From a media release:
Race on, Canada! AsÂ announced this afternoon by host Jon Montgomery, CTV confirmed it has renewed a new instalment of Canadaâ€™s #1 summer seriesÂ THE AMAZING RACE CANADA. The announcement sets the stage for a fifth adrenaline-pumping season during Canadaâ€™s historic 150thanniversary in 2017, with plans to celebrate and showcase the country like never before.
CTV also confirmed today that casting for the upcoming fifth season is now open. Fans of the competition series can get set to grab their camera and their partner, and prep their auditions for the extraordinary opportunity to embark on a truly once-in-a-lifetime adventure. The deadline for submission isÂ Thursday, December 1 at 11:59 PM ET. For all casting details and updates, including instructions on how to submit an audition video, fans can visitÂ CTV.ca/TheAmazingRaceCanada, theÂ CTV Facebook page, and followÂ @AmazingRaceCDA.
CTV renews Season 5 of Canadaâ€™s #1 summer seriesÂ THE AMAZING RACE CANADA.
Spanning the corners of the country and beyond, Season 4 ofÂ THE AMAZING RACE CANADAÂ averaged 1.9 million viewers, with a season high of 2.1 million Canadians catching Steph Leclair and Kristen McKenzieâ€™s race to the mat to claim the title and grand prize in the Season 4 finale in September.
In anticipation of the new season, and the discovery of a new batch of Racers, fans can watch the craziest, funniest, and most-memorable audition videos from the series onÂ THE AMAZING RACE CANADA AUDITIONS, available now on Bell FibeTV1, channel 1. Hosted by fan-favourite competitors Gino & Jesse (Season 3), Natalie & Meaghan (Season 2), Alain & Audrey (Season 2), and Brent & Sean (Season 3) the show delivers commercial-free clips of the most entertaining auditions from Seasons 2 and 3. To relive all of the seriesâ€™ high-stakes thrills and excitement, viewers can also find all four past seasons ofÂ THE AMAZING RACE CANADAÂ available now on CraveTV.