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Last updated: Jan 28, 2003
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MASA helps kick off the Inscite Rocket League! (1/28/2003)

  

Minnesota First Lego League State Championship
Benilde-St. Margaret's High School, St. Louis Park

For the 2nd year, MASA is acting as a technical advisor and sponsor for the Inscite Rocket League competition (formerly called Minnesota Rocket League).  Sponsored by the same group as the Lego robotics competitions, this activity is again being organized by MASA member Ted Cochran.  IRL will be open to kids in grades 4 through 9, organized in teams with an adult coach.  They will have a specific mission to accomplish by designing, building, and flying a model rocket.

To help kick-off the 2003 Inscite Rocket League and promote model rocketry, MASA set up a display at the Lego robotics state championships on January 25.  Several MASA members came by to help, exhibit their creations, hand out MRL fliers, and talk to kids and parents.

The MASA members who brought items for display and helped staff the exhibit were:

  • Ted Cochran
  • Alan Estenson
  • Seth Cochran
  • Ed Eastman

Thanks to everybody who helped!  In the coming months, we'll be asking for more assistance from MASA members as we help the IRL.

(Alan Estenson)

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