Second training day

After having had to leave the hall at 11pm last night (they just shut off more and more of the lights), we came back this morning looking forward to a test game against the Darmstadt Dribblers at 1pm. Before that, we had to pass inspection and continue our preparation.

Before the game, our robots enjoyed […]

Let the games begin – RoboCup 2009 in Graz

We arrived in Graz yesterday. The weather, of course, is humid and warm – our Opel is running irrespective of the warning lamp (uuuh). Today we will setup the whole system: network, cameras et cetera. Business as usual. We already met the Nimbros, they are working on the neighbouring table. They look tired and weak […]

Head in a bubble

After yesterday’s Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften (Long Night of Sciences), we (finally) realized that our heads are not shock-resistent enough. And by our heads we mean the robots’ heads. In our case the head is especially sensitive as it does not only contain the camera, but actually – similar to a human – the whole […]