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The Advocate Mag

FEBRUARY/MARCH 2021 COVER with The Advocate Magazine

"In our cover story, The Amazing Race's winners talk about their strategy, their wedding plans, and their dreams of traveling — with fans."

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US Weekly

‘Amazing Race’ Winners James Wallington and Will Jardell on Being the First LGBTQ Couple to Get Engaged on the Show: ‘This Was Bigger Than Us’

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TV Line

The couple cruised through the final leg in New Orleans — when your biggest problem is trying to eat beignets, you know you’re having a good night — and never saw either of the other two teams, Hung and Chee, and Riley and Maddison, at the final two tasks.

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GoldDerby

The couple cruised through the final leg in New Orleans — when your biggest problem is trying to eat beignets, you know you’re having a good night — and never saw either of the other two teams, Hung and Chee, and Riley and Maddison, at the final two tasks.

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PARADE Magazine

After the season, Will and James talk with PARADE Magazine about what their fandom did & didn’t prepare them for, the intent behind their strategic choices, & everything to know about that finish line proposal.

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Rob Has a Podcast

From Will and James’ strategic gameplay and knowledge of past seasons, to Hung and Chee’s impeccable teamwork and uplifting attitudes, to Riley and Maddison’s drive for competition and social skills, these three teams kept viewers on their toes until the very end.

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Instinct Magazine

In the end, after 12 legs, 11 countries, 17 cities, and over 33 thousand miles, Will and James win The Amazing Race, becoming the third same-sex couple to win the competition.  In the first part of my interview with them, we talk about their win and the long wait to tell their family and friends about it as well as Will’s proposal to James at the finish line.

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Texas A&M Today

Texas A&M University graduate is appearing on the CBS show The Amazing Race, competing for a $1 million prize. Will Jardell, who is from Nederland, graduated from A&M in 2013 with a bachelor's degree in biomedical sciences.

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The Eagle

Texas A&M University graduate is appearing on the CBS show The Amazing Race, competing for a $1 million prize. Will Jardell, who is from Nederland, graduated from A&M in 2013 with a bachelor's degree in biomedical sciences.

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Instinct Magazine

Dreams do come true. Just ask James Wallington.  Ever since he was twelve he has been a fan of the CBS reality competition show, The Amazing Race. In an interview with CBS, Wallington said, “I remember watching episode one of the first season and saying to myself ‘I’m going to race one day.’” 

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WOODTV8

GR native to compete in ‘The Amazing Race’

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A Grand Rapids native is going to live out his dream on national TV as he and his partner compete for $1,000,000 on CBS’ “The Amazing Race.” 

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OUT TRAVELER

10 Questions with Will & James of Amazing Race

Backpacking Boyfriends Will Jardell and James Wallington have been traveling since they met in 2014 and now they’re doing it competitively in this season of The Amazing Race.

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CBS Press Express

Meet the 11 new teams who will race around the world when “THE AMAZING RACE” returns, Wednesday, Oct. 14 on CBS!
 

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Entertainment Weekly

While racing around the world may not currently be possible due to COVID-19, at least you can still watch other people do it. CBS has released the cast for season 32 of The Amazing Race, and it includes some familiar faces.  

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PARADE Magazine

Two years. That’s the amount of time that’s passed since the 11 teams of The Amazing Race 32 departed from the starting line at The Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. 

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TV Line

After nearly two years spent waiting at the starting line, the 32nd running of The Amazing Race will hit your screens in mid-October — and here is your first look at the 11 teams, plus a promo that might tug at your pandemic-era heartstrings a bit.  

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US Magazine

The long-awaited season of The Amazing Race has arrived! Season 32, which was filmed before the coronavirus pandemic, will officially kick off in October and feature 11 new teams of two traveling the globe. This season includes stops in Trinidad, Germany, France, Kazakhstan, Brazil and many more.