CONTEST WINNER

Stand Ahead® MEMORY CHALLENGE

Almost 70% of those with Alzheimer’s disease are women.

This Memory Challenge requires you to look at 7 playing cards face up for 10 seconds and then recalling as many as possible once the cards are taken away.

CONTESTANT: LAURA TRAMONTOZZI

Stand Ahead® BALANCE CHALLENGE

Brain-aging disease research is biased and needs to be better balanced.

This Balance Challenge requires you to balance an apple on your head and walk for 3 meters (about 10 feet) without dropping it.

CONTESTANT: DONNA MAROULIS

Stand Ahead® ON MY MIND CHALLENGE

Women play a meaningful role in our lives, and we need to do more to protect their brain health.

This On My Mind Challenge requires you to hold a picture of a woman you appreciate or admire, tell us why, and take a double selfie by holding a picture of her on or by your head, because they are always on your mind.

CONTESTANT: BARBARA AUDET