The couple of dancers Luis Colon and Michelle Burgos are ready to take part The amazing race 2022 on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 at 10:00 p.m. ET on CBS along with 11 other contestants for a chance to win a $1 million cash prize.
In Season 34, a total of 12 teams travel to a number of new countries including Spain, Iceland, Austria, Italy, France, Nashville and more. The synopsis of the show reads:
“The show also visits the ancient city of Petra, Jordan, where teams will ride a train and witness a scene reminiscent of the Oscar-winning 1963 film Lawrence of Arabia, perform a Jordanian folk dance and learn the Arabic alphabet. Also, for the first time in THE AMAZING RACE history, there will be no non-elimination legs.”
It further adds:
“With one team eliminated at the end of each stage, it will be one of the most grueling races in the show’s history, and teams will be in for a surprise when host Phil Keoghan announces a groundbreaking element in the show’s first stage race.”
All about Luis Colon and Michelle Burgos from The amazing race sseason 34
34-year-old married couple Luis and Michelle hail from Miami, Florida. Luis is a firefighter and Michelle is a professional dancer for rapper Pitbull.
According to Michelle’s LinkedIn profile, the “assistant choreographer, professional dancer and experienced dance teacher” graduated from Barry University with a BA in Radio, Television and Digital Communications.
She began her career as a freelancer at TodoBebe in 2011 before joining Univision as a professional dancer in 2002. She also works as an assistant choreographer at Shalom Talent Inc., which she joined in 2009.
Luis and Michelle grew up in Florida and met 12 years ago. Known as “the crazy couple”, they both love to have a good time, dance and travel together.
The couple married 6 years ago. During their wedding, Luis surprised his newly married wife by impersonating “Pitbull for two songs.”
The couple also want to start a family soon, as Michelle is close to “retiring as a pit bull dancer.”
You join now The amazing race accept new challenges and tasks. However, they just want to “enjoy their experience” and have fun while hoping to “bring home some money.”
If they win the money, Luis wants to do something for her parents since they have been there for her a lot in her life.
About The Amazing Race 2022
Season 34 of The amazing race kicks off Wednesday with 12 new teams ready to take on any challenge around the world.
The multi-Emmy Award-winning reality series is hosted by Emmy Award-nominated host Phil Keoghan. At each destination, each team must complete different tasks to learn more about their next location.
Teams that lag the furthest behind are eliminated from the show. Only the first team to arrive at the final destination will be declared the winner The amazing race and receive the prize money of 1 million US dollars.
The 12 teams that will compete The amazing race are twin sisters Emily and Molly, Big Brother couple Derek and Claire, married couple Luis and Michelle, military brothers Marcus and Michael, Latin dancers Aubrey and David, and retired cheerleaders Quinton and Mattie.
Father and daughter Linton and Sharik, newlyweds Glenda and Lumumba, golfing pals Rex Ryan and Tim Mann, soon-to-be married couple Aastha and Nina, motivational speakers Rich and Dom, and high school sweethearts Will and Abby will also appear on the show.
Tune in on CBS Wednesday for the brand new season of The amazing race.