Model Wind Turbine Competition Results

Skills Canada Manitoba, the Certified Technologists and Technicians Association of Manitoba (CTTAM) and Red River College Polytech, hosted the 14th Annual
Model Wind Turbine Competition at Red River College Polytech on Wednesday, October 26, 2022.
Given a specific set of materials to work with, approximately 35, Grades 9 and 10 students from around the province used their skills and ingenuity to design and
construct a working model wind turbine.

Results from the day are as follows:

Highest Voltage Award – Sponsored by Red River College
“Deux Ex Machina” from Sisler High School

Best Construction Award – Sponsored by the Certified Technicians and
Technologists Association of Manitoba
“Buckeyes” from Miles Macdonell Collegiate

Best Design Award – Sponsored by Skills Manitoba
“The Best” from John Taylor Collegiate

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