What kind of practice space does a FIRST® LEGO® League Challenge team need?
Teams need enough space to build and test the robot on the FIRST® LEGO® League Challenge playing field (contained in the Challenge Kit). The playing field is a 8′ x 4′ mat upon which LEGO® pieces and various elements are arranged to create the Challenge missions.
Additional materials (such as two-by-fours) must be purchased separately to build a border around the playing field. Setup can be as simple as clearing an area on the floor, or your team may opt to build an official FIRST® LEGO® League Challenge table (see the Challenge rules for details). Some teams have found it advantageous to share a playing field with other teams in their area.