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Waldorf Maryland Aerial Drone Competition - Benjamin Stoddert Middle School

Scrimmage/Workshop

Date
4-May-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
RE-ADC-24-5490
Program
Aerial Drone Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Field Control System
N/A
Capacity
16
Spots Open
2
Event Region
Maryland
Max Registrations per Organization
3
Standard Registration Opens
11-Apr-2024 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
1-May-2024 12:00 EDT
Payment Deadline
1-May-2024 12:00 EDT
Price
FREE
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This FREE event is planned to support the new Aerial Drone Competition teams in Washington DC, Maryland, and Virginia (DMV) areas.  It is open to other teams as well. If your teams are already registered for the season - please register them using the Register Button.  If you are just wanting to learn about the program and would like to bring a "team" reach out by email to confirm how many students plan to attend so that a spot can be held for  you. 

This is not a qualifying tournament. The 2024 Eclipse season ended on March 17th but post season scrimmages and workshops are still be held to allow new and experienced teams opportunities to compete in a learning environment to prepare for the next competition season. 

  • Teams are urged to upload the Participant Release Form for each student. 
  • Teams are reminded that their drone (CoDrone EDU)  must be inspected prior to participation in matches flights or skills.
  •  You should plan your arrival time to allow time to set up your Pit Area, Check-in, and get successfully inspected.
  • Safety glasses will be required.
  • This will be a fun and engaging scrimmage and learning opportunity! 

Please contact Bernard Jackson, [email protected], with any questions. 


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 4-May-2024

Venue/Location:
Benjamin Stoddert Middle School
2040 Saint Thomas Drive
Waldorf, Maryland 20602
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Agenda - Subject to Change as needed

09:30am – 10:30am – Door Open/Team Check in and Drone Inspection

10:30-11:00 Flight Team Meeting

11:00-12:00 noon Piloting Skills Matches/Interviews Begin

12:00noon – 12:30pm Lunch

12:30pm – 2:00pm – Autonomous Flight Skill Matches and Teamwork Mission Matches (2 per team) 

2:00pm – 2:30pm – Final Team Interviews/Judges Deliberations

2:30pm – Award Presentation

Volunteer

If you are interesting in volunteer please email Bernard Jackson at [email protected].

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of an emergency or bad weather, registered teams will be emailed. 

Refund and Payment Policies

This is a free event so refunds are not applicable. 

Waitlist

3 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

Please login to add or remove teams from the waiting list.