Water Rocket Competition

Some articles on water rocket competition, water rocket, competition, rocket, water rockets:

Water Rocket Competitions
... The Oscar Swigelhoffer Trophy is an Aquajet (Water Rocket) competition held at the Annual International Rocket Week in Largs, Scotland and organized by STAAR Research through John Bonsor ... The competition goes back to the mid-1980s, organized by the Paisley Rocketeers who have been active in amateur rocketry since the 1930s ... The competition involves team distance flying of water rockets under an agreed pressure and angle of flight ...

Famous quotes containing the words competition, water and/or rocket:

    The elements of success in this business do not differ from the elements of success in any other. Competition is keen and bitter. Advertising is as large an element as in any other business, and since the usual avenues of successful exploitation are closed to the profession, the adage that the best advertisement is a pleased customer is doubly true for this business.
    Madeleine [Blair], U.S. prostitute and “madam.” Madeleine, ch. 5 (1919)

    —the main jet
    Struggling aloft unti it seems at rest

    In the act of rising, until
    The very wish of water is reversed,
    Richard Wilbur (b. 1921)

    A rocket is a reed that thinks brilliantly.
    José Bergamín (1895–1983)