May ’12 – Great Escape Challenge 2012

Our third year and our best yet in terms of both number of teams and team feedback. 10 brand new team challenges pushed the teams mentally and physically to their limits. Many congratulations to all those who took part and in particular to the winners ‘Eversheds’ with 724 points from a possible 1,000.

We are very proud that this event is now the fastest growing inter-business team challenge event in the UK, and from the post-event feedback it’s clear to see why:

  • 100% of respondents described event as Excellent (76%) or Very Good (24%)
  • Main motivations for taking part were cited as having fun, raising money, teamwork, competing, fitness and networking
  •  97% said the event met their personal, team & company motivations
  •  97% said they were ‘definitely’ or ‘likely’ to take part next year
  •  100% would recommend the event to colleagues, clients, business partners or friends
‘A rollercoaster of fun, exhilaration, frustration & exhaustion. Testing, but ultimately a great sense of achievement for a great cause’.   
‘Unique challenge that helped me learn a lot about myself and my team‘.
Aberdeen Asset Management
‘I was blown away with the organisation of the event and how sophisticated the challenges were’.    
‘Amazingly rewarding, nail biting, and physically demanding’.    

We hope you enjoy the highlights video that was edited and shown on the day of the event: