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Day 3: Tuesday, 5 July

Awards Presentation Results Best Use of Social Media: Alpacapunch, Slovakia Judge’s Special Award: Team Rhino, South Africa Portfolio & Pit Display Award: 2Fast, England Verbal Presentation Award: Wombat Warriors, Australia Sponsorship & Marketing Award: Maelstrom, Malaysia Research & Development Award: Ascent, United Kingdom Best Engineered Vehicle Award: Zircon, Australia Team Identity Award: Cincork, Portugal Innovative Thinking Award: ECCE, Czech Republic Best Trailer Performance: Rover […]

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2007 Model Defender

Day 3: Tuesday, 5 July

Competition Activities Teams have spent the entire day attending judging sessions including Engineering, Verbal Presentations, Pit Display assessment and traversing three separate and different tracks testing the performance of their 4×4 vehicles. One section of track was built over and around 2 matching and stunning brand new Range Rover convertibles. On the trailer tow section, […]

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Zircon at Anne Hathaway's Cottage

Day 2: Monday, 4 July

Cultural Visits, Pit Display Build & Welcome Dinner Today the teams undertook visits to buildings of historical and cultural significance in Coventry and Stratford Upon Avon. This included, St Mary’s Guildhall, St Michael’s Cathedral ruins and Anne Hathaway’s Cottage. St Mary’s Guildhall: Building started on part of the site of the former Coventry castle around […]

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Day 1: Sunday, 3 July

Arrival, Registration & Project Element Submission 21 teams representing 14 countries converged on the DoubleTree by Hilton at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry UK today to begin their campaign to be crowned the 2016 Land Rover 4×4 in Schools World Champions. Team Australia consisting of Zircon and the Wombat Warriors were issued with Registration times of […]

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Zircon Team Image

Team Profile: Zircon

Team Name. Zircon. Explain how you chose your team name. Zirconium is a material that is produced at a local mine. The team name Zircon is adapted from this material. Country(s) represented. Australia. School(s) represented. Dubbo College – Senior Campus. Town of School(s). Dubbo, New South Wales. Number of males / Number of females on […]

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Wombat Warriors Team 01

Team Profile: Wombat Warriors

Team Name. Wombat Warriors Explain how you chose your team name. Initially we called ourselves the Combat Wombats – Wombats was chosen as it is a rascal like mini bear that can be very playful, surprisingly fast for its shape and a very, very tough Australian animal that kills its predators by squashing them with […]

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