The 2019 FIRST Global Challenge will be held in Dubai, United Arab Emirates from 24th to 27th October. We hope to see New Zealand represented once again following on from the 2017 and 2018 competitions and will share additional information as it becomes available. For more information about FIRST Global, Visit their website
#FIRSTCHAMP Houston is finished, congratulations to the three Kiwi teams taking part this year. FRC Team 7498 – Wingus & Dingus – who competed in the Roebling division of FRC, and made it through to the quarter finals as part of Alliance 5 along with Team 6364 (Ten Ton Robots), and alliance captain Team 359 […]
Many of you may not be aware that NZ was represented at last years Australian National FTC competition. This was held in Sydney in December with two teams travelling from NZ to compete – 5145 (The Referee’s) and 5110 (Wingus and Dingus). We’d like to congratulate both teams on excellent performances against the Aussies with […]
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NASA are doing a series of talks on the Challenges of Deep Space Travel for FIRST teams to help with your projects. The talks are being hosted here on Tuesdays at 2pm ET (Wednesday 7am NZDT). They are also being recorded for later viewing and I would encourage your teams to watch some of them. […]
We’re excited to announce that New Zealand teams that would like to participate in FTC ROVER RUCKUS have been invited to compete in the Australian competition for the 2018/2019 season. We will be providing local support for teams as needed. To register your team, please complete this form.