Registration for FIRST Tech Challenge is CLOSED. Registration for FIRST Lego League will close Oct 18, 2019.

During regsitration, please ensure you generate your invoice. Payments accepted are VISA/MASTER CARD, DISCOVER, PURCHASE ORDER or CHECK.

Upcoming Events in the RGV

Sat 16

Edison League Meet 2

November 16 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Organizers: Mission CISD and FIRST RGV, INC.
Sat 16

Qualifier 2 – Canceled

November 16 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.
Sat 16

Tesla League Meet 2

November 16 @ 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.
Sat 23

Bell League Meet 1

November 23 @ 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Organizers: FIRST RGV, INC. and Sharyland ISD
Mon 25

Birthday Celebration for FIRST RGV

November 25 @ 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
Sat 30

Laredo League Meet 1

November 30
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.

Summer Robotics League

We are excited to announce a robotics summer league that starts registering in April, 2020. This is limited to the first 32 teams. This is open for FIRST Lego League and FIRST Tech Challenge. This will be using “HydroDynamics” and “Velocity Vortex” challenges.

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Important Dates for 2019-2020

Registration Opens:       May 7, 2019

Invoices Generated:       August 20, 2019

FLL / FTC Kickoff Event: September 7, 2019

Registration Closes:       October 15, 2019

Payments Due:                October 28, 2019

* This schedule is for FLL Jr / FLL and FTC only.

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Team Submitted News

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  • Thank you for your service and dedication to keep us free! #veteransday
    Thank you for your service and dedication to keep us free! #veteransday
  • We had a lot of fun Saturday in Donna for the Hawking and Curie League Meets and hope you all did too. 🤖❤️ #SkyStone #FIRSTRISE #WEAREFIRST
    We had a lot of fun Saturday in Donna for the Hawking and Curie League Meets and hope you all did too. 🤖❤️ #SkyStone #FIRSTRISE #WEAREFIRST
  • Victor ran out of gas at the end of the day. 😂😂😂 Dont worry he will be ready for this coming weekend.
    Victor ran out of gas at the end of the day. 😂😂😂 Dont worry he will be ready for this coming weekend.
  • @hcisd robotics teams today. 🎉⚙️👨🏻‍💻🤖
    @hcisd robotics teams today. 🎉⚙️👨🏻‍💻🤖
  • @brownsvilleisd CTE Director J Chavez with his teams.  #SkyStone #FTC
    @brownsvilleisd CTE Director J Chavez with his teams. #SkyStone #FTC

FIRST Tech Challenge League Information

Each metro league will consist of approximately 32 teams. Advancement will be based on total number of teams competing in each leagues League Tournament. Advancement will be based on official FIRST advancement criteria. Links below are direct links to FTC SCORES website or manual reports from our official scoring systems.

Bell

Laredo

South Regionals

FIRST Lego League Qualifier Information

Each FIRST Lego League team registered in the Rio Grande Valley will be expected to attend one official qualifier. During this event, teams will compete on the table challenge and participate in judging sessions to identify possible potential for awards. Decisions by the judging panel is final. Coaches are expected to know the scoring and judging process. If the team fails to attend their qualifier, they forfeit their opportunity to compete.