Two District 20 students, Allison and Ashley Van Milligan, recently returned home after competing at the World Space Modeling Championships in Kaspichan, Bulgaria. While they competed for medals for Team USA in the rocketry competition, the girls came back with an even greater reward: an educational experience to last a…Continue
Written by Tim Van Milligan, edited and posted by Jeff Lane.
Two young schoolgirls from Colorado Springs School District 20 will head to Kaspichan, Bulgaria next summer, representing the United States at the 20th World Championships for Space Modeling. This rocketry event is the Olympics of modeling, and is held every two years in a…Continue
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado USA—Shockwave Rocketry, LLC is pleased to announce the official launch of Shockwave and our new web store. The company manufactures and sells fiberglass nosecones in Colorado Springs and will provide many additional products in the future. The opening salvo includes 29mm, 38mm, 54mm, 3-inch, and 4-inch nosecones. The…Continue
Months of high-anxiety science, math, engineering, and testing have paid off for 100 teams vying for the 9th annual Team American Rocketry Challenge (TARC) national title next month. The Vanguard School/Cheyenne Mountain Charter Academy and the TARC team from El Paso County 4-H made the cut.
The Vanguard/CMCA team has a page with complete photos and videos of the qualification