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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After a second independent FIRST Robotcs Competition in Kansas City in two weeks, the Greater Kansas City Regional has advanced 7 teams, 5 of which are local. The five local advancing teams include Team 1775 Tigerbytes of Lincoln Preparatory High School in Kansas City, Mo., 1986 Team Titanium of... Read More

Two area FIRST Tech Challenge teams have made it through 3 levels of competition succeeding at the local (Kansas City), state (Rolla, MO), and super regional (Athens, GA) levels to advance to the FIRST Worlds Championship in Houston, TX.  Congratulations to these teams: Team 3409 Astromechs of... Read More

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