2016 NORTH CAROLINA GRAVITY GAMES

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23 April 2016

8:30am until...

Teams of NC students

Competing head to head

Downtown Lenoir, NC

Running West to East on Ashe Ave.

Sponsored by

Google
Appalachian State University
ABOUT The 2016 NORTH CAROLINA GRAVITY GAMES

ABOUT The 2016 NORTH CAROLINA GRAVITY GAMES

Drivers, on your mark … The NC Gravity Games returns to downtown Lenoir on Saturday, April 23.

Brought to you by Google and Appalachian State University, the NC Gravity Games features a gravity-powered race and festival designed to get young people revved up about science.

To register, just fill out this form (2016 Team Registration). Also, our rules have changed, so please read them over (2016 Official Rules).  

And if you have questions, please email us at contact@ncgravitygames.com.

See you at the NC Gravity Games: Where speed and smarts make champions of some and leaders of all!

 

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the NC Gravity Games?

The NC Gravity Games competition sponsored by Google and Appalachian State University (ASU). The NC Gravity Games are an educational, hands-on activity designed to get young people excited about science. The NC Gravity Games are a signature event of the North Carolina Science Festival, a multi-day celebration highlighting the educational, cultural and financial impact of science in our state.

Who participates in the NC Gravity Games?

The NC Gravity Games are always looking for the best, brightest and speediest engineering minds in the state. More than 30 teams of middle and high school students have participated in past events. Adults can also participate in the “open” race category.

When and where will the 2016 Gravity Games be hosted?

2016 NC Gravity Games will be held on April 23, 2016 in downtown Lenoir.

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