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The Q&A is closed for the 2021-2022 season. Any rule changes or clarifications pertaining to the 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship will be included in the April 5 Game Manual Update. Teams attending VEX Worlds who wish to pre-submit questions for the driver's meeting should have received a contact form via email; if not, please contact your REC Foundation Team Engagement Manager for more information.

Official Q&A: VRC 2021-2022: Tipping Point

Usage Guidelines All Questions

<SG5>C. Contact from robots on same alliance results in SG4 violation


<SG5>c. If opposing Robots contact one another while both engaging with the Neutral Zone, and an incidental violation of <SG4> occurs, no penalty will be assessed on either Alliance.

If robots of same color contact one another and results in a incidental violation of SG4, would penalty be assessed?

Eg. The two teams on same alliance didn't coordinate their autonomous routine/ the robots didn't follow the path intended, two robots made contact and then one robot enters the opponent home zone accidentally