The Learning Centres annual Bridge Building Contest was a great success. With twenty-four bridges competing, and an enthusiastic audience present, there was much excitement and activity. Read on for the full story. As well, view a video clip taken at the contest to see the bridges crack under the weight!
Alexander Kharlamov (above) walked away with 1st place for efficiency, as well as the prizes for the bridge holding the greatest load, and for craftsmanship and aesthetics. Yip Pieng Lam won 2nd place for efficiency, and Andrew J. Latkowski, Tisha Haynes and Kevin Kok placed third for efficiency. Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you to all the competitors and participants. Don't forget to see all the photos lower on this page as well as the video clip linked above.
Special thanks go to the organizers and to this year's host, Mike Cowan as well as to Dean Fran Davis who awarded the prizes to the winners.
LIST OF WINNERS
Kharlamov - 1st Place for Efficiency (Efficiency Ratio:
Yip Pieng Lam - 2nd Place for Efficiency (Efficiency Ratio: (89.04)
Andrew J. Latkowski, Tisha Haynes, Kevin Kok - 3rd Place for Efficiency (Ratio: 87.96)
PHOTOS TAKEN AT THE EVENT
OTHER PARTICIPATING TEAMS
IN ON THE FUN FOR NEXT YEAR'S CONTEST