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Franklin Aerial Drone Mission Eclipse Tournament

Blended Event on March 2, 2024

Date
2-Mar-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
RE-ADC-23-4405
Program
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Field Control System
N/A
Capacity
30
Spots Open
0
Event Region
Texas - Region 1
Max Registrations per Organization
6
Standard Registration Opens
18-Oct-2023 08:55 EDT
Registration Deadline
22-Feb-2024 08:55 EST
Payment Deadline
23-Feb-2024 09:10 EST
Price
$55.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Update: As per earlier email notification due to gym closure, this event was rescheduled from Feb. 24th and will be on March 2nd in the Cafeteria at Franklin High School.

South Central Region

  • This event is located in the South Central Region which includes: Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. 

  • Teams who are from the South Central Region and earn a qualifying award at this event will be invited to the South Central  Regional Championship - at Tulsa Community College School of Science and Aeronautics on April 19-20, 2024.

  • The award(s) that qualify for an invitation to the above regional championship will be found on the awards tab by December 1, 2024.   

  • Additional invitations may be issued by January 12th based on the number of teams and events in the region.  

  • To read more about the qualifying criteria, visit the REC Library: Qualifying Criteria.

Please note: If you are a team from outside this region, you may attend the event and will be eligible to earn awards and post scores to the global skills rankings, but you are not eligible to earn invitations to regional championships from this event.

 

Welcome to the The Franklin HS  Aerial Drone Mission Eclipse Tournament! 

  • Doors open at 8am. 
  • 825 E Redd Road, El Paso, TX 79912
  • The event is in the Cafeteria of Franklin High School Magnet Building. 
  • Please bring all of your own power strips/extension cords, tools, parts, etc.
  • Teams should bring a physical copy of their Competition Logbook to submit to the judges at the event.
  • See Agenda for More Details. (Remember this is a tentative schedule and may be adjusted as needed.)
  • We need and welcome volunteers.  To volunteer, please email: [email protected]
  • If you have a field and would be willing to bring it to the competition, please email: [email protected].

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Health and Safety Policies.

At this time there are no restrictions.  Should this change, the requirements will be posted under this category.  Please check back frequently.

NOTE: All policies are subject to change.

See you on Saturday,3/02/2024!

Very respectfully,

Franklin HS - Aerial Drone Competition 

 

 

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 2-Mar-2024

Venue/Location:
Franklin HS Magnet Cafeteria
825 E Redd , El Paso, TX 79912
El Paso, Texas 79912
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Franklin HS Magnet Cafeteria 

825 E Redd Road El Paso, TX 79912

Agenda - Subject to Change

Doors Open / Team Check In and Inspections Begin                 

8:00am 

Piloting Skills Matches 

8:15 - 9:30am

Flight Team Meeting

9:30am

Teamwork Matches Begin

10:00am

Autonomous Flight Skills Matches Begin

10:00am

Working Lunch

11:30 - 12:00pm

End Matches (Teamwork and Skills)

1:00pm

Alliance Selection and Finals

1:15- 3:00pm

Awards

3:15pm

Volunteer

We need and welcome volunteers.  To volunteer, please email; [email protected]

Referee and Judge Training will be done through online webinars. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of an emergency or bad weather, we will send out an event cancellation email to all coaches and volunteers as soon as that decision is made (hopefully the night before).  

If the Event Partner cancels the event: Teams will be refunded $50 of the $55 event fee if the event is cancelled.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: Teams will be refunded $50 of the $55 event fee if the event is cancelled.

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event and the team does not attend: Refund will be given in the amount of $40 if requested at least one week before the event. 

Health and Safety Policies

Health and Safety Policies

At this time there are no restrictions.  Should this change, the requirements will be posted under this category.  Please check back frequently.

NOTE: All policies are subject to change.

Waitlist

2 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

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