All Grades
1-3 participants each grade

Given a few household materials, each team will construct a cable car capable of safely carrying a ping-pong ball down a zip line. The objective will be to achieve a target runtime which will be revealed on the day of the event. There will be a short written portion testing the physics concepts of the zip line.

Final Detailed Event Description – added 02/16/2023

Event Coach Meeting Presentation Slides

Event Coach Meeting Q & A 

Link to Recording of Event Coach Meeting

Slider Harness Drawing

Zip Harness Drilling Instructions

Zip Frame Images