Special VR Challenge

Special Theme Challenge: 

Virtual Reality Boxing Gym Game featuring the African American boxing legend Henry Armstrong.



Aim:

The aim of this special side challenge is to build a VR/AR Video game that helps educates youth to stay healthy through boxing exercises, and fitness while having fun with Henry Armstrong!


Special Challenge Award:

Those students who take up this special VR Challenge and win this prize will be awarded cash/prizes sponsored by The Henry Armstrong Foundation. 


Goal:

Increase the inclusion of black and Latino coders in the technology economy, eventually creating technology start-ups in Los Angeles and Oakland, California.


Why Should You Join:

1. To work on an exciting VR project with teammates, explore VR apps with companies like Oculus, Nanome, and VR Odyssey and others.


2.  Learn to create a virtual reality game or app, get your idea incubated, and sell it online and make big money. 


ARE YOU READY TO START INNOVATING AND BUILD YOUR OWN COMPANY!?


Henry Armstrong is considered one of the greatest pound-for-pound boxers of all time.

The Ring Magazine Aug. 1938, reported that "Armstrong’s feat is unique in boxing", in winning the featherweight, welterweight and lightweight championships in a span of 10 months.