the time limit, they finished 3rd. Both were born in the same hospital in Syria, one month apart.