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(Photos: NATALIE CHEW, ALEXANDER LEE & BRIAN CHOONG)
Teams had to study excerpts on the saints and complete a multiple-choice quiz! The penalty for wrong answers: Crackers with waa..wasabi!
(Q: We all know that Saint Jude is the patron saint of desperate cases, but which saint is the patroness saint of hopeless cases? A: St Rita of Cascia)
With the help of a bible verse (Acts 7: 54-58), our enthu racers had to make their way to a certain East Coast school, follow the directions on a landmark-less map to their next station.
The next task: Collect the clue from Justina, the Catholic shopowner of Oregano’s at Frankel Avenue! Complete a sudoku and decode the number sequence to locate the 3rd station.
After lunch, it was off to Suntec City Carrefour to do a spot of “shopping”. Teams had to locate the price of special selected items such as St Luke’s Prickly Heat Powder and Heavenly Brown Rice, and send the correct total sum of their costs via SMS to the organisers, to receive their next clue.
They then had to find the envelope (concealed in a lamp-post) containing the final clue to the pit stop at the Armenian Church (saint-ific name: St Gregory the Illuminator), which read…
Congratulations to all the teams for a great effort put in! Team MAAG came in first and Team 25ths was the first runner-up, both teams winning themselves a nice stash of ice-cream vouchers! Well done!