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The Amazing Race

2001 - Present TV-PG 1h 00m 7.8

Multiple teams race around the globe for $1,000,000 to 'amazing' locations.

The best of the reality series crop is back, with 12 teams of 2 players each racing around the world, trying not to be eliminated at a series of checkpoints in which the last team to arrive is booted from the show. CBS chooses teams with relationships containing at least some tension, especially when the situation involves intense pressure. This season includes such duos as two circus clowns, a gay married couple, a father and son, a recently engaged couple, married couples, and best friends.

Episodes:

Episode 1 The Race Begins

1. The Race Begins

Aired: Sep 5, 2001

From Central Park in New York City eleven teams embark on the Amazing Race by...

Episode 2 Divide and Conquer

2. Divide and Conquer

Aired: Sep 19, 2001

The teams start out in Songwe Village, Zambia. When the times depart from the...

Episode 3 Home for Some

3. Home for Some

Aired: Sep 26, 2001

At the Arc de Triomphe, at departure times the teams are told to find La Gran...

Episode 4 Colossal Showdown

4. Colossal Showdown

Aired: Oct 3, 2001

The teams start off at the Chateau Les Baux in Paris, France. The first task ...

Episode 5 Desert Storm

5. Desert Storm

Aired: Oct 10, 2001

The seven remaining teams start off in El Jem Coliseum, the pit stop for the ...

Episode 7 Triumph and Loss

7. Triumph and Loss

Aired: Oct 24, 2001

Tensions are high and it seems that Team Guido is separated from the rest of ...

Episode 9 The Unexpected Twist

9. The Unexpected Twist

Aired: Nov 14, 2001

The five remaining teams must get to the Temple of Dawn in Bangkok from the p...

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Info about The Amazing Race

Seasons: 36

Current Status: Returning Series

Network: CBS

Production Countries: United States, United Kingdom

Genres:Reality-TV, Adventure, Sport, Family

The Amazing Race: Where to Watch Online?

Currently you are able to watch "The Amazing Race" streaming on Hulu or for free with ads on Paramount+. It is also possible to rent or buy on Amazon online.