Category Archives: FTC

2017 Houston FIRST in FL Championship Roundup

Over 15,000 students, ages 6-18, from nearly 700 teams from 33 countries participated in FIRST Championship Houston, including over 40 Florida teams across all programs – more than 500 students from around the state! The four-day event, attended by nearly 30,000 people, wrapped … Continue reading

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Congratulations Florida FIRST Tech Challenge Teams!

The 2017 Florida FIRST Tech Challenge Velocity Vortex State Championship was held at Western High School Feb 25, with 29 of the top ranked teams in the state competing for awards and a spot at the South Super Regional competition … Continue reading

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2016 FIRST Championship Wrap-Up: Congrats Florida Teams!

21 teams and dozens of Florida FIRST volunteers and program organizers represented the Sunshine State at the FIRST Championship in St. Louis, which drew over 45,000 attendees, including more than 25,000 students from over 30 countries!

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19 FL Teams head to St. Louis for 2016 FIRST Championship April 27-30

There are nearly 20 teams from Florida representing at the 2016 FIRST Championship in St. Louis, MO this week,  joining in with 900 teams from nearly 40 countries, to compete in the ultimate Sport for the Mind! Florida FIRST Robotics Competition … Continue reading

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New Florida FIRST Mentors & Supporters Community

Last summer, in an effort to raise the visibility of FIRST teams and better connect them with area mentors and supporters. we hosted an inaugural  Meet & Greet event in Tampa.  We did another event at the Orlando Science Center … Continue reading

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