*Please check back in late summer for 2022-2023 FTC Team registration instructions.*


 FIRST Chesapeake invoices are usually sent out September 1 and payments are due by mid-October.  

The registration fee entitles a team to compete at two seasonal qualifier events. Teams will not be allowed to register for any of the seasonal events until this payment is received and your team has completed payment of the $295 team participation fee in your FIRST Inspires dashboard.


2021-2022 Registration Fee Schedule *subject to change for 2022-23*

$300- Registration fee for 2 seasonal qualifier events

$150- Additional plays beyond the first 2

$350- FIRST Tech Challenge Championship


 Event preferencing will open mid-October for any teams that have paid for the season's events. 



If your team does not receive an invoice in early September, please email  for assistance.


Please use the PayPal link provided in your invoice to make payment via credit card. A PayPal account isn’t required for payment. While we prefer payments by credit card, if you need to pay by check, send your payment to: 

FIRST Chesapeake Accounts Receivable
2101 Maywill St.
Richmond, VA 23230

(Make sure to add your team # and invoice # on the check's memo line!)


Inclement Weather


In case of Inclement Weather the day of
a FIRST Chesapeake Event,
Please call (804) 404-6653
after 5am for updates