About Us: We are the Eldon Gearheads, the First Tech Challenge Robotics team of Eldon, MO. First Tech Challenge or FTC for short is the third level of FIRST Robotics and is for students in 7th-12th grades. The Gearheads FTC team has 17 students that are split into two different teams. Each team will design, build, and program a robot to perform various tasks that will be used in floor games during competition against our competitors creations . How well our robots perform these tasks at competitions determines how well we rank. We practice and master our skill just like any other sports team so we can compete in competitions with a goal of first State level and then Worlds.