Information for the Nueva FLL Tournament
Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Time: 8am – 5pm
It is important to follow these, because you can only make right-hand turns into and out of the school!
Take Highway 92
Take the Delaware St. exit.
Turn right onto S. Delaware St.
Turn left onto Saratoga Dr.
Turn right onto E. 28th Ave.
Turn right into the school driveway – it’s just after the Bay Meadows Park
Location: The Nueva School’s Upper School Bay Meadows Campus
131 East 28th Ave, San Mateo CA 94403
*Please make sure you have the “East” in the address, or you will end up at the wrong place!
Parking is extremely limited on campus. Please carpool as much as possible!! We also have some tandem parking, so we ask everyone’s cooperation in getting cars in and out.
Things to Bring:
-lunch and snacks for your team
-robot and all your team’s stuff (project-related materials, computer, chargers, etc)
-extension cord and power strip
-Coaches: team roster
Overview for the Team:
Each team will have 1 robot practice round and 3 competition rounds throughout the day. Each team will also go through a judging sequence, where they will visit 3 panels of judges for 10 minutes each: Robot Design, Project, and Core Values. Please note that NO adults will be allowed in the judging rooms.
Timeline of the Day
Pits Open: 8:00
Coaches’ Meeting: 8:30
Opening Ceremonies: 9:00
Judging and Practice Rounds Begin: 9:30
Lunch: 11:30 – 12:30
Please note that there will NOT be any food for sale, so you need to bring lunch and snacks for your team! Also, there can’t be any eating in the gym, but there will be space both in the courtyard and the cafeteria to eat.