Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Best in Southwest★FL ~ VRC High School + Middle School

Date
24-Sep-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-8590
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
30
Spots Open
1
Event Region
Florida - South
Max Registrations per Organization
4
Price
$65.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Register today for your robot to be named the Best in Southwest!

Community School of Naples is delighted to host the VEX VRC 2022-23 Challenge: SPIN UP giving students the excitement of a live, in-person experience.

We will run the Skills Challenge in the morning session on our three main Competition Fields.

For lunch, each robot team gets one large pizza and snack bar serves extra at ($2/slice).  Food Truck out front.

Registration will be at 8:30am sharp. (Doors open at 8:15am) Teams that have not checked in 30 minutes prior to the beginning of the qualifying matches will be dropped from the roster so that the match list may be run. Teams running late must contact the event partner prior to this cut off if they do not wish to be dropped.

Participation Legal Release form for all participants must be uploaded to robotevents.com prior to arrival. Get it here: Form with instructions how-to-upload.

Considering an overnight stay? We have negotiated reduced rates for lodging (from $99): see Travel Info tab.


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote Engineering Notebooks

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 24-Sep-2022

Venue/Location:
Community School of Naples
13275 Livingston Road
Naples, Florida 34109
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

8:15

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Doors OPEN
Team Check-in & Inspections BEGIN
8:45

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Skills Matches BEGIN
Check-in Desk CLOSES
9:00

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Inspection CLOSES
9:15

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Drivers Meeting
Opening Ceremony

9:45

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Skills Matches Continued...
Noon

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Skills Matches END
Lunch Break
1:00

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Qualifying Matches BEGIN
4:30

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Alliance Selection & Elimination Rounds
5:15

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Awards & Closing Ceremony
   

Volunteer

We need your help to make this a positive and rewarding experience for the students!

  • Helping is easy and fun! Don't worry, we will show you what to do! Working the event is more fun and interesting than sitting around waiting for your student's next match!
  • Have you wondered what a Excellence-quality Engineering Notebook looks like?  Then volunteer to be a Judge -- having this experience will give your students a big advantage in their next event!  Judge volunteers should contact us at least two weeks in advance in case must implement a remote-judging aspect.
  • Volunteers should email our Events Coordinator Hudson Kennedy with "Volunteer Best in Southwest" in the subject line. We will reply ASAP, and thanks in advance!!
  • There are lots of different roles that need to be filled, visit volunteer roles for an overview.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of severe weather (a hurricane, for instance) this event will be CANCELLED and your registrations refunded (less a $5 processing fee).

Weather notices or information about a possible cancellation will be posted here on robotevents.com!  Please inform your team and parents to check here for official updates from the Community School of Naples.

Make sure your team contact information is up-to-date in robotevents.com in the event we need to contact your team.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be issued in the case of an event cancellation or serious COVID-19 related issue (less a $5 processing fee). Please only register robots/teams that intend to attend. Due to the limited space for events, we will not issue a refund for a 'no show.'


Date: 24-Sep-2022
Community School of Naples
13275 Livingston Road
Naples, Florida 34109
United States

Travel Info

HAWTHORN Suites Naples by Windham #8 on Trip Advisor!

Hawthorn Suites

Rates for arrival on Friday night, September 23rd (9/23/2022):

SUITE

BEDS

Special Rate

Studio Suite

 

King + Queen sofa bed

 

$99, plus 12% tax

One Bedroom Suite

 

King + Queen sofa bed

 

$104, plus 12% tax

Two Bedroom Suite

 

King + 2 Queens
and Queen sofa bed

 

$169, plus 12% tax

suite

 

Best Western Naples Inn & Suites  #15 on Trip Advisor!

$119 (2 Doubles) Arrive 9/23, book by 9/15.  Call Jennifer at 239-206-4273 x130 or jnewtson@napleshotelgroup.com

Judging Format

Electronic Engineering Notebook SubmissionsFollowing a similar process as VEX Worlds, notebooks will be judged prior to the event.   Follow these instructions:  How to Submit a Digital Engineering Notebook.   All electronic notebooks must be received by 5pm Sep-22 (9/22/2022).

Team judged interviews will be conducted in-person at the Event. Every team gets an interview!  Prepare your team by looking over the questions on p. 41 in the Guide to Judging. All teams will be asked the same (3-5) questions for the initial interview. Interviews will last no more than 13 minutes giving every team equal access to the judges.