After 21 years and 33 journeys across the globe, the Emmy Award-winning and just lately nominated THE AMAZING RACE celebrates 400 episodes with 12 new groups who go on their journey of a lifetime when host Phil Keoghan kicks off the thirty fourth version of the CBS Original sequence THE AMAZING RACE on the season premiere in its new time interval, Wednesday, Sept. 21 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network, and obtainable to stream reside and on demand on Paramount+*.
This season, for the primary time, the 12 globe-trotting groups will start the race outdoors of the United States, touring to Munich, Germany for the beginning line. The present additionally visits the traditional metropolis of Petra, in Jordan, the place groups will experience a practice and expertise a scene harking back to the 1963 Oscar-winning movie “Lawrence of Arabia,” carry out a Jordanian folks dance and be taught the Arabic alphabet. Also, for the primary time in THE AMAZING RACE historical past, there shall be no non-elimination legs.
With one workforce being eradicated on the finish of each leg, it is going to be probably the most grueling races within the present’s historical past and groups shall be in for a shock when host Phil Keoghan teases a game-changing ingredient within the first leg of the race. Other places that groups will journey to incorporate Austria, Italy, France, Spain, Iceland and Nashville, the place the primary workforce to cross the ultimate end line shall be topped the winner of THE AMAZING RACE and the $1 million prize.
Following are the groups competing on the upcoming season of THE AMAZING RACE:
Aastha Lal (33, VP of Operations) and Nina Duong (34, Director Business Dev.)
Engaged from Marina Del Ray, Calif.
Abby Garrett (24, Data Scientist) and Will Freeman (25, Accountant)
Childhood sweethearts from Birmingham, Ala.
Aubrey Ares (29, Dance Studio Owner) and David Hernandez (29, Helicopter Mechanic)
Ballroom dancers from Los Angeles, Calif.
Derek Xiao (24, Product Manager) and Claire Rehfuss (25, AI Engineer)
Reality romance from Los Angeles, Calif.
Emily Bushnell (36, Law Firm Admin) and Molly Sinert (36, Healthcare Admin)
Long-lost twins from Ardmore, Pa. and Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., respectively.
Glenda (41, Insurance Underwriter) and Lumumba Roberts (41, Middle School Teacher)
Newlyweds from Norcross, Ga.
Luis Colon (34, Firefighter) and Michelle Burgos (34, Dancer)
Married from Miami, Fla.
Marcus (38, Army Tank Commander) and Michael Craig (30, Air Force Fighter Pilot)
Military brothers from Richmond Hill, Ga. and Alamogordo, N.M., respectively.
Quinton Peron (29, Choreographer) and Mattie Lynch (27, Dance Coach)
Former Rams cheerleaders from Pasadena, Calif. and Vista, Calif, respectively.
Tim Mann (40, Probation Officer) and Rex Ryan (59, ESPN Analyst)
Golf buddies from Brentwood, Tenn.
Rich Kuo (32, Life Coach) and Dom Jones (35, Gym Owner)
Motivational audio system from Huntington Beach, Calif.
THE AMAZING RACE sends 12 groups on a trek all over the world. Each workforce is comprised of two individuals who have a pre-existing relationship with each other. At each vacation spot, every workforce competes in a sequence of challenges – some psychological and a few bodily – and when the duties have been accomplished, they be taught their subsequent vacation spot. Teams who’re farthest behind will progressively be eradicated as the competition progresses, with the primary workforce to reach on the remaining vacation spot profitable not less than $1 million.
Jerry Bruckheimer, Bertram van Munster, Jonathan Littman, Elise Doganieri, Mark Vertullo, Phil Keoghan and Patrick Cariaga are the manager producers for Jerry Bruckheimer Television and Earthview Inc. in affiliation with ABC Studios and Amazing Race Productions. THE AMAZING RACE was created by Bertram van Munster and Elise Doganieri.
*Paramount+ Premium subscribers could have entry to stream reside through the reside feed of their native CBS affiliate on the service in addition to on demand. Essential-tier subscribers could have entry to on-demand the day after the episode airs.