UK National Final 2008-09 at the Autosport International Show 2009
Come along to the F1 in Schools UK National Final and watch all the action first hand! Autosport International are offering anyone wanting to come to the F1 in Schools UK National Final a special ticket promotion for buy 2 tickets get 1 free. To use this special offer just quot...
Ballycastle High School, Antrim took victory with their team 'Formula Extreme' at the Northern Ireland Regional Finals held on Friday at Ulster Folk and Transport Museum in Holywood. The School scooped the 11-14 Age Group title, the race to be the Fastest R-Type car as well as the Overall Winners cr...
St John Payne Catholic Comprehensive School, Chelmsford took victory with their team 'Velocity' at the South East Regional Finals held today at CEME in Essex. The School scooped the 14-19 Age Group title, the award for the Best Engineered Car as well as the Overall Winners crown at the regional even...
Fun had by all at the Great Ormond Street Hospital Childrens Christmas Party
F1 in Schools were delighted to be invited along to the Great Ormond Street Childrens Charity Christmas Party on Monday 8th December. The children from Great Ormond Street hospital were entertained by a whole host of their favourite characters and celebrities such as Rupert Grint, Tom Fe...
Ysgol Botwnnog from Gwynedd took victory with their team 'Gwib' at the North Wales Regional Finals held today at Bangor University. The School scooped the 14-19 Age Group title as well as the Overall Winners crown at the regional event and have now earned their place to race in the UK National Final...
St Bede's Catholic Comprehensive School in Peterlee took a dominating victory at the North East England Regional Finals held today at The Discovery Museum in Newcastle. The School scooped five awards including the Overall Winners crown at the regional event with their two teams St Bede's Babes and T...
Team Velocity from The Gryphon School in Sherborne took a dominating victory at the South West England Regional Finals of the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge held at Exeter University. The team scooped four awards at the event including the 14-19 age category, the Sponsorship and Marketing Award,...
The 'Dash' team from Fitzalan High School in Cardiff took victory at the South Wales England Regional Finals held yesterday at the National Waterfront Museum in Swansea. The team scooped two awards at the event, including the accolade of Best Rookie Team, as well as the Overall Winners award. The te...
The efforts of the Pressure Point team from Neale-Wade Community College, March were rewarded with victory at the Central England Regional Finals held yesterday during the Design and Technology with ICT Education Show at the NEC in Birmingham. The team won both the 11-14 age category,...
The efforts of the Falcons team from Richard Rose Central Academy in Carlisle were rewarded with victory at the North West Regional Finals held at Manchester University on Tuesday. The Falcons team were crowned overall winners of the regional event, whilst their sister team Shooting Starz won the 11...
The Formula One in Schools Technology Challenge reached Scotland last Friday, as the third round of the Regional Finals took place at the Glasgow Science Centre. The efforts of the 'Road Rippers' from Lochgelly High School in Fife were rewarded with victory by being crowned Overall Winners of the Sc...
After the success of British F1 World Champion Lewis Hamilton, students from the Yorkshire and Humberside region have been inspired by his accomplishment and raced for victory in the F1 in Schools Regional Finals. The finals, which were held at Corus in Scunthorpe last Friday, marked the start of th...
Free copy of SolidWorks and Free Workshops at the D+T Show 20-22 November
SolidWorks will be presenting workshops
during the D+T show, at 11:45 AM and 1:30 PM on the Thursday, Friday and
Saturday of the D+T show. These workshops will demonstrate how the SolidWorks toolset
can help students design, virtually wind tunnel test, and present their F1 in
At each regional event we will now take the winning team from the 11-14 and the 14-19 age groups to the National Final. This gives us the opportunity to invite the best Rookie Team from each regional to enter the National Final. They will be eligable to compete alongside ...
Voters have questioned the US presidential hopefuls in a town
hall-style debate dominated by the financial crisis and foreign policy.
Two polls taken right after the debate - by CBS News and CNN - judged Barack
Obama the winner over John McCain.
Senator Obama said more must be done to help t...
The engagement of young people and
teachers is through a programme of specially made films, student
challenges, school visits and teaching resources. Resource
materials are available free to all schools throughout the year
through a high quality, interactive website. Students will create
A review of the 2008 World Championship event and an overview of F1 in Schools has been launched with an attractive brochure viewable at the F1 in Schools website, and a printed version available by request online. The UK F1 in Schools website also has a fresh new look, providing students, teachers ...
