FIRST® LEGO® League announces details of its 2013-2014 “NATURE’S FURY SM” Challenge

MANCHESTER, N.H., August 27, 2013 ― In the 2013/14 FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL®) season, children from around the world are tackling an ambitious challenge: to research natural disasters and propose solutions for what can be done when intense natural events meet the places where people work, play, and live. The largest FLL season to date will include 230,000 children, ages 9-16, in more than 80 countries.

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2013 FIRST® Championship on April 24-27, 2013 at the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, Missouri

Please mark your calendar! To assist in your planning, please see the 2013 FIRST Championship Schedule Overview located in the Event Resources section in the ride sidebar of this webpage.

 

2013 FIRST® Championship

Start of four days of FRC competition where the Regional winners from nine countries compete for top honors.

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Five area teams move on from the Greater Kansas City FIRST Robotics Competition to the FIRST Worlds Championship in St. Louis to be held on April 28 and 29.  These teams are: Team Driven from Lee's Summit High School, Ravonics Revolution from Olathe Northwest High School, CTC Inspire from Fort... Read More

Two Kansas City area FIRST Tech Challenge teams advanced from the State Championship over the weekend.  These teams are Team 10173 Ravonics Gemini from Olathe Northwest High School and Team 3409, Astromechs, a team of friends and family from Kansas City MO.  These teams have advanced to the... Read More

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