Accra, Oct. 18, GNA – Africa’s leading Pay-TV
service operator StarTimes, on Thursday, launched Ghana’s first ever obstacle
course challenge competition.
The launch was part of the 30th Anniversary of
StarTimes and the company reaffirmed its commitment to providing subscribers
with the best of compelling contents.
The competition, dubbed Ghana Challenge is a
sports and entertainment competition, which would be held at the Bojo Beach
It would feature hundreds of competitors, who
would attempt to complete a series of obstacle courses of increasing difficulty
for cash prizes of up to $5,000.
Each competitor is expected to overcome
various physical obstacles in the form of hurdles, rope climbing, digging, sack
racing and a lot more within the shortest possible time to automatically
qualify into the finals.
According to the television company, the
programme would seek to unite Ghanaian celebrities with their fans as they all
participate on a common ground for the ultimate prize.
The Ghana Challenge 2018 launch was graced by
some Ghanaian celebrities, who dared their colleagues and fans to take up the
challenge and compete against them at the Bojo Beach for the bragging right and
Miss Akorfa Djankui, Head of Marketing,
StarTimes Ghana, called on all exuberant Ghanaian celebrities and the general
public to register for the Ghana challenge and exhibit what is hidden under
The competition would be premiered on the
StarTimes “Adepa TV channel 247″ in December, as one of the key
entertainment contents for the yutetide.
To participate in the competition, one must
download the StarTimes Mobile App (Startimes ON), click on the Ghana Challenge
2018 banner post and follow the prompt before Tuesday, October 23 2018.