Registration for FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Lego League is CLOSED for the 2019 – 2020 season.

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

Upcoming Events in the RGV

Thu 12

STEM Community Festival

December 12 @ 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Sat 14
Sat 14

Edison League Meet 3

December 14 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.
Sat 14

Qualifier 4

December 14 @ 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Organizers: FIRST RGV, INC. and McAllen ISD
Sat 14

Tesla League Meet 3

December 14 @ 1:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Organizer: FIRST RGV, INC.
Sat 21

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

  • Thanks @donnaisd for hosting us this weekend 🤖🎉⚙️🏢
    Thanks @donnaisd for hosting us this weekend 🤖🎉⚙️🏢
  • Hawking and Curie League Meet 3 at @donnaisd Donna North HS was a lot of fun fun. Thanks to the FIRST Tech Challenge teams and volunteers. #WeAreFIRST #omgrobots #skystone #texasteams #firstrise #robotics #rgv
    Hawking and Curie League Meet 3 at @donnaisd Donna North HS was a lot of fun fun. Thanks to the FIRST Tech Challenge teams and volunteers. #WeAreFIRST #omgrobots #skystone #texasteams #firstrise #robotics #rgv
  • Alton city manager and police chief visited the #FLLJr team at Cavazos Elementary on Friday.  Thanks for their support! #OMGrobots #WeAreFIRST #boomtownbuild #robotics
    Alton city manager and police chief visited the #FLLJr team at Cavazos Elementary on Friday. Thanks for their support! #OMGrobots #WeAreFIRST #boomtownbuild #robotics
  • Thanks to all the coaches, students and volunteers that made our regional #FLLJr expo a huge success! #omgrobots #boomtownbuild #WeAreFIRST @officialfirstlegoleague
    Thanks to all the coaches, students and volunteers that made our regional #FLLJr expo a huge success! #omgrobots #boomtownbuild #WeAreFIRST @officialfirstlegoleague
  • We had a great regional #FLLJr Expo this weekend.
    We had a great regional #FLLJr Expo this weekend.
  • Mcallen Nikki Rowe #11000
    Mcallen Nikki Rowe #11000

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.

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.