The World Unites to find the best young international F1 engineer
young engineers from all over the world will compete for the ultimate
title of International Champions at the International Final of the F1
in Schools CAD/CAM Design Challenge on 5th October. Winning
young engineers from all over the world will compete for the ultimate
title of Internat...
children from all over the world represented their country at the first
ever International Final of the Jaguar F1 in Schools Challenge,
sponsored by BAE Systems, Denford, Jaguar & PITSCO.All
participants were tasked with designing model Formula 1 cars, using
CAD/CAM technology, and p...
forget that our website competition is open to all those who entered a
team for this years Challenge. The deadline has been extended to
Thursday the 23rd of December 2004, so make sure you enter your website
as soon as possible.To enter go to http://www.ARKom.co.uk and look for the sp...
OF the F1 in Schools Challenge SHOW ENGINEERING AT ITS BEST Students
from St. Mary's Grammar School from Magherafelt, Northern Ireland were
yesterday celebrating at the National F1 in Schools Final at BETT 2005. After 5
pupils forming 'Team Hurricane II' picked up the Overall Winner...
YOU ON TRACK FOR A NEW WINNING SEASON? Now that the National Final
seems far behind us we are planning for the new season, as we are sure
many of our F1 in Schools Teams are too. Many
of the teams that make it to the National and International Finals talk
of how they started work on their c...
The Spring Term newsletter is now available, just follow this link to download it.If you have any comments on the newsletter please don't hesitate to contact us.Click the links below to download the newsletter.
Spring Newsletter (Issue 6) low quality version cl...
the Formula 1 winter testing comes to a close the testing for the
Jaguar F1 Team in Schools Challenge is just beginning. Over 50 students
representing schools from the Dorset area will be racing their model
C02 powered cars in the first Dorset heat.The event
will be taking place at Blan...
The F1 in Schools website has grown again with the introduction of two new sections.We have now opened the Case Studies section
of the site and there are five case studies 'hot off the press' for you
to look at. We are hoping to have a wide range of case studies and this
has started well with two...
the heat at Blandford School in Dorset on 7th of March, both Highcliffe
School's Team Blast and Twynham School Team Twynam Racing are
celebrating their win of the overall age group winners award's
sponsored by Flight Refuelling.For the first heat
in dorset and for many of the schools the ...
The prize draw for returned questionnaires took place last week at the F1 in Schools HQ. There were 64 returned questionnaires, which were all put into a prize draw and the winners prizes were sent out last week. Prize draw winners are listed below, if you are on the list and haven't received your p...
The opening of Team Registration for the 2005-06 JF1 in Schools Challenge has been delayed until Tuesday 12th April 2005.The
2005-06 Challenge rules have altered registration slightly. Due to this
theF1 in Schools have decided to move the opening of team registration
back to Tuesday 12th April 20...
MP Barry Gardiner visits St. Mary's Grammar School
On Friday 4th March 2005 Under Secretary of State Barry Gardiner visited St Mary's Grammar School Magherafelt.After
a brief tour of the School he was introduced to the students from St
Mary's Grammar and St Patrick's who competed in the 2004-05 F1 in
Schools National Final. The teams showed ...
Registration for the 2005-06 F1 in Schools Challenge has now opened. If
your part of a team make sure that your Teacher or Supervising Adult
has registered you online.Once you have
registered a team you will be sent confirmation of your registration
via e-mail. Also included in the e-mail ...
D-TYPE, Apprentice Class and TMP rules are all downloadable from this
website however the R-Type rules have not yet been released.With
the D-TYPE, Apprentice Class and TMP rules now downloadable from the
website along with the teachers guide, teams can now start to refine
there intial desig...
the 1st-4th June 2005 the F1 in Schools in association with Avon Vale
Training will be at the Imagineering Fair at the Bath & West
Showground, Shepton Mallet, Somerset.If you are part of a team and want to test your latest design on Avon Vale's track and wind tunnel then drop us an e-mai...
The R-TYPE rules have now been released. So download your copy from the rules and regulations page today.The
rules for ALL the classes are now downloadable from this site. Make
sure you and the rest of your team read them carefully and get refining
your designs. Click here to go to the rules...
The 3rd South West Imagineering Fair was a resounding success yet again, despite the weather!From
the 1st-4th June F1 in Schools in association with Avon Vale Training
ran a track at the Imagineering Fair which is now a very valuable part
of the Royal Bath and West show held at Shepton Mallet sho...
in Schools is an Access Organisation for The Duke of Edinburgh's Award.
