Norwich will again host the FIRST® LEGO® League “sports for the mind,” a national robotics competition for 9- to 14-year-olds. The regional qualifying tournament will be held on Sunday, November 16, 2104. Using LEGO MINDSTORMS® technologies and LEGO bricks, teams will showcase the results of weeks of intense preparation and compete in thrilling robot matches.
The tournament takes place at Norwich University’s Plumley Armory in Northfield, Vermont. The event is free and open to the public. Spectators are most welcome.

Events are scheduled throughout the day:

  • Pre-registered team arrival | 8:00 am
  • Opening remarks | 9:00 am
  • Robot matches start | 9:40 am
  • Remaining judged events | 10:20 am
  • Lunch break | 12:00-12:30 pm
  • Matches conclude | 3:00 pm (approximately)
  • Awards ceremony | 3:30 pm (approximately)

Norwich campus visits and other exhibits begin after lunch. The schedule is approximate and subject to change.

For more information, contact Prof. David Feinauer, 802.485.3279,

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