After a great tournament in Eindhoven the robots of Tech United Eindhoven delivered some wonderful results! TUlip, the humanoid robot which participated in the humanoid adult size league ended up 4th, just like last year in Mexico City. AMIGO, the care robot of Tech United, which participated in the @Home League reached the finals! Last year the team ended up 7th but this year they improved a lot and they became 3th! In the Middle Size League the soccerrobots of Tech United won the worldcup last year, unfortunately this year team Water from China beated Tech United during the extra time and Tech United ended up 2th. Three wonderful results of Tech United Eindhoven and we are looking forward to RoboCup 2014 in Brasil!
On the second day of RoboCup 2013, Tuesday, the scientific challenge took place in de Middle Size League. In the scientific challeges every team had to present a technical development from last year. Gerald Koudijs from Tech United presented the automatic referee and won this challenge for Tech United! The automatic referee has to make robot football fully autonomous by also taking over the tasks from the referee, which are currently performed by a human. Hopefully the next Technical Challenge, today at 20.30, will be as good as this one!
This morning the MSL football players played ia friendly match againt the viceworld champion. Tech United scored 4 times and our goalkeeper did not let any ball pass him: 4-0! A good start of the day for the MSL team of Tech United!
Also TUlip, the humanoid robot played his first two matches. In these matches no goals were scored and the matches ended with a tie.
The servicerobot AMIGO will have his first challenge at 17.30 today, during the RIPS challege he will register himself.