Rachel Braband
Challenger Profile
Original Series RW: Back to New York
Born October 31, 1982 (1982-10-31) (age 37)
Hometown outside Chicago
Challenge Career
Seasons The Gauntlet
Challenge Wins 3
Eliminations 2 (1 win, 1 loss)
Social Media
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Rachel Braband was a contestant from The Real World: Back to New York. She competed on The Gauntlet.


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Then: Rachel had an overprotective mom, which made her the naïve young freshman of the Back to New York group. She was frequently obsessed with lead singers of punk bands.

Now: Rachel is majoring in film production at Hofstra University in Long Island. She eventually wants to be an editor. Her mother thinks her stint on the Real World ruined Rachel's life because Rachel "is dilly-dallying in the entertainment industry, wasting her time."

Relationships: Rachel has been dating a guy from New York City and is ready to move in with him.

Best Known For: Being the cute virgin and having a screechy voice.

The Gauntlet

Challenge History

Episode Challenge Team Result
1 Snake Soup Real World SAFE
2 Masquerade SAFE
3 Mud Bath SAFE
5 Holey Canoe SAFE
6 Heavyweight Hustle SAFE
7 Sink My Ship SAFE
8 Red Barron SAFE
9 Inferno SAFE
10 Rolling On a River OUT

Elimination History

Episode Gauntlet Opponent Result
4 Hangman Katie WIN
10 Ride 'Em Cowboy Sarah OUT

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