Team Netherlands is composed of the youngest students of FIRST Robotics Competition team 5412, Impossible Robotics. This FRC team is the second of only two FRC teams in the Netherlands. Impossible Robotics started as an FLL team in the Food Factor season back in 2011...

(People in the Picture, from left to right: Lina Chen, Atreyam Sharma, Prime Minister Xavier Bettel, Shawn Teusch, Laura Märker, Pit Baum, Yannick Martins Dos Santos, Kimon Leners, Co-Mentor Annabel Schoellen, Mentor Ronny Osweiler) Hello, we are Team Luxembourg and we are very proud to participate...

The team is formed of long time School of Robotics (Robotikos mokykla) students in Vilnius, Lithuania. All three of the teammates have been participating and winning robotics competitions for high school students such as FLL, Robocup Jr, as well as hackathons for students and adult...

Ashlyn: Ashlyn was head girl of her Primary School, Paget Primary, which has an annual science fair which, along with the local Math Olympiad, helped to spark Ashlyn’s love of science and technology.  Ashlyn is a Language Leader, the president of the Eco Club at The...

Our team is comprised of teenagers from different high schools in the provice of Matanzas, Cuba. We were brought two years ago by a member of Canada’s Team Kinetic Knights, who introduced us to this wonderful and exciting world of robotics. This is the first...

Cape Verde is an island country made up of ten islands, in which nine are inhabited with just over half a million inhabitants. The islands were discovered over five hundred years ago by the Portuguese discoverers, having become independent forty-two years ago. A country with few natural...

The Anglo-Chinese School (Independent) Robotics Club is a school-based club with members ranging from Secondary 1 (Grade 7) to Pre-U 2 (Grade 12). We take in members in Secondary One who may or may not have robotics experience. Through learning on the job in preparing...

7+1 is not eight, it is the sound of productivity -- the hours in a working day. The amount of perspiration required to deliver success. I say it is one short the number of tribes in Zambia. 7+1 is simply not enough that is why...

Team Barbados is led by Mr Matthew Douglas, an Electronics and Electrical Technology Teacher with 20 years professional experience at the secondary level. Passionate and dedicated to the teaching profession, Mr Douglas constantly encourages his students to soar beyond the boundaries. He has mentored countless...

To our team we welcome any students from any schools, but the most students come to us from Physics and Mathematics Lyceum №30 (Saint-Petersburg). We meet in the robotic engineering center based on this school. Members of our team change every year. To be chosen to...

SUDAN is one of the most diverse countries in the world, as well as the team that represent it in FIRST GLOBAL. The members of TEAM SUDAN believe that Technology and Science will play the biggest role in solving the real issues that faces their country,...

Kemuel Roberts Kemuel Roberts is currently studying Biology, Maths, and Physics at the Dominica State College (DSC). He enjoys sports, his favorite being football and his favorite team being Manchester United F.C. An interesting fact is that he played for his community football youth academy and...

South Sudan Robotics Team was founded in Feb 2017 by its mentor Kuc Mayur with the support of Samuel Garang Akau of the University of Juba, School of Public Service and Youth empowerment Network South Sudan. Kuc is being assisted in robotics work by an...

Elita Hajrizi Hello, I am Elita Hajrizi. I am a team member and the spokesperson of First Global Team Kosovo. I am 16 years old and a student in "Xhevdet Doda" High School. I have always been really interested in STEM areas,which is why I chose to...

We are Team Asia of Oman. Our team consists of a mentor and four students from grades 10 and 11 from different schools across the Oman. The team members were selected through mechanical engineering tests, some software and interviews. The team members always get high...

Tomas, Jakub and Ondra are students of DELTA, school of informatics and economy in Pardubice. There is a robotic course led by Mgr. Pavel Kycl is a teacher from Gymnazium Dašická. When Tomas and Jakub visited this course for the first time, they knew nothing....

FIRST global team Botswana is made up of 5 students and 2 Mentors. The Mentors are Mrs Gaone Karabo who works as a Senior Teacher of Computer Studies in Kagiso Senior Secondary School in Ramotswa, which is a small village just outside the capital city Gaborone.Mr....

My name is Itumeleng Maboiketlo Khalala and I am science secondary  school teacher and I work at Pulane High school. I graduated in 2009 at Lesotho college of education and am furthering my studies with the university of South Africa in Pretoria part time. I am...

We are team Solomon Islands and proud to represent out school Woodford International School and the Island Nation in South Pacific Ocean. We are a very young team that assembled about 8 weeks ago. We come with basic exposure to Robotics that came by because...

