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Crunch time

Today was the last of the official scrimmages being held before the RWC (robotics world cup) The RWC (robotics cup) is a vex robotics competition working in conjoint with the rugby world cup that is being hosted at \"The Cloud\" on the 11th- 13th of October in New Zealand. This contest will a…

Written by Stephanie Bickerstaff on Saturday October 1, 2011

Scrimmage at Pinehurst

We came to another scrimmage this morning. The results were... interesting. Both of our robots finished in the quarters (an improvement for 2919B), at least. Steph and Hayden were having lots of issues with their chain, and yet again our drive was haunting us. Steph and Hayden were easily in th…

Written by Christian Silver on Saturday October 1, 2011

Robots are Being Made

I've got exams. And study leave. Like a good Robotics member I'm working on our new top secret robot. It's a good use of my time, and the robot is coming along very nicely.

Written by Christian Silver on Friday September 23, 2011

Rosmini Scrimmage!

We had an interesting at Rosmini today. Both of our robots were having lots of trouble - only 2919A finished up in the quarters. Steph and Hayden had a great time with their cortex. Sarcasm can't really be conveyed through text, can it? Our robot, 2919B was doing its best... But when we reach…

Written by Christian Silver on Friday September 2, 2011

Lego!

On the Sunday 3rd July, junior K Force members competed in the first robotics competition of the 2011 season. at Strathallan School. This inaugural, unofficial FIRST Lego League mini competition, was designed to introduce new teams and students to the competition, giving them some idea of what …

Written by Mr Allen on Tuesday July 5, 2011

Worlds in all of it's glory (and other things)

This year, the VEX robotics world championship for the 2010-2011 season of Round Up, was held at the Disneyworld ESPN Wide World of Sport, in Orlando Florida. The championship took place over 3 days from the 13-16 April, with an optional practice day on the 13th. The practice day for most te…

Written by on Saturday April 16, 2011