2011 Competition

The Professional Engineers of Ontario Lake Ontario Chapter and the Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists Durham Chapter hosted the Sixth Annual Popsicle stick bridge building competition on Saturday February 26, 2011.

2011 Details

The 2011 competition was very similar to previous years. Students were challenged to build the strongest bridge they can using 200 Popsicle sticks and white glue to span 500mm. The teams bridges were judged and tested and prizes were awarded to the top teams.

A total of 62 teams competed in the competition.  The strongest bridge overall was built by Tomasz Kruszelnicki from Father Joseph Venini in Oshawa his bridge was able to support 2018 N (453 lbs).