"The Amazing Race" (TAR) Season 25 has revealed the 11 competing teams in the race for a million dollars, and it includes professional wrestlers Brooke Adams and Robbie E. Strauss! Read on to learn more about it.
According to CBS, Strauss and Adams will join ten other teams to race around the world and battle it out and emerge in the first place. Other contestants include Soul Surfer and shark attack survivor Bethany Hamilton and former "Survivor: South Pacific" contestants Whitney Duncan and Keith Tollefson.
Strauss, 30, is often referred to in the wrestling ring as "Robbie E." His other nicknames are "Rob Eckos" and "Robbie Moxie." He is currently signed to Total Nonstop Action, or TNA Wrestling, along with girlfriend TNA Knockout Brooke Adams.
Strauss' Pro Wrestling Titles include:
1. TNA Television Champion
2. TNA World Tag Team Champion with Jessie Godderz
3. TNA X Division Champion
4. United Wrestling Coalition, or UWC United States Championship
5. Independent Superstars of Professional Wrestling, ISPW Tri State Championship
As for Adams, 29, she used to be part of World Wrestling Entertainment as a WWE Diva. Not only is she a wrestler who has won numerous titles, but she is also a model.
Adams' Pro Wrestling Titles include:
1. Pro Wrestling Illustrated First runner-up for Most Improved Wrestler of the Year (2012)
2. TNA Knockouts Tag Team Championship (1 time) - with Tara[
3. TNA Knockout of the Year (2012)
4. TNA Women's Knockout Championship (2 times)
Adams and Strauss will try to defeat other contestants of "The Amazing Race" Season 25 including mother/daughter team Shelley and Nici Porter from Detroit, Michigan, college sweethearts Tim Tsao and Te Jay McGrath from Pasadena, California, and married dentists Misti and Jim Raman from Columbia, South Carolina for the US$1 million grand prize.
Will Strauss and Adams' professional wrestling skills give them an edge over all of the other TAR 25 contestants? Tune in to "The Amazing Race" Season 25 on Friday, Sept. 26, 2014 from 8:00-9:00 PM, ET/PT to find out! Keep reading the International Business Times for more updates about "The Amazing Race" as well as other news about entertainment, technology, sports, health, finance and business.