The CBS reality series that everyone loves is preparing to start its 23rd season.
The Amazing Race released info today about the teams that will be taking part in the race around the world. The list of contestants includes Nicole “Nicky” Getz, married to Chris Getz, a Major League Baseball player and her teammate Kim DeJesus, married to David DeJesus, currently playing for the Tampa Rays. Contestants competing for the $1 million prize also include former NFL players, Chester Pitts II, who played in the NFL for 10 seasons and his teammate Ephraim Salaam, who also played in the NFL, for 13 season.
The list also includes some “normal” contestants including some oil field workers, a husband and wife ER Doctor team and several fitness trainers.
The new season of The Amazing Race kicks off Sunday, September 29th.
IF you missed the finale of The Amazing Race last night, you missed one of the best in the history of the show.
Dave and Rachel started out in Japan, behind but caught up as all four teams were forced to wait until Sunrise for their clue. As they worked their way through Japan, eventually Ralph and Vanessa were eliminated, leaving Art & JJ, Brendan & Rachel and Rachel & Dave as the final 3 teams. Read the rest of this entry »
Yikes! Bad things are bound to happen when you combine flying fruits and the force of gravity! Take a peek at this promo clip from the upcoming premiere of the new season of CBS’ The Amazing Race, which features home shopping television hosts Brook and Claire and their close encounter with a runaway watermelon!
Claire Champlain was competing on the challenge show in a segment that required contestants to use a watermelon-hurling slingshot to knock down targets a short distance away. But Champlain’s efforts backfired when a watermelon she was attempting to fling stayed in the slingshot’s pouch and was flung back at her.