12th of March 2020

FIRST Suspends 2020 Season

Below is a letter from FIRST HQ President Larry Cohen regarding the suspension of the 2020  Season. A customer service line has been set up by FIRST HQ to respond to your questions. Emails can be sent to: Dear friends, colleagues & partners, It is with deep disappointment that I share an update on theRead More »

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NE FIRST Weeks 3 & 4 Events Cancelled

Dear FIRST Robotics Competition Teams and Volunteers, I am writing to share the disappointing news that as a result of the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) situation, we have decided to cancel NE FIRST events occurring this coming weekend (March 13-15) and the following weekend (March 20-22). I know this is a change from the email we sent earlier today. Given the Governors ofRead More »

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24th of February 2020

BAE Systems Helps Launch 2020 FRC Season

Week One Kicks Off in Salem, New Hampshire SALEM, N.H. – An incoming asteroid shower is taking direct aim at First City, and some of the brightest young minds in the Granite State must innovate ways to protect the people who live there! That’s the premise for the game challenge called “INFINITE RECHARGE” chosen forRead More »

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28th of January 2017

Alumni Bio: Colin Stone

Colin Stone Alumni of FRC 131, CHAOS How did you get involved with FIRST and what was your experience like as a team member? I thought that most engineers were “nerdy”, but when a group of my friends from the soccer and tennis teams also wanted to join CHAOS, we all agreed to join together. It wasRead More »

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16th of January 2017

Alumni Bio: Vinitha Ranganeni

Vinitha Ranganeni Alumni of FRC 2064, The Panther Project How did you get involved with FIRST and what was your experience like as a team member? My brother was on a FLL team in middle school and I thought it was very interesting so I joined my high school’s FRC team when I went to highRead More »

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9th of January 2017

Alumni Bio: Greg Marra

Greg Marra Alumni of FRC 177, Bobcat Robotics   How did you get involved with FIRST and what was your experience like as a team member? I joined FIRST my junior year of high school when I heard my team needed someone to work on the robot’s software. I loved FIRST in high school. How didRead More »

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16th of October 2016

2017 FRC Game Teaser : STEAMWORKS

Grab your goggles and start a team today! Be part of the more than 3,400 teams in 2017 comprised of 85,000 students and their adult Mentors from around the world who will prepare to take flight in FIRST® STEAMWORKS. FIRST® Robotics Competition is the ultimate Sport for the Mind,TM where imagination and innovation come together!Read More »

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29th of December 2015

FIRST Championship Updates

Congrats to the New England teams who qualified for the FIRST Championship, as well as those that will be competing next week in St. Louis! The list of NE teams that qualified, as well as the teams that are attending, can be found here. The full list of teams attending Championship is here, and NewRead More »

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