Files Now Available

Just a few minutes ago, FIRST posted the Game Manual and Other season materials on line (in password protected PDF’s).

Right click here to save files:

KoP Checklists
Gray Tote Checklist
Black Tote Checklist
Drive Base Kit Checklist
Separate Items Checklist

Game Manual

Playing Field Details
Team Drawings
Field Drawings – FIRST POWER UP specific
Field Drawings – Evergreen
Layout and Marking Diagram

All the above are linked from

Cant wait for kickoff: Saturday, January 6, 2018 | 10:00 am – 12:00 pm ET


2018 FRC Control System Software

All FRC Control System Software has been posted and is now available for download. Note that you will need the encryption key from the Kickoff broadcast to access the NI Update Suite to get anything running on a roboRIO, but all other content is unencrypted. You can find a quick guide to what to grab for installation here.

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Welcome Team

Memphis FIRST would like to welcome TEAM 7313 – SBA Eaglebots form Saint Benedict at Auburndale!

Good luck during the Power Up Season!

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Wishing you a year filled with peace, love and robots!

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Apple Engineering Technology Camp (ETC)

Apple Engineering Technology Camp: FIRST is happy to announce that, through our partnership with Apple, we have been asked to nominate FIRST Participants for the 2018 Apple Engineering Technology Camp.

This is a one month, all expenses (including travel) camp held at Apple headquarters in Cupertino, California. FIRST, along with other nonprofit partners, can nominate students with an exceptional interest in technology and software or hardware engineering to attend the camp.

To apply for a nomination:

Students must complete an application by January 5, 2018.
Selected students from this pool will then be invited to apply directly with Apple in mid-January.

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Watch “500 Times” on YouTube

Watch the MechWarriors (FRC Team 4764) entry for the 2017/2018 FIRST Song Parody Competition and please support our local entry by liking the video!

To see the other entries CLICK HERE.

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