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2014 Subaru Palm Challenge: Manila leg

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Text: / Photos: Subaru PH | posted September 30, 2014 10:00

Neblasca bested 227 participants

Motor Image Pilpinas (MIP), the authorized distributor of Subaru in the Philippines, has completed the last leg of the 2014 Subaru Palm Challenge Philippine Face-off at Bonifacio High Street in Bonifacio Global City last September 27. With this, MIP has selected the country's ten representatives that will be sent to Singapore for the MediaCorp Subaru Challenge Asian Face-Off.

Alex Neblasca, the defending Manila leg champion, was the last man standing who posted a new record time of 13 hours 39 minutes and 25 seconds beating his previous record of 13 hours 4 minutes and 46 seconds.

The 2014 Subaru Palm Challenge: Manila leg

The 2014 Subaru Palm Challenge Philippine Face-off Manila leg’s 8 winners are as follows (in order starting from the challenger with the longest time):

  1. Alex Neblasca

  2. Jhan Furiscal Jr.

  3. Carlo Talahib

  4. Filmark Bernante

  5. Joram Angeles

  6. Johnny Anticamara

  7. Joshwald John Carbonell

  8. Francisco Gomez

The top eight winners from the Manila leg will join the two winners from the Cebu and Davao leg. They will be competing in Singapore for the MediaCorp Subaru Challenge Asian Face-Off in November at Ngee Ann City Civic Plaza.

MIP says nine out of ten winners were able to bring home PHP 5,000 each and exclusive Subaru merchandise. On the other hand, Neblasca won PHP 15,000 along with exclusive Subaru merchandise and the right to bring a plus one to accompany him in Singapore.