HOLD THE VISION, TRUST THE PROCESS.
The 2016 challenge is named FIRST Stronghold which consists of building, programming, and testing a robot capable of working in alliances of three to defend and capture the enemy castle at the same time. Every alliance must reach the enemy tower while crossing a series of obstacles which are selected by the enemy team and the public.
The team that captures the enemy tower wins the match. Winning the match secures you 2 ranking points, ranking points serve as a way to qualify for the playoffs. Ranking points may also be obtained in an alliance breaches all (5) the enemy defenses.