This competition has now closed.
A massive congrats to Hamish from New Plymouth and Andrew from Silverdale. They're both off to the Lynx Space Academy in Florida and one of them will get to go to space. Yep, real space.
two New Zealanders will compete at the LYNX Space Academy (LSA) in Orlando, Florida for a trip to SPACE. Our state-of-the-art Space Academy is designed to put potential astronauts through their paces, training them for the rigors of space travel.
The winner of our space competition will be flying with space tourism company SpaceXC.
They will be flying on the 2 seater XCOR LYNX spaceship, equipped with a giant cockpit window, so you’ll have the most impressive view of Earth. Read more
One of the two New Zealanders will be selected by our panel experts for a 103km trip up to SPACE, yes actual SPACE, with space tourism company SpaceXC as a Lynx Astronaut. If you think you have what it takes, join now.
If you don't get selected you can still be a winner.
two lucky winners in New Zealand will be chosen to attend the LYNX Space Academy (LSA) . The best candidate from New Zealand, will blast off in the XCOR LYNX spaceship (subject to medical requirements).
Not chosen? Never fear! We’ve got 50 GoPro Hero 3 cameras to be won, just the thing to capture all your legendary moments in high definition.
Not everyone will go to space. But you can experience what it's like to be a hero. Do you have what it takes to handle the LSA space buggy simulator? Play now on iOS and desktop.