Building the Future, Shaping our World – Local and Global Engineering Competition

Building the Future, Shaping our World was both a local and global female engineering competition organised by Rachel Hayden, Head Girl at Jersey College for Girls, through the International Women’s Academy (IWA) to promote women in engineering.

The Jersey competition, sponsored by Le Masurier, was open to female individuals or teams of up to 4 people, aged 13-18, who currently live on the Island.  The task was to design a sports venue for the derelict Jersey Fort Regent site.

Ten team from across the island’s schools entered the competition and designs ranged from an indoor ski slope, a velodrome and sports science research labs.