On Saturday 15th October 2016, Andrew, Zac and David went to Southampton university to get briefed on this years task. Our task this year is called Easy as ABC, which from first ideas seems simple but the strategy is where the skill is at. All we have to do is retrieve the cubes from the middle and take them back to the scoring zones.
Scoring is based around a simple principle, each token is worth 1 point. However, depending on which set of cubes you have at the end of the 3 minutes, depends on how many bonus points you have. Bonus points work as follows:
For more information on the competition, rules and specification, please visit the student robotics website