The Award is open to 14-25 year olds and involves five key areas:
Service, Skills, Physical Recreation, Expeditions and a Residential
Project at Gold level.Because F1 in Schools has
'Access' status, team members can use ...
Summer Term Newsletter is now available to download, giving you the
chance to see what's happening in the world of F1 in Schools.In this terms Newsletter:How you can earn a Duke of Edinburgh Award with the work you've already done for the ChallengeThe lowdown on some of the 2005-06 Regional Fi...
Ltd. and Land Rover (part of the same group as Jaguar) are launching a
new educational competition this week. The competition is called 4x4 in
Schools and is open to school students in Key Stage 4.The
Challenge involves designing and building an 'Off-Road' vehicle which
can be driven ar...
Canadian's take 1st place at Formula Student Final
Toronto University took the overall Class 1 Winner's crown at the 2005 Formula Students Final in Bruntingthorpe.Formula
Student is a competition aimed at University students. Each team must
design, build, race and market a single-seater race car. With one past
F1 in Schools competitior alre...
On the same weekend as the British Grand Prix, Loughborough University took part in Formula Student.Steve
Walker (a former F1 in Schools graduate) and his fellow team mates
competed with an excellent design which was ranked in the top 10 of UK
Universities entered. The reason we are interested in...
Singarepore's 1st National Final as F1 in Schools takes off!
Singapore had there first National Final on 27th of July at Ngee Ann Polytechnic in Singapore.Ngee
Ann Polytechnic is one of Singapore's leading institutions of higher
learning and a fantastic back drop for these fast moving D-TYPE
vehicles.The Overall Winners were Tampines Secondary School,
this weekend at the Town & Country Festival at the NAC in Coventry.
For the second year running we are partnering with City College
Coventry to run our Grand Prix track at the show. City
College Coventry have organised for 10 teams from schools across
Coventry to come and run their cars...
of children, young and old, raced F1 in Schools cars over the bank
holiday weekend. Coventry Schools competed for the Coventry City
College F1 Trophy and did lots of imagineering at the Town &
Country Festival.Yet another successful
Imagineering Fair at the Town and Country Festiv...
The DEADLINE for team registration is fast approaching, please register your teams by the 16th September 2005. We
hope you all had a lovely summer and are rested and ready for a new
term. We have been preparing for the up and coming regional finals and
team registration. If you have not already r...
The team registration deadline has now been extended until the 21st of October 2005.Thanks
to all those who have registered teams so far. We will be writing to
you shortly to confirm your attendance and with your date for
attendance to your event. If you have not yet registered
Autumn newsletter is now available for you to download. The
registration deadline has been extended until 21st October 2005 so if
you haven't already done so, get registered NOW......This terms issue also includes a map showing the locations of all the upcoming Regional Finals. Download ...
you have built a Website to support your entry in this Seasons F1 in
Schools CAD/CAM Challenge, then you are also eligible for the Website
Competition!The ARKom Website also provides resources and information on how to construct a F1 in Schools Team Website.To enter go to h...
Registration for this Season has now closed. Registration
for the 2006/07 Season will open in April however if you would like to
register for information about the Challenge between now and then
please click on the link below.. http://www.f1inschools.co.uk/contact.asp
F1 North East Yorkshire & Humberside Regionals 2005
to Team Magpie from George Stephenson School in Newcastle and Team
Flaming Fury from Ridgewood School in Scawsby, Doncaster for winning
the Overall Titles at their regional finals. Both Teams will
represent their region at the National Final at Autosport International
The Wild Cats win OVERALL at Jaguar North West Regional Finals!
to team Wild Cats from St Aidan's county High School in Carlisle for
winning the overall winners title for our North West regional event as
well as coming first in their 11-14 age category, the fastest D-TYPE Car AND TMP brief for their fantastic team
t-shirts. You could even say...
More Regional Winners for SE England and Central England
to Armadillo from Woodhouse College in London and Team Cobra from
Bournville School in Birmingham for winning the 1st Place Overall
Postion in thier Regions. Both teams will
represent thier Regions in the National Finals at Autosport
International, to be held in January, al...
evening of Tuesday 22nd November saw the exciting launch of our new
Brand: F1 in Schools, The Formula One Technology Challenge.
The event was held at the Cass Business School, part of City University, in London, and was a huge success. The Challenge w...
