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Win a 2019-2020 FIRST Tech Challenge Competition Set

Prepare your team to reach new heights in SKYSTONESM presented by Qualcomm. Use your reusable competition set to reduce kit-of-part cost, stock spare parts, and add build-design flexibility. Complete your 2019-2020 FIRST® Tech Challenge season registration before June 21, 2019, and win a … Continue reading

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FTC Off Season Event

FTC in Kentucky is hosting the Bluegrass Invitational Tournament for FTC to be held Fri June 14 to Sun June 15. Tennessee Teams are invited to attend. You can sign up at https://www.ftcinkentucky.org/

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Registration Opens

Registration is now opened for the 2019-20 FTC Season. See HERE for more details.

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Next years theme released

Next years theme is SKYSTONE

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Regional robotics competition held at Middle Tennessee State University

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WTVF) — Knoxville based organization TNFirst held its Tech Challenge Regional Robotics Competition for the first time in middle Tennessee. 28 teams consisting of 300 middle and high school students competed for bragging rights. Participants and their robots … Continue reading

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TNFIRST FTC Tennessee Regional

TN FIRST is sponsoring an FTC event. The event details and agenda (and team registration) are on our website – http://tnfirst.org/?page_id=3161 The event is the TNFIRST FTC Tennessee Regional on Feb 2, 2019 at the Alumni Gym of the Middle … Continue reading

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TVA Grant – Time Running Out!

Time is running out if you wish to apply for the TVA Grant (click here for details). FIRST HQ just informed us “there is a very small amount of TVA funds available after the submissions received thus far. We may … Continue reading

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Upcoming Season

Join our expedition into the 30th season of FIRST®! Ready your robots to explore uncharted planets in ROVER RUCKUS Presented By Qualcomm. In the 2019 FIRST® Tech Challenge season, teams will explore STEM concepts through a challenging, and out-of-this-world space-themed … Continue reading

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Changes to the FIRST Dashboard

From FIRST HQ: Please note that on Monday, July 30, 2018, the FIRST registration site will be down for maintenance until the afternoon. This is for the deployment of the new FIRST storefront features which will enable FIRST® LEGO® League … Continue reading

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TVA Grant Available

I know you have been anxiously awaiting news about the TVA grants this season, so I’m pleased to inform you that we received the funds today and are ready to dispense to teams. We will be utilizing the new process … Continue reading

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