Hall of Fame Blog

The FIRST Hall of Fame blog shares information and celebrates with the FIRST community.

2021 Chairman’s Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2021 FIRST Robotics Competition CCA, Finalist, RCA and District Chairman's Award Winners! ! We mean this sincerely, since we understand and appreciate the time, effort, and resources that are required to earn the Chairman's Award. No matter at...

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Zack Piper, 2834 Allaire Medalist

Hall of Fame Allaire Medalist 2018 What is the Allaire Medal?  The Championship Chairman’s Award winning teams choose 1-2 students who best embody the spirit of FIRST within the team.  The team honors these students with the Allaire Medal, in honor of Paul A....

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Your Virtual Chairman’s Chat Questions Answered.

Learn why the Chairman’s Award should matter to your team. Each year teams attending the FIRST World Championships have had the opportunity to engage with FIRST Hall of Fame teams and Chairman’s Judges in a panel forum to ask questions about the chairman’s rules, best...

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Mentor Engagement During a Global Pandemic

Everything is different. Unnatural. Unreal. As the months have dragged on during the COVID-19 pandemic, the demands pulling on our mentors’ time and attention have shifted. Concerns about school, family, work, mental health as well as physical, have diverted the...

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How Hall of Fame Teams are Meeting the Challenges of COVID-19

Just like all of the other FIRST teams around the world, FIRST Hall of Fame teams are working to navigate new circumstances to create all new paths and definitions for a successful season. Students and mentors are working with new challenges and restrictions within...

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2020 Chairman’s Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2020 FIRST Robotics Competition RCA and District Chairman's Award Winners!  We mean this sincerely, since we understand and appreciate the time, effort, and resources that are required to earn the Chairman's Award. No matter at what level your...

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