Title find thanks to Supra3ro!
Season 21, Episode 1
Episode Synopsis: Eleven two-member teams race around the world and vie for a $1 million grand prize. If the pair who win the first leg of the race also win the final leg, they will collect $2 million. In the Season 21 opener, the duos race to Shanghai, China. Original Air Date: Sep 30, 2012
A NEW TWIST IN THE GAME ALLOWS TEAMS TO DOUBLE THEIR MONEY AND WIN $2 MILLION, AND ONE TEAM’S ACT OF KINDNESS BACKFIRES, ON THE SEASON PREMIERE OF “THE AMAZING RACE,” SUNDAY, SEPT. 30
“The Amazing Race” Recently Captured its Ninth Emmy Award for Outstanding Reality-Competition Program.
CHEAT TWEET: The #AmazingRace premieres w/ most important 1st leg ever as Teams discover $2 million is up 4 grabs. 9/30, 8pmET/PT http://bit.ly/Qg6CDt
“Double Your Money” – The pressure hits an all-time high as Teams discover that a new twist will allow one Team to possibly win a $2 million grand prize. Meanwhile, one team’s act of kindness comes back to haunt them, on the season premiere of THE AMAZING RACE, Sunday, Sept. 30 (8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Emmy Award nominee Phil Keoghan is the host.
What we know:
2 Million $$
This season, which marks the 21st race around the world for the series, will introduce a new twist to the game that will raise the stakes for the entire season. If the Team that wins the first leg of the season can outrace the other 10 Teams and win the final leg of the Race, they will double their money and win a $2 million grand prize instead of $1 million.
Teams will travel through three continents, nine countries and cover more than 25,000 miles, where theyll be faced with a 10-story rappel in Los Angeles, frying an egg on their heads in Indonesia, working as rat collectors in Bangladesh and revisiting one of the Races most infamous Roadblocks in the Netherlands in this seasons Switchback.