8 MINUTES MENTAL CHALLENGE TO TEST VISITORS ANAYLITICAL SKILL
(GEORGETOWN, PENANG) – Great Escape Challenge challenged more than 3000 participants’ analytical skills in Penang FitForLife Fair held from the 16th Oct to 18th Oct at Penang SPICE Arena.
Visitors participated in the Great Escape Challenge were able to get their mental fitness tested through puzzles solving which required mathematical, observational and communication skills between the team members. Participants were playing the role as a secret agent tasked with retrieving a secret document and breaking out successfully within 8 minutes.
Players who completed the challenge in the shortest time were rewarded with goodies by Great Eastern Life and Breakout Malaysia. “The 8 minutes challenge was designed carefully to ensure the game could help players, friends and families build better relationships, teamwork and also to encourage a holistic wellbeing among players.” said Johnny Ong, Creative Director of Breakout Malaysia.
One of the players Melissa, who came with two friends, said that they attempted the Great Escape Challenge for more than ten times. “We managed to solve the puzzles successfully on the third attempt; however we wanted to challenge ourselves to mark the shortest time and that required good teamwork as well as strategy planning.” she added.
The three-day fair was organized by The Star with Great Eastern Life as the event partner.