We are FTC Team 6027, the L.E.D. Empire. This is our 6th year participating in First Tech Challenge and we are proud to be participating in this year challenge: Relic Recovery. Our team is comprised of 5 members, ranging in age from 8-17 years old, and 2 coaches.

 Over our last five seasons we have participated in 4 Virginia State Competitions, the Holland International Competition, and the Asian Pacific Invitational Competition and have won a total of 15 trophies and awards including Virginia Secretary of State Award, PTC Design award, and multiple Inspire Runner-up awards

Mission Statement

Our mission is to get to know each other while building robots and having fun, inspiring others to "Join the Empire" while illuminating the engineering process and exploring science and technology