Twin Francophone Athletes, an Upbeat Married Couple, and Wisecracking Co-Workers Announced as Next Three Teams on CTV's THE AMA

Twin Francophone Athletes, an Upbeat Married Couple, and Wisecracking 
Co-Workers Announced as Next Three Teams on CTV's THE AMAZING RACE CANADA 
- Nine of 11 teams have now been revealed, with the final two pairs to be 
announced tomorrow - - Season 2 of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA premieres Tuesday, 
July 8 on CTV and CTV GO - 
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TORONTO, June 19, 2014 /CNW/ - CTV unveiled today three more teams competing 
for the distinguished title of THE AMAZING RACE CANADA champions. New 
competitors are former World Cup circuit skier Pierre Forget and his equally 
athletic identical twin brother Michel from Montreal; sketch comic Ryan Steele 
and former Mr. Gay Canada Rob Goddard, who also work together as bartenders in 
Vancouver; and upbeat urban married couple Laura Takahashi and Jackie Skinner 
from Toronto. Previously announced racers include gold medal teammates Natalie 
and Meaghan, dating couple Alain and Audrey, best friends Shahla and Nabeela, 
married couple Jen and Shawn, mother and son Cormac and Nicole, and siblings 
Sukhi and Jinder. The final two teams will be announced tomorrow (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, beginningJuly 8 on CTV and CTV GO. 
**Media Note** Download artwork for THE AMAZING RACE CANADA at BellMediaPR.ca 
Below is the third group of teams announced to compete in Season 2 of THE 
AMAZING RACE CANADA. Click on the team names for full bios and photography. 
Pierre Forget and Michel Forget - Twin Brothers  Name: Pierre Forget Age: 42 
Current City: Terrebonne, Que. Occupation: Co-Runs the Family Meatpacking 
Company Twitter: N/A  Name: Michel Forget Age: 42 Current City: Terrebonne, 
Que. Occupation: Co-Runs the Family Meatpacking Company Twitter: N/A 
Motto: "Go big or go home." 
Ryan Steele and Rob Goddard - Co-Workers  Name: Ryan Steele Age: 36 Current 
City: Vancouver Occupation: Bartender/Sketch Comic Twitter: @ryansteeleshow  
Name: Rob Goddard Age: 24 Current City: Vancouver Occupation: 
Bartender/Fitness Trainer Twitter: @rgod2014 
Motto: "Stay calm and don't give up." 
Laura Takahashi and Jackie Skinner - Married  Name: Laura Takahashi Age: 29 
Current City: Toronto Occupation: Media Development Twitter: @laura_tak  Name: 
Jackie Skinner Age: 32 Current City: Toronto Occupation: Musician  Twitter: 
@JackieSkinz 
Motto: "No hesitation." 
Only one team can earn the title of Season 2 champions of THE AMAZING RACE 
CANADA. The biggest grand prize ever awarded for a Canadian competition series 
has 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 
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