Filming for the historic 25th season of The Amazing Race began earlier this morning when teams departed from Times Square in New York City.
One of those teams was a pair of pro wrestlers in Robbie E. Strauss and Brooke Adams, both of whom have competed for TNA Wrestling.
Strauss is a former TNA World Tag Team Champion as a member of The BroMans, while Adams is a former two-time TNA Women’s Knockout Champion and a one-time TNA Women’s Knockout Tag Team Champion. She had a short stint with World Wrestling Entertainment in 2006 as a member of Extreme Exposé in ECW.
The two are currently dating.
Per CBSPressExpress.com, here’s a look at the full crop of teams competing next season:
- Bethany Hamilton and Adam Dirks: Married Surfers from Princeville, Hawaii
- Kym Perfetto and Alli Forsythe: Urban Bike Racers from Brooklyn, N.Y.
- Amy DeJong and Maya Warren: Food Scientists from Madison, Wisc.
- Lisa Thomson and Michelle Thomson: Realtor Sisters from Miami, Fla.
- Michael Ward and Scott Strazzullo: Firefighters from Boston, Mass.
- Brooke Adams and Robbie E. Strauss: Dating Pro Wrestlers from Houston, Texas and Woodbridge, N.J., respectively.
- Tim Tsao and Te Jay McGrath: College Sweethearts from Pasadena, Calif.
- Isabelle Du and Dennis Hour: Model and Accountant, respectively, from Tustin, Calif.
- Keith Tollefson and Whitney Duncan: Engaged Couple from Nashville, Tenn.
- Misti and Jim Raman: Married Dentists from Columbia, S.C.
- Shelley and Nici Porter: Mother/Daughter from Detroit, Mich.
The 25th season of “The Amazing Race” will air this fall on the CBS Television Network. Phil Keoghan will be the host.