There are nearly 20 teams from Florida representing at the 2016 FIRST Championship in St. Louis, MO this week, joining in with 900 teams from nearly 40 countries, to compete in the ultimate Sport for the Mind!
Florida FIRST Robotics Competition at Championship, including three rookies, are:
- 179 Children of the Swamp, Riviera Beach
- 180 S.P.A.M., Stuart
- 233 The Pink Team, Rockledge/Cocoa Beach
- 1065 The Moose,Kissimmee
- 1369 Minotaur, Tampa
- 1902 Exploding Bacon, Orlando
- 2383 Ninjineers, Plantation
- 3932 The Dirty Mechanics, Boca Raton
- 4013 Clockwork Mania , Orlando
- 4592 M3 Mighty Mechanical Mustangs, Hollywood
- 5410 Eaglebotics, Coconut Creek
- 5816 GRA-V, Orlando
- 5842 Royal Robotics, New Port Richey
- 5872 WiredCats, Davie
Five Florida FIRST Tech Challenge teams are competing at the FIRST Championship this year:
- 4997 Masquerade, Tampa
- 4717 Mechromancers, Oviedo
- 6451 Tarpon Robotics, Punta Gorda
- 5070 N.U.T.S., Orlando
- 7477 Super 7, Oviedo
You can root for our Sunshine State teams by following along at the FIRST Championship website at FIRSTChampionship.org , where you can watch both FIRST Robotics Competition and FIRST Tech Challenge matches live.
Follow #FIRSTChamp social stream all week long, send shout-outs to our home teams , along with your favorite stories and memories from the 2016 season. Together, we can #makeitLOUD for a great 2016 FIRST season coast to coast !
Use #FLFIRSTChamps to #makeitLOUD for Florida teams!