Lonnie Johnson Promotes FIRST

Teams who attended the 2017 South Super-Regional had a chance to meet Dr. Lonnie Johnson during the event.  For those of you who missed him, here is an NBC Nightly News segment that he was recently featured in.  Thank you for promoting FIRST, Lonnie!

And now a word from our Title Sponsor…

We are very thankful for the support that Southern Company has provided the FIRST Tech Challenge South Super Regional Championship.  From financial contributions to helping teams repair their robots, Southern Company was there. Here is a link to their promotional video about the 2017 South Super Regional Championship.

Wondering about the Waitlist?

We are getting a lot of questions concerning which of our South Super-Region teams will be advancing via the World Championship Waitlist.  Unfortunately, our team at the South Super-Regional Championship are not involved with the selection process, but we can direct you to the website that provides more information about it.  Please visit the FIRST Tech Challenge World …

Participant Survey

Thank you for being a part of the FIRST Tech Challenge South Super-Regional Championship.  We wanted everyone to have a great experience, and we also want to make next year even better!  So, for those of you who attended the event, we’d really be stoked if you could take a moment to provide us your valuable …

In case you missed touring the South Super-Regional…

Here’s a great video showing the floor of the FIRST Tech Challenge South Super-Regional Championship.   It shows everyone doing their thing: teams in the pits working on robots, being interviewed and hanging out, Don Bossi talking with a team, teams in queue, teams in match play, volunteers all being awesome and working hard.  This …

Awards & Advancements Now Posted

Hey everyone!  We hope you had a great time at the 2017 FIRST Tech Challenge South-Super Regional, presented by Southern Company.  We had a great time putting on this event, and look forward to doing this again next year! Feel free to visit the Awards page to see which teams won which awards, and the …

Team Social Ticket Deadline Extended

Hey everyone!  We just received confirmation from our food supplier that they don’t need a headcount until 48 hours before the Team Social, so we’ve extended the signup deadline to 12:00PM Wednesday, March 22.  Click here to order your tickets!

Team Social Tickets Available until 2PM Today!

If you are planning to purchase Team Social tickets, the deadline is 2:00 PM today.  Don’t miss out!  Visit our Team Social page for more info and to sign up.

“How’s My Team Doing??”

“Does anyone know the scores for my team?  How are they doing? What are they ranked?” These questions come up often during a FIRST Tech Challenge event.  This year, we’re doing our best to help simplify the way you get your answers to these questions.  We’ve teamed up with The Purple Alliance to bring you …