Author Archive: tmw2010

It’s Time for TDTs Guess the Game Game!

It’s that time of year again! It’s time for Team Duct Tape’s annual Guess the Game Game!

Keep your eye on the FIRST Tech Challenge blog between now and Ultimate Goal Kick Off on September 12, and give us your best guess for the 2020-21 FIRST Tech Challenge game, based on the clues shared at the blog and teaser video. The guess closest to the actual game, as decided by Florida FIRST Tech Challenge program partner, Hans Wolf, wins a handmade duct tape prize!

Deadline to submit you guess is Friday, September 11.

TDT Intro to CAD Class – July 10-12

As we move to more online programming, one of the our first offerings this summer is a three day “Intro to CAD” class offered by team member, Maalav.  With several students set to graduate this year, we want to make sure everyone is cross trained on as many team roles and skillsets as possible,  especially our new team members.

Our introductory Computer Aided Design class runs July 10-12, 11am to noon each day. Continue reading →

Rising to the FIRST Skystone Challenge: A Season to Remember

Finalist Alliance award

We had a great run during our 12th season, earning our way to the FIRST Tech Challenge Florida State Championship in Jacksonville in February with a Winning Alliance bid, then making it all the way to the finals at State!

Thank you to our great alliance partners at State:

  • 9779 PIEaters (Captain)
  • 12600 Hadron Knights

and congratulations to the Winning Alliance:

  • 6433 Neutrinos
  • 4997 Masquerade
  • 7321 Charlotte Surge

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