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The 2023 Concrete Canoe Society-wide Finals will be held as part of the Civil Engineering Student Championships at the University of Wisconsin-Platteville June 10-12, 2023.

21 teams from around the world will compete in the annual ASCE Concrete Canoe competition. 

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Congratulations to the University of Florida, winner of the 2024 ASCE Concrete Canoe Competition!

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We look forward to seeing you at Brigham Young University June 20-22, 2024!

2024 ASCE Civil Engineering Student Championships at Brigham Young University

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Students rowing their canoe during the 2019 competition

About the competition

The ASCE Concrete Canoe Competition provides students a unique opportunity to gain hands-on practical experience while testing their skills with concrete mix designs and project management challenges.

The first ASCE Concrete Canoe Competition was held in 1988, but the history of Concrete Canoe goes back to the 1960s, when a small number of ASCE Student Chapters began holding intramural concrete canoe races.

This elite competition combining engineering excellence, hydrodynamic design, and racing technique is known as the "America's Cup of Civil Engineering."

The ASCE Concrete Canoe Competition was made possible with funding from the ASCE Foundation.

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Eligibility for Student Symposia Competitions and Society-wide Competition Finals

Review the qualifications required of all ASCE Student Chapters to compete at the Student Symposia Competitions and in order to advance to ASCE Society-wide Competition Finals.

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The ASCE Foundation provides support for ASCE programs that enhance quality of life, promote the profession, advance technical practices, and prepare civil engineers for tomorrow.