FIRST Robotics

(4/26/13) More than 12,000 K-12 students from around the country, and around the globe, are gathered this weekend at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis for the FIRST Robotics Championship. Teams compete in different classes with robots they've built from the ground up over the past several weeks to perform different assigned tasks, like shooting a frisbee through a small slot or dragging themselves up a wall. (Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume)

Robotics Students Descend on St. Louis

The U.S. FIRST event returns to the Edward Jones Dome and America’s Center downtown for the fourth straight year starting on Thursday.

04/24/2014

Photo: KMOX/Doug McElvein

Area Students Among Winners in Robotics Competition

The Robotic team from Clayton High School was part of an alliance along with teams from Camdenton Missouri and Huntington County Indiana that captured the St Louis FIRST Robotics Regional Championship competition held this weekend at Chaifetz Arena.

03/15/2014

(4/26/13) More than 12,000 K-12 students from around the country, and around the globe, are gathered this weekend at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis for the FIRST Robotics Championship. Teams compete in different classes with robots they've built from the ground up over the past several weeks to perform different assigned tasks, like shooting a frisbee through a small slot or dragging themselves up a wall. (Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume)

FIRST Robotics Teaches Students Leadership, Innovation

Competition opened in the FIRST Robotics Regionals, featuring teams of high schoolers from throughout the Midwest showing off what their home-made robots can do.

03/14/2014

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The FIRST Robotics Regional Is On!

FIRST FRC is coming back to town!

03/14/2014

4/26/13-More than 12,000 K-12 students from around the country, and around the globe, gathered at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis for the FIRST Robotics Championship. Teams compete in different classes with robots they've built from the ground up over the past several weeks to perform different assigned tasks, like shooting a frisbee through a small slot or dragging themselves up a wall. Dean Kamen, the man responsible for inventing the Segway, launched the FIRST Robotics Championship in the late 1980's and often referred to them as the "Super Bowl of smarts". (KMOX/Brett Blume)

FIRST Robotics Championships Will Stay in St. Louis

An international high school robotics competition has chosen St. Louis, once again, to host its annual robotics Championship.

09/30/2013

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Doug’s Thoughts

The FIRST Robotics Competition Is Over Now

04/30/2013

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TIAM: The World FIRST Robotics Competition Begins Today

Come see the robots run for FREE!

04/24/2013

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The FIRST Championship Is Here

The kids are coming to town!

04/23/2013

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Doug’s Thoughts

FIRST Robotics returns to St. Louis.

04/23/2013

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FIRST Robotics Is Gearing Up Once Again!

Thousands of talented young boys and girls are building and operating their robotics in spirited competition here in the Midwest. It’s my pleasure to once again judge in the upcoming FTC Qualifier that will be […]

12/07/2012

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