Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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VIQRC Skills-Only Showcase @ Maine VRC State Championship

Date
9-Mar-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
RE-VIQRC-24-5439
Program
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
Skills Only
Field Control System
N/A
Capacity
16
Spots Open
16
Event Region
Maine
Standard Registration Opens
1-Feb-2024 11:43 EST
Registration Deadline
8-Mar-2024 23:59 EST
Payment Deadline
6-Mar-2024 17:00 EST
Price
FREE

100% of total capacity is reserved for Maine.
16 remaining spots are reserved for Maine.

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Review the game rules and run through inspection checklist

  1. Check the official rule updates and changes as things can change throughout the season:
    https://www.robotevents.com/VIQRC/2023-2024/QA

  2. Don't forget items you may need day of! Items such as: Safety glasses, tools, batteries, chargers, controllers, cables, banners and anything your team may need in your pit.

  3. Please DO NOT bring any tools that can pose safety risk to your team or others.

  4. Please make sure to have all participation and consent forms turned in to check in the morning of the event.

We are so excited to see all the teams at the 2024 Maine VEX Robotics State Championships! We always look to improve year after year. To aid the committee please fill out this form of what you’d like to see at this year’s State Championship. https://forms.gle/7tErowot38djvnP16  If you have any questions, please reach out to [email protected] .

 


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: No Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 9-Mar-2024

Venue/Location:
The Point Community Center
345 Clarks Pond Parkway
South Portland, Maine 04106
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Competition Schedule

*Subject to change*

March 9th

07:15 AM - Venue Opens to All
10:00 AM - Skills Challenge Open
12:00 PM - Lunch
03:30 PM - Skills Challenge End
04:45 PM - Awards Ceremony (Main Auditorium)
05:30 PM - Event Ends
06:00 PM - Venue Closes

 

Volunteer

Get Inspired and Have Fun! Be a part of the excitement by joining a team of volunteers who help in a variety of ways to make this event a success for the students involved.

Volunteer Coordinator contact: Ali Bessette – [email protected]

Experience level: No previous experience is needed for most volunteer positions, and you can even bring your kids for a family activity (for example, Field Resetter is an ideal position for young children). 

Time Commitment: You can register for an entire day, or just a portion of the day as your schedule permits for most positions. 

Meals: Lunch is included for volunteers.

Volunteer Positions Needed:

  • Emcee
  • Field Reset
  • Robot Inspector
  • Judge
  • Queuer
  • Referee
  • Scorekeeper
  • Team Check-in
  • Volunteer Check-in

 

Want to find out more about these volunteer roles and expectations? Visit the REC Foundation website at RoboticsEducation.org/volunteer to check out position descriptions and find volunteer training materials. 

Once you have an assigned volunteer role, please carefully review all guides and training materials posted on the Volunteer Resources page before the event at RoboticsEducation.org/volunteers/volunteer-resources/

 

Want to volunteer? Fill out this form! https://forms.gle/VAGCtzoMeAGnkqWB9

 

Reach out to the volunteer coordinator with any questions!

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event that there is severe weather on the day of the event all registered teams will be notified of a cancelation via e-mail.

We will also do our best to reschedule the competition for another day.

Refund and Payment Policies

Event Cancelation

In the case that the event can not be run on the scheduled date we will try our best to reschedule; however, if we are not able to reschedule the event we will issue a refund to all teams registered.

 

Team Cancelation

Refunds will ONLY be issued if a team notifies the event partner at least two weeks prior to the event registration deadline.

Judging Format

This is a Skills-Only event and will have no judging.

Concessions

Coming soon!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waitlist

0 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

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