A reality competition in the form of a globe-trotting series of challenges, this Emmy-winning show features pairs of ordinary people who travel far and wide in the hopes of bringing home the $1 million grand prize. Each team consists of two people in a pre-existing relationship -- from fraternity brothers to family members to ER doctors -- who must overcome physical and mental obstacles as they pass through a variety of exotic locales.
Summary of Season 1 (2001) - 4 discs
An instant phenomenon, the Emmy-winning "The Amazing Race" raised the bar for television reality programs. This inaugural season introduces the show's concept, which features rival teams traversing the globe competing for a million-dollar cash prize. Facing mental and physical challenges, contestants must not only outwit their opponents, but also keep their cool when complications arise and personalities clash within their own ranks.
Full Screen 1.33:1
English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo
TV-PG - This program contains material that parents may find unsuitable for younger children.
- Phil Keoghan