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Does your school want a mentor? Apply today!

Leading a team through the Energy Breakthrough can be richly rewarding and demanding – so it can be wonderful to have support from outside of your school to help give advice and extra input. Our Energy Breakthrough Mentor Program - set to re-launch in Term 3 this year - promises to offer up to 20 interested schools that support. Team Managers should complete an Expression of Interest form today!

Join us to talk “EB in the Classroom” on Thursday 9 May

Program partner, the Country Education Partnership, is inviting you to a Webinar on Thursday 9 May 2019 to talk 'EB in the Classroom' to explore how different schools are integrating the Energy Breakthrough into their classrooms.

Curriculum Resource Round-Up and Webinar

Calling all teachers: do you have curriculum resources that you use to support student's learning through the Energy Breakthrough? Yes! Great! We'd love to hear about what you use and how you use it with the hope that we can share these curriculum resources and ideas across all of the 155 schools that participate in the EB program each year. It's all part of our "Curriculum Resource Round-Up" being led by program partner, the Country Education Partnership, which will feature a Webinar on Thursday 9 May 2019.

By |2019-03-01T10:14:45+10:00March 1st, 2019|Curriculum, Event Preparation, Generally Newsworthy, Team Manager Info|Comments Off on Curriculum Resource Round-Up and Webinar

2019 HPV, EEV and TRYathlon Specifications Released

New year, new rules! After publishing a set of draft rule changes under consideration last year, our Lead Scrutineers Michael McTigue and Tim White have gathered feedback, deliberated, discussed and now finalised the 2019 Energy Breakthrough Vehicle Specifications and Trial Regulations for HPV, EEV and TRYathlon teams.

By |2019-02-19T11:12:11+10:00February 19th, 2019|HPV, Hybrids, Team Manager Info|Comments Off on 2019 HPV, EEV and TRYathlon Specifications Released

Rule Clarification: Team Composition (October 2018)

This year there has been a growing number of enquiries and requests for clarification of our rules relating to “Team Composition” and “Eligibility”. The theme through the vast majority of these enquiries been to do with teams who have been unable to meet the Gender Requirements as specified in the School’s Handbook in section ‘2.3 Team Composition’. This rule requires that in most categories teams have equal participation of males and females.

By |2018-10-09T21:26:57+10:00October 9th, 2018|Generally Newsworthy, Team Manager Info|Comments Off on Rule Clarification: Team Composition (October 2018)

2018 Entry Lists published. Welcome to 345 teams from 153 schools!

345 teams from 153 schools. Phew! It's shaping up to be a very BUSY year in schools across Victoria and beyond as they prepare for the 2018 Energy Breakthrough on 21 - 25 November, 2018 in Maryborough, Victoria and we've just published our 2018 Entry Lists.

By |2018-05-11T06:36:58+10:00May 11th, 2018|Entries, Generally Newsworthy, Team Manager Info|Comments Off on 2018 Entry Lists published. Welcome to 345 teams from 153 schools!

Entries close this Friday, oh, and a little entry list surprise for you, too!

Well, we've done it. Yep, we've just released the 2017 entry lists for your viewing pleasure - just in time for the school holidays, too!

2017 School’s Handbook and Specifications Update

Since publishing the RACV Energy Breakthrough handbook which includes Vehicle Specification and Trial Regulations and Rules, a number of schools have been quick to express concerns about changes to the seat belt mounting rules and with the power restrictions placed on pedal/electrically EEVs.

By |2017-03-11T18:28:22+10:00March 10th, 2017|Generally Newsworthy, Team Manager Info|2 Comments