WORLD’S BEST ESCAPE ARTIST MICHAEL GRIFFIN – CHALLENGED BY LAND OF ILLUSION TO ESCAPE SHACKLED FROM AIRTIGHT CONTAINER WITH NO BACKUP
Griffin insists he will not back down from this dare to death
Middleton, OH- (Oct.9) Howard Stern couldn’t keep him prisoner on Americas Got Talent and now America’s Escape Artist Michael Griffin is “upping” the ante by accepting a special challenge escape from Land of Illusion haunted park. (http://www.landofillusion.com
Brett Oakley, owner of the park has personally challenged Michael to try to escape from the park’s handcuffs and leg irons after being sealed up tight in an airtight, waterproof canvas bag secured on the outside with heavy straps. Doctors estimate a person locked in a device this small and bound has approximately 2-3 minutes of oxygen before suffocation could occur.
Michael has admitted that he is worried, however he states “I will accept this challenge on the proviso that should anything go wrong I will not hold the park liable in any way”. The text of the challenge is below and a copy of the actual challenge can be downloaded by clicking here: http://i224.photobucket.com/
Land Of Illusion CHALLENGE to Michael Griffin
From Brett Oakley, owner: Land of Illusion
We have enjoyed and even been freaked out by your tricks so far. Now we DARE you to let us lock you up in handcuffs & chains and stuff you into an airtight waterproof device on stage.
Let us know if you are up for it. We will give you the test of your career!
MICHAEL GRIFFIN ACCEPTS!
I ask only for fair play and should anything go wrong I absolve you from any liability.
CHALLENGE to take place Fri. night Oct.11, 9:30PM Main stage.
About Michael Griffin
Performing astonishing escapes and setting records around the World for over two decades, 2-time World Magic Award Winning Master of Escape, Michael Griffin is considered the Greatest Living Escape Artist. He is the ONLY escape artist to ever survive a hanging on the back of a horse with thirteen-knot Hangman’s Noose in 52 seconds! He has also escaped from a solid steel hermetically sealed airtight casket with a submarine style hatch locking the outside. Griffin has also escaped from handcuffs, ropes, locks, leg irons and chains from a maximum-security jail cell, the ice-covered Ohio River and from the silty bottom of the Pacific Ocean.