Guess who's back! Team 254 is excited to announce that Chezy Champs is returning! We will be playing Infinite Recharge, with some modifications (to be announced). For more information and signups, please visit chezychamps.com
To start off the new year, we are excited to launch our Hackathon: ChezyCode! ChezyCode will take place between January 29th and 31st, with the top 3 teams earning 50$, 75$, and 100$, as well as a social media shoutout! Sign up at hackathon.team254.com 🌐S
Last week, team members engaged in a marshmallow tower prototyping challenge! Though online, members utilized whiteboard drawings and built physical models to compete against other groups within the team! ⚙️ #firstinspires
This year, we are excited to announce our very own CADathon: ChezyCAD! ChezyCAD will run from November 20th to 22nd, and the top 3 teams win a 100$, 75$, and 50$ Amazon Gift Card! For more information and signups, please visit
Introducing 254 spotlights ✨ This week the spotlight is on 254 alumni and mentor Andrew Torrance! FIRST has played a big role in his life, both in school and beyond. Swipe to read more about his story and influence on our team #firstinspires#stem
We are excited to introduce our new Tech Throwback series! This week, we dive into our 2016 robot's (Dropshot's) drivebase! Dropshot's powerful 8 Wheel WCD boasts many unique features, including the flipped CIM 2-Speed gearbox. Comment your favorite features! #first#omgrobots
Started locally, Code For Tomorrow (C4T) is a 501(c)3 non-profit that connects students worldwide to a network of professionals and high school students. With over 1300 students globally, C4T provides students with opportunities to delve into STEM through coding! #FIRSTInspires
This week, our team members manufactured dividers to aid social distancing across the school community! Though under strict social distancing protocol, team members completed numerous dividers which were installed across school! 🙌#FIRSTinspiressT
Congratulations to our seniors, Aditya Behal, Jordi Bejar, Gabriel Do, Robert Ganino, Daniel George, Sumi Govindaraju, Anuj Kathail, Tim Locke, Alex Martinez, Eric Martinez, and Ronan Menezes, for graduating with the Bellarmine Class of 2020!
Team 254 is proud to present our 2020 T-shirt. We would like to thank all of our sponsors for their continuous support of our team. Be sure to wave at our team members who will be donning this awesome tee if you pass by them at our first regional, CVR!
Team 254 is excited to announce that we will be selling limited edition posters for $12 each. These blueprint design posters include our 21 robots and their names. Available only while supplies last! Link: gobells.store/collections/vi…
Our FRC Week 6 was full of progress. Our team members worked diligently and expressed their new ideas through their sweat and toil. Speaking of new ideas, what do you think our 2020 merch is going to look like?
This week, our VEX teams travelled all the way to freezing cold Wisconsin to participate in the VEX Signature competition. 3 of our teams qualified for the Round of 16 and made it to the quarter finals! Additionally, 254F won the Create Award and 254D won the Build Award.
As we wrap up FRC Week 1, our team has been involved in various activities, ranging from prototyping to field construction to elementary robot design. We hope this week has been full of progress and learning!
MTTD 2019 was exciting! Our comp robot from last season, Backlash (254) placed 13th, and we partnered with 1323B, 4698, and 6174B to reach the semifinals. Our summer project swerve drive (9254) placed 12th, and we partnered with 1662, 5104B, and 2135 to reach the quarterfinals.
Recently, our outreach team hosted booths at the Bay Area Science Festival at Oracle Park 11/2 (pictures 1-2) and the Discovery Day event at CSU East Bay 10/26 (pictures 3-4). Swipe to see some pictures of our robot as well as our team members in action!
Chezy Champs 2019 was a blast! Thank you for all the teams who participated and to all the volunteers who made this event possible. Special thanks to 971, 5700, and 3647 for partnering with us to win the event! 🚀�bX
Who's ready for the best? @team254 will be opening their doors for a FRC Deep Dive on Tuesday starting at 8:30pm ET at twitch.tv/firstupdatesnow . Discover what it takes to have 55 Blue Banners, 4 Championship wins and 8 Division wins. Ask your questions live in chat!
Team 254 would like to invite you to our sixth annual Engineering Day this upcoming Saturday where we teach 5th to 8th graders the fundamentals of VEX Robotics. No prior experience is needed and the event is free! You can sign up here: team254.com/engineering-da…