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The Palmetto Regional

Jul 13, 2015 Written by FIRST Staff

Today's blog comes from Andrea Winegar, FIRST Manager of Field Operations.

Hi there, FRC Teams…

I hope the start of your July has been super!

As Frank and the FRC staff here in NH begin to post the dates for the 2016 FRC season, I’m sure you are eager to learn about when and where each awesome event will occur.  Today’s post is intended to share with you an important, “One-Time Only” event date change:   

Standard District Points System for 2015

Feb 03, 2015 Written by FIRST Staff

Encrypted 2015 Game Manual

Dec 31, 2014 Written by FIRST Staff

Encrypted 2015 FRC Game Manual

The encrypted 2015 FRC Game Manual is now ready for download here! The password will be revealed during the Kickoff webcast Saturday, January 3rd. No one is more happy that the manual is done than the FRC Staff, let me tell you. Of course, this means it’s time to get started on 2016.

Weather, Weather

Feb 05, 2014 Written by FIRST Staff

Many teams have had their build season plans significantly affected by the extreme weather much of the United States has experienced over the last several weeks. We will not be extending build season because of these events. Stop Build Day is still Tuesday, February 18th

FIRST Choice Update, LED Bulb Fundraising and Dean’s List Interviews

Dec 09, 2013 Written by FIRST Staff

An update about FIRST Choice. Information about the LED Bulb Fundraising Program. Dean's List Interview information.

Robot Transportation and Robot Transportation Exemptions

Nov 13, 2013 Written by FIRST Staff.

2014 Robot Transportation and Exemption Information.

Awards and 2014 Operating System Support

Nov 12, 2013 Written by FIRST Staff

Dates for 2014 Chairman's Award, Woodie Flowers Award and Entrepreneurship Award Submissions, as well as dates for FIRST Future Innovator Award and Safety Animation Contest. Plus 2014 Operating System Support.