F1 in Schools – The Formula One Technology Challenge'
in Schools, the global motorsport design challenge for school children,
was given a turbocharged boost yesterday, when it was announced that
Bernie Ecclestone's Formula One Management company has licensed it the
rights to us...
years National Final and World Championships were held on the 14th
& 15th January 2006 at the Autosport International Motor show at
the NEC Birmingham.Thirty one teams competed at
our National Finals on the 14th January and the judges were extremely
impressed with all the hard work tha...
in Pink are an all female team from Cheltenham Girls High School in
Australia. The girls were the proud winners of the Innovative Thinking
award at the World Championships held on Sunday 15th January. After
the event which was held at the NEC in Birmingham the girls visited the
for the 2006/07 Championship Season is now officially open! So ... what
are all you teachers and students waiting for? Why not get your team
signed up today!TO REGISTER A TEAM CLICK HEREWhy not also click on the link below to download a copy of our SEASON TIMELINE. It ...
in Schools' World Champions 'The Stingers' were recently invited to
attend the Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne and from the snap shots
opposite it looks like they had an absolute 'buzz' . During
their visit, the team managed to BEAT Michael Schumacher and his
Ferrari designed car when the...
F1 in Schools Primary Competition @ Lutterworth Grammar
Lutterworth Grammar School are holding an F1 in Schools final for Primary schools on Friday 30th June 2006.
If your primary school is interested in the Challenge and are looking
for some inspiration, why not have a look at the primary schools
website that Lutterworth have designed. www.lgscc...
Will Stevens appointed as Ambassadortfor F1 in Schools
British JICA Champion Will Stevens has been appointed the
Young Driver Ambassador for F1 in Schools, the Formula One design
challenge that uses motorsport to encourage students to learn about
high-performance engineering. The
14-year-old karting driver from Oxshott, Surrey, in England, will be
National Champs recieve VIP Access at British Grand Prix
in Schools National Champions, Bradfield Panthers travelled to
Silverstone race circuit to be guests of Formula One at the British
Grand Prix on Friday, enjoying the privilege of seeing behind the
scenes at this premier British sporting event. The
team of 14-15 year old students were given V...
National Champs challene F1 Teams to build car of the future
in Schools™ will showcase its Formula One™ student challenge at the
United States Grand Prix, with a head-to-head race between teams from
Honda Racing F1, Scuderia Ferrari, and students from UK and USA schools
on Thursday 29 June.
F1™ teams are up against t...
HONDA RACING F1 TEAM RECORD FASTEST TIME IN STUDENT CHALLENGE 30
June 2006…/Honda Racing F1 Team beat off stiff opposition from Scuderia
Ferrari F1, the Bradfield Panthers and the East Cobb Flying Cougars to
record the fastest time of the day with their miniature racer, in the
F1 in Schools F1 t...
F1 In Schools has relocated office from 22 Old Queen Street to Savoy Place
F1 In Schools has moved Office from 22 Old Queen Street to Savoy Place. Our new address is :F1
In Schools Ltd.Savoy Place, London, WC2R 0BL. Please update your
diaries and make sure that you have the ri...
New Outlooks in Science and Engineering
Why not check out this website - www.noisemakers.org.uk. NOISE
exisits to raise awareness of science and engineering amongst young
people and was setup by the EPSRC (Engineering and Physical Sciences
Research Council). There ar...
MAKE YOUR MARK with the TMP BriefAre you entering the TMP Brief?In
the world of Formula One it is important to stand out from the crowd.
Both the team and their sponsors are keen for maximum exposure. The
Team Marketing Product Brief was brought in to combine raising the team
profile whilst appl...
F1 in Schools is supporting the 2007 IET Faraday lecture. This
years theme is 'Winning Formula - Technology in the Fast Lane'. We
think you could well pick up some hot tips for the 2007-08 F1 in
Schools season at this fun and exciting look into the Engineering
Technology involved in the w...
This Weekend see the 2007 F1 in Schools National Final at Autosport 2007
details of the Regional Final Winners that will be attending and the
programme for the two day event please download the attachments below. If you would like to visit us at the show, Autosport have kindly agr...
Congratulations from F1 in School to the 2007 UK National Champions...... TEAM MOMENTUS
Team Momentus from the Gryphon School
in Sherborne Dorset saw off competition from 34 other school teams
across the country to win the F1 in Schools national finals held at the
Watch the live action from the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge World Championships!The
Third F1 in Schools World Championships will be held next Week,
13th—16th March in Melbourne Australia. Four student teams from the UK
will be competing against teams from eight other nations for the Bernie
Results for World Championships 2007NORTHERN IRELAND TEAM CROWNED F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS19th March 2007, Melbourne, Australia …Irish eyes were smiling for Team FUGA from Coleraine Academical Institution, Northern Ireland, as they lifted the Bernie Ecclestone trophy and were crowned F1 in Scho...