My name is Moumouni Mounkaila Souley, and I am the mentor of Team Niger.  I have a Bachelor’s in Computer Engineering from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Nigeria (LAUTECH). I work at the Ministry of Agriculture’s Department of Statistics, and I teach courses such as...

The Gabon team has just been created at the Jean Fidèle OTANDO technical high school in Port-Gentil after the announcement of the major global challenge (First Global) on 10 April 2017 by the senior administrative officials of the technical and vocational education of our country. It...

We are Istak Lyceum - International School Robotics Team from Baku, Azerbaijan. It will be great robotics experience for us to participate in First Global and also we look forward to make a new friendship network  in this amazing tournament. Our team participated in different robotics...

Team Suriname is very excited and delighted to be part of the FIRST Global Challenge (H2O Flow) Games 2017. For each team member, this will be the first time participating in a robotics competition outside of what is known to be the greenest country on...

TEAM GUYANA  The Co-operative Republic of Guyana, also more commonly known as “Guyana”, is a small country located on Northern South America. Despite its location on South America, the country has strong Caribbean roots, and therefore has a rich Caribbean culture. It is also the only...

Situated near the Black sea and Caucasus mountains Georgia is a place where one can ski and take dive into worm sea waters in matter of hours. In different regions of Georgia you will find diverse delicious food, quality wine and different temperaments, but one...

We are the robotics team known as Mish-Mash 12016. We operate as part of the Jusidman Science Center for Youth, in the Ben Gurion University of the Negev. Our team is represented by two girls and five boys, from separate schools and different ages that...

Greetings from Team Brunei Darussalam.  We are a 7 member team, consisting of 6 girls and 1 boy from private and government schools and higher education institute. We are very excited to be a part of this unique global initiative to promote STEM education.  Thus far,...

We are Team Guatemala, we have seven official team members, but below are all of those who have contributed to our team: Andrea Mariel Taqué De León is 16 years old and will turn 17 in July 17th. She is the older sibling, she has a...

What is FIRST for us, who are we, what we want to achieve and how do we do it? There are six of us, young and extremely ambitious students from various secondary schools in Kraśnik district, Poland supported by one Polish born student from the USA. We came...

Mbarete Guarani (Powerful Guarani Team) Coming from the Traditional Guarani nation, Team Paraguay is composed of 7 members, which they are 5 talented Students (Maximiliano Alejandro Vuyk Gonzalez, Sebastian Santacruz Viñales, Alejandro José Molinas Vega,Eliana Montserrat Gonzalez Lopez, José Zeizig)  and 2 Profesional Mentors (José Cayetano...

We are team Saint Lucia comprising of students Reshul Narhari, Keeghan Patrick and Shergaun Roserie from the Division of Arts, Sciences and General Studies of the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College (SALCC), guided by our coach, Mr. Loewenvell Polius. Reshul (17), who won the National Award...

We are Team Trinidad and Tobago. Our team has two mentors, Shastri Ram and Daniel Ramsook. The competitors in our team are Fahad Hosein, Josef Gonsalez and Avidesh Marajh. Team Trinidad and Tobago is being represented by the students of Presentation College, Chaguanas, the premier...

Team Bahamas is comprised of high school students from Saint Augustine’s College in Nassau, The Bahamas. These students are members of the school’s Computer Science club, Google CS First facilitated by the team’s mentor, Dauran McNeil. The Bahamas is an archipelago comprising of 700 islands and cays...

We are team South America and we are proud to represent so many cultures, countries and people. Being from Perú helps us to understand how enriched we are by the diversity we have and gives us a unique way to see the world. The team combines the...

Our team was brought together by their love of coding and robotics. All our team members are active member of the school’s coding and robotics clubs. As a team, the students have not participated in any robotics competitions before. As a school, we have sent teams to participate in the following...

The Maltese team will be represented by Clive Tonna, Andrea Abela and Patrick Brejza mentored by Conrad Vassallo from the ICT Institute of the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology, MCAST.  The team consists of top ICT students, all of whom are eager to apply the knowledge learned from MCAST...

The team Slovenia is an example of cooperation between Zavod 404 and the Upper Secondary School Vegova Ljubljana. The mentors are Rok Capuder (Physics), Aleš Volčini (Informatics) and Vida Vidmar (English). The team members are: Mark Breznik, Gašper Hribar, David Kraševec, Luka Maček, Jernej Macarol...

Team Canada is represented by 7 students and 1 mentor from FIRST Robotics Competition Team Evolution 2626. We hail from the simple city of Sherbrooke in Francophone, Canada. We have a burning passion for problem-solving and bridge-building and are impatiently awaiting these first FIRST Global...

We are so excited to become a part of your big family. Our team is very young yet, because in Moldova robotics is not so developed. Three years ago, thanks to United States Agency for International Development, the LEGO Mindstorms classes started in schools of...

