Southwest FTC Scrimmage

FIRST Appalachian Robotics FTC team 7090 cordially invites all FTC Teams to the Southwest FTC Scrimmage on Saturday Oct 29th, 10:00am- 4:00pm

Location:  J. Henry Kegley Meeting Room, Bristol Public Library- 701 Goode Street, Bristol, VA 24201

There will be a costume contest with prizes, and they can accommodate a total of 12 teams.

FIRST Appalachian Robotics is willing to help any teams that are coming in overnight to find a place to stay (there are currently no hotels down town), and to map out some of the many local restaurants for them.

Contact and to register:



FIRST Tech Challenge Meet the Field- Flint Hill

Saturday, November 19, 2016, 09:00am - 02:00pm

Flint Hill School- 3320 Jermantown Rd, Oakton, VA 22124  (Event will take place in the school commons area)

FTC Meet the Field is a chance for all interested FTC teams to test their designs and work on any issues they may have using the actual playing field. Don't forget to bring your robot, tools, laptop, and equipment to this event!

This is a FREE event, but registration is required:

For more information see:

Contact: Michael Snyder



FIRST Tech Challenge Meet the Field- Richmond

Saturday, November 19, 2016, 08:00am - 03:00pm

Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Engineering, 601 W Main St., Richmond, VA 23220

Registration is now open! This is a FREE event, but registration is required.

For more information, see:

Contact: Maureen Carley

Robotics Scrimmage and Open House

When: Monday, November 28, 2016 - 6:00-8:00 pm
Where: Tabb Library (Yorktown, VA)
What: Scrimmage for FIRST Tech Challenge teams and Open House. We are here to tell you all about FIRST Robot Programs, robotics for ages 6-18.
Host: FTC Team 6027 L.E.D. Empire
Why: Robots are awesome!

*Note to teams*- to register for this event, please email us at