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Five-hour race takes participants through gauntlet of challenges, exploring San Diego & testing minds & mettle

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Promotional value expires Feb 19, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Must sign waiver. Must be 12 or older. Must have at least 1 adult per team. Operates in all weather. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Getting out of the house is often precluded by inclement weather, car trouble, and the tender bond between man and household dust mite. Step outside your domestic comfort zone with today's Groupon: for $45, you get race entry for two people to San Diego's CityScape Adventures race, held Saturday, February 18 at 11 a.m. (a $108 value).

CityScape Adventures entangles race participants in a web of 12 puzzles and challenges in a citywide race to the finish line. Participants compete in teams of two, using their wits, teamwork, and underground network of mutant-turtle spies to complete the tasks given at the start of the race. The 12 challenges take the form of puzzles, riddles, and clues that guide treasure hunters to a specific location within the city, where each team must complete a special task using only their cleverness and muscles. Participants must bring a selection of items, including a digital camera, pen or pencil, $10 each in singles for public transportation or emergency slushies, and comfortable shoes. The first team to successfully complete all tasks and vault over the finish line will receive a prize and assembly line of high-fives.

Check-in for the five-hour race begins at 11 a.m. at Whiskey Girl on 5th Avenue, and the race begins at noon and commences come rain, shine, or meteor shower. CityScape Adventures welcomes teams of friends and family members, although each team must have at least one adult, and children younger than 12 are not allowed to compete. Questing competitors should follow CityScape Adventures on Facebook for an extra sprinkling of hints on race day.

CityScape Adventures

Inspired by The Amazing Race, CityScape Adventures—held across the United States—entangle race participants in webs of 12 puzzles and challenges in citywide races to the finish line. Participants compete in teams of two, using their wits, teamwork, and underground network of mutant-turtle spies to complete the tasks given at the start of the race. local city clues in addition to personalized clues about the group or person the event is for. The 12 challenges take the form of puzzles, riddles, and clues that guide treasure hunters to a specific location within the city, where each team must complete a special task using only their cleverness and muscles. Players can also use the Internet, and the winning team is usually the one that best leverages its resources. Click here for a video of past races.


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