Hi Everyone, Greetings from Ireland. To introduce ourselves: We are four students from Confey College, Leixlip in county Kildare. Confey is a mixed secondary school catering for 756 students studying 30 different subject areas. Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) subjects are very popular with all students...

This is the first time that our team participates in a robotics competition , we actually met each other thanks to this competition. We trust each other with our different capabilities, when someone has an idea, we deliberate about it and we don’t reject them. It’s not...

Vanuatu lacks information communication technology training to empower girls ages 11-15 to use technology to become leaders in the ICT field. In November 2014, a committee comprised of public and private partnerships was formed to create the first annual five day SMART Sistas ICT Camp for...

We are Mathis (13), Antoine (16) and Quentin (17), the three students of the team. We are good friends, united by our interest in technologies. We began separately by learning to code (scratch, python, arduino, etc...

We are a team of 7 creative students, gathered by one common hobby - robotics. And we are honored to represent Belarus at the FIRST Global Challenge 2017 in Washington. All members of our team are enthusiastic and active persons, who are very excited to take part in such an incredible and...

We are the team from Venezuela from one of the most wonderful of countries.  We are known known for some of the most attractive of climates with people who are gracious with everyone. When we talk about opportunities and being strong, we are talking about both Venezuelans here at home and...

Team Albania is comprised of several students from many schools in the capital city, and surrounding cities Elbasan, Shijak and Durres. It’s members are Julian Grori (Student) from Technical Electrical School “Gjergj Canco”, Marko Berberi (Student) from “Sami Frasheri” High School, Donaldo Biba (Student) from...

PATRICIO VICTOR ESTERA, electrical engineer, lecturer of automatic control modules at the INSTITUTO INDUSTRIAL DE MAPUTO, 48 years old, passionate about the areas of instrumentation and automation, so he was chosen to become a mentor of the Mozambican team that will participate in the first...

As part of the celebrations of the 10th anniversary of the American Corner program in the Limón Public Library, Major Benjamin Thomas Lynch, a joint effort with the U.S. Embassy in Costa Rica, a group of youth people from different universities and high schools of...

Team Denmark consist of four students from Teknisk Gymnasium Silkeborg, and all four students study Science at Teknisk Gymnasium Silkeborg. Esben has just graduated and the rest (Rasmus, Christian and Michael is entering their senior year at Teknisk Gymnasium Silkeborg. It is their first time...

Hey everyone! It’s TEAM ST. KITTS and NEVIS, participating in our first ever experience with FIRST Global Robotic Challenge. Don’t count us out though because we are a set of determined, persistent and hardworking youth. In our country, we have an up and coming robotics program that...

From ITT “M. Buonarroti”, Trento, Italy. We are all enthusiastic and honored to be part of this prestigious global challenge. We are six students at a technical high school with different skills and backgrounds: Marco (18) and Gabriele (17) are in the fourth year with a...

As a Small Island Developing State, the Federated States of Micronesia are going to be among the first to need to adapt to the impending effects of global climate change. Team Micronesia was thrilled to be invited to participate in the 2017 FIRST Global Challenge...

Team Turkmenistan is made from three students, Ahmet, Erkin and Muhammetnur. Their mentor is Berdimyrat Yazhanov. Ahmet is just 15 years old. He is the youngest. He had been coding for 3 years. Erkin is the physics student. He had been solving physics problems for...

We are the Fazekas RoboTeam at Fazekas Mihály Gimnázium in Budapest, Hungary. The team is active since 2003. We participated in many national and international competitions and collected lots of awards and appreciation. It's a great honour for us, that this year we can participate at the...

The members of Argentina's national team are members of the Educabot robotics team. For us it is an honor to be able to participate in this competition and share our passion for robotics with teams from all over the world. Although we have experience in robotics, the...

From end of the world to the new start; North America has always been the land full of dreams, promises, and thriving people; welcome to “The New World”. We are excited to be part of the inaugural FIRST Global Challenge. Rumor has it that ”Two heads...

We're team Africa we're from Morocco Casablanca. We are from school Le cedre. We're full of energy and we all had a great experience working on this robot hopping it will make Morocco proud of us this is who we are...

Joseph Berwith François Completed his high school at “Institution Nouvelle Source. After a brilliant course at “Ecole Supérieure d'Infotronique d'Haïti (ESIH)”, where he graduated with a Master's degree in Networks and Telecommunications, he was awarded a scholarship from the “Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie (AUF)”...

We are proud and excited to be representing the continent of Oceania at the inaugural FIRST Global competition. Our team is made up of six Year 11 students and two mentors from FTC Team 10247, the Trinity BaCoNeers.   We live in South Australia, the driest state in...

