Archive for July, 2016

Our First Post-Season Competition Ever!

Posted by Lori Dale On July 26, 2016 Comments Off

The Gearheads are very excited about participating for the first time ever in a post-season event, this Friday and Saturday, (July 29 and 30) at the Gitchee Gumee Get Together.  We will have the opportunity to "rub shoulders" with some teams that we have not met before. Many of these teams are among the best in the  [ Read More ]

The Tale of Sir Antsabot

Posted by Lori Dale On July 19, 2016 Comments Off

One of the things that I like about this years challenge was the fact that there are several tie-ins that teams can make. The Gearheads decided to make a story about our robot. We called it "The Tale of Sir Antsabot". We put it on a "Shield" in our pit at competition.  (It looked really  [ Read More ]

2016 Wrap Video

Posted by Lori Dale On July 12, 2016 Comments Off

With the team being on a little break, it seems like a good time to share the video that I compiled of some of the highlights of the 2015-16 season.  It was a great year and we hope that you enjoy this video Share

St. Joseph Parade

Posted by Lori Dale On July 5, 2016 Comments Off

We  enjoyed our second parade for the year, this one in St. Joseph, MN.  It was fun to get out and show off our robots to area residents.  We heard a great number of people who thought that Candybot was "cool", and other positive remarks. Here are a few pictures from the St. Joe parade: The  [ Read More ]