Get Involved!

Join a Team or Want to Start One?

Interested in joining a team? Want to find out more about what it takes to start one from an experienced coach? Click on the email link below based on the type of team that interests you.

We can also help set you up with mentor teams in your community to help get you through your “rookie” year. Want more information about the various team options? Go to the Programs option at the top of the page or click here

Junior FIRST® LEGO® League (Jr.FLL®)

Grades K-3 (ages 6-9)
The excitement of solving real-world challenges with research and imagination. ​

For more information email: [email protected]

FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL®)

Grades 4-8 (ages 9-16; 9-14 in the U.S. and Canada)
Inspiring future scientists and engineers with real-world challenges. ​

For more information email:[email protected]

FIRST® Tech Challenge (FTC®)

Grades 9-12 (ages 14-18)
Building robots with sound engineering practices and rapid prototyping.​

For more information email or contact: Linda Neenan,
[email protected]

FIRST® Robotics Competition (FRC®)

Grades 9-12 (ages 14-18)
“Varsity Sport for the Mind™.” Spirited competition using robotics technology.

For more information email: Greg King, [email protected]
​Andy Bruening, [email protected]

CORI Volunteer

Interested in helping at our annual competition or becoming a mentor for a team? Don’t have engineering or technology experience, no problem, we need all types of help. Click here to ​contact us and we will work with you to find something that matches with your interests and schedule.


The Ohio State University and Time Warner Cable are long standing CORI sponsors. We could not do all we do without them. They provide monetary and personnel resources to run our annual competition and provide mentor support to teams in central Ohio.

To be part of our sponsor program, please click here to ​contact us.