GE K’nex Challenge Final – Results

Congratulations to all those who represented their schools at the GE sponsored K’nex Challenge Final 2017.  We hope that the project involving nearly 100 schools in Gloucestershire will help inspire the next generation of engineers in a county with a proud engineering history and (looking at the quality of these competitors) an exciting future.  Teams came up with ingenious solutions, with the following teams being awarded prizes:

Morning session

1st: Swindon Village Primary School – Carlos Mayes & Adam Stanford

2nd: St Matthews C of E Primary School – Max Johansson & Ruby Weager

3rd: Bussage C of E primary School – Owen Curry & Ashton Hiscocks


Afternoon session

1st: Horsley Primary School – Felix Rooksby & Oliver Brown

2nd: Westonbirt Preparatory School – Riley Cook & James Trevithick

3rd: Newnham St Peters Primary School – Mathew Isko & Adam Whitney



K’nex Prize Allocation 2017
1st place School
K’nex Simple Machines Class Set
Kid Knex Models that Move

1st Place Students (x 2) –

Knex 70 Model Building Set


2nd Place School –
Knex 70 Model Building Set
Kid Knex Models that Move

2nd Place Students (x 2) –
Knex 52 Model Building Set


3rd Place School –
Knex 52 Model Building Set
Kid Knex Models that Move

3rd Place Students (x 2) –
Knex Gears Building Set