Frequently Asked Questions
What is the minimum age requirement?
Applicants must be 21, by the start of the next Race to apply.
Do I need to be a US Citizen?
YES. All applicants must be US citizens with a valid US passport and valid US drivers license.
When will I find out if I make it to the next round of casting?
We are casting now for a race that travels sometime between October 2016 and January 2017, for approximately 25-30 days.
Will I be contacted regardless of whether or not I make it to the next round?
Due to the large amount of submissions, we are unable to contact each person individually.
When do they film this upcoming season?
The filming dates for the season we are casting are sometime between October 2016 and January 2017.
I have applied before, do I need to fill out another application and submit another video?
Yes. After we cast each season, those tapes and applications go into storage and you need to re-apply and re-submit a new video each season.
Can I apply with the same person as I applied with before?
Can I apply with a new person, even if I have applied with someone else in the past?
Can I apply more than once this season, with several different teammates?
You can, however we advise that you pick the person that would make the best and most interesting teammate. This is a show about relationships, as well as a race around the world, so your teammate should be someone close to you, probably not the co-worker that you have only known for three months.
I am not able to upload my video, are there any special requirements to do so?
Please ensure your video is less than 30MB and in one of the following file formats : mpg, mpeg, flv, avi,mp4, mov, 3gp, wmv, mv4.