FIRST LEGO League CHALLENGE Championship Registration
Acadia Robotics Championships February 2024
This information is for registered teams.
Things to do and team information to prepare before Acadia Championship:
- A cheque made payable to Acadia University - $175.00
- MAIL to Acadia before December 15th, 2023 NOTE: Registration fees are NON-REFUNDABLE
- Sign an Acadia Release form for every participant (including coaches)
- download a paper copy of Acadia's Release Form. Mail, email, or fax to Acadia by December 31st, 2023.
- 2023-24 season: A FIRST Release Form, is required and must be completed online by inviting the parents
- Robot Design Executive Summary (recommended for Acadia University Championship)
- Download sheet - you are not required to pass anything in to Judges.
- Please review FIRST's Core Values. In the judging session, you team will be asked questions relating to Teamwork and the Core Values of FIRST. Core Values judging is part of your team's day at our championship, judging doesn't just happen in the judging rooms. Our judges are on the look out for teams that showcase the FIRST Core Values all day.
|REGISTRATION FOR THE 2023-2024 Season is now CLOSED
The Robotics season is now underway! This year's theme is MASTERPIECE®!
FIRST LEGO League Challenge Team Registration is now closed.
Interested in starting a new FIRST LEGO League CHALLENGE team?
Register your team here:
Choose "log in" from the website: https://www.firstinspires.org/
Follow the detailed online instructions.
If you have any problems, please email: email@example.com
Helpful hints for REGISTERING A TEAM:
- Each team is required to have TWO SCREENED adult coaches. Coach screening (Youth Protection Program) is done through the FIRSTInspires registration process (at no cost).
- Ordering robot kits and field set up kits can happen as soon as you have two coaches registered in the system and pay the team registration fee.
- Once both coaches are screened you can then invite team members to join your team.
If coaches have online release troubles, please contact Jenna Watson-Findley
PAYMENT: Please use this information as a guide.
- PAY REGISTRATION with FIRST LEGO League. The link to pricing information: http://www.firstinspires.org/robotics/fll/cost-and-registration (Registration cost is $225 USD plus $42 USD for shipping of print material. Registration fees can be paid online by Visa). Updated: May 29, 2021.
- Teams will need to order the Challenge Set after they pay their registration fee, details on cost is provided after registration is paid. Teams will contact Spectrum Education Supplies to order their challenge kits at a cost of $75 USD.
- Teams are required to use LEGO robot kits: EV3 Mindstorms, SPIKE PRIME, or the older NXT kits.
Other Costs and Qualifiers:
- For official table building instructions and other resources: http://www.firstinspires.org/resource-library (Estimated cost to build is $80)
- Each of the 5 Nova Scotia Community Colleges (NSCC) will host a Qualifying Event in November and December. You register your team for this qualifier through the Acadia Robotics website http://robots.acadiau.ca/fll-infoqualifiers.html You will attend the qualifier at a NSCC campus located nearest you. There may be a fee for these regional competitions, details will be provide by the NSCC regional coordinator. In the past, the cost is a $100 refundable cheque to the NSCC Campus (a deposit to secure your spot).
- Registration for the qualifiers will take place around the beginning of October. Click here for the dates of the qualifiers nearest you http://robots.acadiau.ca/fll-infoqualifiers.html
Acadia Robotics FLL Challenge Championship in February – Fee $175. At which time, you can make any name changes.