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    The Challenge Cup will be in 16 cities globally - join us at a city near you to be part of the movement.Attend
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    How Challenge Cup Works

    Learn about the competition & how you can become involved.Learn More
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    Learn more about becoming a Challenge Cup startup & apply now.View Bracket
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    Highlights from Last Year

    Check out all the amazing startups, stats and pictures from last year’s competition.Get Info
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