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2011 Hawaii FIRST LEGO® Championship

(Honolulu) Hawaii celebrated the culmination of its 7th annual FIRST LEGO® League scholastic robotics season at the State Championship Tournament on Saturday, December 3rd, 2011, at the Neal S. Blaisdell Arena. 56 teams advanced from a field of over 200 teams (ages 9-14) that competed during previous months at 15 district tournaments throughout the State. In addition, over 40 Junior FIRST LEGO® League teams (ages 6-9) showcased their projects and participated in interviews with volunteer judges.

Over 300 volunteers donated their time to help with the Championship planning, not to mention the hundreds of others who worked on the program and district tournaments on 6 different islands throughout the year. Over 2000 students were served this year.

isisHawaii is proud to be included in the list of sponsors who help make this annual event possible: Hawaiian Electric Company, the Robotics Organizing Committee (ROC), Friends of Hawaii Robotics, the City & County of Honolulu, Tesoro Corporation, UH Honolulu Community College Construction Academy, UH College of Engineering, Women in Technology/Maui Economic Development Board, Inc., Strategic Communications Solutions, Booz Allen Hamilton and Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard.

For more information about the HFLL program and Championship Tournament, please visit www.hawaiifll.org.


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