Congratulation to team #32829 TechnoDynamics who received the Champion’s Award at the BC FIRST LEGO League Championship held February 3 2018 at St. Margaret’s School in Victoria BC. Continue reading “BC FLL Championship Results”
On Saturday, February 3 2018, St. Margaret’s School will host the BC FIRST LEGO League Championship.
FIRST LEGO League (FLL) introduces young people, ages 9 to 14, to the fun and excitement of science and technology through team-based robotics competitions.
This year’s challenge is called Hydro Dynamics. Teams from all over BC will be coming together at St. Margaret’s School to have their robots judged and compete at the provincial games.
- 8:45 am Doors Open and Registration Starts
- 9:15 am Coaches Meeting
- 9:30 am Opening Ceremonies
- 10:00 am Judging begins
- 10:15 am Robot Runs begin
- 12:45 pm Lunch Break with FIRST Tech Challenge Demo
- 1:30 pm Robot Runs
- 4:00 pm Closing Celebration and Awards
Spectators are welcome at the championship games – which are also a good introduction for those interested in forming their own teams.
There will be rolling robot matches from 10am to 4pm on Saturday, February 3, at St. Margaret’s School, 1080 Lucas Ave, Victoria.
Where: Landsdowne School ( 1765 Landsdowne Rd. Victoria)
Teams will have the opportunity to practice “real” robot runs. There will be judges and extra spectators for the project presentations, so teams can practice their presentation, get feedback from the judges and the spectators, and share their work with more people.
Please use the entrance marked with the black arrow (off Landsdowne Road).
For more information contact Uschi.Leslie@shaw.ca
Here are the awards from the December 3 FLL endorsed tournament in Surrey BC.
|Award||Type of Award||Team Name||Team Number|
|Champions Award 1st place||Trophy||Forces of Atlantis||33968|
|Champions Award 2nd place||Certificate||Spirit Wolves||23309|
|Champions Award 3rd place||Certificate||PARD||23648|
|Robot Performance||Trophy||Gifted Ones||30699|
|Robot Design Award||Certificate||Gifted Ones||30699|
|Mechanical Design Award||Certificate||Gifted Ones||30699|
|Programming Award||Certificate||Alvin and the Chipmunks||31243|
|Strategy & Innovation Award||Certificate||HD Stafford Team Phoenix||29745|
|Research Award||Certificate||The Three Rusty Gears||25220|
|Innovative Solution Award||Certificate||Marvel Institute of Technology (MIT)||32841|
|Core Values Award||Trophy||Hephaestos I||30309|
|Inspiration Award||Certificate||Spirit Wolves||23309|
|Teamwork Award||Certificate||Hephaestos I||30309|
|Gracious Professionalism® Award||Certificate||Hephaestos II||35976|
|Volunteer Award||Certificate||Julie Occleshaw|
9 am Opening Ceremonies,
10:15 Robot Runs,
1:30 Robot Runs,
This endorsed event is open to FIRST LEGO League teams registered with FIRST and will follow all rules for this year’s challenge. Teams will have three robot runs, go through judging (Project, Core Values and Robot Design) and awards will be handed out.
Participating in this event will NOT earn a team a spot in the British Columbia Championships held in February.
Continue reading “FLL Tournament in Surrey”
Victoria Robotics and St. Margaret’s School are running a LEGO MINDSTORMS Robotics camp where girls will learn skills for
building and programming a robot. Each day campers work in small
groups and use camp equipment to build a different robot to complete
that day’s challenges. The camp will be led by the FIX IT robotics
team, a local team that competes internationally in a robotics
competitions. Great opportunity to learn skills for girls on FIRST
LEGO League teams.
Continue reading “Girls Robotics Camp – July 17-21, 2017”
FIRST has released the FLL teaser for next season, the new challenge is called HYDRO DYNAMICS.
Continue reading “FIRST LEGO League 2017-18 Challenge: HYDRO DYNAMICS teaser”
The British Columbia FIRST Lego League Championship was held on February 4 2017. 26 teams competed at St Margaret’s School in Victoria BC.
Continue reading “2017 BC FLL Championship Results”
On Dec. 3, sixteen of the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) teams from the island met for a Scrimmage. The event was hosted by St. Margaret’s, the FLL partner for BC.
Continue reading “Victoria FLL Scrimmage”