2019-2020 Season Events

Season Event Calendar

Pennsylvania FIRST Tech Challenge Events

Pennsylvania FIRST Tech Challenge calendar of events for the 2019-2020 season are listed in the table below. Unless identified otherwise, these events are managed by Pennsylvania FIRST Robotics. Events marked Team Powered are hosted and managed by a Pennsylvania FTC team.


Date Event Type Event Name Venue / Web Confernencing Location
Sat Sep 7, 2019
10:00 am
Kickoff Pennsylvania FTC Season Kickoff – Philadelphia Temple University
College of Engineering Building
Room 126 Lecture Hall
1947 N 12th St,
Philadelphia, PA 19122
Sat Sep 7, 2019
10:00 am
Kickoff Pennsylvania FTC Season Kickoff – East Penn State Great Valley
Conference Center Building
Auditorium
30 E Swedesford Rd,
Malvern, PA 19355
Sat Sep 7, 2019
10:00 am
Kickoff Pennsylvania FTC Season Kickoff – Central York Country Day School
Ann B. Barshinger Center for the Arts and the Brougher Center for Innovation and Technology
Gymnasium
1000 Indian Rock Dam Road,
York, PA 17403
Sat Sep 7, 2019
10:00 am
Kickoff Pennsylvania FTC Season Kickoff – West McKeesport Area Senior High School
Cafeteria
1960 Eden Park Blvd,
McKeesport, PA 15132
Wed Sep 11, 2019
7:30 pm
Virtual
Workshop
Coaches Call #1 (virtual event complete)
Thu Sep 12, 2019
7:30 pm
Virtual
Workshop
Coaches Call #2 (virtual event complete)
Sat Sep 21, 2019
9:00 am
Team Powered
Workshop
Jump Start! Johnstown University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Living Learning Center
University Room
450 Schoolhouse Rd,
Johnstown, PA 15094
Sat Sep 28, 2019
1:00 pm
Team Powered
Workshop
Build It! Pittsburgh South Fayette Library 515 Millers Run Rd,
South Fayette, PA 15064
Sun Sep 29, 2019
1:00 pm
Team Powered
Workshop
Jump Start! West Chester DePuy Synthes
Cafeteria
1302 Wrights Ln E.,
West Chester, PA 19380
Sat Oct 5, 2019
12:00 pm
Team Powered
Workshop
Build It! Philadelphia Philadelphia High School for Girls
Cafeteria (ground floor)
1400 W Olney Ave,
Philadelphia, PA 19141
Sun Oct 13, 2019
7:00 pm
Webinar Blocks Programming Webinar #1
Introduction & Simple Teleop
(virtual event complete)
Sat Oct 19, 2019 Team Powered
Workshop
Jump Start! Lancaster Lancaster Country Day School
Cafeteria
725 Hamilton Road,
Lancaster, PA 17603
Sun Oct 20, 2019
7:00 pm
Webinar Blocks Programming Webinar #2
Autonomous Programming
(virtual event complete)
Sun Oct 20, 2019
1:00 pm
Team Powered
Workshop
Ready Set Go! West Chester DePuy Synthes
Cafeteria
1302 Wrights Ln E.,
West Chester, PA 19380
Sat Oct 26, 2019
12:00 pm
Team Powered
Workshop
Program It! Philadelphia Academy At Palumbo
Cafeteria
1100 Catharine St,
Philadelphia, PA 19147
Sun Oct 27, 2019
7:00 pm
Webinar Blocks Programming Webinar #3
Debugging Techniques
(virtual event complete)
Sat Nov 2, 2019
8:00 am
Scrimmage Ramp Riot Scrimmage Wissahickon High School
Lower Cafeteria
521 Houston Rd,
Ambler, PA 19002
Sun Nov 3, 2019
7:00 pm
Webinar Blocks Programming Webinar #4
Using Sensors & Vuforia
(virtual event complete)
Sat Nov 9, 2019
10:00 am
Team Powered
Workshop
Drive It! Pittsburgh South Fayette Library 515 Millers Run Rd,
South Fayette, PA 15064
Sat Nov 9, 2019
8:00 am
Team Powered
Scrimmage
Lancaster Scrimmage Lancaster Country Day School
Cafeteria
725 Hamilton Road,
Lancaster, PA 17603
Sun Nov 10, 2019
7:00 pm
Webinar Blocks Programming Webinar #5
Using Functions
(virtual event complete)
Sat Nov 16, 2019
8:00 am
Team Powered
Scrimmage
The Oxford Open Oxford Area High School
Gymnasium
705 Waterway Rd,
Oxford, PA 19363
Sat Nov 23, 2019
8:00 am
Team Powered
Scrimmage
Pittsburgh Area Scrimmage North Catholic High School
Gymnasium
1617 Pennsylvania 228,
Cranberry Twp, PA 16066
Sat Nov 23, 2019
12:00 pm
Team Powered
Workshop
Drive It! Philadelphia Carver Engineering and Science
Cafeteria
1600 W Norris St,
Philadelphia, PA 19121
Sat Dec 7, 2019
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament West Central Pennsylvania Qualifier University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
Wellness Center
Gymnasium
450 Schoolhouse Rd,
Johnstown, PA 15094
Sat Dec 14, 2019
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Hat Tricks Qualifier Hatboro-Horsham High School
Gymnasium
899 Horsham Road,
Horsham, PA 19044
Sat Dec 14, 2019
8:00 am
Team Powered
Scrimmage
Philadelphia Scrimmage Central High School
Gymnasium
1700 West Olney Avenue,
Philadelphia, PA 19141
Sat Jan 11, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Southwestern Pennsylvania Qualifier Eden Hall Upper Elementary School
Auditorium
3900 Bakerstown Rd.,
Gibsonia, PA 15044
Sat Jan 18, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament South Central Pennsylvania Qualifier Penn State York
Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center
Gymnasium
Irving Ave,
York, PA 17403
Sun Jan 19, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Blue and White Qualifier Penn State York
Joe and Rosie Ruhl Student Community Center
Gymnasium
Irving Ave,
York, PA 17403
Sun Jan 26, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Conestoga Qualifier Lancaster Country Day School
Gymnasium
725 Hamilton Road,
Lancaster, PA 17603
Sat Feb 1, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Southeastern Pennsylvania Qualifier Oxford Area High School
Gymnasium
705 Waterway Rd,
Oxford, PA 19363
Sun Feb 2, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Maroon and White Qualifier Oxford Area High School
Gymnasium
705 Waterway Rd,
Oxford, PA 19363
Sat Feb 8, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Philadelphia Qualifier Central High School
Gymnasium
1700 West Olney Avenue,
Philadelphia, PA 19141
Sat Feb 15, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Lehigh Valley Qualifier Emmaus High School
Cafeterias 1 and 2
800 Pine St,
Emmaus, PA 18049
Sun Feb 16, 2020
7:45 am
Qualifying Tournament Green and Gold Qualifier Emmaus High School
Cafeterias 1 and 2
800 Pine St,
Emmaus, PA 18049
Sat Feb 29, 2020 -
Sun Mar 1, 2020
Championship Tournament Pennsylvania FTC Championship Red Lion Area Senior High School
Gymnasium
200 Horace Mann Ave,
Red Lion, PA 17356

FIRST Championships

The 2021 FIRST Championships were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


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