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'The Amazing Race: All-Stars' Winners Set Records

May 19, 2014 03:05:12

The three remaining teams of "" season 24 were finally back in the U.S. after traveling across three continents and through eight countries. Father and son Dave & Connor, country singers Caroline & Jen, as well as newlyweds Brendon & Rachel were vying for the winning title and the grand prize in the final leg.

The teams flew from London to Las Vegas. En route to MGM Grand, they had to find a box that contained 50 keys in the desert that they would need in the Roadblock. The Roadblock was a great escape challenge created by illusionist David Copperfield.

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'The Amazing Race' Season 24 Premiere: One Returning Player Quits Early

February 24, 2014 04:02:39

An early departure kicked off the 24th edition of "". In the season premiere aired on Sunday, February 23, host Phil Keoghan revealed that William "Bopper" Minton could not participate in the competition because he was diagnosed with an inflamed pancreas just the night before the race.

While Bopper was forced to withdraw from the competition, his friend Mark Jackson stays in the race with a new partner. He chose Mallory Ervin, who had played before in season 17 and 18, as his new teammate.

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'The Amazing Race 23' Finale: A 'Happy Ending' for the Winning Team

December 09, 2013 11:12:37

After almost a month on the road, the contestants of "" season 23 made a trip back to the U.S. In the first leg, the remaining four teams left Indonesia for Tokyo, Japan. Jason and Amy were the first to leave. They formed an alliance with Tim & Marie and Travis & Nicole to try to get rid of Leo and Jamall, who would face a Speed Bump for arriving the last in the previous leg.

Leo and Jamall were on a different flight with the three teams, but the cousins arrived first. They headed to the Gotokuji temple where they faced a Detour. It's a choice between Knock It Down and Call It Up. For the former, both team members would become human bowling balls, while for the latter, one person would get in a phone booth full of water and goldfish and make a phone call. They had to tell their teammate what they heard on the phone.

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'The Amazing Race' Season 22 Crowns Frontrunners as the Winning Team

May 06, 2013 11:05:43

After weeks of traveling to 10 countries across the globe, "" finally brought the remaining teams back to the United States in the season 22 finale. First, however, the four teams were headed to Belfast, Northern Ireland from Edinburgh, Scotland.

They faced the Roadblock in Peatlands Park where they had to bog snorkel. Anthony Battaglia finished first, followed by Katie Bichler and Mona Egender, while Jennifer Kuhle completed it on her third attempt after a pep talk from her team mate Caroline Cutbirth.

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American Legion Accepts CBS Apology for Featuring Crashed B-5 on 'Amazing Race'

March 26, 2013 09:03:10

Almost a week after it was criticized for featuring "insensitive" segment in last week's episode of "", CBS has finally apologized for it. On Sunday, March 24, host Phil Keoghan opened the latest episode by reading a statement expressing their remorse.

"Parts of last Sunday's episode, filmed in Vietnam, were insensitive to a group that is very important to us - our nation's veterans," he said. "We want to apologize to veterans - particularly those who served in Vietnam - as well as to their families and any viewers who were offended by the broadcast. All of us here have the most profound respect for the men and women who fight for our country."

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'Amazing Race' Season 22 Premiere Recap: Sandcastle Searches in Bora Bora

February 18, 2013 11:02:16

"" season 22 has finally been premiered on Sunday, February 17. Kicking off at the Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles, the game began as Phil Keoghan welcomed all 11 teams before telling them that there would be two Express Passes that could be grabbed at the end of this first leg.

When he finally said "go," the teams jetted off to Bora Bora for their first destination. Chuck & Wynona, Pam & Winnie, Idries & Jamil, Dave & Connor, and Jessica & John took off with the first plane. Meanwhile, the second plane had Max & Katie, Monica & Beth, Anthony & Bates, Caroline & Jen, Joey & Meghan, and Matthew & Daniel.

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New Promo of 'The Amazing Race 22': Three Teams to Quit Early

February 09, 2013 11:02:50

Hyping up the upcoming premiere of "" season 22, CBS has released a new promo which shows why the show is worth tuning in since the very beginning. The "thrilling, exciting, most fun-filled adventure" is seemingly too much for some contestants as three of the eleven teams will quit before the first episode ends.

In this new installment of the reality show, eleven new teams will travel around the world for $1 million prize. They will "skydive from 10,000 feet in Bora Bora, participate in a Shemozzle race in New Zealand, hunt for scorpions with the Bushmen of Botswana and scale the treacherous north face of the Eiger Mountain in Switzerland."

