From Jim Slotek of Postmedia Network:
‘The Amazing Race Canada’: How they make one of TV’s most popular shows
The long-term strategy for the show was either to expand or contract. Canada is a big country, but eventually theyâ€™d end up appearing to repeat themselves or get folksy (and itâ€™s an important part of the dynamic of the U.S. Amazing Race that contestants race about in locations where they donâ€™t speak English).
â€œI donâ€™t want to burn up Canada so fast,â€ Brunton says. â€œItâ€™s full of interesting stories and we want to let them breathe.â€ Continue reading.