Category Archives: Jr. FLL

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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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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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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Outreach Opportunities for FL FIRST Teams

The following FIRST Outreach Opportunities have been out to team contacts.  If you’re interested in any of these, please follow instructions for registering: Morikami Museum Robot Day, Delray Beach – July 18 – We’re looking for 2 FRC and 2 FTC teams and … Continue reading

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Pre-Season Workshops – Tampa Bay

A series of FIRST teams workshops are being offered in the Tampa Bay area, beginning June 1.  Sessions are appropriate for all programs, and will be hosted at the Hillsborough County Entrepreneur Collaborative Center (ECC) at 2101 East Palm Avenue … Continue reading

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