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'The Amazing Race 21' Finale: The Underdog Team Wins $1 Million

December 10, 2012 11:12:46

"" has unveiled the winner of its 21st installment. The season finale aired Sunday, December 9 kicked off with four teams, Lexi & Trey, James & Jaymes, Josh & Brent and Natalie & Nadiya jetting off from Mallorca, Spain to Loire Valley, France.

Twin sisters Natalie & Nadiya had to complete Speed Bump first for finishing last in the previous leg, while the other three teams had to pick up eight empty crates and load them into the Fird Escape before heading over to Leonardo Da Vinci's final resting place, Chateau d'Amboise. The three teams were working together and quickly finished the challenge.

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'The Amazing Race' Recap: Sloppy Chippendales and Sad News for Rock Star James

October 29, 2012 02:10:24

The remaining seven teams of " 21" continued their journey in the heat of Bangladesh in a Sunday, October 28 episode. After winning the previous leg, James & Abba were getting ready to start first, but not before rocker James got a call from his wife, who informed him that his father's cancer was on stage 4 and there's no chance for remission.

James turned the bad news into a new spirit for him as he declared that the race was no longer about fun and games. He and Abba were the first to head to a market where they got the next clue. The teams quickly faced Roadblock, which challenged them to build a scale with rope and sticks. Once the scale was approved, they had to balance the weight of 4 rocks.

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'The Amazing Race' Recap: James and Abba Finish First After Collecting Dead Rats

October 22, 2012 11:10:51

When "" season 21 returned on Sunday, October 21, the remaining teams departed from Surabaya, Indonesia to Bangladesh. As team number one last week, Abbie & Ryan started off first, but they ended up boarding the same plane with the other teams since there's only one flight to Bangladesh.

Once arriving, the teams headed to a bus repair shop and faced Roadblock, where they had to repair one bus each. They had to fill in the damage, sand it, remove three seats and bring them to a refurbish area to get their next clue.

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'Amazing Race' Recap: Plates, Egg Head and Lion Dance

October 15, 2012 11:10:14

During the week three of "" season 21, the remaining teams continued their adventures in Indonesia. The first pair to leave were last week's winner Natalie and Nadia, followed by Trey and Lexi, who ended up becoming the first team to get the roadblock.

After hailing pedicabs, the teams got into a local eatery where they got the first challenge. They had to serve Padang meal with 20 plates on their hands all at once. If they drop the plates, they must start over again. The task seemed to be difficult for Lexi as she kept starting the task all over again.

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'Amazing Race' Recap: Nat and Nadiya Finish First After Working With Fish

October 08, 2012 10:10:13

When the second leg of "" season 21 returned on Sunday, October 7, ten remaining teams from last week's premiere in China were racing for more adventures in Surabaya, Indonesia. All the teams booked the same flight to the Southeast Asian country except for Rob and Kelly, who eventually arrived last. The first team to hit the country was James and Abba.

In the following morning, the teams were challenged to ride on mopeds with professional drivers to race against champion bull riders in order to receive the next clue on the game. James and Abba once again became the first to get the clue to the next destination, followed by Amy and Daniel.

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'The Amazing Race' Season 21 Premiere Recap: Close Race to Pit Stop

October 01, 2012 10:10:34

Eleven teams began their journey on "" in the premiere episode of season 21 which aired Sunday, September 30. After being informed that a team who won the first and last leg could get a $2 million grand prize, everyone rappelled off of the Colorado Street Bridge in California. Once they hit the ground, they learned that they would travel to Shanghai, China.

The first seven teams to arrive at Los Angeles airport got tickets for the first flight, and they were James & Jaymes, Caitlin & Brittany, James & Abba, Amy & Daniel, Abbie & Ryan, Nat & Nadia and Rob & Kelley. Rob & Sheila, Gary & Will and Trey & Lexi, meanwhile, were on the second flight.

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'The Amazing Race 21' Cast Includes Former Megadeth Member and 'Beekman Boys' Stars

August 30, 2012 11:08:09

The eleven teams that will compete in the upcoming 21th season of "" have been announced. Those who will travel in three continents and nine countries include heavy metal rocker James LoMenzo, who was a member of White Lion and . He'll team up with his entertainment lawyer friend Mark Abbattista.

Also signing up for the journey, which spans 25,000 miles and includes visits to Indonesia, Bangladesh and the Netherlands, are Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge, who are known for their reality show "The Fabulous Beekman Boys", Chippendales dancers Jaymes Vaughan and James Davis, as well as a double-amputee snowboarder Amy Purdy.

