Who are The Hitchhikers?

We are FIRST Robotics Competition Team 2059, The Hitchhikers, with members from Cary, Raleigh, Apex and across Wake County, North Carolina. Since 2010, we have worked to build a stronger future through student leadership, impactful community outreach, and a successful robotics program.

What is FIRST?

The FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) is a unique varsity sport of the mind designed to help high-school-aged young people discover how interesting and rewarding the life of engineers and researchers can be.