All in the Family: East Coast Sweethearts, an Athletic Mother-Son Duo, and a Pair of Entrepreneurial Siblings are the Next Team

 All in the Family: East Coast Sweethearts, an Athletic Mother-Son Duo, and a  Pair of Entrepreneurial Siblings are the Next Teams Announced for CTV's THE  AMAZING RACE CANADA  - Six of 11 teams now revealed, with the remaining five pairs to be announced  tomorrow and Friday - - Season 2 of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA premieres Tuesday, July 8 on CTV and CTV  GO -  To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1uBg33V  TORONTO, June 18, 2014 /CNW/ - CTV announced today the second group of teams  for the eagerly awaited Season 2 of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA. The three new  teams include active and adventurous married couple Jen and Shawn from  Halifax, Cormac and his mother Nicole who hope to follow in the footsteps of  Season 1 winners "The Tims" from their hometown of Winnipeg, and Sukhi and her  brother Jinder, a pair of globetrotting entrepreneurs from Terrace, B.C., who  are prepared to do anything to win. They join previously announced racers:  Olympic hockey teammates Natalie and Meaghan, dating couple Alain and Audrey,  and best friends Shahla and Nabeela.  Three more teams will be announced tomorrow (June 19) with the final two  pairings to be revealed on Friday (June 20). Fans can also look forward to a  special Season 2 exclusive, to be revealed this Friday (June 20) at noon ET by  @AmazingRaceCDA.  Set to anchor CTV's Summer 2014 schedule, the most-watched Canadian television  series on record kicks-off its heart-pounding second season in a new timeslot,  airing Tuesdays at 9 p.m. ET/PT, beginning July 8 on CTV and CTV GO.  **Media Note** Download artwork for THE AMAZING RACE CANADA at BellMediaPR.ca  Below is the second group of three teams announced to compete in Season 2 of  THE AMAZING RACE CANADA. Click on the team names for full bios and photography.  Jen and Shawn King - Married  Name: Jennifer (Jen) King Age: 40 Current City: Halifax Occupation: Holistic Nutrition Practitioner Twitter: @2ndNatureNut  Name: Shawn King Age: 41 Current City: Halifax Occupation: Partner, President, and Chief Creative Officer of an Advertising  Agency Twitter: @extremekinger  Motto: "Get 'er done!"  Cormac Foster and Nicole Foster - Mother and Son  Name: Cormac Foster Age: 19 Current City: Winnipeg Occupation: Student (Biosystems Engineering) Twitter: @Cormact7   Name: Nicole Foster Age: 39 Current City: Winnipeg Occupation: Director of Resident Services at a Nursing Home Twitter: @FosterNiki911  Motto: "No matter what, we finish what we start! We will run to the mat every  time!"  Sukhi Atwal and Jinder Atwal - Siblings  Name: Sukhi Atwal Age: 31 Current City: Terrace, B.C. Occupation: Entrepreneur Twitter: @SukhiAtwal2  Name: Jinder Atwal Age: 26 Current City: Terrace, B.C. Occupation: Entrepreneur Twitter: @jinderatwal  Motto: "We will do whatever it takes! We are here to win! We got this!"  Only one team can earn the title as Season 2 champions of THE AMAZING RACE  CANADA. The biggest grand prize ever awarded for a Canadian competition series  expanded this season to include "gas for life" from Petro-Canada. In addition,  the winning team once again receives a $250,000 cash payout and the  opportunity to fly free for a year anywhere Air Canada flies worldwide in  Business Class, plus two Chevrolet Silverado High Country Edition Pickup  Trucks. Teams are also competing for special pit stop prizes courtesy of Air  Canada and Scotiabank, to be revealed during the broadcasts.  