SAS Robotics Takes 2nd & 3rd at VEX Formosa 2017

On December 1st and 2nd, select members from the robotics program at SAS, also known as One Degree North, participated in a VEX Robotics Competition at Taipei American School. After months of preparation and intense selections, 18 individuals traveled to Taipei. Two days of qualification rounds and late nights fixing robots led the SAS teams to place second and third overall. Although they lost to TAS in a heated final, they still came home with the Judge’s Award and the Innovation Award.

In this video exposé, Eye Reporter and filmmaker Jonna Chen takes you behind the scene of the impressive robotics program at SAS:

Author: Jonna Chen

Jonna Chen is the Editor-in-Chief of The Eye this year. This is her fourth year in Singapore (and SAS) and her second year working with The Eye. Currently a senior, she can be found stressing over a formative quiz or poking her friends on a normal school day. Once at home, she multitasks by doing homework, organizing her life in color-coded lists, and watching Worth It on YouTube. Her phone constantly being on silent causes her to miss all her friends' calls, but she can always be contacted at

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