We are a college robotics team from Collyer's, a Sixth Form in the South of England. Every year, our college robotics team competes in Student Robotics, a robotics competition for colleges around the country (and a few from Europe). This year we came third, the best result our team has...

Nestled between the waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the southeastern Caribbean Sea is ‘The Spice of the Caribbean’, Grenada, Carriacou, Petite Martinique. Branded for its spices, beaches, warm people and untouched natural beauty, Grenada is quaint and rich in history, culture and tradition. Like the...

Young Leaders Academy team from Alexandria, Egypt is honored to be a part of the first “First Global Challenge”. Our team consists of 4 members: Amany, Youmna, Mohannad & Mohamed, our ages range from 15-16 years old. Amany & Mohamed are grade 10 students, while Yomna...

We are happy to be participating in The First Global competition! Our team is made of 5 students and 1 mentor. Most of our members haven’t seen each other until this competition but we all have the same passion of solving problems, building robots and...

The Republic children engineering-technical academy “Altyn tujun” is a unique state institution for out of school additional education. It is the center of children’s technical creation and new educational technologies in Kyrgyz Republic. In the clubs of the Academy children are busy not only with engineering,...

Hi, we are Team Japan! We are party of 6 boys and 1 girl. We've been together participating in FLL for several years. We're the students learning robotics at after school class called Crefus. It's our dream that one day the technology that we are learning will...

Kyaw Za Zaw I am a fresh graduate of a private high school in Yangon who is interested in all things tech. I am currently learning coding and am very passionate about solving problems and making things. I spend most of my time following on the...

I'm Badr Alhabsy, Head of Innovation and Scientific Olympiad Department at the Ministry of Education. Also I'm the team's leader and I have one coach who communicates with the team, because the students are deaf and he is their teacher, and he is a sciences...

Karmen Kidess: I’m 16 years old, and I’m a student at SJS school. Making something out of nothing is my game. I've always loved to make my own stuff and my own DIYs. I often spend my free time exploring the world of technology, and...

The team is conformed by students from the "José Alonso y Trelles" high school, located in Tala, a small town in Uruguay. The students have been trained by Plan Ceibal in key competences such as robot assembly from technological waste, 3D design, modeling and printing, construction...

"We're fascinated with robots because they are reflections of ourselves." – Ken Goldberg Why robots? Because robotics is the future, if we all put our minds together then we can create a robot that at least on a theoretical level can solve a problem that is affecting...

The Dominican Republic Robotics team is founded in the passion for STEM and dedicated to encourage young Dominican minds into thinking critically and the benefits of the proper use of technology and how it is possible to have fun and learn at the same time. The...

Team Ivory Coast has 7 seasoned representatives coming from similar backgrounds. Ivory coast is a very dynamic country in West Africa where everyone is welcomed to grow and share opportunities. Families live happy with each other with no quarrels or conflicts between tribes, and the...

We are a group of 13- to 16-year-old students from Acahualinca, a community surrounding the Managua city dump in Nicaragua. For the past five years, we have benefitted from quality education at Fabretto’s Education Center, “San Francisco.” Through Fabretto, we have received free technical training,...

The Democratic Republic of Congo. A country located at the center of Africa, covered by flora and fauna where the people live a decent and beautiful life. This country borders a majestic river and is full of gigantic minerals. A colorful country with enormous cultural and artistic...

We are TILT, and we’ll represent Brazil on this opening FIRST Global Challenge. This year on Washington-DC we’ll go with four participants, and they are (left to right): Luiz Gabriel (16), captain and programmer, Sofia (14), builder, Nathan (15), programmer, and João Victor (16), spokesperson and...

Team Norway consists of seven students from local upper secondary schools, Thora Storm, Ole Vig and Strinda. Everyone on the team is between 17 and 18 and our mentor Ole Einar is also 19 years old which makes him one of the youngest mentor in...

Togo is a small country in West Africa with capital Lome. High School education here is such that students are introduced to electronics, robotics and architecture to prepare them to be future engineers. We are passionate about STEM and we believe it will open doors...

We are Robo Teens from Nigeria! We are a team of robot enthusiasts, consisting of four boys, three girls ages 15-18, and three coaches. Our team inspiration is based on our goal to make our country great and to better understand the advantages of collaboration...

Team Sweden is made up of nine students from six different schools all around Stockholm, Sweden. Our participants are Victor, Christina, Gustaf, Sophia, Daniel, Mareme, Hugo, Ebba and Axel, with mentor Nina. The team was selected based on their engagement in a training program to become...

