Nanango State High School has won the 6th Maryborough Technology Challenge (QLD) by 19 laps and scored a $1000 towards an entry in the RACV Energy Breakthrough. Melbourne’s Parade College were outstanding ambassadors for Victoria and the Energy Breakthrough as the first interstate team to participate.
Maryborough Tech Challenge QLD Report
About the Author: Nigel Preston
Nigel Preston is a self-confessed 'HPV Tragic'. After 'catching the bug' from his older brother, he helped launch the Energy Breakthrough program at Eaglehawk SC with his dad and some mates way back in 1998. Having participated in the EB for four years he finished his VCE in 2001 and volunteering to help with the event management straight away. He's been helping out ever since. Nigel has also been a part of teams that have taken line honours at the EB in 2000 & 2001 (Bendigo Senior SC); the Australian International Pedal Prix 2003, 2004 & 2009 (Bendigo Youth Racing); and the Wonthaggi Human Powered Grand Prix in 2019.