image for Sporting Event item typeWater Rocket Challenge 2019 at National Physical Laboratory

National Physical Laboratory

National Physical Laboratory

Sporting Event, Wed 19 Jun 2019


National Physical Laboratory


Hampton Road,
TW11 0LW

Events at this Venue

date event
Wed 19 Jun Water Rocket Challenge 2019


Launch your very own water rocket with your own team of rocketeers.

Enjoy a great day out, challenge yourself and other teams, inspire students and others in the field of STEM, and witness the NPL team attempt a new water rocket world record!

Open to schools, families, friends, colleagues, universities, apprentices, youth clubs, NPL staff or anyone wishing to enter.

The aim is to launch a rocket powered by water/air pressure and land it in designated target zones, whilst trying to earn additional bonus points by time of flight. Your score will be your time in the air plus bonus seconds gained from landing in target zones.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 19 Jun 2019



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