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SCTCC VEX U Regional Qualifying Tournament in Minnesota

Date
3-Mar-2022
Event Code
RE-VEXU-21-6264
Program
VEX U
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
24
Spots Open
19
Event Region
Minnesota
Price
$205.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This event is being held on the same weekend as the Elementary and High School State Championship and is a top notch tournament set at a great venue. 

Teams who sign up 2 or more volunteers for the weekend and help at the State Champonships will get their registration fee refunded to them (minus the 5 dollar processing fee from RECF) 

This event is over 100,000 square feet of pure VEX Robotics entertainment!

SCTCC is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our students, faculty, staff, guests and other members of our campus community.  The college follows Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) guidelines and federal OSHA standards related to COVID-19.  Consistent with these guidelines, all SCTCC volunteers are required to follow all current mitigation strategies in place including:

  • Wearing of a well-fitting mask over your mouth and nose at all times.
  • Completion of a daily self-screening for COVID-19 symptoms.  If symptoms are present, stay home.
  • Maintaining 6 feet social distancing whenever possible.
  • Washing hands frequently, avoiding touching your face and using hand sanitizer when washing is not an option.
  • Reporting symptoms immediately if they begin during volunteer time to the volunteer coordinator.
  • Use seating charts and assigned partners/pods.
  • Follow signage including one-way, social distance markers and entry/exit.
  • Cooperate with contact tracing.
  • Comply with quarantine/isolation when deemed necessary.

As the COVID-19 situation in Minnesota and the St. Cloud area evolves or changes, these mitigation strategies may also be revised to accommodate new guidelines and mandates.


Grade Level: College

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 3-Mar-2022

Venue/Location:
St. Cloud River’s Edge Convention Center
10 4th Avenue South
Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56301
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

8:00 a.m. - Check-in and inspections

9:00 a.m. - Welcome and opening

9:15 a.m. - Qualification Matches begin

12:00 p.m. - Lunch - on your own - Concessions or local - No outside food brought in

1:00 p.m. - Elimination Rounds

2:30 p.m. - Awards

3:00 p.m. - Doors open for EDR State Championship

Volunteer

Volunteers are needed for the weekend for the Elementry and High School State Championship. Teams that stay and volunteer to help for the weekend will get their registration money refunded (minus $5.00 processing fee from RECF).

Click here to sign up to volunteer.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Due to the size of this event, this event will not be cancelled. If bad weather was to occur, use your own descretion on attending the event. Some suggestions are to come a day early to get ahead of the weather, or stay a day later to avoid. 

Refund Policy

No refunds, unless a team helps volunteer for the State Championship. If they stay the weekend and volunteer they will get their registration fee refunded (Minus the $5 dollar processing fee from RECF)

Health and Safety Policies

SCTCC is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our students, faculty, staff, guests and other members of our campus community.  The college follows Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) guidelines and federal OSHA standards related to COVID-19.  Consistent with these guidelines, all SCTCC volunteers and participants are required to follow all current mitigation strategies in place including:

  • Completion of a daily self-screening for COVID-19 symptoms.  If present, remain home.
  • Wearing of a well-fitting mask of at least two layers over your mouth and nose at all times.
  • Maintaining 6 feet social distancing whenever possible.
  • Washing hands frequently, avoiding touching your face and using hand sanitizer when washing is not an option.
  • Reporting symptoms immediately if they begin during volunteer time.
  • Use seating charts and assigned partners/pods.
  • Follow signage including one-way, social distance markers and entry/exit.
  • Cooperate with contact tracing.
  • Comply with quarantine/isolation when deemed necessary.

As the COVID-19 situation in Minnesota and the St. Cloud area evolves or changes, these mitigation strategies may also be revised to accommodate new guidelines and mandates.


Date: 3-Mar-2022
St. Cloud River’s Edge Convention Center
10 4th Avenue South
Saint Cloud, Minnesota 56301
United States

Travel Info

2022 VEX Robotics State Championship Hotel Info

Mention VEX Robotics to get the block rates.

Best Western Plus Kelly Inn

Website 
(320) 253-0606
$110.00 Plus Tax
Attached to the River's Edge Convention Center.  Includes pool, gym, and Green Mill Restaurant onsite.

Block cutoff is 30 days before the Championship

 

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, St. Cloud West

Website
(320) 259-8999
$110.00 Plus Tax for Standard Kings, $130.00 Plus Tax for 2 Queens, $160.00 Plus Tax for Suites
10 minute drive from the River's Edge Convention Center.  Includes complimentary breakfast, pool, and gym.

Block cutoff date is January 31, 2022

 

Courtyard by Marriott St. Cloud

Website
(320) 654-1661
$129.00 Plus Tax for 1 King + Sofa Bed, $139.00 Plus Tax for 2 Queens + Sofa Bed
Attached to the River's Edge Convention Center.  Includes pool, gym, and on-site Bistro.

Block cut-off date is February 3, 2022

Webcast

www.sctcc.edu/vextv

 

 

VEX U and VRC use the same field setup and scoring. 

VRC Tipping Point One-Page Description

 

VEX U uses the VRC game manual with VEX U specific rules to be found in the Appendices. 

VRC Tipping Point Game Manual

 

VEX U and VRC use the same field and field setup.

VRC Tipping Point Appendix A – Field Specificati

 

VEX U and VRC use the same field and field setup.

VRC Tipping Point Field Assembly Instructions

 

VEX U and VRC use the same field elements.

VRC Tipping Point Field CAD

 

VEX U and VRC use the same DIY field.

VRC Field Perimeter DIY

 

VEX U and VRC use the same field setup and scoring for skills. 

VRC Tipping Point Appendix - B Robot Skills

 

 

VEX U and VRC use the same LRT setup and scoring.

VRC Appendix E – Live Remote Competitions