Screeched Out In Newfoundland: Best Friends from London, ON are the Sixth Team Eliminated from CTV’s THE AMAZING RACE CANADA

— September 10, 2013

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At the conclusion of tonight’s episode of CTV’s THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, it was revealed that Jet and Dave, best friends from London, ON, were the sixth team eliminated from the series. When Dave’s busking skills were put to the test on George Street in St. John’s, N.L., it seemed like a perfect fit for the entertaining duo, but in the end, the Roadblock proved to be much more challenging than expected. The team tried to remain positive as they raced to the Pit Stop, only to find out that they were the last team to reach the mat – resulting in their elimination. Now, three teams remain in what promises to be an epic family face off to the finish line, in next week’s season finale. 

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“We both busted our butts the whole way and it’s disappointing, but I think we can be proud of what we’ve done,” said Jet. “I’m confident in saying that even though we didn’t win, we had the most fun.”

“Winning is amazing, but I think the journey is important as well… because that’s what losers say,” added Dave about their experience on the series.

Next week on the thrilling season finale of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA (airing Monday, Sept. 16 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on CTV and live on CTV Mobile), the final three teams head west to Toronto for the final leg of a race. Racers will face the most extreme challenges yet, where fears will reach new heights, bringing frustrations to a boiling point. The remaining competitors vying for the historic half a million dollar grand prize are:

The action continues this morning (Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 10 a.m. ET), with the digital companion series INSIDE THE RACE WITH BLACKBERRY. Hosted by Danielle McGimsie (@MissDMcG) and Teddy Wilson (@TeddyWilson), this morning’s episode features an exclusive in-studio interview with the final three teams.

Viewers can also catch Jet and Dave live on CANADA AM (Weekdays at 6 a.m. ET), 104.5 CHUM FM (Weekdays at 5:30 a.m. ET), CP24 BREAKFAST (Weekdays 5:30 a.m. ET, and Saturday and Sunday at 7 a.m. ET), and THE MARILYN DENIS SHOW (Weekdays at 10 a.m. ET), on Tuesday, Sept. 3, as they discuss their elimination from THE AMAZING RACE CANADA.

Immediately following the dramatic season finale of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, CTV will broadcast a live, one-hour, after-show special AFTER THE RACE, seamlessly following the season finale in all markets, airing Monday, Sept. 16 at 10 p.m. ET on CTV.  A special episode of THE SOCIAL produced in front of a live studio audience direct from CTV’s Queen St. headquarters in Toronto, AFTER THE RACE continues the conversation with all nine teams and THE AMAZING RACE CANADA host Jon Montgomery in the special hosted by THE SOCIAL’s Melissa Grelo, Cynthia Loyst, Lainey Lui, and Traci Melchor, and ETALK Race Insider Danielle McGimsie.

Earlier in the day (Monday, Sept. 16), fans of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA are also invited to attend a special autograph signing with all nine teams in the parking lot of CTV’s Queen St. HQ in Toronto, from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Viewers wanting to catch up or discover the breakout series for the first time before the finale, and watch it along with millions of Canadians on Sept. 16, can do so on demand across CTV’s digital platforms including:, the CTV App, the CTV Mobile channel on Bell Mobile TV, and through video on demand partners such as Bell Fibe TV following the broadcast.

THE AMAZING RACE CANADA also airs Tuesdays at 12 a.m. ET/PT on TSN and  Wednesdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on TSN2.






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