FRC Workshop (on Zoom)

FRC 1418 will be hosting FRC Zoom training on Dec 10 (Sat) starting at 9:00. Mike Anderson will start off with a Session on the Robo Rio features and programming. More sessions to be added.

BunnyBots 2022

Montgomery Blair High School Gymnasium 51 University Blvd E, Silver Spring, MD Team 449 is hosting their fourth annual Bunnybots competition on December 10, 2022. Bunnybots is a wonderful opportunity for new team members to gain the skills needed to build an FRC-style robot. The registration fee is $250. The deadline to register is November 6. Sign up to volunteer at Bunnybots here: Contact:

FTC Outreach & Scrimmage at VA/DC FLL Championship

James Madison University Harrisonburg, VA

Represent FIRST Chesapeake’s FIRST Tech Challenge Program at the VA-DC FIRST LEGO League Challenge Regional Championship.   DATE:  Sunday, December 11, 2022 LOCATION:  James Madison University -- Harrisonburg, VA   EVENT SCHEDULE: 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM – Load-in/Set-up Period  Unload and set-up FTC field and game elements. Set-up your PIT area and prepare for robot display/demonstration. […]

FTC Dean’s List Nominations Due

The FIRST Chesapeake Region will conduct our 2022-2023 FTC Dean's List Interviews in January, so the deadline for nominations to be submitted is 12/15/2022- you can not nominate anyone after that date. All FTC Dean's List Interviews will be conducted remotely.  Students will be scheduled for interviews between January 7 and January 15. Who is Eligible? Any team member who is in 10th or […]

FTC Scrimmage in Rockville, MD

For FTC teams competing in January/February, this is a great opportunity to practice/test your competition robot prior to Winter Break. Full-size FTC field and FTC Power Play game elements will be available to you at this event. EVENT: FTC Teams Scrimmage HOSTED BY: FTC 19670 Turtles from Rockville, MD and FTC 14607 Robot Uprising from Alexandria, […]

FIRST Robotics Competition Kickoff and Game Reveal

CHARGED UPSM presented by Haas More info TBA Local Kickoff Locales (check back for additions to this list) Wilson High School Kickoff - Washington, DC Northern Virginia Community College Manassas Campus Kickoff - Manassas, VA Peninsula STEM Gym Kickoff - Newport News, VA Virginia Commonwealth University - East and West Hall Kickoff - Richmond, VA