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When you enter through our gateway, you'll find links to sponsors, participants, data bases, libraries, photo galleries, video promotions, tips, and feature articles.  
So whether you're building a concrete canoe just for fun, or aspiring to become a power player at the national level, this site is for you!

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2014 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition
Johnstown, Pennsylvania
June 19-21, 2014

Nevada Reno's "Wolf Pack" Victorious in Hunt

Nevada Reno's "Wolf Pack" fielded "Alluvium" at the 2014 NCCC.

The University of Nevada, Reno won the 2014 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition. Cal Poly SLO finished second followed by Universite Laval in third. Utah State finished fourth with Wisconsin - Madison in fifth. The University of Pittsburgh - Johnstown hosted the event.

Comprehensive Concrete Canoe Coverage on Kaleidoscope

 Adrienne Tubo and Ashlee McMullen (Univ. of Pittsburgh Johnstown) say "Kaleidoscope floats our boat."

Kaleidoscope is a 30 minute weekly news magazine covering west-central Pennsylvania and beyond. 

Cam-Ron Video Productions recently featured the 2014 NCCC in an excellent 9+ minute segment which included interviews with Brian Houston (UPJ Faculty Advisor), John Frantz (UPJ Team Member), and Randy Over (2014 ASCE President).   

From left to right: Brian Houston, John Frantz, and Randy Over.

Kaleidoscope Episode 19
Concrete Canoe
(see 8:48 - 18:11)

2014 US National Coverage

(rules, national qualifiers, photos, top picks, race site, links, commentary, etc.)

Original artwork and website design:

2014 © John A. Gilbert


2015 ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition - 28th Offering
Clemson, South Carolina
June 20-22, 2015

Results in from US & Hungary (side panels); Japan & South Africa below.

CNCCC Issues 2015 NCCC Rules and Regulations

ASCE National Concrete Canoe Competition     

The Rules and Regulations for the 2015 National Concrete Canoe Competition (NCCC) are available on the web (see here).  Clemson's Concrete Canoe Team (3CT) will host the competition.  - 2015 US National Coverage -
(rules, national qualifiers, photos, top picks, race site, links, commentary, etc.)

2014 Centennial Cup, 20th All Japan Challenge
Toda City, Saitama Prefecture 
August 30, 2014

Miyagi Ishinomaki THS Wins Centennial Cup

The awards ceremony (left) followed the races (right). Photos by JSCE. 

Miyagi Ishinomaki Technical High School successfully defended their national title by winning the 2014 Centennial Cup. Forty-one entries were fielded from universities, technical colleges, and high schools throughout the country.

The competition was sponsored by the Kanto Branch of the Japan Society of Civil Engineers (JSCE).

2014 Japanese Centennial Cup Results

2014 Japanese Centennial Cup Spreadsheet

2014 South African Concrete Boat Race
25th Anniversary Edition
Homestead Lake, Benoni, September 13, 2014

Johannesburg Defends South African Title

The University of Johannesburg fielded "The Kraken."

Students from the University of Johannesburg successfully defended their national title at the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Annual Concrete Boat Race Day. The competition was sponsored by the Inland Branch of the Concrete Society of Southern Africa (CSSA) and was held at the Benoni Sailing Club on Homestead Lake, Benoni.

For the majority of events, the boat had to be a two-man paddle ski type craft, based on the student construction rules, which were raced on a relay basis.

2014 SA Concrete Boat Race Results

2014 South African Concrete Boat Race Information

Disclaimer: This website has been built and is maintained by Team UAH, the University of Alabama in Huntsville's concrete canoe team. is not an official or sanctioned website of any nation's concrete canoe competition(s). Visitors are encouraged to visit official website(s) for rules, latest sanctioned information, and instructions for communicating with the organizing committee(s).

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2014 Magyar Mapei Betonkenu Kupa - 3rd Annual
Ráckeve, Hungary
June 20,

BME - Kings of Betonkenu

Students from BME show off trophies won at the 2014 Magyar Mapei Betonkenu Kupa.

Students from the Budapesti Műszaki Egyetem (BME - Budapest University of Technology won the third annual Magyar Mapei Betonkenu Kupa (Hungarian Mapei Concrete Canoe Cup). A team from Mapei finished second followed by Széchenyi István University in third.

Races were held on the Guildford branch of the Danube in front of Savoy Castle.

The competition was sponsored and organized by Mapei with the help of BME ÉMK, and Sail4you Ltd.

Frissbeton (Fresh Concrete) won the women's race (upper left); BME won the dragon boat event (upper right); concrete jewelry makes a unique fashion statement (lower left); SzeBeton won the wacky race with an aircraft-shaped concrete vessel (lower right).

Gratulálunk a győzteseknek és minden résztvevőnek! 
Congratulations to the winners and all participants!  

2014 Betonkenu Kupa Website (English)

Betonkenu Race Photos and Videos

Betonkenu Race Facebook Page

Our goal is to provide objective up-to-date information, as well as timely updates of concrete canoe competitions throughout the world.

This page was last updated on 10/20/14.