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NCaFLL 2006
(Northern California FIRST LEGO League)



2006 Northern California FLL Championship Tournament
Saturday Jan 20, 2007
San Jose City College
directions and schedule below

Results The results for the 2006 NCaFLL Championship Tournament are available here.

2006 NanoQuest Season Sponsors


  Los Altos Robotics

Team Details

64 Teams      Finish your team registration.   

updated Jan 8, 2007  : What to Expect      Dec 28, 2006  What to Bring Checklist
updated Jan 8, 2007   Alliance Round
Tournament Souvenirs

FLL Release of Liability Consent Form    updated Nov06


The Robot Competition is free and open to the public
Saturday, 20 January 2007

8:45 am Opening Ceremony
9 am - noon Robot Competition in Main Gym
12- 1pm Lunch Break - FRC Demo
1 - 4:30pm Robot Competition in Main Gym
4:45 pm Team Allliance Round
5:15 pm Closing Ceremony

Highly Detailed Tournament Schedule

Tournament Souvenirs


San Jose City College Competition in Main Gym
2100 Moorpark Ave.
San Jose, CA 95128
Full Campus Map (PDF, JPG)       Detailed Map JPG

Enter from Moorpark or Leigh Ave   GoogleMaps, Mapquest, Yahoo!Maps

Full Campus Map - JPEG, PDF     Detailed Map JPEG

I-280 South to Campbell/Winchester Blvd exit. Turn left onto Moorpark Avenue. At Leland Avenue light, turn right into campus - head towards the left (east) to parking lot.

From Morgan Hill: I-280 North to Leigh Ave/Bascom Ave exit. Continue on Parkmoor Ave and turn left onto S. Bascom Ave and then left onto Moorpark. Turn right at the Leland Avenue light into campus - head towards the left (east) to parking lot.

From Richmond: I-880 South to San Carlos/Stevens Creek exit and continue east to San Carlos. Turn right at 2nd light onto Bascom Avenue and then left onto Moorpack Ave. Turn right at the Leland Avenue light into campus - head towards the left (east) to parking lot.

Free Parking All lots on campus are available to park for free - we recommend using the lots on the NORTHEAST corner of the campus (Leigh Ave side). The staff parking lot on Moorpark directly in front of the GE buildings is reserved for our judges and referees and is not available for team, general volunteer or visitor parking.

San Jose Mercury News story  by Dean Takahashi (18dec06)
Tri-City Voice story by Joe Sagamond (26dec06)
Los Gatos Weekly-Times story by Michele Tjin (17jan07)

(MS Word doc)  2006 Press Release

Tournament Awards

We will be giving out the following awards:
Director's Award 1st , 2nd, 3rd
Robot Performance 1st , 2nd, 3rd
  Teamwork   1st , 2nd, 3rd
  Research Presentation 1st , 2nd, 3rd
  Robot Design 1st , 2nd, 3rd
  Judge's Award
  Rookie Team Award
We may award the following optional trophies:
  Outstanding Volunteer Award
  Outstanding Mentor/Coach Award
  Playing At Learning FLL Outreach Award

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Qualifying Tournaments Date Results
Los Altos - Loyola
Los Altos - Oak
Fremont - Mission San Jose HS
Sacramento - Sam Brannan
Richmond - DeAnza HS
San Jose Unified - Gunderson HS
Hillsborough - Nueva School
San Jose - Valley Christian
Google Mountain View
San Francisco - Randall Museum


Additional Resources

Kickoff Slides (pdf)    Kickoff Video 84 min (hosted by Google Video)
NanoQuest Video Library   (hosted by Univ. of Notre Dame)

       LEGO Mindstorms NXT links:  
                    FLL     LEGO Education     LEGO     nxtbot.com     fll-freak.com



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