Competition dates for 2016 – 2017 race season
Please find below the dates and venues for the 2016/17 Regional and National Finals:
Unless otherwise stated, the outlying plan of the day is as follows:
09:00 Teams arrive and set up pit displays
10:00 – 10:30 Welcome
10:30 – 12:30 Judging session 1
12:30 – 13:00 Lunch (please bring packed lunches and refreshments with you)
13:00 – 15:00 Judging session 2
15:00 – 15:30 Judges de-brief
15:30 – 16:00 Awards
16:00pm Close of event
Please note that the timings provided above for the Awards and Close of Event may vary between each event, we will aim to provide a more accurate end time ahead of each regional final.
Competition Race Dates 2016/2017
District Races – Jabulani Technical High School Soweto 1 October 2016
Regional Races – Sci-Bono Science Discovery Centre 29th October 2016
District races will be run in Gauteng during February, March, April and May 2017
(District races will work on a point based system allocated on performance in district races. )
Provincial Race June 2017
*The date and venue for the South African Provincial races is still to be confirmed.
National Finals July 2017
*The date and venue for the South African National Final is still to be confirmed.
**Teams that are based in other provinces are encouraged to have district races with the teams in their vicinity.
F1 in Schools Learning Channel
Registered teams have access to the F1 in schools video series. This learning channel is free of charge to all teams participating in the competition.