Colleton Qualifying Tournament

Join us as we celebrate the FIRST LEGO League Into Orbit season presented in South Carolina by Atlas Technologies, Inc. All South Carolina FIRST LEGO League events are open to the public and free to attend. Everyone is welcome to explore the tournament pits where teams display their research Projects and demonstrate their Core Values. Spectators are sure to enjoy the thrill and excitement of the Robot Game where teams compete to score the highest points using LEGO built robots to solve intricate missions. It’s sure to be a fun filled day!

DATE:  November 3, 2018

TIME:  8:00 am – 4:00 pm

LOCATION:  Colleton County Middle School

ADDRESS:  1378 Tuskegee Airmen Drive, Walterboro, SC 29488

VOLUNTEERING:  All South Carolina FIRST LEGO League events are completely ran  by volunteers. Everyone from the check-in staff, the Robot Game queuers, the referees, the judges, on up to the tournament directors volunteer their time. Anybody can make a great volunteer. Volunteers do not need to be an expert in everything FIRST LEGO League. If you’re interested in lending a helping hand, head over to the Volunteering page.

 


SPONSORS

We would like to thank Atlas Technologies, Inc. for being the presenting sponsor of the Hydro Dynamics season in South Carolina.

 


PARTICIPATING TEAMS

The Colleton Qualifying Tournament will host XX teams. Teams must be ranked in the top X Robot Game scores to be considered for Champion’s Award. The top X teams will advance based on their average ranking by the Judges in Core Values, Project and Robot Design, and must finish ranked in the top XX (actual number, not percentage) Robot Game scores at the event.

To be determined

The top thirty percent of the registered teams advance to the state championship. Teams listed in bold advanced to the East State Championship on December 8, 2018 at Philip Simmons High School. A complete description of each award is found on the Tournament Awards page.

 


INFORMATION FOR TEAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR:  Faith Bongiorno

EVENT FEE:  $75 + $3 processing free for any credit card payments

EVENT PAYMENT METHOD:  Colleton Regional Qualifier Payment Page

REQUIRED PAPERWORK:  Team Roster and three copies of a Team Information Sheet (pdf, Word)

Teams should study the Preparing for a FIRST LEGO League Tournament Event and Tournament Checklist pages well in advance of the big day.