Our Team

FIRST: For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology


“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

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 program please visit:

FIRST Programs

  • Jr. FLL:  Junior FIRST  LEGO League, ages 6-9
  • FLL: FIRST LEGO League, ages 9-14
  • FTC: FIRST Tech Challenge : high school age
  • FRC: FIRST Robotics Competition: high school age
 Teams We Have Mentored Or Collaborated With: 

FLL 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

FTC Teams

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

FRC Teams

  • Built And Dangerous – Lyman HS, Longwood, FL
  • Tech Tigers -South Florida
  • Robo Ticks -South Florida
  • InZombiacs, Ocala
  • Wookies of the Year, Trinity Prep
  • Tallahassee Team
  • Radioactive Roaches, Niceville, Florida
  • Motor Monkeys, Oakridge HS, Orlando,FL
  • Bad Wolves, Timbercreek HS, Orlando, FL
  • Bananas, Colonial HS, Orlando, FL
  • Bull, Miami Northwestern Senior HS, Miami, FL (Highest Rookie Seed 2013 South Florida, Regional)