Back this summer with all-new teams and exciting, edge-of-your-seat  challenges, the most-watched Canadian television series on record returns for  a second season of action-packed adventure. Hosted by Olympic champion and  Canadian hero Jon Montgomery (@jonmonty), Season 1 of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA  raced ahead of the pack with an average audience of 3.5 million viewers each  week, and garnered two Canadian Screen Award wins for Best Photography in a  Lifestyle or Reality/Competition Program or Series, and Best Writing in a  Lifestyle or Reality/Competition Program or Series. The smash-hit original  series vaulted into the record books as Canada's most-watched TV series last  summer and the second most-watched television program of the entire broadcast  year. Fans are encouraged to follow @AmazingRaceCDA and stay tuned to the CTV  Facebook page for updates.  Commissioned by CTV, Season 2 of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA is produced by  Insight Productions in association with CTV and with the support of Profiles  Television Productions. Insight Productions' John Brunton and Barbara Bowlby  are Executive Producers, and Mark Lysakowski is Supervising Producer. Corrie  Coe is Senior Vice-President and Robin Johnston is Director, Independent  Production at Bell Media. Mike Cosentino is Senior Vice-President,  Programming, CTV Networks. Phil King is President - CTV, Sports, and  Entertainment Programming.  Encore episodes of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA will air Saturdays at 8 p.m. ET/PT  and Sundays at 5 p.m. ET/PT on CTV and CTV GO.  The four premier sponsors for THE AMAZING RACE CANADA are Air Canada,  Chevrolet Canada, Dairy Queen® Canada and Scotiabank.    SOCIAL MEDIA LINKS:  Twitter: @AmazingRaceCDA #RaceCDA @CTV_PR @CTV_Television @insightprod @AirCanada @chevrolet @DQCanada  @scotiabank  Facebook: facebook.com/TheAmazingRaceCanada facebook.com/ctv  facebook.com/insightproductions facebook.com/aircanada  facebook.com/chevroletcanada facebook.com/scotiabank  facebook.com/dairyqueencanada  About Bell Media Independent Production Bell Media has commissioned some of Canada's most-watched and most-acclaimed  original programming, working with the best Canadian independent producers in  the country. Hit CTV series include ratings success stories SAVING HOPE, THE  LISTENER, MOTIVE, and THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, the record-breaking,  Canadian-produced complementary version of the hit international series. New  to CTV in 2014 are hit international format MASTERCHEF CANADA and multi-cam  office comedy SPUN OUT, one of the most-watched new comedies of the season.  Among the scripted series on Bell Media pay and specialty channels are the  two-time Emmy®-nominated hit DEGRASSI, the internationally acclaimed ORPHAN  BLACK, the most-watched original series in Space history BITTEN, Bravo's  most-watched new drama 19-2, TRANSPORTER: THE SERIES, and upcoming dramas  SENSITIVE SKIN, and KILLJOYS. Bell Media specialty channels are also home to  hit factual series HIGHWAY THRU HELL and CANADA'S WORST DRIVER, among others.  In 2013, Bell Media ordered 27 original Canadian series and currently has 84  projects in various stages of development.  About CTV CTV is Canada's #1 private broadcaster. Featuring a wide range of quality  news, sports, information, and entertainment programming, CTV has been  Canada's most-watched television network for the past 13 years in a row. CTV  is a division of Bell Media, Canada's premier multimedia company with leading  assets in television, radio, digital, and Out-of-Home. Bell Media is owned by  BCE Inc. (TSX, NYSE: BCE), Canada's largest communications company. More  information about CTV can be found on the network's website at CTV.ca.    SOURCE  CTV  Cary Mignault, THE AMAZING RACE CANADA, 416.435.9295 or   cary.mignault@bellmedia.ca; Monique Bevan, THE AMAZING RACE CANADA,   416.384.2055 or Monique.bevan@bellmedia.ca; Jim Quan, CTV Networks,   416.384.5311 or jim.quan@bellmedia.ca  To view this news release in HTML formatting, please use the following URL:  http://www.newswire.ca/en/releases/archive/June2014/18/c7713.html  CO: CTV ST: Ontario NI: ENT TVNEWS NP 2575 WNEWS  
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