October 6, 2022

What Did You Consider ‘The Wonderful Race’ Season 34 Premiere Change? (POLL)

[Warning: The following contains MAJOR spoilers for The Amazing Race Season 34 premiere, “Many Firsts But Don’t Be Last.”]

Once you’re 30+ seasons right into a present, you’ve obtained to vary issues up every now and then. An enormous new change was revealed in The Wonderful Race Season 34 premiere on September 21 on CBS, and it raises the stakes of the fast-paced competitors sequence to new heights.

In The Wonderful Race Season 34, there will likely be no non-elimination rounds. In the event you’re final, you’re reduce, and you may’t be saved. The present introduced this transformation forward of the season premiere, however the contestants had no clue. The paired gamers realized of this stunning replace from host Phil Keoghan exterior of Nymphenburg Palace in Munich, Germany, marking one other first — the sequence has all the time began the seasons someplace in the US. All through their adventures, the solid will trek via Jordan, Austria, Italy, France, Spain, and Iceland earlier than arriving on the Nashville end line.

Gamers hardly had any time to course of the non-elimination bombshell earlier than it was off to the (many) races. The primary leg of the race required gamers to drive themselves to 3 totally different locations earlier than discovering Phil on the first Pit Cease. This activity went off comparatively and not using a hitch for the groups.

The subsequent problem was extra bodily demanding, requiring contestants to roll a beer keg (when in Germany) via obstacles in a single minute. They couldn’t transfer ahead till they efficiently obtained via all of the obstacles in that quick timeframe. Navy brothers Michael and Marcus made fast work of that, nailing it on the second try, however others struggled extra. Timing is every thing on this sport, so a number of failed problem makes an attempt might snowball into eliminations.

Up subsequent, the pairs needed to noticed a log to unlock a clue. The groups deployed totally different methods for this. The place some exerted a whole lot of bodily vitality, others took a much less intense, extra cautious strategy of letting the noticed do what it’s made to do. Preserving vitality was a very good transfer, because the final problem required gamers to chisel via a big block of ice.

THE AMAZING RACE Season 34 premiere

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Huge Brother alums Derek and Claire (who’ve been relationship since assembly on the present) have been the primary couple to unlock all three clues, which reveal the subsequent Pit Cease location: Friedensengal, Munich’s Angel of Peace monument. Derek and Claire got here in first place, profitable them $2,500 every. Newlyweds Glenda and Lumumba positioned second, and former Rams cheerleaders Quinton and Mattie positioned third. Engaged couple Aastha and Nina got here in final, making them the primary pair eradicated from The Wonderful Race Season 34.

The Wonderful Race can have a 90-minute episode on September 28, beginning at 9:30/8:30c on CBS. After that, it’s going to return to its 10/9c slot.

Tell us your ideas on The Wonderful Race taking a web page from Survivor‘s guide by slicing a staple of the present within the ballot, beneath.

The Wonderful Race, Wednesdays, 10/9c, CBS