Author: bIrobot Admin

Our Nickname

Here’s the story behind our nickname.  We wanted something that reflected our home on Beaver Island and the Irish heritage of the island (which is too long a story for here).  We played around with BICS Robots, then Beaver...

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Rookie Build Event in Petoskey

What a trip.  We had trouble with the weather getting off the island.  For a bit, we thought we should try to leave Saturday afternoon because things were looking bad for Sunday morning (our planned travel time).  But, before we...

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Kick-off Event Report

Well, we are off to a true Beaver Island start.  Our plan to attend the FRC kick-off event in Boyne City was thwarted by the weather.  But we made the best of it by gathering in our lab to watch the global launch event together...

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Upcoming Events

Jan
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10:00 am 2020 FRC Season Kickoff @ Beaver Island Community School
2020 FRC Season Kickoff @ Beaver Island Community School
Jan 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
2020 FRC Season Kickoff @ Beaver Island Community School
Join us for a 2020 season kick-off event in the robot lab at BICS.  We’ll watch the kick-off show live streamed for FIRST HQ and then begin work on planning our 2020 robot.  We’ll wrap[...]
Mar
12
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all-day Escanaba District Event Competition @ Escanaba High School
Escanaba District Event Competition @ Escanaba High School
Mar 12 – Mar 14 all-day
Escanaba District Event Competition @ Escanaba High School
Our first District Event of the 2020 season is in Escanaba at the Escanaba High School.  Once we finalize travel arrangements, those details will be posted here.
Mar
26
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all-day Alpena District Event Competition @ Alpena High School
Alpena District Event Competition @ Alpena High School
Mar 26 – Mar 28 all-day
Alpena District Event Competition @ Alpena High School
Our second District Event for 2020 will be at Alpena High School.  Travel information will be posted here as it becomes available.

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Our Sponsors

We thank all of our sponsors at all levels for their support Every donation is important. We recognize our major donors below.

Interstellar Mission Sponsors

 

Saturn Mission Sponsors

Mars Mission Sponsors

Stratego Partners

 

Moon Mission Sponsors

Earth Orbit Mission Sponsors

Low Earth Orbit Sponsors

  • John Cwikiel
  • Linda Wearn
  • Narendra Bhatia
  • Frank Solle

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