The images which follow are a photographic record of The
Heights School 2004 entry into the Australian International
Pedal Prix. It includes a record of fundraising and our first
race at the Victoria Park 6 Hour event.
Our Easter Raffle helped to
Raise Money for Materials
Sorting out donated Goods
for our Major Lottery Prizes. In total we raise over $5,000
Making the Team Uniforms
Staff , Students and Parents
Design, Make and Silkscreen Uniforms
Designing our H.P.V. (Human-Powered
Lightweight materials are
used to create a light but strong design.
The bare chassis takes a long
time to design and make.
Students Measure Roll Bar
Height to Comply with Strict Safety Specifications
Parents, students and staff
work evenings and weekends in
The vehicle must be ergonomically
designed to suit
the size and shape of the pedalling team.
Testing the Vehicle.
Community funded exercise
bikes are used to get the team fit.
All Vehicles are Checked Before
Race Day to Ensure They
Comply with All Vehicle Specifications
Our vehicle completes it’s
first event with very few problems.
Fast Rider changes are needed
to save time.
Parents support the team with
a cooked breakfast and lunch.
Our last Lap!
The Team Celebrate the Completion
of Their First 6-hour Event.
and additions for the 24-hour, Murray Bridge event include: