Many of you may not be aware that NZ was represented at last years Australian National FTC competition. This was held in Sydney in December with two teams travelling from NZ to compete – 5145 (The Referee’s) and 5110 (Wingus and Dingus). We’d like to congratulate both teams on excellent performances against the Aussies with […]
It has been announced that following on from Washington D.C in 2017 and Mexico City in 2018 the Annual “Olympic for Robotics” FIRST GLOBAL 2019 will be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates from the 3rd to the 5th of October. We look forward to seeing another NZ team representing us at this event, and […]
Hi Everyone, the travel grant application form is now live. If you wish to apply please complete the form and we will be back in touch. Application Form
Hi Everyone, only a few days to go now, I know we’re getting pretty excited around here and imagine the teams are as well. We’ll be posting more updates over the next few days so keep an eye on the news page. There will be food available at the venue on the day (Menu) Snacks, […]
We will be publishing a registration form for teams that wish to apply for a 2018 Travel Grant at the end of this week, please check back next week if you wish to apply for one.
Here’s the link to the Week 11 video from NASA on Dust Mitigation. Enjoy!
We have a few Challenge Updates that have been released over the last couple of weeks which I’ve included below. As always, you can download the complete document here as well. Challenge Updates U05 – FRAGILE SATELLITES It is understood that your Robot will damage the Satellite Models, and that the volunteers taking care of […]
Continuing NASA’s video series. Here are the links to weeks 7, 8 and 9 in case you missed them. Week 7 – Challenges of Space Farming Week 8 – Deep space navigation Week 9 – Excavating Resources
We have had some interest from Volunteers so we’ve put together this form for everyone to fill in. If you would like to help please complete this ASAP. Registration Form Have a look at this document for an overview of some of the roles we require.
As we all count down to the 1st December it is important to remember that the day is about fun. If you are a rookie team do not worry if you are struggling to complete 1 mission or your project isn’t going so well. On the day we will be there to help and support […]