Season 21 Episode 1

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.

"Double Your Money (Shanghai, China)"

Best Friends Caitlin King (left) and Brittany Fletcher (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Jaymes and James

Jaymes and James

Chippendale friends Jaymes Vaughan (left) and James Davis (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Rob and Sheila

Rob and Sheila

Engaged couple Rob Scheer (left) and Sheila Castle (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Gary and Will

Gary and Will

Substitute teachers Gary Wojnar (left) and Will Chiola (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Josh and Brent

Josh and Brent

Goat Farmers/Life Partners Josh Kilmer-Purcell (left) and Brent Ridge (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Ready to Go

Ready to Go

Seven-time Primetime Emmy Award winning host Phil Keoghan (far left) with the teams of season 21 on the historic Colorado Bridge at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
The Race Begins!

The Race Begins!

Seven-time Primetime Emmy Award winning host Phil Keoghan (far left) with the teams of season 21 on the historic Colorado Bridge at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
About to Begin

About to Begin

Seven-time Primetime Emmy Award winning host Phil Keoghan (far right) with the teams of season 21 on the historic Colorado Bridge at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Also pictured LtoR: Amy and Daniel, James and Abba, Caitlin and Brittany, Jaymes and James, Rob and Sheila, Trey and Lexi, Gary and WIll, Josh and Brent, Abbie and Ryan, Natalie and Nadiya, Rob and Kelley Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Daniel and James

Daniel and James

In this Road Block, Daniel (left) and James (right) must join a revolving table tennis match and score one point against a Chinese Junior Champion in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Off and Running

Off and Running

Dating couple Trey Wier (left) and Alexis "Lexi" Beerman at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Getting the Race Started

Getting the Race Started

Seven-time Primetime Emmy Award winning host Phil Keoghan on the historic Colorado Bridge at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Abba and James

Abba and James

Friends Abba (left) and James (right) must rappel over 100 feet off of the historic Colorado Bridge in tandem at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Rob and Kelley

Rob and Kelley

Married Monster Truckers Rob (center) and Kelley (right) must rappel over 100 feet off of the historic Colorado Bridge in tandem at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Caitlin and Daniel

Caitlin and Daniel

In this Road Block, Caitlin (left) and Daniel (second from left) must join a revolving table tennis match and score one point against a Chinese Junior Champion in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Road Block

Road Block

In this Road Block, Ryan must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Amy Eating Hasma

Amy Eating Hasma

In this Road Block, Amy must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Tasting a Chinese Dessert

Tasting a Chinese Dessert

In this Road Block, Brittany must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Natalie and Nadiya at the Road Block

Natalie and Nadiya at the Road Block

In this Road Block, Natalie (right) watches as Nadiya (left) must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Shanghai, China Pit Stop

Shanghai, China Pit Stop

Emmy nominated host Phil Keoghan (second from right) greets teams at the Pit Stop in Shanghai, China on THE AMAZING RACE. Also pictured LtoR: Sheild and Rob, Jaymes and James, Trey and Lexi, Gary and Will Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Amy and Daniel

Amy and Daniel

On and Off Daters Amy Purdy (left) and Daniel Gale (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Ready to Go

Ready to Go

Friends James LoMenzo (left) and Mark Abbattista (right) at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Grey Gayne/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Going Down the Colorado Bridge

Going Down the Colorado Bridge

Twins Natalie (left) and Nadiya (right) must rappel over 100 feet off of the historic Colorado Bridge in tandem at the start of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
At the Airport

At the Airport

Best friends Caitlin and Brittany (left) and Chippendales Jaymes and James (right) meet at the airport of THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
At the Airport

At the Airport

Daniel, Gary, Amy, and Will meet at the airport on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Sheila

Sheila

In this Road Block, Sheila must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Celebrating

Celebrating

In this Road Block, Will must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.
Brent Eats Hasma

Brent Eats Hasma

In this Road Block, Brent must eat Hasma, a traditional Chinese dessert made of the fallopian tubes of frogs, in order to receive the next clue on THE AMAZING RACE. Photo: Robert Voets/CBS ©2012 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved.