What is the FIRST Robotics Competition?

The FIRST Robotics Competition is a national high-school level event held every year, where teams of students come together to compete with their custom built robots in a unique game, which is different for each season. Teams are competing with and against each other, showing off technical skills used in the field of robotics, including but not limited to, mecahnical design, electrical engineering, programming, graphic design, social marketing and strategy.

Who are We?

We are The NASA Knights, FRC team 122, a community-based robotics team operating in Hampton, VA.

The team was founded in 1997 by NASA Langley Research Center, starting in a small shop closet before moving to our current location.

Students on the team are a mix of public, private and home-schooled, coming in with a variety of skills and knowledge.

Team Calendar

General Meetings and Outreach Events