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A word from the Captain

Just a (relatively) short summary of UBC TBog's year and our results at GNCTR 2018. Continue reading
Published: February 19, 2018

Photos from GNCTR 2018

Rain or snow, you'll always find GNCTR Competitors dancing on the side of the race hill. Continue reading
Published: February 17, 2018

GNCTR Race Day 2017

We had an amazing time on one the few hills in Manitoba. Check out photos from Race Day 2017! Continue reading
Published: October 28, 2017

GNCTR 2017 Technical Exhibition

Part of the competition is the Technical Exhibition, where teams showcase their work with both technical displays and presentations in front of a panel of judges.To go with our theme, "Deadliest Batch", we created a fishing magazine that highlighted the toboggan's design, mix design and construction methods. Continue reading
Published: September 30, 2017

GNCTR 2017 Results

Our Blog GNCTR 2017 Competition Results The UBC Concrete Toboggan Team has returned from the 2017 Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race with some impressive showings in competition categories, and a wealth of experience to strengthen the team for next year. … Continue reading



We are an engineering student team from UBC that competes in the annual Great Northern Concrete Toboggan Race (GNCTR).