Subaru Palm Challenge 2014

Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Unknown 0 Comments

Hold it. Keep it. Dare to take the Subaru Palm Challenge 2014 Philippine Face-Off. It's the same as Imprezza Challenge before. This time, you get to drive home a brand new Subaru XV 2.0i CVT simply by placing your palm on the car and be the last person to remove it. There will be 3 legs this season: Manila, Cebu, and Davao. From hundreds of registrants, only 450 participants will take the challenge in the face-off: 100 in Davao, 100 in Cebu, and 250 in Manila. From there, only 8 challengers from Manila and 1 each from Cebu and Davao will move on to the next round and be the representatives of the Philippines in the Subaru Palm Challenge: Asian Face-Off in Singapore.

Contest Requirements:
  • Open to all local citizens and permanent residents aged 18 years and above
  • Passport holder
  • Must be physically fit and have no ailment that may recur or be exacerbated during the challenge. You must present a medical certificate with your doctors to certify that you are fit to participate in the challenge, and shall provide Subaru with a copy of such medical certification as and when requested
Contest Mechanics:
  1. Log on to then download and print the Subaru Challenge Registration Form
  2. Go to any of the Subaru registration posts on the designated time, date, and venue and submit your registration form along with the other needed documents
    • Subaru Showroom Greenhills
    • Subaru Global City
    • Subaru Manila Bay
    • Subaru Alabang
    • Subaru Batangas
    • Subaru Cebu
    • Subaru Davao
  3. Qualifiers will be determined through lucky draw and will be notified through SMS/email/phone calls
  4. Competition Guidelines
    • Before the challenge, all Subaru Marshalls will conduct a body-search of all the contestants
    • You will be required to sign a Deed of Acknowledgement, Release and Indemnity before commencing the Challenge
    • Upon registration, the final contestants will choose their places by lucky draw. Each of you will will be assigned a contestant number, which will be worn on T-shirts provided by Subaru
    • There will be no swapping of contestant numbers, contestants T-shirts or vehicle placement at any point of the Challenge
    • There will be a total of six challenge cars with 40 contestants each car for Manila Leg and three challenge cars for Davao and Cebu. Your contestant's number must correspond with a palm decal on each car
    • The final contestants will be required to place their right palms on their designated palm decals on the designated vehicles
    • To remain in the Challenge, your palm must remain flat on the vehicle surface and you are not allowed to lift or move your right palm from your designated palm decal, except when authorized to do so by Subaru Marshalls
    • You will be given a 5-minute break every 6 hours. These 5-minute breaks can be used to eat and drink and/or use the toilet located in the Hospitality Tent(s). You can can only consume food and beverage provided by Subaru
    • You shall not communicate or have any contact with your family members or relatives or friends during the Challenge, including the 5-minute breaks
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Contest Period:
  • Registration period
    • Manila - September 13, 2014
    • Cebu - August 30, 2014
    • Davao - July 28 -August 23, 2014
  • Competition Proper
    • Manila Leg: Bonifacio High Street, Taguig - September 27, 2014
    • Cebu Leg: Ayala Center, Cebu - September 13, 2014
    • Davao Leg: SM Lanang, Davao - September 6, 2014
Contest Prize:
  • The top 8 challengers from Manila and 1 each from Cebu and Davao will be the representatives of the Philippines in the Subaru Palm Challenge: Asian Face-Off in Singapore
  • One Grand Prize winner of Subaru XV 2.0i CVT
    • Does not include insurance and LTO registration fee
  • FREE registration
  • You need to compete in 2 legs (Regional & Singapore)
  • Must present a medical certificate to join
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