The hull design of the canoe is based on a set
of rules and regulations that ASCE publishes
annually. Every October a new set of
instructions is made available to ASCE chapters
all over the nation, so construction of the
concrete canoe begins late in the Fall semester
or in early Spring.
The 2014 concrete canoe captains is John Coleman.
|Concrete Canoe Rowing Team 2014
Rowing practice begins
early in the Spring semester in
preparation for the races held at
conference. There are five races:
women's endurance/slalom, men's
endurance/slalom, women's sprint, men's
sprint, and a co-ed sprint. Up to five
women and men make up the row team each
The 2014 rowing captain is
|The Memphis Belle
In 2009, the University
of Memphis and the Memphis Belle
became the first team from the state of
Tennessee to advance to the ASCE
National Concrete Canoe Competition. The
Memphis Belle, named after the
famed World War II B-17 bomber, is now
proudly on display in the skyway between
the Engineering Administration and
Engineering Science buildings.
This web site was originally
This site is
maintained by the Memphis ASCE Student
at the University of Memphis.
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