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Dave and Rachel Win 'The Amazing Race' After an Early Celebration

May 07, 2012 10:05:17

After traveling around the world, the four remaining teams of "" season 4 left Cochin, India for Hiroshima, Japan in the two-hour finale that aired Sunday, May 6. Dave and Rachel departed first, but they boarded the same plane with the other teams.

Once arriving, they must buy bus tickets, but Rachel R. and Brendon missed the bus to the train station and had to take another bus. Next, the teams must take a train to head to Mariaja Island, but Dave and Rachel missed the train. When Rachel R. and Brendon managed to catch up with the other teams, Dave and Rachel were left way behind since they also missed a ferry.

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'Amazing Race' Recap: Mark and Bopper Shave Their Heads, Rachel R. Cries Over Her Hair

April 30, 2012 09:04:16

In the April 29 episode of "", five remaining teams in season 20 continued their journey in India. Brendon and Rachel, who won last leg, departed first and headed to a temple where they encountered a Fast Forward. They, however, couldn't do it since they had used it before.

When Brendon & Rachel R. arrived at the Fast Forward, the latter got emotional when finding out that they had to shave their heads to do it. She burst into tears as she said she needed hair to be pretty, while her team mate was willing to do it. In the end, they decided not to do the Fast Forward.

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'Amazing Race' Recap: Mark and Bopper Almost Give Up Bollywood Dance

April 23, 2012 09:04:00

The remaining five teams on "" season 20 moved to another continent in the ninth leg. From Tanzania, they took a flight to Cochin, India. Bopper, who hurt his leg before arriving at the pit stop last week, was allowed to continue the race. He and team mate Mark left first, but it's Vanessa and Ralph who arrived first and took the lead.

From Coachin, teams had to take a bus to the Sacred Heart College, Thevera. There, they faced Roadblock which told them to participate in a Bollywood movie dance routine. Rachel B. nailed it on the first try. Vanessa completed the Detour on the third try, Rachel R. and JJ nailed it on the fourth try, but Mark was still struggling to get a thumb up from the lead choreographer.

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'Amazing Race' Recap: A Broken Conspiracy and Another Eliminated Team

April 16, 2012 10:04:12

"" continued the race in Tanzania in the Sunday, April 15 episode, where the contestants couldn't hide their fascination with the scenery as they went to a Safari Junction. Last week's winner Rachel and Dave departed first, trying to find Hillary Clinton Shop where they would get the first clue.

The first clue led to Detour, which was between Water Supply and Air Supply. In Water Supply, teams had to help the locals get their water supply at a communal wells. In Air Supply, teams had to repair a bicycle, the most popular form of transportation in Tanzania, and fix a tire puncture.

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'The Amazing Race' Recap: Girls' Fight and Secret Revelation in Africa

April 09, 2012 09:04:17

After going off air last week, "" returned Sunday, April 8 with the remaining six teams heading to Africa. From Azerbaijan, they must fly to Tanzania with Rachel and Dave, who won the last leg, departing first.

Some dramas occurred in this leg with Rachel R. and Vanessa slamming each other's physical appearance. Rachel R. said that Vanessa is like a 38-year-old woman, but the latter shot back as saying, "Yes, I'm 38 and somehow I still look younger than you." Rachel R. felt humiliated and started crying.

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'The Amazing Race' Recap: Another Fast Forward and a Case of Clueless in Carpet Shop

March 26, 2012 09:03:17

Another team took the advantage of Fast Forward in the March 25 episode of "". Rachel and Dave won in the sixth leg of the show's season 20 after racing against Joey and Danny who also opted to do the Fast Forward challenge.

First, the remaining seven teams flew from Munich to Baku, Azerbaijan. Although Art and JJ departed first, all teams tied up as they had to wait until sunrise to enter Temple Ateshgah ("Temple of Fire") where they would get the first clue.

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'Amazing Race 17' Cast Photos and Identities

September 02, 2010 01:09:06

First Two Minutes of 'Amazing Race' 16

February 12, 2010 10:02:31

Recap: Meghan and Cheyne Win 'Amazing Race'

December 07, 2009 09:12:50

'Amazing Race' Sends Home Gary and Matt

November 16, 2009 11:11:42

Maria and Tiffany Quit 'Amazing Race'

November 02, 2009 12:11:06

Meet the Teams of 'The Amazing Race 15'

September 10, 2009 01:09:03

Preview of Final 3 in 'The Amazing Race' 13

December 02, 2008 10:12:24

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