5th November Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The highly-awaited Mercedes-Benz Challenge Season 8 presented by Gargash Group ends on a high note this Friday, 1st November 2019. The competition was held in various hotspots of Dubai. The overall challenge proved to be an exciting season of entertainment and fun tasks as the winning team, TWERK 4 DA MERC, who completed all the challenges accumulating 6047 points and drove away the well-deserved grand prize-a brand-new Mercedes-Benz GLC 200.
The 100 participating teams of 2-4 members assembled at the New Gargash Mercedes-Benz Customer Service Centre, Al Quoz where the briefing about the challenges and warm-up took place. The competition was spread across different hotspots around the city and each challenge location had a thrilling challenge waiting for the participants.
This year the line-up of events was planned in a way to ensure participating teams were having a great time out with their team mates while focusing to win the Mercedes Benz SUV.
This season showcased a range of exciting challenges which included an outdoor obstacle course at Aventura Parks, an augmented reality gaming experience by Escape Hunt at Mercato Mall, a skill-based challenge at the Trump International Golf Course, a Robotics Challenge at the Basketball Hub, a Fitness Challenge at Max & Aegle, mind boggling puzzles at Bay Square and a Scavenger Hunt at Laguna Waterpark.
Overall, the teams showcased their highest levels of fitness and endurance along with the ability to navigate and coordinate among their teammates. After battling at 7 challenges, teams arrived at Sofitel The Palm, Palm Jumeirah where lunch and the prize distribution ceremony took place.
The Mercedes-Benz GLC 200 is the ideal combination of on and off-road driving characteristics that are manufactured with spaciousness and comfort. The GLC 200 adds multiple pioneers of technological advances with a distinct design and state-of-art infotainment. This model is known for demonstrating elegance, luxury, and safety. With a dynamic range of selections that enable drive modes and on-board systems, the GLC 200 proves to be everything that the esteemed brand aims to offer. This contemporary model is all about modernity, strength and versatility!
The Mercedes-Benz Challenge is the ultimate team activity in which one can test their abilities while having the experience of a lifetime with the incredible Mercedes-Benz that exhibits pure performance, irrespective of the type of terrains!
Since the competition’s inception in 2012, every year has been a mix of unique and exhilarating activities while cruising around the city in a luxurious Mercedes-Benz.
Rush-A-Way is Dubai’s home-grown brand and aims at helping the participants discover the myriad of activities and new experiences in Dubai while building stronger bonds between team-members.