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 26

Edison League Meet 1

October 26 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Organizers: FIRST RGV, INC.
9563209311
and Mission ISD
Sat 26

Curie League Meet 1

October 26 @ 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Organizer: Mission ISD
Nov 02

Qualifier 1

November 2 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.
9563209311
Nov 02

Tesla League Meet 1

November 2 @ 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.
9563209311
Nov 09

FLL Scrimmage for HCISD

November 9
Organizer: Harlingen CISD
(956) 430-9500
Nov 09

Hawking League Meet 2

November 9 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Organizers: FIRST RGV, INC.
9563209311
and Donna ISD

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

Instagram Pictures

  • Thank you all for making Hawking League Meet 1 amazing.  We ❤️ to see you learning with 🤖 while having fun! - Jason Arms
    Thank you all for making Hawking League Meet 1 amazing. We ❤️ to see you learning with 🤖 while having fun! - Jason Arms
  • Congrats to @tech_serpents for finishing #1 for the day during the Hawking League Meet 1.  Great work and we are proud of you.  #SkyStone
    Congrats to @tech_serpents for finishing #1 for the day during the Hawking League Meet 1. Great work and we are proud of you. #SkyStone
  • #RGV teams getting it done this season.
    #RGV teams getting it done this season.
  • Eddie helping to answer questions for La Joya 17563 #FTC team.  #FIRSTVISTA
    Eddie helping to answer questions for La Joya 17563 #FTC team. #FIRSTVISTA
  • Eddie and Victor helping out tonight at the Vanguard Academy fundraiser in Pharr.  Thanks Peter Piper Pizza for hosting our robotics teams tonight.
    Eddie and Victor helping out tonight at the Vanguard Academy fundraiser in Pharr. Thanks Peter Piper Pizza for hosting our robotics teams tonight.
  • Our new partner field for #SkyStone at Brownsville ISD is being setup today.  This resource will serve all the teams in the Brownsville area.  #WeAreFIRST #OMGrobots
    Our new partner field for #SkyStone at Brownsville ISD is being setup today. This resource will serve all the teams in the Brownsville area. #WeAreFIRST #OMGrobots

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.