pic: Israeli Week -1 event - Shakshouka 2015



The FIRST Israel regional committee went above and beyond to help the Israeli teams get the most bang for their bot this year!

Organizing a “week -1” event called “Shakshouka”.

43 (I think) teams attended, and everyone got to D-Bug their robots and get some practice in before the regional.

A shout out to team 1657, who has a VERY cool and unconventional robot this year!

Israeli teams who qualify for champs have it tougher than most teams for one simple reason: most Israeli teams only attend a single regional before champs, as there is only one regional in Israel and flying a team and robot to a regional abroad is very expensive.
Having a professionally run scrimmage like Shakshouka is big boost for us!

More pictures at the FIRST Israel Facebook page.

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This looks like a fantastic event! Congratulations to all who were involved with making it happen.

All the best to our Isreali teams this season!