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Photo album 2003.03.29
F.I.R.S.T. Robotics Competition Regionals at NorthWestern University.
Dozens of corporate sponsored College and High School engineering teams compete in a sport-like challenge. Presented by FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), a non-profit organization, since 1992. Editors single favorite event of the year; seeding ground for the future of American engineers. This year featured new autonomous operation portions.
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Robotics Competition (click to zoom)
Robotics Competition
Some connections with Segway.

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Robotics Competition
Team members.

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Robotics Competition
Team members.

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Robotics Competition
T3 Team members.

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Robotics Competition
T3 Team members.

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Robotics Competition
Team members with robot.

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Robotics Competition
Robo-Dawg team members with robot.

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Robotics Competition
Robo-Dawg robot.

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Robotics Competition
Team members with robot.

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Robotics Competition
Team members with robot.

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Robotics Competition
Team members with robot.

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Robotics Competition
Patriotic team stall.

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Robotics Competition
FEDS 201 Robot.

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Robotics Competition
WildStang team stall.

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Robotics Competition
Robot belly.

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Robotics Competition
Robot and boy.

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Robotics Competition
Robot innards.

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Robotics Competition
The ThunderChickens getting ready for their match.

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Robotics Competition
Huskie Brigade.

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Robotics Competition
Match scoring.

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Robotics Competition
Match in progress.

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Robotics Competition
Match in progress.

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Robotics Competition
Running robots.

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Robotics Competition
End of match.

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Robotics Competition
MC, end of match.

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Robotics Competition
Match setup.

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Robotics Competition
Match in progress, four robots.

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Robotics Competition
Start of match.

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Robotics Competition
Match in progress.

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Robotics Competition
End of match.

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Robotics Competition
Start of match.

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Robotics Competition
End of match.

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Robotics Competition
Behind the curtain.

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Robotics Competition
Event staff.

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Robotics Competition
Dance segment.

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Robotics Competition
Dance segment, Y.M.C.A.

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Robotics Competition
Dance segment, Y.M.C.A.

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Robotics Competition
Dance segment, Macarena.

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Robotics Competition
Dance segment, Macarena.

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Robotics Competition
Racks of medals, bin of cold pop, and child.

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Robotics Competition
Judges. Award ceremony begins.

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Robotics Competition
Medals and trophies.

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Robotics Competition
Sportsmanship, BBS and Pirates.

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Robotics Competition
Team with trophy.

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Robotics Competition
Francis W. Parker (my Alma Mater) team with trophy for best rookies.

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Robotics Competition
Regional finalists. Big picture.

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Robotics Competition
Diane, Mom of a ThunderChicken, enjoys the pits with her other children Alyssa and James.

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Robotics Competition
Chairman of Motorola.

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Robotics Competition
Decorated shipping containers.

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Robotics Competition
Decorated shipping containers.

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Robotics Competition
Decorated shipping containers.