Bentonville Elementary Staff Engages In 'Amazing Race'

Posted: August 12, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO SAMANTHA BAKER • @NWASAMANTHA Holly Haak from Thomas Jefferson Elementary makes a food donation bag Monday for the Second Street Pantry while her team, the Pirates, participate in The Amazing Race to a Great School Year team-building exercise in downtown Bentonville. Eight teams competed in the “race” to visit eight stations and complete a challenge.

BENTONVILLE -- When some school staff members returned from summer break Monday, they hit the ground running -- all the way around the downtown square.

At A Glance

‘The Amazing Race’

“The Amazing Race” is a CBS reality television game show that features teams of two racing around the world competing in physical and mental challenges. One team is usually eliminated each week; the winning team receives $1 million. The series has run since 2001. There have been 24 seasons.

Source: Staff Report

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