Watch The Amazing Race Online - Full Episodes
The Amazing Race on CBS is one of the most successful reality shows on television, and there are plenty of reasons why. The combination of personalities put under stress while they race around the world coupled with the chance for viewers to experience another culture through the competitors is hard to resist.
When The Amazing Race first came on the air in September 2001, it was a breath of fresh air in television programming. The first few episodes were eye-popping visually and that high standard has been maintained throughout the series run.
The sheer variety of locations visited helps to make the race amazing. Add in the personal interplay, and there's a winning formula. Admittedly, some of the cast members chosen are a bit irritating, but that's part of the draw of the Amazing Race.
How cast members interact with the locals is sometimes a case study in cultural differences. Contestants range from the archetype of the "ugly American" to people who are able to seemingly melt into each culture for the short time they are there.
Those are the ones who are fun to root for, the contestants who are in it for the experience along with the money. Everyone would love to win $1 million dollars, but the players who are able to be competitive while learning more about the world around them are the biggest winners.
From the viewer's standpoint, the show allows us to vicariously experience the places and obstacles teams see. Every episode delves into a different part of the particular destination. The producers stay away from making each show just about who is faster at racing. Teams must use their minds almost as much as their physical ability.
The unknown always awaits. A team can be sailing along out in front and get set back to the end just by getting in the wrong taxi. They could choose the wrong task and see their fortune disappear while they try to wrangle a camel or the like.
The Amazing Race has been a television success story because the show works to stay fresh. They win by choosing unique destinations and obstacles, trying different cast combinations, and staying true to the format. Hopefully, The Amazing Race will be around for many more seasons.
The Amazing Race Full Episode Guide:
Season 22 (48 full episodes, 137 clips available)
Episode 11 - Beacon of Hope
First Aired: May 05, 2013
Episode 10 - Working Our Barrels Off
First Aired: April 28, 2013
Episode 9 - The Ultimate Fun House
First Aired: April 21, 2013
Episode 8 - My Cheese Is Out of Control
First Aired: April 14, 2013
- Episode 7 - Be Safe and Don't Hit a Cow
- Episode 6 - Scorpion King Hunter
- Episode 5 - Your Tan is Totally Cool
- Episode 4 - I Love Monkeys!
- Episode 3 - Like James Bond Again
- Episode 2 - Loose Lips Sink Ships
- Episode 1 - Business In The Front, Party In The B...
Season 21 (33 full episodes, 6 clips available)
- Episode 11 - Take Down That Million
- Episode 10 - Not a Well-Rounded Athlete
- Episode 9 - Fishy Kiss
- Episode 8 - We Was Robbed
- Episode 7 - Off to See the Wizard
- Episode 6 - Get Your Sexy On
- Episode 5 - Chill Out, Freak
- Episode 4 - Funky Monkey
- Episode 3 - There's No Crying in Baseball
- Episode 2 - Long Hair, Don't Care
- Episode 1 - Double Your Money
Season 20 (55 full episodes, 178 clips available)
Season 19 (60 full episodes, 155 clips available)
Season 18 (55 full episodes, 8 clips available)
Season 17 (60 full episodes, 178 clips available)
Season 16 (36 full episodes, 130 clips available)
Season 15 (33 full episodes, 141 clips available)
Season 14 (45 full episodes)
Season 13 (33 full episodes)
Season 12 (1 full episode)
Season 11 (12 full episodes)
Season 10 (13 full episodes)
Season 9 (12 full episodes)
Season 8 (11 full episodes)
Season 7 (12 full episodes)
Season 6 (12 full episodes)
Season 5 (12 full episodes)
Season 4 (13 full episodes)
Season 3 (10 full episodes)
Season 2 (10 full episodes)
Season 1 (13 full episodes)
Season 0 (3 full episodes, 77 clips available)
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The Amazing Race News
The 10th anniversary season of "The Amazing Race" starts September 25th, and the show's producers are pulling out all the stops, assembling a team of accomplished athletes, adventurers, reality contestants and regular race fanatics for the show's opening episode. Watch the video announcement and see a list of the new contestants here.
Pal doctors Nat Strand and Kat Chang made history in The Amazing Race as the first team of women who bagged the $ 1 million grand prize during the season 17 finale of CBS reality show. Strand and Chang were the first contestants who reached their final destination and cross the finish line on Sunday at the terrace of the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills, LA. The two-woman doctors competed with second place winner Brook Roberts and Claire Champlin from San Diego California and Reno, Nevada respectively and both are home shopping network hosts and third place winner Jill Han