The Showdown


The Steel City Robotics Alliance is proud to host the Steel City Showdown, Pittsburgh's first-ever FRC off-season event.  The event will be held on Saturday August 5, 2017 at the Jared L. Cohon University Center on the campus of Carnegie Mellon University.  

Registration will be $100 per team.  We are planning to have 24 teams compete in FIRST Steamworks. Registration includes a complimentary catered lunch as well as guided tours of Carnegie Mellon's robotics labs.

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Friday, August 4

300 PM - 900 PM:  Load In

Saturday, August 5

900 AM - 100 PM:  Qualification Matches
100 PM - 245 PM:  Lunch and Tours
245 PM - 600 PM:  Elimination Matches




Whether your child is competing or you are just interested in robotics, volunteering at the Steel City Showdown is a great way to get involved with the Pittsburgh robotics community.

Volunteer signups are now closed. If you have any questions, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator at nguyen@sarahheinzhouse.com.