Mahmoud Javombo – Team Mentor Mahmoud Javombo is the Program Director, Innovate Salone. Innovate Salone is Global Minimum Inc. flagship program in Sierra Leone that empowers young people by helping them realize their creative potentials using the Innovation Challenge platform. Mahmoud holds a BA degree from the...

We are from the city of David ,Province of Chiriqui, Republic of Panama; our robotics club belongs to the I.P.T Arnulfo Arias High School. The Club was created ten years ago. Our club has participated in many national and international robotic events. Now, we are...

Team Malawi comprises highly motivated five boys and 3 girls, some of whom are in high school while others are in their first year of college. The team has interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Nyasha Mpinda is a grade 10 student in high school....

Namaste! From Team India!!!  We are Team India – we represent diversity, equality and resilience! We have given the world ahimsa, yoga and chess. Team India is represented by 7 enthusiastic and spirited teenagers and an energetic mentor from the bustling metropolis of Mumbai. Collectively our Team has...

The National Learning Service SENA was born in 1957 as a pillar for the professional training of all Colombians. At present, it leads the SENNOVA Technological Development and Innovation Research System, programs such as TecnoAcademia, which allows young people from vulnerable areas who are attending...

Founded in 2014 by Janet Fofang , Engineering  teacher,  co- founder of Tassah Academy,  WeTech Africa Leadership council member, TechWomen Alumnae, 2016 winner of the Richard Newton ABIE Educator Award. STEM Clubs have made partnerships with 8 schools to form after school programs for hands...

Team Austria consists of three students from the HTL Weiz, which is an engineering-focused secondary school. There, they are enrolled in the electrical engineering program. Jeremia, Jakob, and Wolfgang started working in the field of robotics when they first met in the beginning of school year 2016/17. Together, they...

Viet Nam Robotics Team 2017 consists of 7 members and 1 mentor, who are core members of the FPT high school robotics club. Established at the end of November, 2016 with 15 members, until the beginning of January, 2017 the club now features 25 students,...

Team RukuBot comes from the land of Himalayas in Nepal. It is a team of six students from two nearby high schools in a rural community called Pharping, which is roughly 15 miles south of the capital city, Kathmandu. First Global is the first time...

Team Iceland students all come from the same school "Tækniskólinn Reykjavík" we have never taken part in a competition in robotics but in many occasions my students have shown there robots and programming skills at IT seminars in Reykjavik. Teakniskolinn Reykjavik is the only school that has robotics as a part of there curriculum, that...

Hello, we are Team Hong Kong! A group of 4 young men, all come from the same school, King’s College, a male school with a long history. Some of us have been participated in many kinds of robotic competitions, while some of us are novices in...

From left to right: Kyösti Blinnikka (team mentor), Théo Friberg, Laura Saarhelo, Simo Naatula   Team Finland consists of three students of Olari High School, which is specialising mathematics and sciences. Olari High School is situated in Espoo, the second largest city in Finland after the country's capital...

We are team China. This is a team full of various personalities and characteristics. Seven teenagers from different schools in different ages come together and work as a single team. Some of us haven’t seen each other until this cooperation. Most of our team members are...

Team Burkina Faso is comprised of 2 travelling students and 1 mentor. The mentor is Mamadou SANGARE, professor of electronics and industrial informatics. Mamadou has been teaching electronics at Aube Nouvelle University since 2004. SAWADOGO T. Boris Martial (Team Captain), is a student in network technology...

A Kingdom that has a total area of 765 square kilometers (295 square miles) making it the third smallest nation in Asia after the Maldives and Singapore.   In 2011, the school ventured in the field of robotics and ever since we have assembled a strong team to compete in Worldwide competitions. Since then,...

They are a group of Syrian refugee youth from 16 to 19 years old who never gave up hope and ambition despite the difficult circumstances they faced after fleeing to Lebanon. Some of them were able to continue their education at the Lebanese schools, while others are still...

Talented Youth Academy (TYA) was established in 2012under license No 57 of ministry of technical education and vocational training. We are specialized in exploring talented students in different fields. TYA consists of six departments in different fields of skills that care gifted students. These six departments...

The team is long-term fan and participant of robot creation and challenges. We are inspired by doing inventive and useful things with robots, being on the today’s edge of technologies. Knowledge and experience we get from robotics significantly improve our ability for the future challenges. It...

Senegal is a mix of the new and the old.  While the capital city, Dakar, has many modern conveniences, it is also plagued by poverty and contamination.  The country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) per capital is right in the middle of African nations; at $945...

The strength of any strong state is its students. Students can turn the situation of that country, when we talk about Pakistan this statement becomes more powerful because students contribute their part in the success and development of this nation. Students are national treasures in Pakistan...

