During the 18th Philippine Robotics Olympiad 2019 held on the first week of September, two teams of Claretian students garnered awards. The Team A of the Robot Soccer, composed of Alaric Espina, Jan-Kristoper Cuevas and Gabriel Flores from the High School Unit, was declared Champion and the team will represent the Philippines in the World Robot Olympiad 2019 in Gyor, Hungary.

CHAMPION: Gabriel Flores, Jan-Kristoper Cuevas and Alaric Espina from the High School Unit


3rd Place Open Category (Elementary): Noa Moises Elias M. AmorJoaquin Manuel L. Santos, and Sean Benedict M. Sansales


On the other hand, the CSQC Grade School Team for Open Category composed of Noa Moises Elias M. Amor, Joaquin Manuel L. Santos, and Sean Benedict M. Sansales won the Third Place in the said category. The WeDo Regular Team B with John Peter D. Manalo, Railey Royce T. Ballentos, and Vince Reiner B. Cambri ranked 4th in the said category.


High School Robotics Regular Team


With this year’s theme “Smart Cities”, Claretian students exhibited their best in Robot Soccer competition and in creating intelligent robotics solutions related to the theme. The other Claretian teams include:

  • Arcee Benedicto, Vincent Angelo Cunanan, and Enzo Raphael A.Zapanta  in the Robot Soccer Team B;
  • Ethaniel John D. Escalante, Steven Coase Parlan P. Cruz, and Elian Iñigo A. de Vera  in the WeDo Open Category;
  • Gabriel Maximus S. Lima, Rafael Jon D. Escalona, and Jon Dominador A. Gomez III  in the WeDo Regular Team A.



The Claret Robotics Team  with the School Director during the event.


Finalist, Robot Soccer: Arcee BenedictoVincent Angelo Cunanan, and Enzo Raphael A. Zapanta


Finalist: WeDo Regular Team A and B and WeDo Open Category


With the assistance of the robotics coaches Mr. Roxan Ruchillo S. Cosico, Ms. Marissa A. Rante, and Ms. Ellalyn A. Lumagbas, the Claretians continue to showcase their intelligence in the field of robotics. The teams find inspiration, too, in the untiring and generous support of their parents and the School Administration.