The Amazing Race The Amazing Race

The world is waiting — but you don't have to wait any longer to get your first look at the new season of The Amazing Race.

Meet the cast! See photos of Amazing Race's new teams

The nine-time Emmy winner (possibly 10-time after Sunday's awards) returns next week with 11 new teams — including former Houston Texans players Chester Pitts II and Ephraim Salaam, baseball wives and self-professed "Queens of Bingo" — as they globe-trot to such locales as Chile, Norway and Abu Dhabi.Check out the exclusive sneak peek below to see the high-flying, sword-wielding tasks in store — and, of course,  Phil Keoghan's trademark eyebrow-raise.The Amazing Race premieres Sunday, Sept. 29 at 8/7c on CBS.(Full disclosure: is owned by CBS.)