Supertronix 5910

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.

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.
  • Awards.
  • 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.


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 2017 challenge is “STEAMworks” 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.


Transmission (10 000 $)

Engrenage (1 000 $)

Roue (500 $)

Don (moins de 500 $)