Categories: Competitions, Mars Rovers
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We are currently building a Mars rover for the 2016 University Rover Challenge and European Rover Challenge. The rover must be capable of completing several challenges including: terrain traversing, sample retrieval & analysis, astronaut assistance, and equipment servicing.
URC: Mars Desert Research Station Hanksville, Utah
ERC: Regional Science - Technology Centre - Podzamcze, Kielce Poland
URC will take place June 2 - 4, 2016.
ERC will take place at the beginning of September 2016.
Competition web pages:
URC: http://urc.marssociety.org/
ERC: http://roverchallenge.eu/en/
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Progress

The team has been working hard on designing this rover since the beginning of the school year. Building was the main focus of second semester. Upon the rover's completion, it partook in the 2016 URC, claiming 6th place worldwide out of 63 other international teams.