Kickoff Info

The Buckeye Regional Planning Committee will hold its annual FIRST Robotics Competition local kickoff event on January 4, 2014 at:

Cuyahoga Community College
Unified Technologies Center
2415 Woodland Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44115

For questions or more information, please contact the Kickoff Coordinator, Mary Kay Bitterman.

Parking is free for the Saturday event. It is recommended to park in Lot 7, adjacent to the Unified Technologies Center or Lot 1 nearby. Teams picking up Kits of Parts should come prepared with a hand truck to transport the heavy kits to their vehicles.
Map of the Cuyahoga Community College Metro Campus

Team registration is required to attend. However, anyone may view the NASA-televised event from FRC Headquarters in Manchester, NH, from NASA's Robotics Alliance Project website.

The local kickoff schedule is as follows:*

Saturday, January 4, 2014

  9:00 AM
  9:30 AM   -   10:15 AM
10:30 AM   -   12:00 PM
12:00 PM

  3:00 PM
Doors open
Welcome and guest speakers
FIRST kickoff broacast
Pick-up Kit of Parts
Breakout rooms available for strategy sessions
Event concludes

* Schedule subject to change.

We would like to thank all of the teams that participated in this year's kickoff event:

Team Number Team Name Location
120 Cleveland Metropolitan School District Cleveland, OH
291 Erie School District Erie, PA
379 Girard High School Girard, OH
695 Beachwood High School Beachwood, OH
1001 Charles F. Brush High School Lyndhurst, Oh
1248 Berea-Midpark High School Middleburg Heights, OH
1308 St. Ignatius High School Cleveland, OH
1590 Lorain High School Lorain, OH
1787 Orange High School Pepper Pike, OH
2172 St. Edward High School Lakewood, OH
2252 EHOVE Career Center Milan, OH
2399 Hathaway Brown School Shaker Heights, OH
2603 Highland High School Medina, OH
2632 Amherst Steele High School Amherst, OH
3356 MC2STEM High School Eaton, OH
4119 Avon High School Avon, OH
4121 North Canton City Schools Hoover North Canton, OH
4142 Avon Lake High School Avon Lake, OH
4601 Canfield High School Canfield, OH
4675 North Olmsted High School North Olmsted, OH
4780 Parma Community High Parma, OH
5077 Cardinal Mooney High School Youngstown, OH
5249 Revere Local Schools Richfield , OH