How to Get Prepared For a Robotics CompetitionElena3/16/17 5:35am01EditPromoteGo to permalinkPicture an arena packed with chanting fans. The floor is a flurry of activity. Teams huddle together. Coaches and captains bark orders. The best moments bring standing ovations, fist bumps, and group hugs. The worst moments bring witness to people who are crestfallen to have failed in spite of their efforts.