9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Lenoir Rhyne University (Shuford Gym)
625 7th Ave NE
Hickory, NC 28601
On Saturday, April 12th 2014 40 robotics teams from Gaston, Lincoln, Cleveland, Burke, McDowell, Union, Rutherford Counties as well as Hickory City Schools, Newton City Schools, and Charlotte Mecklenburg School will participate in the Western North Carolina Robotic Championship.
The teams of fourth through eighth grade students have worked the past 7 months to design, build and program custom robots for tournament. The students will have 2 minutes and 30 seconds to score as many points as possible! In addition to the robot runs, the students will also be competing in the areas of research project presentation and team work challenges. The robotics team with the best overall score will be awarded the 2014 Western North Carolina Robotic Champions Trophy.
Come out to Lenoir Rhyne University (Shuford Gym), 625 7th Ave NE, Hickory, NC 28601. Admission is free and open to the public. Robot runs start at 9a.mCost: Free
Contact: Reba Downs
Contact Phone: (828)292-2393
Contact Email: [email protected]