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A true tech showdown

Let’s get our tech on! The Buccaneer Commission is proud to partner with FIRST® in Texas to bring this CITGO sponsored STEM event to Corpus Christi. The Robotics Rodeo is an opportunity for area students flex their tech, engineering and robotics skills to win big—with $10,000 worth of prizes up for grabs.

FIRST® Tech Challenge Buc Days Robotics Rodeo 2024 (Grades 7th – 12th)

The event is an offseason invitational for teams across Texas that competed in the 2023 – 2024 FIRST® Tech Challenge Freight Frenzy season.

About FIRST® in Texas

This 501(c)(3) non-profit supports FIRST® Robotics teams and events across Texas with a focus on increasing accessibility for low-income and underrepresented students. The FIRST® in Texas mission is to build STEM and 21st Century skills in students, to strengthen the school-to-STEM career pipeline for Texas and inspire the next generation of innovators.

FIRST® in Texas is excited to announce its partnership with the Buc Days Commission to offer a FIRST® Tech Challenge off season event in May 2024 at the America Bank Tower in Corpus Christi. Cash prizes will be awarded directly to the winning teams.

Our partner, FIRST® RGV, INC will be producing this event and therefore teams interested in attending will need to visit a special link on their website to register.