FIRST® LEGO® League competition action continues to heat up this summer at Invitational and Open Championship events around the world.

Today, we’re highlighting the first three of six events – the Razorback Invitational, LEGOLAND® North American Open, and Open European Championship, all of which took place in May.

Razorback Invitational – Fayetteville, AR, USA

The Razorback Invitational took place at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, AR, on May 18-21. The event was hosted by the Freshman Engineering Program at the University of Arkansas, and had a big turnout, with 72 teams from 10 countries in attendance!

Congratulations to Team Choco Cows from Modlin, Israel, who won the Champion’s Award at the event. Check out the full awards list here: https://fllrazorback.com/awards/, and visit the event’s Facebook page for photos from the event. https://www.facebook.com/pg/FLLRazorbackInvitational.

LEGOLAND North American Open – Carlsbad, CA, USA

60+ teams participated in the sixth annual North American Open Championship at LEGOLAND California on May 19-21st. Check out a gallery of photos from the event here: http://scrleague.weebly.com/2017-north-american-open.html.

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Teams enjoying the Southern California weather (photo courtesy of the Southern California Robotics League).

Open European Championship – Aarhus, Denmark

The Open European Championship, held in Aarhus, Denmark on May 25-28, hosted 119 teams from over 50 countries! Our #STEMSquad was in full force at the event’s closing ceremony and was featured in this video:  https://www.facebook.com/FLLOEC2017Aarhus/videos/1676141256028154/. 

Congratulations to all the teams that participated in the event! Check out the full awards list for the Open European Championship here: https://flloec2017.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/FLLOECAwards.pdf.

Stay tuned for recaps on the International Open Championship, Open European Championship, and Asia Pacific Open later this summer.