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    2019 World Championship Chairman’s Award

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    Exploding Bacon is a 4-H Club that participates in the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC), Team 1902.  Our students strategize, design, build and program robots in a 6 week build season and compete

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16 years and counting…

Exploding Bacon Robotics Team 1902, is a Central Florida 4-H club for High School aged students that among other things, participates in FIRST. Our students learn engineering, computer programming, and hands-on machinery skills, as well as the problem solving, strategic thinking, time management, public speaking, teamwork and leadership skills essential in any career. The goal is to inspire and support these youth members to continue on to higher education in trade schools and STEM programs in college.


FIRST World Championship
2019 Chairman’s Award

Click here to see our more than
50 awards over 16 seasons

STEM Advocates

Throughout the year, Exploding Bacon students and mentors are active STEM advocates and participate in an average of 30-40 demonstrations and outreach events each year, averaging more than 1,000 student outreach hours per year.  We regularly provide STEM Summer Camps and Imagery Workshops.

Our three favorite programs have their own websites, click on the logos below to check them out.

2021-22 Season | Together We Rise

Transportation drives us forward, impacting economies around the world and making us all more globally interconnected. In our 2021-2022 robotics season, FIRST® FORWARDSM presented by Qualcomm, our teams have the power to reimagine a path forward and invent the future of transportation.


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About 1902

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2019 HoF Chairman’s Video

Our Mission

Have fun doing cool things
that help people.

Our Vision

Grow capable leaders
who will make a positive impact

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