Ever dreamed of being on "The Amazing Race"
TV show but worried about having
your worst moments captured for viewing audiences? For adventurous types The Real
is the chance for 24 competitors to race around Australia for 17 days. The race leaves Sydney, Australia, on
August 7 and 12 teams of two will perform various tasks and earn points. No Philiminations like on "The Amazing
Race," everyone gets to compete in the whole race. No million dollar prize either but if you win your race
is free. Activities will include mountain biking, kayaking, rafting, 4x4 wheel driving and skydiving. The early bird
price is $11,820 until May 1.
[photo via Tourism Australia