Please note that my comments about team participation are in the context of FLL teams, which have a maximum of 10 members total. Steve On Mon, Nov 14, 2016 at 10:52 PM, VA-DC Referee Advisor <[log in to unmask]> wrote: > The first FLL core value is "We are a team." > > It's perfectly appropriate for your team to show up at the regional > tournament with all the members who are available. We know that people get > sick, family matters take priority, and so on. I've seen teams that had to > do creative adaptations of their project presentations because a member > couldn't come. > > Similarly, it's fine for a team to show up at the Championship with all > the members who are available. It might be different because it's harder > to schedule around obligations on short notice. > > These are not substitutes, they are team members. > > It is not appropriate to bring in new people who haven't been a part of > the team as substitutes. That would probably affect your judging anyway. > > Steve Scherr > Virginia-DC FLL Referee Advisor > > -- To UNSUBSCRIBE or CHANGE your settings, please visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-l.html and select "Join or leave the list". -- VADCFLL administrative announcements are sent via VADCFLL-ANNOUNCEMENTS-L. Visit https://listserv.jmu.edu/archives/vadcfll-ANNOUNCEMENTS-l.html to subscribe.