SoCal/Greater Los Angeles Updates:
- 49 Advancing Teams and InterLeague Tournament Winners: Link to Post
- Regional Championship: Free to the public, with Opening Ceremonies approx. 10 am (bring safety glasses to visit the pits)
- Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017, Regional Championship — Monrovia High School, 845 W Colorado Blvd, Monrovia, CA 91016 -7 am check-in, 10 am Opening Ceremony, 6-7 pm anticipated end time
- SoCal/LA: Find past score data for each League and InterLeague Tournament at http://bit.ly/LAFTC-scores.
- Worldwide: Find Event Resuls at this link https://standings.firstinspires.org/ftc/Scoring-System-Results.xlsx and scoring system key here at http://www.firstinspires.org/sites/default/files/uploads/resource_library/ftc/2016-2017-season/scoring-system-results-key.pdf
- Worldwide: Find calculations of global team strengths at ftcstats,org
- Team Assignments and Schedule: League Assignments and Schedules — Link Here.
- NEW – Volunteer Training for this Region: http://www.firsttechsocal.org/volunteer/volunteer-training-resources-region/
- Check out the ideas and resources at this Link. . . . and email firstname.lastname@example.org to see if you can get rolling or participate other ways this season to learn the ropes for next year
- alt-NEXT’s W9 link (for those who will need it for POs and for your school)
New Teams? Volunteers? Schools and Districts? Volunteer Now! And Check out FIRST Tech Challenge for next season!
- Events are free to the public. (Bring safety glasses and wear closed-toed shoes if you want to visit the pits.)
- Timeline: We started the season with Kickoff in September, learning about the Velocity Vortex Game. SoCal/LA League Meets started in November and December. For SoCal, all teams advance to an InterLeague Tournament in January or February. (2016-17 League/Hybrid Play Information at this link)
- Season: September Kickoff, November-January Leagues, January-February League Tournaments (1/team), February Regional Championships
- Velocity Vortex Game Basics:
- Game One-Page Description: https://firstinspiresst01.blob.core.windows.net/ftc/vv-one-page.pdf
- Game Materials: http://www.firstinspires.org/resource-library/ftc/game-and-season-info
Two Regions in Southern California
- SoCal/Greater Los Angeles Region— See information below for Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino, Imperial, Ventura, San Luis Obispo, Kern and Santa Barbara Counties.
- San Diego Region Information and Registration — See information at http://www.sdftc.org on League Play and https://www.facebook.com/sandiegoftc/ for updates and details for San Diego County.