Return Date and Route Confirmed for BBC’s Race Across the World

Race Across the World is set to return to BBC One and BBC iPlayer on Wednesday 10 April, promising a thrilling new season that will challenge contestants both physically and emotionally. This year, the race will take participants through Eastern Asia on a grueling 15,000-kilometre journey across several countries.

The teams competing in the race include two mother and daughter duos, best friends, a married couple, and a brother and sister pair. With no smartphones, internet access or bank cards, the contestants will be pushed to their limits as they navigate treacherous terrain and unpredictable weather conditions. Only one team will emerge victorious and claim the grand prize of £20,000.

Race Across the World is an 8-episode series produced by Studio Lambert for BBC One and BBC iPlayer. The series was commissioned by Catherine Catton and is executive-produced by Tim Harcourt, Lucy Shepherd, Stephen Day with Maria Kennedy as Line Producer, Kezia Walker as Production Executive, Charlotte Woolley as Series Editor, and Charlotte Jacobs as Series Producer.

Don’t miss out on the excitement of this adrenaline-fueled adventure! New episodes of Race Across the World will air on BBC One and BBC iPlayer from Wednesday 10 April at 9pm.

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