Supertronix 5910 is a new robotics team in the Bas Saint-Laurent region. Being the only team at east of Rimouski, the young team from Matane is formed by a close collaboration between different companies and organizations in the region.
Follow the competition
- If you’re in Matane, you can join others at the Cégep de Matane (college), Friday March 2nd from 9:00 AM, Student Rest Room V-138
- On the web
Practice Schedule – Thursday, March 1st 2018
Please note that when we added this schedule, there was already a delay. We suggest you check regularly. Furthermore, pauses between matches might seem a bit long, but has too in order to permet teams switch.
- Practice #10 at 1:39 PM
- Practice #24 à 4:43 PM
- Practice #35 à 6:55 PM
Friday, March 2nd 2018
- Qualification #6 à 9:40 AM (red)
- Qualification #17 à 11:08 AM (blue)
- Qualification #23 à 1:00 PM (red)
- Qualification #28 à 1:40 PM (red)
- Qualification #38 à 3:00 PM (red)
- Qualification #54 à 5:08 PM (blue)
- Qualification #59 à 5:48 PM (blue)
Samedi 3 mars 2018
- Qualification #68 à 10:04 AM (blue)
- Qualification #79 à 11:32 AM (red)
FIRST what is it?
- An international robotics competition for 14 to 18 years old students.
- 6 weeks to design a robot able to perform a specific task.
- A set of high quality parts supplied by FIRST.
- A budget for additional parts.
- Common regulations for 5000 participating teams in the world.
- A regional competition.
- An international championship.
Why is it unique?
- Young people learn with experts.
- This is the only hobby where all participants can become professionals.
- This is a concrete challenge that links with business reality.
- Participating causes an adrenaline rush and an unusual enthusiasm.
- It is a “coopetition” where each participant applies the “Gracious Professionalism”.
- The challenge is a surprise every year.
THIS YEAR CHALLENGE
Every year for six weeks, young people accompanied by mentors must design, build, program and test a functional robot able to perform in a unique challenge. The 2018 challenge “FIRST POWER UP” is mobilizing a team of young passionate people and many experienced mentors enthusiasts about robotics. This project enables young people to acquire technic and professional knowledge.