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NCSS VEX IQ Elementary November Qualifier

Date
5-Nov-2022
Event Code
RE-VIQC-22-9574
Program
VEX IQ Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
32
Spots Open
13
Event Region
Georgia
Max Registrations per Organization
4
Early-Bird Registration Opens
19-Sep-2022 07:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
24-Sep-2022 07:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
23-Oct-2022 23:59 EDT
Price
$55.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The Newton County School System is excited to host this VEX IQ tournament.  Students and attendees are sure to have a fun-filled day of robotics competition and we look forward to seeing all of the teams shine!

All participants are expected to complete the participant release form . (also available in Spanish)  Once per season covers all events.


Grade Level: Elementary

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 5-Nov-2022

Venue/Location:
Newton College & Career Academy
144 Ram Drive
Covington, Georgia 30014
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

12:00 noon - 1:00pm - Check-In/Registration/Inspection

(NOTE: All teams must be through inspection by 1:00pm)

12:30pm - Fields Open for Skills Challenges

(NOTE:  Each team will be able to run a maximum of 3 robot (driver) skills challenges and 3 programming challenges.  3 fields will be available for Skills Challenge attempts from 12:30pm - 1:30pm, but only 1 field will be open for skills challenges from 1:45 - 2:45pm.  Teams should attempt to finish most of their skills challenges before 1:30pm as the tournament schedule will run quickly and there will not be much time in between matches to fit more in.  The Skills Field will close at 2:45pm.

1:15pm - 1:30pm - Drivers Meeting & Welcome

1:30pm - 2:30pm - Skills Field Open

(NOTE:  Each team will be able to run a maximum of 3 robot (driver) skills challenges and 3 programming challenges.  3 fields will be available for Skills Challenge attempts from 12:30pm - 1:30pm, but only 1 field will be open for skills challenges from 1:45 - 2:45pm.  Teams should attempt to finish most of their skills challenges before 9am as the tournament schedule will run quickly and there will not be much time in between matches to fit more in.  The Skills Field will close at 2:45pm.

1:30pm - 3:00pm - Qualification Rounds

3:00pm - 3:30pm - Finals and Awards

Volunteer

Interested volunteers should contact:

Tim Schmitt

schmitt.tim@newton.k12.ga.us

678-314-8150

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Teams will be notified as early as possible if it is determined that bad weather will cause a change in event-day plans.  In the event of a cancellation, every effort will be made to reschedule for a later date.  If teams are not able to attend the rescheduled date, entry fee refunds will be issued.

Refund Policy

Refunds will not be issued, unless the event is rescheduled because of a weather-related event.  In that case, refunds will be issued to teams that are unable to attend the new (rescheduled) date.

Judging Format

All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.