29 Oct '11, 2pm

He only has 1 arm. But 32-yr-old Adam Kamis will use his only arm to win a car in MediaCorp's Subaru Impreza Challenge

He only has 1 arm. But 32-yr-old Adam Kamis will use his only arm to win a car in MediaCorp's Subaru Impreza Challenge

SINGAPORE: MediaCorp's Subaru Impreza Challenge -- an annual endurance event into its 10th year -- kicked off on Saturday at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza. Four hundred contestants from 10 territories including Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam -- and for the first time, Cambodia and Macau -- will go through the gruelling challenge to win a car. Contestants are required to place their palms on their designated palm decals on designated vehicles -- a position they must hold for hours or even days, with only a five-minute break every six hours. Some dropped out of the race within the first few minutes on Saturday, amid the mid-day heat. The winner last year lasted 75 hours and 17 minutes, but Singaporean George Lee, who won the 2008 competition, holds bragging rights for hanging on for a record of 81 hours 32 minutes. One of this year's first-time participants is 32-year-old Singapor...

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