2007 Formula 1 Santander British Gand Prix at Silverstone
CIRCUIT AWARDS SPECIAL PRIZE TO F1 IN SCHOOLS CHAMPIONS WITH A VISIT TO
THE 2007 FORMULA 1™ SANTANDER BRITISH GRAND PRIX.
F1 in Schools Technology Challenge champions from this year's event
have been awarded a special prize by Silverstone Circuit, with each
Denford new F1 in Schools Car Manufacturing Fixture
Denford LTD is kindly offering all 2007/08 season registered schools a F1 fixture at a special priceThe
new F1 in Schools Car Manufacturing Fixture, suitable for use with both
D Type and R Type cars. Available to schools registered for the F1 in
Schools Challenge. Special price £410 + VAT +...
Share your F1 in Schools curriculum material with other teachers and schools...We
are currently in the process of collecting as much curriculum material
as possible to share with teachers and schools who are considering
participating in the Formula One Technology Challenge. If you have any
The new gates are designed to replicate the actual start of an F1 race.
We have now launched the new F1 in Schools start and finish gates
which are now available through Denford Limited. The lights come on
one by one from left to right. The moment the lights are extinguished...
F1 in Schools Champions visit the British F1 Grand Prix
F1 in Schools Technology Challenge champions from this year's event
were awarded a special prize by Silverstone Circuit, with each team
member being given weekend tickets to the 2007 Formula 1™ Santander
British Grand Prix at Silverstone on 8 July. Three
talented groups of F1 in...
The registration deadline for this year is fast approaching - Friday 19th October.If
you have registered on the website you will be receiving an email from
us after the 19th October confirming your allocated regional final and
the arrangement for the e...
Registration Deadline- GT Racing - The Sports Car Challenge.
is still open for the GT Racing class and you still have a couple of
months before the National Final when the class will be judged.If you intend to enter the GT Racing Sports Car Challenge in Schools, please let us know by email email@example.com&nb...
F1 in Schools revs up for 2008 World Championships in Malyasia!
in Schools is delighted to announce that Malaysia has won the race for
the right to host the 2008 F1 in Schools World Championships following
the nation's unprecedented success in the last three events.
Ministry of Education, Malaysia, made a comprehensive ...
The F1 in Schools Team would like to wish you all a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
We look forward to seeing you at the UK National Final, 12-13th January at Autosport International, NEC, Birmingham.
Who will take home the National F1 in Schools title?
weekend 33 student teams from across the country will compete in the
National Finals of the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge, at the
Autosport International Show being held at the NEC in Birmingham.
They will race for national victory and the chance to repre...
YNYSAWDRE COMPREHENSIVE SCHOOL STUDENTS BLAZE THE TRAIL, WELSH TEAM CROWNED UK FORMULA ONE IN SCHOOLS CHAMPIONS
a student team from Ynysawdre School, Bridgend, Wales raced their
Formula One car to victory today to be crowned UK champions ...
One month countdown- F1 in Schools gears up for 2008 World Champ
F1 in Schools has moved into top gear as it prepares for the 2008 World Championships to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in just one month's time. School children from 17 countries across the world have battled their way through regional and national finals.
Over three days of ent...
in Schools™ is proud to announce SolidWorks Corporation, the world's
leading 3D CAD software manufacturer for design, analysis and product
data management, as a new UK sponsor and Global supplier for the next
Collaboration is the name of the game at this year's F1 in Schools World Championships in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia as the competition embraces four unique teams from six countries working together to win the coveted Bernie Ecclestone World Championship Trophy.
Bernie Ecclestone, Chief Exec...
The British round of the Formula One World Championship may have hosted the stars of F1 and celebrities from TV and films, but Silverstone was also the destination for motor racing champions from F1 in Schools, an inspirational national and international student challenge.
Students from the winnin...
The British round of the Formula One World Championship is a prestigious and glamorous event, with only a select few VIP's being granted access to the private Formula One paddock. A team of local students won their taste of this exclusivity after being crowned F1 in Schools National Champion...
F1 IN SCHOOLS WORLD CHAMPIONS LIVE LIFE IN THE FAST LANE
7 July 2008 The World Champions of the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge, Team Pulse from Devonport High School in Plymouth, lived life in the fast lane last week, with the students enjoying three unique occasions – being given a VIP tour of the House of Commons, meeting HRH Prince Andrew in St. Ja...