Not rendering correctly? View this email as a web page here.
Hello Friend,
 
Deadline Approaching! 2017 Drive Base Option for Veteran Teams:  The drive base kit option is open right now for veteran teams. This option closes at 12:00 PM (noon) Eastern Time on Tuesday, October 10th.Teams that do not ‘opt out’ of receiving the drive base kit by this deadline will receive the drive base kit. Teams who do opt out of the drive base by the deadline will receive a $450 AndyMark voucher in place of the drive base. For more information about this option please check out this blog 
 
Robot Transportation Exemption Requests: We are continuing the Robot Transportation Exemption program in 2018, which allows teams to request assistance in shipping their robots to Regional events (if transporting their robot to the event themselves would be a hardship). For information on the criteria, along with how to apply for a Robot Transportation Exemption, visitthe Robot Transportation page. 
 
Get your FIRST® gear (on sale now)! Want to get your hands on official FIRST merch at unbelievably low prices? Check out this Marketplace for FIRST direct link to a deep discount, clearance page offering many fantastic FIRST-branded items. FIRST gear makes a perfect gift for your #stemsquad on holidays, birthdays, graduations…or maybe just a treat for yourself! Don’t wait to take advantage of these great savings!  
 
Kit and Kickoff Registration opens on October 12th at 12:00 PM (noon) Eastern Time. Visit the Season Calendar to find all registration open and close dates for the 2018 POWER UPSM season. 
 
FIRST Alumni Spotlight: We caught up with FIRST Alum Peyton Fitzgerald, to learn about his FIRST experience in our latest Alumni Update. Are you or someone you know a FIRST Alum? Share your story and you may be featured in a future Alumni Spotlight 

As always, we are here to help. Please contact our Customer Support Team with any questions, or if you need help, visit our "Contact Us" webpage:

Contact Us

Sincerely,

FIRST® Robotics Competition Team Support

603.666.3906 x 0  |  firstroboticscompetition@firstinspires.org  |  www.firstinspires.org


facebook logo twitter logo youtube logo instagram logo snapchat logo pinterest logo linkedin logo donate

FIRST-ProgramColorBar-thin-arrows.jpg