Out with the old and in with the new. FIRST has updated their brand and logos for the programs. Check them out here.
To find out more about the new brand, watch here as Don explains the brand refresh.
The FLL season is winding down, with only a few events left before the State Championships. This years game was Trash Trek. The Challenge is to play the game by programming an autonomous robot to score points on a themed playing field (Robot Game), developing a solution to a problem they have identified (Project), all guided by the FLL Core Values. Congrats to all the teams for a great season and to the winners, who will be moving on to the State Championship that is being held on December 12th at, IPFW in Fort Wayne.
- To learn more about the FLL challenge, follow the link: FLL Challenge.
FTC is getting ready to begin their 2015 competition season.Teams of middle and high school-aged students are challenged to design, build, and program a robot to play a floor game against other teams’ creations. This year’s game is called Res- Q. To find more information on the game, click here FTC 2015 game.
Upcoming FTC 2015 Tournaments are:
- December 19th at Center Grove Middle School
- January 17th at Elkhart High School
- January 30th at UVJC in Jasper
- February 6th at Crawfordsville Middle School.
- FTC State Championship February 20th at Purdue University
FIRST Robotic Competition teams are getting ready for the kickoff on January 9th! High school-aged teams compete head to head on a special playing field with robots they have designed, built, and programmed. This years teaser was released early in October, allowing everyone a glimpse of what is to come this season. As we say goodbye to FIRST Recycle Rush game 2015 we are excited to say “Hello” to FIRST Stronghold!
2016 FIRST game confirmed!! STRONGHOLD Check out the teaser at http://t.co/PMYTZ1T4t8— IndianaFIRST (@IndianaFIRST) October 15, 2015
Upcoming FRC tournaments are:
- March 12 - 13 2016, Tippecanoe, William Henry Harrison High School
- March 19 - 20th 2016, Indianapolis, Warren Walker High School
- March 25 - 26th 2016 Indianapolis, Perry Meridian High School
- April 15 - 16th 2016, Kokomo, Indiana State Competition at Memorial Gym
We are looking for volunteers to help out at the events. To volunteer at a event go to FIRST Inspires and sign up to become a volunteer today!