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Recumbent Bike Challenge - CH Technology Challenge

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Emerald Kart Club

Emerald, QLD 4720

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A HPV is a three-wheeled recumbent street racer with a rider team of 8 students and a 2 student pit crew who prepare and race their HPV around a street track. In this case 1.3km around Ruby and Yamala Sts in Emerald for 10 hours. The winner is the team who completes the most number of laps. In 2017 that was Emerald State High School with 117 laps or 131 kms in 5 hours. There are three categories for Schools:-

  1. School Built - students build their own racer and are judged on the thinking, planning and quality of their racer. Some help is allowed but the goal is for students to build the HPV they race in.

  2. Junior Secondary (Years 7 - 9)

  3. Senior Secondary (Years 10 - 12

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