As of January 31, 2017, the usfirst.org website will be decommissioned. Read below for more information!
Check out this great new video! Also, some important clarifications about FIRST Championship Housing and a rule update about throwing things from the stands!
It’s the time of year again! One way to get excited about the upcoming season is to start utilizing all the tools available to teams. Virtual items are included as part of the Kit of Parts system and are available to all secured 2017 FIRST Robotics Competition teams. They consist of software licenses/downloads and Product Donation Vouchers (aka “PDVs” or “vouchers”) and will be posted to the Virtual Kit of Parts site today, December 20, 2016 at 3PM Eastern.
Detailed information about legal actuator controllers and MXP boards for the 2017 season.
Downloadable Content (DLC) Pack 3 is released tonight at 7PM Eastern! Plus, 2017 buttons!
On Saturday, we took a snapshot of ‘secured’ teams from the Districts and FIRST Robotics Competition overall. Teams are ‘secured’ if they have either paid their registration fee or have provided us with a purchase order or letter of commitment from a grantor or sponsor formally committing to payment.
It's time to start thinking about Housing Registration for the 2017 FIRST Championship! All the information you need is here!
Keep up to date on all the Awards Deadlines and Information! It's never too early to start planning for the Submitted Awards!
Important information about the release of FIRST Choice Round 1 results, plus a small change in one of the items.
Exciting news about Awards this season! All judged team awards wil lbe given out Day 2, plus teams are strongly encouraged to bring one adult observer into the the interview room for the Chairman's Award interview!