History

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Team 1482 was founded in 2004 in partnership with General Motors Canada. Don Richmond approached teacher Dean Weisensel with an idea to create a FIRST Robotics team in Western Canada.

 

In Brief:

 

  • 2004: Rookie FIRST Robotics Competition
  • 2006: Attend our first championship event in Atlanta Georgia
  • 2009: 1482 Mentor wins FRC Woodie Flowers Award, for outstanding leadership
  • 2011: Win Greater Toronto Regional
  • 2011: Attend FRC World Championships
  • 2016: Win the Gracious Professionalism award in Greater Toronto East Regional
  • 2017: SAIT Robotics Award
  • 2017: Win Western Canada Regional
  • 2017: 8-2-0 at FRC World Championships