Hear from our volunteers

“I have been participating in FSN since the first year of its existence. In 2017, I heard that the competition will be held for the first time in the Netherlands, so I thought it would be really nice to see how such a competition is organised from scratch. We had the opportunity to more or less shape the format of …

Meet Your Scrutineers:Lead Electrical Scrutineer

Introduce yourself briefly. My Name is Dennis Schuckmann, I am 27 years old, born in Halverde and currently living in Karlsruhe. I began my career as an Industrial Electronics Technician Apprentice, from which I proceeded to get a master’s degree at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). How did your journey start with Formula Student? In 2014, during my first …

What is the secret formula of winning Formula Student?

Students work all year round towards competition week to fathom how to guarantee points as a top priority for excelling. No matter the level of competition, the way they prepare in the days and months leading up to the competition will determine their success. It takes some teams years of experience at various Formula Student events to figure out the …

Meet Your Judges: Lead Engineering Design Judge

1. Introduce yourself briefly. My name is Harry Alexopoulos and I’m the Lead Engineering Design Judge in FSN. I was born and raised in Greece but I currently live in Germany. My field of expertise is related to the optimisation of manufacturing processes for the best possible quality of internal and external gears, mainly used in automotive sector. 2. How …