Welcome to Grease Monkey Robotics Team 457
We are the oldest Robotics team in SA and the 7th oldest in Texas (there are now 153 Texas teams).
The 457 part of our name is because we were the 457th team to register for FIRST FRC
robotics. There are now over 6,000 teams across the world.
FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) is a world wide organization. Its mission is to "inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting Mentor-based programs that build science, engineering, and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership."
FIRST's vision is: "To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders." Dean Kamen, Founder
More information about FIRST can be found by visiting their website: FIRST