The Buccaneer Commission has partnered with FIRST in Texas to bring this CITGO sponsored STEM event to Corpus Christi. The Robotics Rodeo will have two simultaneous competitions. $15,000 worth of prizes will be presented!
1. FIRST Lego League Competition (Grades 4th-8th)
Young innovators using skills and imagination to solve problems as a team.
Teams collaborate to design, build, code and test LEGO® MINDSTORMS® robots for autonomous missions on a themed, table-top playing field.
2. FIRST Tech Challenge (Grades 7th-12th)
Guided by adult coaches and mentors, small teams of students will design, build, code and operate Android smartphone-controlled robots to compete on a themed playing field.