iRoboChakra students won the final at the International Event in Florida USA, where over 400 teams had gathered to test out the skills of the robotics and compete with each other.
The team consisting of 2 Students from Delhi Public School, trained by iRobochakra, made it to the First Prize in the Trial round of JUNIOR BOTTLE SUMO game category and also maintained their position till Semi finals in the same category at the International event at USA.
iRobochakra is a Robotics academy located at Vadakovai, Coimbatore.which is into teaching Robotics to school and college students. iRobochakra is associated with Lawrence technological University, USA for hosting their international competition ROBOFEST in Coimbatore region.
iRobochakra had hosted this prestigious international competition in Coimbatore for the second consecutive year this year on Jan 28th 2017. The contest had over 160 participants from which 5 students had been shortlisted and they travelled to West Florida, USA for participating in Finals, which was held on 1 – 3 June 2017.
Master WILDAN SHAFEEK RAHIMAN and Master NEIL AUGUSTIAN ISAAC both from 7th standard of Delhi Public school, Coimbatore were the winners.
The game involved the two teams to create two different kinds of Robot which has the dimension of 25cmx25cmx25cm (lengthXWidthXHeight) and weighing not more than 1kg. They are placed on two ends of the table, One 2 Litre bottle filled with 1 Litre water is kept at any place along the Horizontal centerline of the table.
Upon start of the game both Robots are switched ON the same time and it would head straight to each other. The clash between the robots is the essence of the game. The robot which pushes the opponent robot or the bottle out of the table first and also retaining its position safely upon the table is declared the winner. The entire game timing is 2 minutes.