What to say about a short trip to a huge country? We saw a small part of China, and it was sooo interesting! Beijing traffic, Beijing air, the Great Wall, a train trip to Xian and the Terracotta Army, the Plank Walk on Mt. Hua Shan…. watching the locals, trying new food, walking around…. Continue reading “China Reflections”
All teams were asked to get to the event early, because the Vice-Premier of China was going to be there. Larry was one of four robots asked to play a demonstration match for the Vice-Premier.
Today was the first day of our competition. All teams have moved to the new Android platform, and this event was the first time we had used the new technology at a competition.
Sunday was a lot of fun, and a very typical FIRST day. Our morning in Beijing started by meeting with a Grade 8 student in Beijing who will be attending a Victoria high school next fall for Grade 9. He’s interested in joining the FIX IT team.
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We’ve arrived in China! The flights were fine, and we were happy to get to the hotel.