Regional and District Planning Guides Sep. 3 2019| 0 KB

Content Type: FIRST Robotics Competition
Tags: Event Preparation, Events, Marketing Tool, Volunteer

This page contains the links to the FIRST Robotics Competition District and Regional Planning Guides. These are tools for District and Regional Planning Committees to use while planning FIRST Robotics Competition events and other local related activities.

Veteran Regional Planning Committees should refer to the table of contents, sections that are new or have been revised are noted in red. In each section the changes are also written in red text. For your convenience we have added a date field to the table below to help you more easily identify changes as they occur throughout the season.

District Planning Guide

Section Number Section Title Updated Reviewed
  District Planning Guide Jan. 2014  
Appendix 1 Venue Site Selection Dec. 2013  
Appendix 2 Field Perimeter and Plastics Dec. 2013  
Appendix 3

Road Case Drawing RC-00100

Road Case Drawing RC-00200

Road Case Drawing RC-00700

Road Case Drawing RC-00701

June 2008

June 2008

Aug. 2008

July 2012

Appendix 4 Quiet Rooms February 2019  


Regional Planning Guide

Section Number Section Title Updated Reviewed
  Table of Contents        
 Section 00 Introduction  Sept. 2015  
 Section 01 Organizing Your Event  Aug. 2014  
 Section 02 Selecting the Site    Sept. 2015  
 Section 03 Sponsor Recognition  Sept. 2015  
 Section 04 Budgets & Finance  Aug. 2013  
 Section 05 Alumni and Scholarships
      Policy on FIRST Scholarship Rows
      How to Become a Scholarship Provider
Oct. 2017  
 Section 06 Staffing the Event Sept. 2019  
 Section 07 Judges Sept. 2019  
 Section 08 Ambassadors     
 Section 09 VIPs       
 Section 10 Media and Public Relations   Jan. 2019  
 Section 10A Sample Press Coverage Oct. 2013  
 Section 11 Quality Standards  Sept. 2015  
 Section 12 Volunteer Recognition July 2018  
 Section 13 Forms  Sept. 2019  
 Section 14 Policies and Procedures Aug. 2014  
 Section 15 On-Site Checklists     Aug. 2014  
 Section 16 Local Kickoffs   Aug. 2018  
 Section 17 Field Operations Calendar    
 Section 18 Off-Season Events Aug. 2017  
 Section 19 Team Forums         
 Section 20 Program Books Aug. 2017  
 Section 21 FIRST Policy on Lobbying and Political Campaign Activities          June 2010  
Section 22 Quiet Rooms February 2019