The new FIRST Season has already started. Come to the Season Launch to find out more about this year’s challenges, learn about robot programming, come up with ideas for the FIRST LEGO League research project, and find out how to form a team or if there’s a team in your area.
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Find out about FIRST Tech Challenge and learn about this year’s game challenge called SKYSTONE. See a playing field set-up for this year’s game and participate in workshops to get your season started.
Kickoff is free and open to the public.
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In British Columbia, the 2019/20 FIRST Tech Challenge season uses a League format leading on the the Provincial Championship. It means that your team will get more opportunities to play matches with your robot.
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What if you could build a better world? Where would you begin?
More than ever, we must come together to innovate and solve problems. In FIRST, you are part of a thriving community brimming with inspiration, creativity, and hope for a stronger, more sustainable future—one that’s built better together. You have the power to help the cities, towns, and places you call home reach new heights. With the support of the FIRST community, this is your opportunity to lead our future forward—and up.
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Want one more chance to play Rover Ruckus? Or just the opportunity to build and program your first robot?
We’re planning a special Rover Ruckus Scrimmage on June 1st. This event is an opportunity for rookie teams to build and program their first robot and then have a chance to compete with it in matches.
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Know anyone who might be interested in starting a FIRST Tech Challenge team? FIRST British Columbia has grants available to help teams getting ready for their first competition season. Please read all the way down the page to see all the grant opportunities.
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Jump Start has closed for the 2019/20 Season. New teams can register for the 2019/20 season starting in early May 2019.
Know anyone who might be interested in starting a FIRST Tech Challenge team? Would they like a FREE team registration?
Join the Jump Start program. You can start a team now, without the pressure of competition, and get connected to curriculum, events and other teams in the FIRST Tech Challenge community. And, when you register this year, you’ll get a FREE registration for next year. Visit the FIRST Tech Challenge page and for information.
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The 2019 British Columbia FIRST Tech Challenge Championships were held on Saturday February 23, 2019.
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The British Columbia FIRST Tech Challenge Championships will be held on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at St. Michaels University School (3400 Richmond Road, Victoria). Families are welcome to come and watch. The best robot viewing is probably between 2-4pm.
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The FTC Payette League 2 event was held January 27 at the Wilson School of Design in Richmond. Seven teams participated.
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