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Teams: Reference your welcome email for all race information.

Thank you to our generous sponsors!

What is the RC Car Custom Open?

An engineering competition for students in grades K-12, organized and led by a high school student committee.

March 7, 10am-2pm | $100 per team | 2 - 4 students per team

Registration includes:

  • Remote control car ($80 value)
  • Six weeks of hands on weekend workshops and materials to customize your car
  • Two months of Fab Lab membership for all team members ($70 value per team member)

Participant Expectations

Before registering, you must commit to:

  • Full team being present at Race Day (March 7, 2020)
  • RC Car orientation: This includes your car pick-up, theme reveal and FAQs! Orientation dates: Jan 17 5:30-6:30pm, Jan 18 10-11am or Jan 19 10-11am.
  • Designating a team parent/leader
  • Workshop participation: To maximize your RC Car experience, you should attend each unique workshop.


Are you a 2020 RC Car participant looking for the RC Car site? Please click here.

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4452 S Beneva Road
Sarasota Florida 34233

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