The Paderborn located team "Pele-Force" participated in the OWL and NRW-Cup for the competition "Formula 1 in Schools". The purpose of this competition is to strengthen the technical education of students and encouraging the interest in technology. The team from the Paderborn Pelizaeus-Gymnasium is sponsored by the DMRC.
"Pele-Force" achieved the first place at the OWL Cup. The team has also received the following special prizes: best design, best portfolio, best teambooth and the fastest car.
Result of this success was that the team qualified for the NRW Cup, which took place at the Heinz-Nixdorf-Forum in Paderborn on Saturday the 5th March. There the "Pele-Force" team also achived the first place so they will travel to Babelsberg at the end of April to compete with the best teams in Germany.
More information about the competition can be found at
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