FIRST Robotics Competition Kickoff and Founder's Reception

Join us as we reveal  details for the 2017 FIRST Robotics Competition game

Friday, January 6, 2017 | Time TBD

Founder's Reception

Saturday, January 7, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm ET

Kickoff marks the beginning of the design and build season. Teams have the opportunity to meet at "local" Kickoffs to compare notes, get ideas, make friends, find mentoring teams, learn the game, pick up the Kit of Parts, and get geared up for the exciting competition season.

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Watch the Kickoff broadcast, with streaming provided by Kickoff Sponsor Comcast NBCUniversal.



Thanks to our Kickoff Sponsors



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2018 Kickoff date - Saturday, January 6, 2018