Florida Championship T-shirt Design Contest – This is your opportunity to get a guaranteed invitation to the Florida Championship on March 3-4, 2023. All Florida FTC teams are eligible to submit a volunteer t-shirt design no later than November 30, 2022 and the winner will be announced on by December 30, 2022. The following are the detailed requirements for the t-shirt design:
The winner of the Florida Championship volunteer t-shirt design content will receive an automatic invitation to the Florida Championship (if your team also received an invitation from your league championship than the team will receive a $200 credit to cover the registration fee) and two Rev Robotics t-shirts.
Deadline: October 31, 2022
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North East Florida League Events:
Florida FTC Remote Kick-off – September 10, 2022, at 12:00 noon EDT – The Florida FTC 2022-23 season kick-off event will again be hosted on the FIRST in Florida YouTube channel. The Florida FIRST Tech Challenge Kick-off will start at 12noon EDT and will be available through the following URL link: https://youtu.be/Tr1B8WBvFOQ . The following are the planned topics that will be covered:
This is a reminder that FIRST has already released part 1 of the game manual and coaches/teams are encouraged to start reviewing in preparation for the season kick-off. Part 1 of the game manual can be found on the following FIRST web page: https://www.firstinspires.org/resource-library/ftc/game-and-season-info. Check out the FIRST blog post for a summary of rules changes for the upcoming 2022-2023 season.
The 2002-23 Florida FTC season will end with the Florida Championship on March 3-4, 2023 and will again be hosted at the Advent Field house in Winter Haven, FL. The following is the overall event schedule for the 2022-23 season:
All about SHIVA ATOMATRONS
Shiva Atomatrons was originally a FIRST LEGO League Challenge team. The team did Python programming on their EV3 Robot to accomplish missions in 2019-2020 and won several Robot Design Awards. The team got invited to the Arkansas World Robotics Championship and Japan Open Invitational. As the students in the team grew, the team now has progressed to become a FIRST TECH Challenge team where middle and high schoolers build metal robots.