Winthrop High Rambler Robotics [F.R.C. Team #5471]
Pine Tree Event 2016
Back from Pine Tree! Pit setup was Thursday, April 7th, competition Friday and Saturday, April 8th and 9th.
More information about the schedule and directions to the Androscoggin Bank Colisee in Lewiston are available at the official Pine Tree Event web site:
Granite State Event 2016
The team had great experience at Granite State and is looking forward to Pine Tree!
Front: Emma, Fantasia, Ryley, Jess
Back: Joey, Phillip, Portia
FIRST STRONGHOLDTM - 2016 Game
Here are some important links for documentation about FIRST STRONGHOLDTM.
The official FRC page of resources for the game: http://www.firstinspires.org/resource-library/frc/competition-manual-qa-system
The unencrypted Game Manual: https://firstfrc.blob.core.windows.net/frc2016manuals/GameManual/FRC-2016-game-manual.pdf
The kickoff streaming videos are all together in a single YouTube playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLZT9pIgNOV6bD_66hoAdtz0y76zr9c4ok
A one-page description of the game: http://www.firstinspires.org/sites/default/files/uploads/resource_library/frc/first-stronghold-game-onepage.pdf
Gearing Up for Season 2!
Kickoff - Saturday, January 9th, 2016!
We met this Saturday, January 9th, at the Winthrop Middle School Library to watch the official kickoff video. This was the start of build season, and when all of the information about the 2016 game, FIRST STRONGHOLDTM was revealed.
If you’d like to watch the video yourself, it will be streaming live at http://corporate.comcast.com/news-information/news-feed/2016-first-robotics-competition-kickoffstarting at 10:30 AM.
Here is all of the information about the 2016 game, FIRST STRONGHOLDTM. These documents are all currently encrypted. The key will be revealed during Saturday’s Kickoff video. If you download them now, you won’t have to compete with everyone else trying to download them on Saturday morning.