Twitter/2996

FIRST Outreach

 

 

Cougars Gone Wired does much to help FIRST programs thrive in the community. There are many robotics activities the team participates in, including:

 

Sea Perch

 

Sea Perch

 

Sea Perch is an underwater robotics event where students are provided with a kit of parts to build a “Remotely Operated Vehicle” and they compete to complete an obstacle course underwater. Cougars Gone Wired hosted the event in our school’s cafeteria and pool. We assist those in need in assembling their robot, keep time during the competition, and untangle robots caught in the obstacles.

 

(2012-2016)

 

Southern Colorado FLL Regionals

 

Southern Colorado FLL Qualifier

 

Team members have volunteered for several years in the past at the Southern Colorado FLL Regional, filling various jobs. This past year, the event was hosted by another FIRST Robotics Competition team, our friends at Team 662.

 

(2012-2016)

 

The Colorado State Pre-Ship Scrimmage

 

Scrimmage 2016

 

For the past four years, Cougars Gone Wired has had the honor of hosting the Colorado Pre-Ship Scrimmage. We build a new practice field each year and set up in the Coronado gym so that teams from all over Colorado, and even from other states, can practice for competition.

 

(2012-2016)

 

Jr. FLL

 

jr.fll

 

The Cougars mentored three Jr. FLL teams this year, based out of Howbert Elementary. Team members traveled to Howbert once a week to mentor the teams in preparation for the Jr. FLL showcase at Coronado.

 

(2012-2016)

 

The Jr.FLL Showcase

 

Jr. FLL Showcase

 

As with previous years, Cougars Gone Wired hosted the annual Southern Colorado Jr. FLL Showcase. We provided food, snacks, and the awards, and our mentors served as judges for the event. Team members supervised the children and presented our team’s robot to the kids.

 

(2012-2016)

© Copyright 2017 Cougars Gone Wired. All Rights Reserved.
FIRST and FRC are registered trademarks of United States Foundation for Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, 200 Bedford Street Manchester New Hampshire 03101.