Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 6 – "I gotta go see my boyfriend Jon Montgomery."


Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 6 – “She’s the Peirogi Poobah.”

The 6th Leg begins and teams must now fly to Winnipeg and find The Golden Boy at the Manitoba Legislative Building.

All teams are on the same flight and they arrive in Winnipeg at 11:30pm. They hurry over to the Legislative Building and can see the cluebox right through the door, but the building opens at 6am. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 5 – "Make him go more 'haw'."


Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 5 – “Who designs these torture tests!?”

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Teams get started on the 5th Leg of the Race and find out they are returning to Canada, this time flying to the Yukon.

Once there, teams will drive brand new Chevrolet Silverado Heavy Duties to Sky High Ranch. Teams are also given one Loonie onto their Scotiabank Gold American Express Card.

This is the Leg Natalie & Meaghan need to hand over the Express Pass. They decide to give it to Pierre & Michel, but with some conditions. They won’t U-Turn each other, but they hope Pierre & Michel can help them out and U-Turn someone who might be on their butts in the future. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 4 – "You want to be the girl or the boy?"


Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 4 – “They’re Harshing My Mellow”

Teams begin the 4th Leg of the Race by hopping on a high speed ferry to Macau. There is a sign-up sheet at the TurboJET ferry terminal for two ferries, leaving at 4pm and 4:30pm.

On the first ferry are Natalie & Meaghan, Cormac & Nicole, Ryan & Rob and Pierre & Michel. On the second ferry are Alain & Audrey, Mickey & Pete, Rex & Bob and Sukhi & Jinder.

Once teams arrive in Macau, they must head to the A-Ma Temple and take part in a traditional Buddhist ceremony to ward off evil spirits by lighting a string of firecrackers. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 3 – "Suck it up and get through it."


Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 3 – “Snakes and Liars”

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It’s the third Leg of the Race and teams find out they are leaving ol’ Canada and flying across the Pacific to Hong Kong.

With only one direct Air Canada flight from Vancouver to Hong Kong, Rex & Bob’s 5+ hour deficit is erased and all teams are on equal footing.

It is evening when teams arrive in Hong Kong. They must make their way to Lantau Peak and hop on a cable car up to Ngong Ping Village where they will seek a blessing from Buddhist monks at the Tian Tan Buddha. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 2 – "There's a Fish in My Pants!"


Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 2 – “There’s a Fish in My Pants!”

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Teams are separated onto three different flights each departing Victoria one hour apart heading to the destination of the 2nd Leg of the Race: Tofino, British Columbia.

On the first flight are Natalie & Meaghan, Alain & Audrey, Rex & Bob and Cormac & Nicole. On the second flight are Laura & Jackie, Sukhi & Jinder and Mickey & Pete. On the last flight are Pierre & Michel, Ryan & Rob and Jen & Shawn. Continue reading

Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 1 – "We're not here to flirt, we're here to Race!"


Recap: The Amazing Race Canada 2, Episode 1 – “What’s It Take to Get a Cup of Tea?”

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Jon Montgomery stands atop the stunning new Glacier Skywalk in Jasper National Park located in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains. 11 brand new teams are being transported by Ice Explorer to the Starting Line atop the Athabasca Glacier.

The 11 teams are: Continue reading

Season 2 of The Amazing Race Canada Premieres Tuesday, July 8th!

The return of The Amazing Race Canada is almost here! The second season will air Tuesdays on CTV beginning July 8th!

Here’s a first look at the next Race around Canada (and beyond!)