RFI#015: Systems of Measurement

Question: Is there a requirement for using Metric vs. Imperial? Or can we use whatever system we want? Answer: There is no requirement for systems of measurement. Teams should choose whatever works best for them and whatever best communicates their…

RFI#014: Technical Posters

Question: Section 6 – Competition Deliverables, Section 6.6 – Technical Posters Do we have to print out our posters for our Technical Display? Answer: Section 6 – Competition Deliverables specifies that Teams must submit digital copies of their Technical Posters in advance…

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…