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What is FIRST ?

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), founded by inventor Dean Kamen in 1989, is a non-profit organization that promotes the use of technology and engineering through robotics. Students learn not only how to use their science and math skills to build a robot that they will forever be proud of, but also how to work as a team. Learn More...

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About the Team

The Leland Robotics Team is located in the center of the Silicon Valley: San Jose, California. Named after the local Quicksilver mercury mines, the team has participated in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics Competition (FRC) every year since 2005 and will be participating in its fourth FTC (FIRST Tech Challenge) season this year. (more...)

Members and Parents

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FIRST Scholarships

Did you know that FIRST participants are eligible for over $19 million in scholarships?

The Blue Alliance

View live webcasts, team information, event results, and more at The Blue Alliance