Bacon

Our Team

FIRST: For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology

Vision
“To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology heroes.”  – Dean Kamen, Founder

Mission
Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.

 To learn more about the FIRST please visit: www.firstinspires.org

FIRST Programs

 Teams We Have Mentored Or Collaborated With: 

FIRST LEGO League Teams 

  • RoboBacon
  • Neon Bytes – Osceola
  • Black Knights – Orlando
  • Maximum Ice – Orlando
  • Bacon Bits – Orlando
  • S.W.A.T. – Orlando
  • Return of the Bacon
  • Bacon’s Lego Team
  • Legonators – Groveland 
  • Xploding Brix
  • Baconators
  • BLTs
  • Bacon Builders

FIRST Tech Challenge Teams

  • Freezer Burn – Central Florida
  • Built And Dangerous – Longwood

FIRST Robotics Competition Teams

  • The RoboTicks (408) – Pompano Beach, FL
  • Motor Monkeys (665) – Oakridge HS, Orlando, FL
  • Team Banana (945) – Colonial HS, Orlando, FL
  • TechTigers (1251) – Coconut Creek, FL
  • 12 Volt Bolt (1557) – Eustis, FL
  • Lakerbotics (1649) – Windemere, FL
  • WiredCats (2415) – Atlanta, GA
  • RadioActive Roaches (2556) – Niceville, FL
  • Built And Dangerous (2757) – Lyman HS, Longwood, FL
  • Knight & Nerdy (2797) – Clermont, FL
  • The Jokers (4024) – Trinity Prep, Winter Park,  FL
  • InZombiacs (4064) – Ocala, FL
  • Bulls (4706) – Miami, FL (Highest Rookie Seed at 2013 South Florida Regional)
  • Bangarang (4833) – Timbercreek HS, Orlando, FL
  • GRA-V (5816) – Mid Florida Tech, Orlando, FL
  • Tallahassee Team