RFI#013: Clarification re: RFI#012

Question: Clause 7.2.2 (Revised): All concrete used in toboggan construction must be comprised of at least 30% cementing materials by mass. Cementing materials are any materials having cementing properties or contributing to the formation of silicate compounds. Examples include portland…

Rules V2.0 Released

Version 2.0 of the Official Competition Rules are now available at gnctr2020.com/competition-rules/. For a log of changes see the end of the document.

RFI#012: Cementing Materials

Question: Clause 7.2.2: All concrete used in toboggan construction must be comprised of cementitious materials containing a minimum of 30% Portland cement by mass. Does the 30% portland cement by mass includes the mass of fly ash, silica fume or…

RFI#011: Crate Dimensions

Question: Clause 3.5: All Teams are required to arrange for their Toboggans to be transported to the Technical Exhibition and Race Day venues. It is strongly recommended that Teams work with the oļ¬ƒcial GNCTR 2020 logistics partner, Logistics Decisions. Locations of…

RFI#010: Race Hill Information

Question: Last year in the GNCTR 2019 rules we were given a graph of the exact dimensions of the hill and were able to use that for our calculations. Is there something similar for this years hill? If not could…

RFI#009: Gantt Chart

Question: Clause 6.4.2.10. Project management considerations such as budget, schedule, critical path, milestones, and schedule variances. Can our project management schedule incorporate the items listed, or should they be separate items? Can our schedule follow the format stipulated in last…