Greetings Florida FTC Teams, Coaches, Volunteers, and Sponsors:

Happy Thanksgiving and we have two more months of Florida FTC league events. Please make sure that you register and attend the league meets and the league championship.  You must attend a league championship to obtain a bid to the Florida Championship. The following are the topics covered this Florida FTC newsletter and provide information about our Florida FTC season:

1.                  Florida Championship Lottery

2.                  Number of Teams Attending Florida Championship from Each League

3.                  State Championship Volunteers Needed

4.                  Dean’s List Nominations (Repeat)

5.                  League Rankings Published on Florida FTC Website (Repeat)

Greetings Florida FTC Teams, Coaches, Volunteers, and Sponsors:

I hope that everyone has been busy designing and building your robots in preparation for your first event. All of your league volunteers are busy preparing for those initial events and that is the primary focus of this Florida FTC newsletter.  This email contains information that will help you prepare for the season. The following are the topics covered this Florida FTC newsletter:

1.                  Registering for Events

2.                  Important 2019-20 Season Rule Changes (Repeat)

3.                  Dean’s List Nominations

4.                  Help with Identifying Game Elements with a Camera – Tensor Flow

Greetings Florida FTC Teams, Coaches, Volunteers, and Sponsors:

All of the Florida FTC kick-off events have been confirmed and we are ready to kick-off the 13th Florida FTC season.  The Florida FTC kick-off events will have a number of workshops that will help your team prepare for the season as well as some giveaways to the first teams to show up at the event on Saturday. If you are not able to attend one of the Florida FTC kick-off events, you can always participate in the FIRST online event that will be held at the Qualcomm campus in California. The remainder of this email newsletter includes more information about the FIRST

1.            FIRST Online Kick-off Event

2.            Florida FTC Kick-off Event Locations and Schedules

 

Greetings Florida FTC Teams, Coaches, Volunteers, and Sponsors:

Welcome to the thirteenth Florida FTC season (2019-20 season). FIRST team registration is open and the Florida leagues have already started identifying locations for your league events.  The SKYSTONE game announcement will be on September 7, 2019 and the SKYSTONE Teaser can be seen on the following FIRST web page: https://www.firstinspires.org/robotics/ftc/game-and-season. The primary purpose for this email is to provide you more information about the upcoming FTC Kick-off events that will be hosted throughout the state. 

It is never too late to start your engineering notebook and adding team outreach events to build your first steps toward winning the Inspire Award at your League Championship and the Florida Championship.  A great place to start earning your Gracious Professionalism points is to attend a kick-off event and help mentor our Florida rookie teams. Please read the details of this email newsletter to learn more about how you can help support our kick-off events. Please make sure you read the details about the Florida FTC Kick-off events and information about team grants:

1.            September 7, 2019 Kick-off Event Locations

2.            Contribute to our Kick-off Event Workshops

3.            Grant Information

 

FTC Season kick-off is only 2 ½ weeks from today and we do have a number of kick-off event scheduled throughout the state. I encourage all teams to attend an event as we will be giving away game scoring elements to the first teams that arrive at those events.  You can find out more about our kick-off event locations by visiting the following web page: http://ftc.flfirst.org/index.php/season/events

The following are the topics covered this Florida FTC newsletter:

1.                  Important 2019-20 Season Rule Changes

2.                  Registering for Events

3.                  Contribute to our Kick-off Event Workshops (Repeat)