Great Northern Concrete
Toboggan Race 2020

The Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race (GNCTR) is the largest and longest running Canadian undergraduate Engineering Competition, celebrating it’s 46th year in 2020. GNCTR is a multidisciplinary challenge, where teams must construct a toboggan that can safely hold five riders with concrete running surfaces, fully functional steering and braking systems, a completely enclosed roll cage, and weigh less than 300lbs. For the first time ever, GNCTR will be hosted in Canada’s concrete jungle, Toronto, ON.

January 29 - February 2, 2020


Over 500 Engineering Students

GNCTR is the largest Engineering Design Competition in Canada.​

Over 20 Universities from Across North America

GNCTR attracts top students from across North America.

One Amazing Experience for Students and Sponsors

GNCTR brings together the brightest minds and the top companies from across Canada.

Latest Updates

Registration Package V1.4

Version 1.4 of the Registration Package is now available at

RFI#018: Participant Eligibility

Question: Clause 5.6: Competing Teams must be comprised solely of

RFI#017: Welding Inspection

Question: 7.5.4.  Teams must be able to demonstrate the integrity

Registration Package V1.3

Version 1.3 of the Registration Package is now available at

Contact Us:

GNCTR 2020

B740 Sandford Fleming Building
10 King’s College Road
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5S 3G4