Tech Impact Roboticx4004 is a Libyan high school aged team, that consists of highly motivated, and passion-driven tech individuals with extraordinary practical skills, we are diverse and experienced team, led by Tech Impact founder Kusai Fteita, our team have such an abundant amount of support...

This unique is team from Pleebo City, Maryland County, Liberia, West Africa. The team represents Liberia and is comprised of students from five major schools from Pleebo Sodoken District, namely: Pleebo High School, St. Francis High School, Central Site High School, Jasper Grant Methodist High...

Princess Rahma team aims at exploring new exciting technology, enhancing our critical thinking skills, and experiencing the field of robotics by participating in prestigious global competitions. Unlike many other teams, our team has many challenges as we are a public school in Jordan with very...

Team Hungary -- DLSBrainstorms_roboteam „Do extra-terrestrials exist?” – the Nobel Prize winning Italian nuclear physicist, Enrico Fermi, was once asked. „Of course” – Fermi answered – „They are among us, but they call themselves Hungarians." Our Hungarian-English Dual Language School (DLSB) in Balatonalmádi provides students with an...

We are six technology-interested and open-minded students who will represent Germany at the FIRST Global Challenge 2017 in Washington. Our school, the Königin-Katharina-Stift, is located in Stuttgart, a city in the south-west of Germany famous for its mechanical industry. Our experiences with robotics date back to...

Robotics in Cyprus is a fairly new area but it is quickly increasing in popularity with younger generations. In 2015, a team of 10 students was assembled to introduce robotics to them. After one year of training using the LEGO MINDSTORMS platform the students formed...

We are the team of Uzbekistan, a country in the Central Asia famous for being on the Ancient Silk Road, but also for the current promising young generation. We are here to show our creativity and problem solving skills by using technology. FIRST Global is a...

Team USA loves meeting and working with other teams from around the world, and we are so excited to be a part of the inaugural FIRST Global competition! Our team is made of two members from Schrödinger’s Hat, a high-school robotics team from Everett, Washington,...

The team is from Emirati students are coming from different schools/states (some of them have to drive 2 hours to reach the center). They gather every Saturday at the Sheikh Hamdan Foundation to enjoy STEM and prepare for the FLL championship. The boys and girls are passionate about...

We are Urfa STEM Team from Şanlıurfa, Turkey who feel honored to be part of the FIRST Global in Washington. We’re driven by the idea that the best product is born from the best cooperation. We will be racing in FIRST Global to cooperate with...

We come from Chinese Taipei, a beautiful island in Pacific Ocean. We’re all senior high school students. Some of us like music. Some of us like dancing. But all of us like robots very much. We are very happy to have this opportunity to join...

Team Mighty Minds is a team of young kids that come from various backgrounds. They are all passionate about robotics. They have adopted the following approach to challenges; “We only see the objective, the obstacle must give way”. These kids have participated in various robotics...

Seychelles is considered to be one of the youngest and smallest nations on the planet. This beautiful island state is found 4 degrees south of the equator and enjoys a tropical climate. Our school Beau-Vallon Secondary is located on the North Western Coast of the main...

The Portuguese team is made up of four students who know each other and work enthusiastically together for a long time. They come from the best school in the whole world, Agrupamento de Escolas Dr. Serafim in S. João da Madeira, Portugal! Rúben (17) and Rui...

There is one aspect that would define today’s Malaysian youths; their affinity among one another. Transcending the difference brought upon the diverse mix of race and cultures from the country’s history, they practically thrive off the unique benefits that each culture brings. The youths are...

This year, Madagascar is making history by participating for the very first time ever at the FIRST Global Challenge in Washington DC, this coming July. This young team of one supergirl and five guys has strong backgrounds in computer science, telecom and electronics. Like most Malagasy...

The Al ru'ya Robotics Team was established on November 2006. There are 6 team members. Al u'ya robotics team participated in Botball competitions for 11 continuous years and FLL competition one time. The team won the first place in the Botball competition a few times. They...

The Innovate Kenya Robotics team comprises David, Sam, Baraka and Lewis. All of the team members are rock star problem solvers as they are recent winners of the National Innovation Challenge here in Kenya where youth compete to come up with the most innovative ideas...

The Iraqi team consists of Nawres Arif, Hussein Hussein, Yassir Bassel, Mohammed Al-Shati, Ali Al-Behadili, and Mohammed Al-Battat Nawres is the design and electronics mentor of the team. After graduating with a bachelor degree in pharmacy, Nawres left his academic path and founded the Science Camp-the...

Robotics is fascinating as well as challenging subject to Technonatura students. Beginning in 2005, the school bought a number of Fischer Technic Robotic kits for its students to learn assembling and programming robots. After that, we entered the local competition. In 2008 and 2009, TechnoNatura’s...

