A robotics record! 10 explosive qualifiers launch 40 teams to UK Champs

Team CalderDrones spills the beans on creating an award-winning game-day strategy

Team Ultraviolet’s pointers on becoming an award-winning rookie team

Team Digital Pancakes’ tips for an award-winning season

Team Ground X’s fundraising and outreach tips

A robotics record! 10 explosive qualifiers launch 40 teams to UK Champs

April 18, 2024 by  
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Over 110 teams and counting have showcased 6-months of relentless hard work on the CENTERSTAGE game field across the UK. With a national champs on the horizon for 40 top-notch teams, let’s reminisce over the biggest seat-wriggling and hug-it-out qualifying moments. A few soppy words We’re insanely proud of our teams. Teams, you mastered the […]

Team CalderDrones spills the beans on creating an award-winning game-day strategy

January 23, 2024 by  
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At our recent teams webinar focused on all things Qualifying Tournaments, CalderDrones, 2022-23 National Innovate and Regional Control Award winners, from Liverpool, shared what makes a winning game-day strategy with some top tips to get UK teams fired up for game day. Let’s recap on the genius gems shared with teams: Team Name: CalderDrones Team […]

Team Ultraviolet’s pointers on becoming an award-winning rookie team

January 9, 2024 by  
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At our teams webinar ahead of scrimmages, we were joined by the South West powerhouse team, Ultraviolet, from Bournemouth School for Girls. Regional and national award-winners in their rookie season last year, team Ultraviolet shared their thoughts on how to become a FIRST Tech Challenge UK award-winning team. Let’s hear what they had to say: […]

Team Digital Pancakes’ tips for an award-winning season

October 24, 2023 by  
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At our kick-off webinar, Wednesday 20 September 2023, we invited Scott Buchanan from team Digital Pancakes, UK-344, Friend’s Grammar School, Lisburn to make a real difference in the FIRST UK community by offering his invaluable skills and pearls of wisdom with fellow CENTERSTAGE teams. Having taken part in FIRST Tech Challenge UK for the past […]

Team Ground X’s fundraising and outreach tips

October 24, 2023 by  
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Hit the ground running with team Ground X’s tips and tricks for a successful fundraising and outreach season. On 11 October 2023, we invited the West Midlands Design Award-winning team, Ground X, from Outwood Academy Newbold, to join our in-season webinar. UK-090 team members Samson and Cameron shared their successful approach to fundraising and outreach […]

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