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Northeast La Drone Strike

Aerial Drone Competition
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17-Nov-2022 12:43 EST
Registration Deadline
4-Mar-2023 23:59 EST

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Allgemeine information

Welcome to our first Aerial Drone Competition at Riverfield Academy for Mission 2023: Blackout.

We are excited to host our first tournament and are looking forward to hosting more events in the future!  All participants and spectators are welcome.

To prepare for the event, be sure to read the game manual, review the inspection form and review the competition logbook and team judging rubrics.  

Check the official VEX forums for rule updates and changes.

Prep for your interviews with the judges. Check the awards tab to see what awards will be given during the tournament. Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament. 

The Excellence Award and 2 Tournament Champions will receive invitations to the Aerial Drone Competition Championships.

Pack for the event the day before the day of departure. Here are a few items that you don't want to forget:
Goggles/Safety Glasses                      Spare parts & tools                         Batteries and chargers                        Programming cable                              Power strip                                     Laptop computer
Engineering notebook (if you have one, helpful for Judges, Design and Excellence Awards )
Banners and other decorations for your team pit


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging


All approved events and event attendees are required to follow all local, state, federal, or any other government ordinances regarding COVID-19 safety procedures, social distancing, and best hygiene practices. We will continually assess, based on current government guidelines, whether to postpone, cancel, or significantly reduce the number of attendees when necessary

Klassenstufe: All

Herausforderung der roboterfähigkeiten: Ja

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Datum: 11-Mar-2023

Riverfield Academy
115 Riverfield Dr
Rayville, Louisiana 71269
United States


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Tuesday January 3, 2023

  • Notebooks due at 5:00 PM
  • Judges Training 6:30-7:30 PM

Friday, January 6, 2023

  • Event setup 5:00-8:00 PM

Saturday, January 7, 2023

  • 8:00 AM - Doors open
  • 8:30 AM - Inspection & Skills
  • 10:40 AM - Team meeting
  • 11:00 AM - Qualification matches begin
  • 12:00 PM - Lunch Break
  • 12:45 PM - Matches resume
  • 1:30 PM - Alliance selection
  • 2:00 PM - Finals begin
  • 3:00 PM - Awards

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Please contact if you would like to volunteer.  Thank you.

Richtlinie für not-/schlechtwettersituationen

All cancellations will be communicated through email. Please check your email the day before and the morning of the tournament (before leaving).

Unfortunately, there will be no make-up in case of weather cancellations.


There will be no refunds unless the entire tournament is cancelled or there is a validated outbreak.


3 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

Bitte melden sie sich an, um teams aus der warteliste hinzuzufügen oder zu entfernen.