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FIRST Robotics Competition

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This competition combines the excitement of sport with the rigours of science and technology. The Canadian Space Agency will have a kiosk on and .

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Under strict rules, limited time and resources, teams of students are challenged to raise funds, design a team "brand," hone teamwork skills, and build and program industrial-size robots to play a difficult field game against like-minded competitors. It's as close to real-world engineering as a student can get. Volunteer professional mentors lend their time and talents to guide each team. Each season ends with an exciting FIRST World Championship.

For more information, visit Festival – FIRST Robotics Competition.

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