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NPL Water Rocket Challenge 2009

EventsThis years NPL Water Rocket Challenge will take place on Wednesday, 24 June.

Fancy your chances? You can register your team for £25 with proceeds being donated to the Shooting Star Trust.

Prizes on the day include:
• Longest time in the air
• Best rigid wing rocket
• Best launch mechanism
• Best engineering
• Most crowd pleasing effort
• Best team uniform
• Best team banner

Make sure you register before the Friday, 12 June deadline. For enquiries email

If you’re not familiar with the competition, check out the fun had at last year’s event. Keep an eye-out for Einstein!

[Update July] Results have been published in full: School and Open results and finally some slow-motion video on YouTube.

[Update August] Full finished highlights of the 2009 competition:



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