The remote town of Camasca, Intibuca, on the dry corridor of Honduras, Central America is the last place anyone would expect to find a First Global Robotics team. Here, water runs every other day for an hour, if it runs at all. Here, electricity, when...

Equatorial Guinea is a beautiful and fast developing island in Central Africa with a diverse culture. Among other institutions in the country is the Nigeria Equatorial Guinea International School (NEGIS), which is an establishment composed of students with very sociable character. They are also easily...

Team Cambodia comes from two public high school in Siem Reap Province, both sponsored by the organization Caring for Cambodia (CFC). There are 4 girls and 2 boys who are all studying in Grade 11. We are so happy to have the opportunity to join...

The core of this team that unites its members and motivates them to overcome challenges and win is their home country: Bangladesh. As a developing country, Bangladesh has improved in many sectors. One of them is technology. Through software, hardware, electronics and robotics, Bangladesh is...

Armenia’s team is represented by students from the TUMO Center for Creative Technologies. TUMO is a free of charge after-school program for students ages 12-18. The TUMO program teaches students the latest in both the tech and art fields. Teens can learn from a range of...

We are the first robotic team with The Digital Citizen Fund (DCF) based in Herat, Afghanistan. DCF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization created to empower youth and young women in developing countries to gain access to technology and obtain the necessary skills to succeed in...

Team Zimbabwe is comprised of energetic, enthusiastic and highly creative young achievers. These boys and girls have one thing in common: a passion to build and create. They are driven by a desire to change the world in their own little but impactful way. From...

Makerere University is the most dominant university in Uganda and one of the best institutions of higher learning in Africa. Since 2011, the University has been organizing the Science and Technology Challenge (STIC) in high schools throughout the Uganda. Each year the schools identify students...

We are seven motivated Tunisian guys who dream of making change in our country. We feel so lucky to find such mentors who motivate us all the time to be the best for Tunisia and share the same passion with us. We are so proud...

Tanzania is the 13th largest country in Africa, the country is located in the Eastern Africa within the African great lakes (Lake Victoria and Tanganyika). The country is well known of having more tourist attraction, three of them being among the seven wonders of the...

The RoboCaspers, from Spain, is a team of four teenagers fascinated with robotics and new technologies. Since 2012, we have invested part of our spare time participating in robotics competitions. Our experience as a team led us to travel around Spain and to participate at WRO...

Each and every member of Team Korea shares a passion for robotics: the entire process of designing, engineering, and assembling smart robots to achieve challenging tasks and problems excites us to no end. Not surprisingly, our members include presidents of school engineering and math clubs,...

The Slovak team consists solely of highly determined hard-working students of Galileo School, Bratislava. They are ready to combine their great interest for robotics with quick learning skills and dedication to improve for Robotic Games. The team members are: Viliam, two Martins, Andrej, Branislav, Lukáš,...

We are Team Serbia! We feel very fortunate to have this opportunity and thank FIRST Global for it. Our true mission is to teach the students skills such as communication, machinery, programming, safety, marketing, engineering, and social skills, which will help them in the future....

Team Rwanda is made up of 7 students from seven different schools and one Technical mentor. Régis Aimé RUGERINYANGE        from lycee de Kigali Paola IKIREZI                                    from Excella high...

We are the Legionaires The Legionaires is made up of seven members from different FLL teams from the Philippines. Our members are handpicked from a pool of competent students --- through our diversity we work as one to help each other and compliment one’s weakness with...

We are the team from New Zealand. We are very excited to be participating in the First Global Competition. We are a group of students from the Clendon area in Auckland City. We are all new learners of Robotics and are really looking forward to...

Namibia team members are high school students from the Delta Secondary School, Windhoek. The member names are Anthony Lee, Chauncey Mouton, Nicole Brendell, Marcel Lang, Wilbard Mbenzi, Dorian Hövelmann and Ufuoma Akpokiniovo. Anthony Lee (17) has passion for Mathematics and Physical Science including computer related...

The American School of Tangier’s FIRST Robotics team is composed of students who have never received any formal robotics instruction. In 2013, the IT manager, Aziz Laroussi, who will act as a mentor for the team, first exposed students to robotics. After discovering a small...

We are coming from Montenegro, a country well known for its wild beauty. Middle Electrotehnical Vocational School Vaso Aligrudić is situated in the center of this beautiful country, in the capital city, Podgorica. From this High School, whose principal is Veselin Picuric, 3 great competitors...

