Galacticos THIRD PLACE in Festival Nacional de Robotica 2016 Portugal



The Galacticos team of the Robotics Institute of Xalapa (iRoX), participated in the XVI portuguese robotics open, from May 4 to 8, 2016, in Bragança, Portugal (

In this event, also called Festival Nacional de Roblotica (National Robotics Festival), the Galacticos team won the THIRD PLACE in the category RoboCupJunior Soccer Light Weight (08-14 years old).

Additionally, the Organizing Committee awarded the Galacticos team the Fair Play Award in the same category.

In the next photo, the opposing team for the third place, referees and our two Galacticos boys (Rafael and Oscar among the referees with orange shirt).

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In the following photos, Galacticos receiving the Fair Play Award, proudly carrying their Mexican flag.

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Congratulations to Team Galacticos! Rafael, Oscar and Eduardo (who could not go to the contest), as well as mentor Julio Sandria.


We thank our sponsors, thanks to their support we have managed to participate in this event.

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