(Editor's note: Holy crap, they listened to me! They're starting in the Everglades!)
TWELVE COUPLES BEGIN THEIR VOYAGE IN A RACE AROUND THE WORLD WHEN THE REALITY/ADVENTURE SERIES "THE AMAZING RACE 3" PREMIERES WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2 ON THE CBS TELEVISION NETWORK
Twelve couples will compete in a race around the world with one couple taking home a $1 million dollar prize when THE AMAZING RACE 3, the next installment of the critically acclaimed series, premieres Wednesday, Oct. 2 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Phil Keoghan is the host of the series.
In the premiere episode, 12 diverse teams of two set off on the first leg of the race starting in the remote Florida Everglades and quickly make their way to the crowded streets of Mexico City. One team teams begs for money at an airport, and tensions escalate quickly when another team leaves their belongings in a taxi. Some embrace the thrill of skydiving, while one team must overcome an extreme fear of heights to stay in the race. Several twists occur as teams confront major obstacles on the way to the pitstop.