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MediaCorp Radio Subaru Impreza Challenge 2007

Shown above: Challenge 2006

The MediaCorp Radio Subaru Impreza Challenge 2007 is back for the 6th year running. This year, 400 qualifying contestants -- 200 male and 200 female participants -- will compete to see who can outlast the others. There will be 10 cars on-site (40 contestants per car).
One male and one female survivor will each walk away with a Brand New Subaru Impreza 1.5R.
The event is slotted to start at 7.00 am on Saturday, 3 Nov 2007 at Ngee Ann City's Civic Plaza.
First Qualifying Round
To get a chance to register for the Challenge, tune in during the qualifying period (24 September 2007 – 26 October 2007) to any three of the following radio stations:
Gold 90.5FM
Class 95FM
987FM
Wait for the DJ's ‘invitation to call’. Call in. The first male and female callers of each call-in segment will enter the Second Qualifying Round.
Second Qualifying Round
The Second Qualifying Round will take place on Saturday, 3 Nov 2007 at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza. All qualifying contestants will have to register at 7am with their NRICs/BCs and a medical certification that they are fit to participate in the Challenge.
All qualifying contestants will be required to place a non-refundable registration fee of S$10 (cash) each.
The Draw for all contestants who got through the First Qualifying Round will take place at 11am. Out of this group, 380 contestants (190 male and 190 female contestants) will move on to take part in the Challenge.
Gaining direct entry into the event
Alternatively, every $50* purchase of any Subaru merchandise from now 24 Sep till 26 Oct 2007, gives you an opportunity to gain direct entry into this year's Challenge.
The Subaru Draw will be held on 27 October 2007 from 2-6pm at the Subaru Hub. Bring along your receipts for the Subaru Draw which will end once all 10 positions (5 male and 5 female contestants) are filled up.
Who can participate?
The Challenge is open to all Singaporeans and Permanent Residents aged 21 years and above. Participants below the age of 21 and at least 18 years old (as of 1 January 2007) are also eligible to participate in the Challenge if parental consent is obtained.
For more information, please visit www.class95.sg.
Related Article:

Alex Koh wins MediaCorp Subaru WRX Challenge 2006

Previous winners:
2006 - Alex Koh (see above photo) with 73 hours 56 mins
2003 - David Gerard Felix with 66 hours 52 mins
2005 - Koh Meng Khoon & Lung Wen Jie  with 64 hours 31 mins (Team Challenge)
2004 - Ian Lee with 74 hours 59 mins
2003 - David Gerard Felix with 66 hours 52 mins

 Update: MediaCorp Radio Subaru Impreza Challenge 2007

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