Unified Robotics 2017 Championship is coming up on November 12!


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2016 Season Recap

See the impact of the program during 2016
and what we plan for 2017.


Building Robots, Changing Lives

Learn more about Unified Robotics™ and how it was started.


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How Special Olympics Unified Robotics™ Works


Partners work alongside athletes forming small teams with an adaptable program.


Teams design, build, and program their own robot using LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Kits


At the season finale, each team presents their robot and participates in a tournament-style competition.

Current Stats

Teams Participating
Schools Participating
States with a Team

Recent Posts

August 16, 2017 in Announcements, Updates

Unified Robotics Board of Advisors

During the fall of 2015, FIRST Robotics Competition Team 4911 CyberKnights founded the offshoot program Unified Robotics. Originally centered around the partnership between students at King’s and students with special…
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November 24, 2016 in Updates

Planning in Special Olympics Unified Robotics

Written by Sammy Murphy, a member of the Unified Robotics Leadership Club. As we move through life, each of us on individual paths, we tend to gloss over the intricate…
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November 22, 2016 in Updates

Unity within the Election

Written by Sammy Murphy, a member of the Unified Robotics Leadership Club. Since the past week riots and protests have rumbled through the streets of my hometown Seattle. Flags burn…
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“In a technology-driven world, it’s challenging for students with special needs to pursue STEM careers, and I think Unified Robotics will help kickstart that process.”
Andrew LaPrade, Student Lead

“I feel like this program is really good at getting us interested in math and science. It gets us thinking and working on it and putting pieces together to actually build a robot.”
Zach, Athlete

“[Unified Robotics] opens up a whole different avenue of students to be involved in Special Olympics that normally wouldn’t be.”
Morgan Larche, Director of Unified Schools, Special Olympics Washington

“[What impacted me was] giving the chance for someone like Juan to build a robot and to experience what I experience during FIRST®.”
Partner, Lake Washington High School