GearHeadz Robotics Team

May 18th, 2016

Welcome to the GearHeadz Robotics Team

  • The robotics team is part of the FIRST Tech Challenge, an international robotics program.
  • FIRST teams compete against other teams to complete a challenge issued by the FIRST organization on September 10, 2016.
  • Each team designs, builds and programs a robot to complete the challenge.
  • Each team must participate in an FTC qualifying tournament to be eligible for the state competition in February. Tournaments are held November through January, we will register for at least one tournament.

Our Team

  • We will start the season with the MN FTC kickoff on September 10th, where the challenge will be released The time and location will be announced in late summer.
  • The team will meet twice a week to begin the design-build process. As we get closer to our first tournament, we may need to add meetings to our schedule to reach our goal.
  • The team may not exceed 15 participants, a standard which is set by the FIRST organization. Therefore, spots will be filled in the order that registration is received.

Registration is due Tuesday, May 31, 2016.