Technology Tournament

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RI DISTRICT 1040 TECHNOLOGY TOURNAMENT

District 1040 Technology Team Chairman
Bob Tunnicliffe -
Bob.tunnicliffe@btinternet.com


Document downloads at the bottom of the page

ONE DAY EVENT –

NO PRE-PREPARATION REQUIRED BY TEACHING STAFF

Teams of Four, each school may enter a team of four students into each of the three age categories of:

Foundation:       TEAM OF 4 12-14 YEARS KEY STAGE 3         

       
 Intermediate:     TEAM OF 4 14-16 YEARS KEY STAGE 4
 

Advanced:         TEAM OF 4 16 YEARS + KEY STAGE 5

The object of the tournament is to give students an unseen Design and Technology problem to be completed in a fixed time.  The task also conforms to the national curriculum.  The problem-solving environment enables students to develop their team building and communication skills.   Also the technology tournament is eligible for the Engineering Crest award

The aims and objectives of the TT are:

To develop students` interest in design, construction and technology. 
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To encourage students to develop their team working skills whilst finding and building a solution to a  previously unseen task.
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To encourage groups of neighbouring Rotary clubs to work together within and across districts.

Document downloads

Technology Trifold Flyer .pdf
Planning your first technology tournament .pdf
Technology Tournament Poster .pdf
Crest Awards .pdf


TECHNOLOGY TOURNAMENTS 2016 District 1040


TT’s D1040 Groups                                              Date                                      Contact
        North  
15th Constance Green Hall  Harrogate               2nd February 2016              David Russell
9th Catterick Leisure Centre                                1st   March 2016                 John Morton
   
       Southwest  
13th Shay Stadium, Halifax                                  8th  March 2016                  Ali McGregor
3rd Kirklees College Huddersfield                      10th March 2016                 David Perkins
   
        East  
12th Railway Museum York                                 15th  March 2016                  Russ Rollings
8th Whitby Spa Pavilion                                       3rd  March 2016                   Fred Payne
7th Scarborough Rugby Club                              1st  March 2016                    Roger Kaye
   
        Dales  
11th Gargrave Village Hall                                    8th   March 2016                   Arnie Read
   
        Leeds  
10th South Leeds Stadium                                   1st  March 2016                    Cliff Beddows
   
        Bradford  
 Uncertain to run in 2016                                                                                     Leslie Gore
   
       Joint 7  
10th Featherstone Rovers FC                              1st  March 2016                     Nick Castle
   
        Inner Nine  
10th Frontier Club Batley                                      1st  March 2016                     Mike Gill

Technology Tournament pages:

Joint 10 Rotary Technology Tournament 2019

The annual “Joint 10” Rotary Schools Technology Tournament took place at the Featherstone Rovers RLFC premises on Tuesday 5th. March 2019

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Testing the launch

North Group Technology Tournament 2017

This year's Tournament was attended by some 80 students

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Harrogate Area Technology Tournament 2014

The Harrogate area technology tournament for schools was held on 5th February. Many thanks to Brian Souter for these photos. More will follow when all the area tournaments have been held.

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Dales Group Technology Tournament 2013

Following on from their success at Youth Speaks South Craven School took two of the three prizes at the Dales Group Technology Tournament with wins at KS3 and KS4. Giggleswick School took the KS5 prize to avoid the complete dominance of South Craven.

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North Group Technology Tournament 2012

Eighty eight young people in teams of four students from seven schools across North Yorkshire attended this year’s Rotary Club Technology Tournament at Catterick Garrison.

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Leeds City College team

Leeds Rotary Technology Tournament for Schools 2011

For the fifth year running, students from Leeds schools participated in a Technology Tournament run by Rotary Clubs in the Leeds area.

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Competitors

Great support for Rotary’s Technology Tournament in Halifax

The tournament was held at the North Bridge Leisure Centre, Halifax on Tuesday 8th March

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7th York technology Tournament

43 teams from 14 schools competed in the 7th York Technology Tournament held in the National Railway Museum.

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Calderdale Technology Tournament 2012

In a packed hall 122 students comprising 32 teams from nine schools in Calderdale at 9.30am on 6th March opened their instruction envelopes to discover what this year’s challenge was all about.

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York area Technology Tournament 2013

A small selection of photos from the York Clubs tournament held at the National Railway Museum.456 teams entered from 12 schools.

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