Farmington Robotics has three Platinum Sponsors: UTC Otis Elevator, ebm-papst Inc., and UTC Sikorsky.
Other sponsors are Parker Hannifin, Farmington Public Schools, Gaston J Frechette, and Fabtron Precision Fabrications
FIRST is an organization founded by inventor Dean Kamen in 1989 in order to develop ways to inspire students in engineering and technology fields. The organization is the foundation for the FIRST Robotics Competition, FIRST LEGO League, Junior FIRST Lego League, and FIRST Tech Challenge competitions.
To read more about FIRST, view the full web page about what FIRST is all about.
2013 FRC Game
This year's FRC game is ULTIMATE ASCENT. Teams compete in alliances of three to score as many frisbees into their goals as they can during a 2 minute and 30 second match
To read more about this year's game, as well as past FRC games, view the competition history page.
Click the link below to see more information about past year's FRC game, and Team 178's robots.
Click the link below to read about our team and how we work together to get things done, whether is is building the robot, preparing for community outreach or fundraising events, or just keeping things in order.