VA/DC Rules and Guidelines

Updated Wednesday, November 7, 2019

What's New with City Shaper ?

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What's New in VA-DC ?

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Judging Guidelines

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Tournament Guidelines

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Team Information Sheet

Please bring four (4) copies of your Team Information Sheet to a VA/DC event.

Consent & Release Form

Please bring these forms for each team member or print out the list from FIRSTinspires.org if the team has done it electronically.

Members who were not 9 years old as of January 1st, 2019 may not be able to register online but can still participate by bringing a paper copy to the event.

VA/ DC FIRST LEGO League
Coaches Webinar

Here is a recording of the webinar held for coaches.  This recording was made on Wednesday, October 16th, 2019.

For those that were on the call: If you posted a question to the chat room or Q&A, those records were not able to be recovered. If you would like to resend your question, please email it to Kaitlin Ilnitzki at ilnitzks@jmu.edu

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