From the country that inspired the Mayans to invent the zero, welcomed the western world and mixed its inventions with theirs, and now integrates the new technologies with its own discoveries; Mexico’s robotics team incorporates students from two FIRST robotics teams: Panteras from Mexico City, and...

Mali has the strong ambition to master the technologies of the modern world and to put them to work to improve our country. We are a country with a very deep sense of social solidarity. Each member of our team is coming to FIRST Global...

The Student Technology Club (STC) was first established in October 2014 at Rafik Hariri University in Lebanon to promote student learning and to provide all members with the opportunity to improve their skills in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) by engaging them in contemporary...

Team Latvia is an exciting group of young people based in the town of Piņķi, near the capital city of Rīga. They are brought together by a love for tackling new challenges. Although they are all new to robotics, the team has received guidance from...

We are robotics team from the Faculty of Engineering, National University of Laos. We have totally 6 members attending FIRST Global robotic game in Washington DC this coming July. The games provide us experiences to improve ourselves and it is a pleasure to have opportunity...

We are a team of 7 inspired students who are truly engaged in technology and robotics. Today, robotics is developing at an incredible rate and will surely change the world. For us, we are not only interested to design, build, and program robots, but also...

Jamaica's FIRST Global Championship team is still being formed. It will be comprised of students from 4 secondary schools located in Kingston, the country's capital. The schools are Immaculate Conception High School, Kingston College, St George's College and Jamaica College. (JC). The main organizer and sponsor...

The RoboSpecialists are an award-winning robotics club, based at the city of Xanthi in Greece. Established in 2012, our club has grown from a handful of students whose dream was to learn how to build robots and program their movements. As the years went by,...

We are group of high school girls from diverse backgrounds with a common goal, to lead the future. We are the next generation of tech entrepreneurs, engineers, scientists and mathematicians who will change the world. We believe science, technology, engineering and mathematics are the building...

The Ethiopian team for the FIRST GLOBAL Robotic Olympics game held in Washington, DC has been assembled mainly because of the dedication the selected contenders have exuded all of their lives, coupled with such an amazing opportunity to present the world of their undeniable potential....

The Estonian Robotics team was formed in 2011. We initially began with LEGO robots, FLL competitions, Robotex (the largest robotics competition in Estonia). A few years after we started, we went to Robot Challenge in Vienna (one of the largest robotics competitions in Europe) with...

The Robota High School team was born last year with the participation of Robota in FIRST Robotic Competition, FRC. We started to prepare our students in different groups, choosing them by the abilities they have to be part of the electrical, mechanics and programming portions. This...

Greetings from Croatia! We are a small team of 2 boys (Leon and Matej) and 1 girl (Ema) and we’ve just recently entered the world of national competitions. We are students of high schools which specialize in mechanics, electronics, programming and mathematics. Our dream is to learn...

The Team Chile for the FIRST Robotics Olympics brings together high school students from various schools and backgrounds – all of us driven by passion for technology and robotics. Our team’s vision is to support the development of education, especially STEAM education, throughout the country...

The team from Burundi is composed of students selected from different schools of Bujumbura and one mentor.  The team from Burundi is very strong due to its way of selection whereby we chose the best students from the best schools.    The students are motivated to win...

We are the Bulgarian team - Rada, Niki Stanchev, Niki Sotirov, Pepi and Zaki. Rada is a 16-year-old girl who is studying in the French Language School. She is fluent in French and also she is very good at anything she starts. Niki Stanchev is a...

Stela Ugrinčić: I enjoy spending my free time with friends and family, without our smartphones and social networks. I like reading books, especially novels and I like music. I've been playing flute for 9 years and I think that music is the best way to express your emotions...

We are from Sucre - Bolivia and We are passionate about robotics. All of us are learning robotics since 2014. The members of our team won the Bolivian Olympics of Robotics in 2016 and the Bolivian Computer Science Olympics in 2015. Our team has been honored...

We are the Team Benin. Representing our country at FIRST Robotics competition is an exciting experience for us. We are so excited to discover how to put robots parts together and discover how robots work. We are inspired to collaborate with other teams who will...

The QLA Pineapples (Team Australia) are both an FTC and a FRC team based in Brisbane Australia. We are students from 2 large Lutheran Schools, St Peter’s Lutheran College and Grace Lutheran College but we come together around our love for Robotics and all things...

The Algerian Robotics Team is excited to participate for the very first time in a worldwide robotics competition. Primarily composed of high school students, our team hails from across Algeria. We began our robotics journey with Lego Robotics workshops at the Algiers STEAM Center and...

We are a team of Peruvian students who come from “Domingo Savio School” in Arequipa. We share the same special passion for robotics and computers, and through this hobby we can express our creativity in a ludic way. We only have seven official team members traveling...