Berthoud Robotics is a non-profit robotics club loosely affiliated with Berthoud High School and Turner Middle School. In the 2017-18 robotics competition season, Berthoud Robotics fielded 4 VexVRC and 4 VexIQ teams with approximately 50 members. Berthoud Robotics is a leading robotics club in Colorado, qualifying multiple teams at the national and international level.  The eight Berthoud Robotics VRC/IQ teams competed at multiple of events, received a variety of awards, placed well in the Vex Driver's Skills and Programming Skills and all 8 teams competed in their respective Colorado State Championship tournament. Berthoud Robotics took the highest awards for both middle and high school at the two state championships.

Following up on our 2015-16 season where 1069H competed at the VexIQ Worlds Championship, BRC in the 2016-17 season sent 1069H and 1069K to Worlds. In addition, we sent 1069F to the Create US Open High School Championship. These teams performed well against the best teams from the United States and from the World. In the 2017-18 season we are currently sending 1069E to the VexVRC High School World Championship and we qualified 1069G, 1069H and 1069K for for the VexIQ Middle School World Championships.

The VEX Robotics Competition is the longest established elementary, middle and high school robotics program with more than 16,000 international teams from 40 countries playing in over 1350 tournaments worldwide.

For 2017-2018, the VexVRC game IN THE ZONE (video) and the VexIQ game RINGMASTER (video) will provide challenges picking up and scoring the oddly shaped objects.  Click on the game links listed above to find the information about each game's rules/videos/elements. The REC Foundation Online Challenges provide an additional method of channeling your competitive robotic interests.

World Skills Rankings: VexVRC VexIQ

Donations to the Berthoud Robotics (501c3) organization or individual teams can be sent to: Berthoud Robotics, POBox 1844, Berthoud CO 80513. EIN: 26-4828813

Additional donation options:
If you our your student is interested in robotics, please send mail to
or stop in at our headquarters located at 328 Massachusetts Avenue

Vex VRC HS Teams
  • 1069A - Atomic Sparks
    • Judge's Award (Berthoud)
    • Ranked 729rh world skills (of 3852)11th in Colorado
    • CO State Qualifier (2/24/18)
  • 1069B - Argonauts
    • Ranked 297th world skills (of 3852),  5th in Colorado
    • Innovate Award (Berthoud)
    • Judges Award (Windsor)
    • #1 Qualifier and Tournament Champions (Roosevelt)
    • CO State Qualifier (2/24/18)
    • Create US Open Qualifier
  • 1069E - Critical Mass
  • 1069F - Livewire
    • Ranked 717th world skills (of 3852), 10th in Colorado
    • Tournament Champion (CECFC)
    • CO State Qualifier (2/24/18)
    • Create US Open Qualifier
Vex IQ MS Teams