The Glenfield College team competed at at Onehunga High School this past Saturday. There were 44 teams attending from as far away as Tauranga. Glenfield’s GCEC 2918 had 3 teams competing. 2918E with Hemant Toora and Matt Steyn 2918G with Joshua Green and Michael Wornham 2918H with Michael Oborn and Henry Croft. In the preliminaries, […]
Glenfield College’s Robotics teams represented us at the Asia Pacific Robotics Competition in the Rotorua Energy Events Centre Monday 4 to Thursday 7 December 2017. There were 200 teams in 6 divisions competing for prizes in VEX EDR robots (metal) VEX IQ (plastic) BDS robots (like K’nex) and Humanoid robots. Glenfield Competed in the VEX […]
Our 5 teams are in good spirits They are at the tail end of of first part of competition. There are 84 teams in their division. 120 teams are in other divisions with different types of robots or different aged students There are 9 counties represented from the Asia and Pacific regions. Our teams are […]
Over the past weekend, 70 teams from across New Zealand competed at Massey University for the honour of being the Champions of New Zealand. The Vex Competition was started in 2006, and the first World Championships were held in 2007; It is now the largest robotic completion in the world with over 30 countries, 15000 […]
Glenfield had 2 teams in the first scrimmage of the new robotics season. This was held at Onehunga High School. This year the game is called “Star Struck” and involves throwing foam stars and big cloth cubes across a 600mm high wall to score points in the 2 minute game period. Our teams were 2918E […]
David Aston and Chris Hambling (NZ Kiwibots) are interviewed by NewstalkZB on their return to NZ last Wednesday afternoon. David gives some likely reasons for why the New Zealand team continues to succeed at the highest levels at the biggest robotics competition in the world.