Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Tooele Robotics Competition

VRC, Blended HS/MS, Remote Notebooks

Datum
10-Feb-2024 Add to Calendar
Veranstaltungscode
RE-VRC-23-4124
Programm
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Veranstaltungsart
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Field Control System
Smart Field Control
Kapazität
40
Verfügbare plätze
0
Event Region
Utah
Standard Registration Opens
7-Nov-2023 20:00 EST
Registration Deadline
27-Jan-2024 09:16 EST
Payment Deadline
10-Feb-2024 16:34 EST
Preis
$50.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Allgemeine information

Competition Preparation

This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting event. All teams should come prepared for competition. Here are a few steps that every team should take to ensure that they are prepared.

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can be found here.

2. Check the official VEX forums for rule updates and changes.

3. Carefully read all of the information contained in the tournament posting on RobotEvents.com

4. 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
Giveaways if you have them

5. Be sure to read 101 Things You Should Know Before Your First VEX Tournament.

6. Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament.

7. Prep for your interviews with the judges. Check the awards tab to see what awards will be given during the tournament.

8. Remember that safety comes first, please don't bring tools that pose a safety risk to your team, or others nearby as the venue is a very tight fit. Also, remember no grinding or other actions that create sparks.

9. Understand how the game will be played. VEX participants are more than welcome to watch the referee training videos before they attend a tournament. The referee training videos can be found here.

10. Read through the Robot troubleshooting guide. The guide can be found here.

11. Ensure that you have the latest version of firmware. easyC firmware can be found here and RobotC firmware can be found at the following links:

easyC

ROBOTC

Participation and Consent Form

A completed form for all participants must be turned in.  Forms can be completed and submitted online by following the link: https://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2018/03/participant-release-form.pdf

Online is preferred, but paper is accepted.  Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the event and turn them in to the registration desk when checking in.

Skills Challenges

All teams will be offered exactly 3 attempts of each Robot Skills Challenge (3 Driving and 3 Programming). If your team misses their chance to complete their attempts during the time provided, they cannot be made up. NO EXCEPTIONS.

 

 


Klassenstufe: All

Herausforderung der roboterfähigkeiten: Ja

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Datum: 10-Feb-2024

Veranstaltungs-/austragungsort:
211 S Tooele Blvd
211 South Tooele Boulevard
Tooele, Utah 84074
United States

Kontaktdaten

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Agenda

Saturday
7:00 AM - 9:00AM     Pits open, inspection and registration begins
9:00AM - 9:15AM     Drivers meeting
9:30AM - 12:00PM    Qualifying matches
8:00AM - 12:00PM    Robot Skills and Programming Skills Challenge *
9:30AM - 12:00PM    Judging of teams for Excellence and design award
12:00PM - 1:00PM    Lunch
1:00PM - 3:30PM     Qualifying matches
1:00PM - 3:30PM     Robot Skills and Programming Skills Challenge *
1:00PM - 3:30PM     Judging of teams for Excellence and design award


15 minutes after the end of Qualification rounds, Alliance selection begins


15 minutes after the Alliance selections, the elimination Tournament will begin


Immediately after the final match of the elimination tournament, Awards will be given out. 


* Each team will be given 3 attempts at both Driving Skills Challenge and Programming Skills. 

Sich freiwillig melden

If you are interested in volunteering at this event please contact Jonathan Black at [email protected]

Richtlinie für not-/schlechtwettersituationen

As early February can see some inclement weather, this will be the only reason for refunds. If it isn't safe for you to travel please stay home. 

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: 

if we cancel the event, refunds will be given

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event and then chooses to withdraw or not attend:

Refunds will not be given. If a team registers for this competition and does not attend they can use that registration for next year. 

Webcast

YouTube Stream Link: https://youtube.com/live/AyMHrLCREE4

Judging Format

  •  Digital Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. The submission deadline is 02/09/2024.