Grammar in F1 challenge

Infinity F1, an F1 in Schools model car racing team from Dundalk Grammar School is currently busy preparing for the 2012-2013 season in the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge.

Infinity F1, an F1 in Schools model car racing team from Dundalk Grammar School is currently busy preparing for the 2012-2013 season in the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge.

The school has represented Ireland on a world wide scale twice in the past three years achieving eight place on the grid in Singapore in 2010 and eleventh place in Malaysia in 2011. In the F1 in Schools 2011-2012 Season the Grammar Schools team were placed 3rd in the Irish National Finals. Infinity F1 are now working towards getting a place on the 2012-2013 Season’s grid with the aim of competing in the Regional Finals which will be held in Griffith College, Dublin next March.

Consisting of six keen computer literate Transition Year students aged between fourteen to fifteen years of age, each team member has been assigned key team roles in order to work towards their goal of competing and

Last Wednesday, October 18th the team were given their first opportunity to show off the beginning of their project at the school’s open day.

With the backing of Print Express and the support of Dundalk Grammar School the team is already off to a flying success. They need to raise funding via sponsorship and if you would like Team Infinity F1 to come to your business to give you a presentation about the F1 in Schools Technology Challenge and find out how sponsoring them could benefit your company please do not hesitate to contact their teachers, Mr. Nowell or Mr. Murphy on 042 93 34459 or email f1@dgs.ie.