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This year's challenge was to convey a miniature ShelterBox across an imaginary ravine where there was no bridge except a wire stretched between towers. A ShelterBox was on display, and a video describing this marvellous project was shown while the Judges were deliberating.
The photograph shows STEM Ambassador Adrian scrutinising a test run by a team from Sir Wm Borlase's School Marlow.
As usual the results were very close; winning teams were:
We were priviledged to be hosted by Cressex Community School, an ideal location to which we have been invited to return.
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By holding the Tournament in December we thought it would be easier for schools to fit it in to their busy calendar. This tactic was successful and we had 19 teams despite the necessary absence of some of our customary schools.
The day was rated a success.
We now have an effective affiliation with the STEM/CREST initiative who are encouraging schools to use the event as a step towards CREST Discovery awards. Science Oxford, who administer the initiative in our area, helped us by distributing an invitation to all the schools and colleges on their books.
more The Technology Tournament was held for the second time at the John Hampden Grammar School. As in 2015 the Hall was packed with competing teams. The challenge was to design and construct a 'Mole' such as is used to scour debris and sludge from pipelines.
more The local final of 'Young Chef', Rotary's own 'Masterchef' competition, was won by a delightful girl from Beaconsfield School
more RC of High Wycombe helped RC of Loddon Vale to run their first Technology Tournament
more The annual Rotary Technology Tournament was held on Thursday 14 March 2013 at Highcrest Academy, off Hatters Lane High Wycombe.
more Minutes from the Committee meeting held on 10th March 2013
more The Church of England Primary School in High Wycombe was presented with Rotary 'Dictionary4Life' books for their library, enough for a complete class to have a dictionary each during a lesson.
more Rotarian Jeremy Ellis did his usual impeccable job and organised the 2014 Young Chef event on 27 January.
more The 'Youth Speaks' competition was held at Wycombe Abbey School; 11 senior and 7 intermediate teams competed. The Area and Zone finals are on 6th and 22nd March at Christ Church Marlow.
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more A note on the 2007 Tournament
more Volunteers are reading in schools with young pupils
more Was held at the Highcrest Academy, High Wycombe. More details >>>
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