Slideshow | Robot Jamboree 2013

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Trophies to be award during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Wyatt Loken, 10, left, and Wesley Pierson, 9, add finishing touches to their programed robots at the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Trophies to be award during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Master of Ceremonies Andy Kline announces the start of the robot matches during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday. The Jamboree is sponsored locally by the Juneau Economic Development Council.
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Master of Ceremonies Andy Kline announces the start of the robot matches during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday. The Jamboree is sponsored locally by the Juneau Economic Development Council.
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Students from Mendenhall River Community School's Error! team work on the challenge of building a freestanding structure from drinking straws during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Two teams set their robots on missions on side by side board during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Volunteers wait for teams to sign in for the robot matches during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Students from Riverbend Elementary School's LegoCanoNadoes team listen to the challenge of building a freestanding structure from drinking straws during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Judge Lisa Galante measures the structure built by the Mendenhall River Community School's Error! team during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Nakenna Kotlarov, 10, plays with a balloon during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday. Kotlarov is on the Girl Scouts of Alaska team called Obscure Natural Phenomenon Response Team.
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Parents and team members watch the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Doug Sturm, a coach with the Rowdy Lego Bricks, gives a few pointers between robot matches during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Patrick Jimmerson, left, Zander Kotlarov, Cole Mitchell, and Liam Godfrey, right, celebrate completing their successful missions during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday. Nineteen teams from Juneau, Ketchikan, Skagway and Hoonah participated in the First Lego League competition designed to motivate young people to pursue opportunities in science, technology and engineering.
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Teammates from (untitled_3.rbt)^2 celebrate a completed mission during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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A team member of the Aquabots from Skagway reacts to his robots moves during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Grace Walli, left, Sean Linford, center, and Keelan Cunningham react to a mission gone awry during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Adelie McMillan, left, and Meredith Newman of the Girl Scouts of Alaska's team set up their robot during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Teammates from Rowdy Lego Bricks react to their robot's mission during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Teammates from Ferocious Lego Lovers of the Hoonah Middle School laugh as their robot goes off course during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Alee Sowell, left, and Cody Roomsburg of the Sonic Boom! team react to their robot's mission during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Teammates from the Girl Scouts of Alaska check their scoring with a judge during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Parents and team members watch the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Teammates from Gastineau Frostbytes react to their robot's mission during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Teammates from (untitled_3.rbt)^2 celebrate a completed mission during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Teammates from Rowdy Lego Bricks watch their robot during 7th Annual Robot Jamoree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Competitors high five with judges after receiving their medals at the end of the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Event organizer Rebecca Parks keeps her phone and a hot drink handy during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Competitors high five with judges after receiving their medals at the end of the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Competitors high five with judges after receiving their medals at the end of the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Competitors high five with judges after receiving their medals at the end of the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.

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The 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.

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