Welcome to Ping Pong Parachute! In this event, prior to the tournament, teams will design, build, and bring up to three bottle rockets to the tournament to launch a ping pong ball attached to a parachute to stay aloft for the greatest amount of time.
The information below should not be interpreted as an extension of the rules. You can find free online copies of the current rules for download on the 2022 Rules page of the Science Olympiad website. The official rules in the current Rules Manual take precedence.
Resources & Links
- Coming Soon!
EVENT SUPERVISOR RESOURCES
In addition to the resources on the Event Supervisors page, Ping Pong Parachute Event Supervisors should be sure to use the following resources:
- CareerOneStop - Mechanical Engineer Career Video
- TryEngineering - Aerospace Engineering
- STEM Session on Space