TechFire 225 Presents the FIRST Capital Cup

FRC team 225, TechFire, proudly presents our off-season event, the FIRST Capital Cup

When: Saturday, August 10th, 2019 (With Friday Night Load-In and Scrimmage Matches)
Where: Dallastown Area High School - 700 New School Lane, Dallastown, PA 17313
Team Registration Fee: $250
Team and Volunteer Registration: www.firstcapitalcup.com

Team 225, TechFire, is excited to introduce our inaugural off-season event! For 2019, this will be a one day first-come first-serve registration event playing the 2019 FRC game, Destination: Deep Space, with possible rule changes. Our goal is to have every team have a fantastic weekend with some great competitive play to kick off the 2019-2020 school year.

Event Features

  • Friday Night Team Social – Included in Registration Fee
  • Conference Sessions
  • Judged Awards
  • Food Trucks

Registration

We will accept through capacity (approximately 32 teams, but we will try to slot in a few more). Additional teams will be placed on a waiting list. Registration fee is due by July 19th. You will receive instructions on how to pay following registration confirmation via email. For 2019, teams may register additional robots to compete (registration fee is $250 per robot). Second robots will be moved to the waitlist pending space availability.

Timeline

Registration Opens: June 23rd
Payment Due: July 19th
Load In: August 9th
Competition Date: August 10th

Volunteers

We need many volunteers to make FIRST Capital Cup a success! Please fill out the form on www.firstcapitalcup.com if you are interested in volunteering.

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Hi all,

FIRST Capital Cup is coming up this Saturday! Looking forward seeing all the great teams this weekend. We will be broadcasting the event on FIRST Updates Now.

We posted our conferences schedule to www.firstcapitalcup.com. It includes experts in various FRC topics from around the Mid-Atlantic region.

Current team list:
225
225B
316
316B
341
614
747
1495
1495B
1727
1923
1923B
2539
2539B
2559
2607
2607B

Tournament schedule is going to vary based on final team count (likely 4 alliances of 4 or 6-alliance round robin).

The Friday evening social is at a local movie theater! We have two theaters reserved–one for a movie and one for video games. This is included with registration.

Message me for last-minute signups (an update from before–2nd robots are now FREE with registration). Looking forward to seeing everyone there!

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Are the conferences going to be recorded? They sound useful and interesting.

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They will be interesting— :slight_smile: As of this moment though, teams will need to be there in person for the conferences. We’ll see if we can get recordings lined up, but no promises.

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Can’t wait for this weekend!

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Updated team list. Looking forward to seeing everyone this weekend!

225
225B
316
316B
341
614
747
1727
1923
1923B
2539
2539B
2559
2607
2607B

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Playoffs are going on! Check it out at https://www.twitch.tv/firstupdatesnow

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