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What is FIRST ?

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is a non-profit organization that inspires young people's interest in STEM through engaging robotics programs and competitions. Its flagship program, the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC), challenges high school students to design, build, and program industrial-sized robots to compete in an annual game against teams from around the world. Through this immersive experience, students develop technical skills, leadership abilities, and life skills embracing FIRST's ideals of gracious professionalism and coopertition.

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Team Overview

Discover Our Story

A little about us.

Founded in 2015, Team 5526 | Type C has undergone a transformative rebranding in 2022, symbolizing our commitment to innovation and excellence in FIRST Robotics. Our mission extends beyond building robots; we strive to inspire young minds to lead, achieve, and succeed. With our dynamic approach, we aim to instill a passion for creativity, teamwork, and limitless possibilities in the next generation of innovators. Join us on this exciting journey where every moment is an opportunity to redefine what's possible in the world of robotics. Lead. Achieve. Succeed.


Gracious Professionalism

Gracious professionalism is one of the key ideals of FIRST. We embrace this by treating everyone with respect and kindness, even in the intense competition environment. We compete fiercely but operate with class, celebrating the success of others.


Coopertition means displaying unqualified kindness and respect in the face of fierce competition. We help other teams when possible, sharing knowledge and lending a hand because at FIRST, cooperation and competition go hand-in-hand.

Teamwork & Inclusion

We believe our diversity of perspectives, backgrounds, and talents makes us stronger. Through open communication and mutual respect, we collaborate effectively, learning from each other's strengths. Everyone has a voice and role to play.

Pursuit of Knowledge

Our team values the relentless pursuit of knowledge and skills. We have an insatiable curiosity to learn and grow through hands-on experiences. Failure is seen as an opportunity to gain deeper understanding.


Meet the Team: Driving Innovation with Passion and Expertise

At Type C 5526, our success is driven by the talented individuals who make up our dedicated team. Get to know the faces behind the innovation, the passion behind the projects, and the expertise that propels us forward.

Team Areas

Our team's expertise

Type C is devided in different areas.


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