EVERGREEN, Colo. (CBS4) – The Colorado School of Mines hosted a unique competition on Monday that put the skills of civil engineering students to the test.
They raced across Evergreen Lake in concrete canoes that they created.READ MORE: Denver Sheriff Deputy Ida McComb Receives Medal Of Valor
Twenty teams from all over the country and Canada participated in the American Society of Civil Engineers’ 30th Annual National Concrete Canoe Competition.
They were judged on how well the canoe performed on the water and how the canoes were designed.READ MORE: Letecia Stauch To Stand Trial For Murder Of 11-Year-Old Stepson Gannon
The students have had all year to research, design and make their canoes while incorporating creativity and teamwork.Colorado Department Of Transportation Hiring 150 Highway Maintenance Workers
California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo won this year’s race.