Robot info

Builder info

Robot:

Riptide

Builder:

Ethan Kurtz

Type:

Egg Beater Spinner

Job:

Mechanical Engineering Student

Team:

Break32

Ethan Kurtz, Nathaniel Greenberg, Stan Kurtz, Sid Prabhakaran, Brandon Frederick, Zach Rutten, Felix Jing

Years competing:

Rookie, 1st Season

Hometown:

Tarzana, CA

Favorite tool:

Generative and stress analysis software

Favorite robot:

Sonny from iRobot – Our friend and Sponsor Dan Platt designed it. It looks just like him.

Interesting fact:
We are a team of former VEX Robotics captains that competed against each other at advanced high school robotics competitions. Now our Break32 team uses 32 core values to align our purpose as a team with a goal to break through the round of 32! Our focus is to be a feared team, and show young engineers everywhere that anything is possible.

Stat history

Stats
Career
2021
Total matches66
Win percentage67%67%
Total wins44
Losses22
Knockouts44
KO percentage67%67%
Average knockout time89 s89 s
Knockouts against11
KO against percentage17%17%
Judges decision wins00

Match history

Riptide
Season
Round
Matchup
Results
Riptide2021Episode 603HUGE vs RiptideRiptide by KO 59s
Riptide2021Episode 606Defender vs RiptideDefender by JD
Riptide2021Episode 609DUCK! vs RiptideRiptide by KO 2m39s
Riptide2021Episode 611Shatter vs RiptideRiptide by KO 1m9s
Riptide2021Episode 613Upper Cut vs RiptideRiptide by KO 1m9s
Riptide2021Episode 614Riptide vs SawBlazeSawBlaze by KO 1m38s