Event Code: RE-VEXU-19-0404
Program: VEX U
Type of Event: Tournament
Capacity: 36 / Spots Open: 25
Price: $5.00This event is closed to registration because:
|Award||Team #||Team Name||Affiliation||Location|
|Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU)||WPI||Hyperclocked||Worcester Polytechnic Institute||Worcester, Massachusetts, United States|
|Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU)||BLRS||Purdue SIGBots||Purdue University||West Lafayette, Indiana, United States|
|Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU)||WPI||Hyperclocked||Worcester Polytechnic Institute||Worcester, Massachusetts, United States|
|Design Award (VRC/VEXU)||BLRS||Purdue SIGBots||Purdue University||West Lafayette, Indiana, United States|
|Judges Award (VRC/VEXU)||NJIT||NJIT Highlanders||New Jersey Institute of Technology||Newark, New Jersey, United States|
|Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU)||
|Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU)||
|Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU)||
|Design Award (VRC/VEXU)||Does not qualify for any events.|
|Judges Award (VRC/VEXU)||Does not qualify for any events.|
|AIR||AIR||Aquidneck Island Robotics||Worcester, Massachusetts, United States|
|BLRS||Purdue SIGBots||Purdue University||West Lafayette, Indiana, United States|
|CCCC1||4CSTEM||Cape Cod Community College||West Barnstable, Massachusetts, United States|
|JWU1||Johnson & wales university||Johnson & Wales University||Providence, Rhode Island, United States|
|MCC1||MCC1||Manchester Community College||Manchester, New Hampshire, United States|
|MCC2||MCC2||Manchester Community College||Manchester, New Hampshire, United States|
|NJIT||NJIT Highlanders||New Jersey Institute of Technology||Newark, New Jersey, United States|
|RIT1||RIT Tigers||Rochester Institute of Technology||Rochester, New York, United States|
|SKAR||Scarlet Knights||Rutgers University IEEE||Piscataway, New Jersey, United States|
|WIDE1||PRIDE||Widener University||Chester, Pennsylvania, United States|
|WPI||Hyperclocked||Worcester Polytechnic Institute||Worcester, Massachusetts, United States|
REC Foundation Design Award Rubric.REC Foundation Design Award Rubric
REC Foundation Code of Conduct.REC Foundation Code of Conduct
Participant Release Form Spanish.Participant Release Form Spanish
Participant Release Form.Participant Release Form
VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description.VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description
VEXU Qualifying Criteria.VEXU Qualifying Criteria
VEXU Robot Inspection Checklist.VEXU Robot Inspection Checklist
The event will be webcast and recorded at twitch.tv/wpirobotics
Worcester, Massachusetts is a growing city approximately one hour from Boston. Worcester has a local airport serving Delta, American, and Jet Blue (airport code ORH), and is less than 90 minutes from Boston Logan (BOS), Hartford Bradley (BDL), Providence (PVD) or Manchester (MHT). WPI is also just a few minutes off of interstate 90.
Several hotels are avaialble near WPI, including the Hampton Inn and Courtyard by Marriot (walking distance), and the Hilton Garden Inn (1 mile). Budget hotel options are avaialble within a 15 minute drive from campus.
The registration fee covers costs for signing up through Robot Events. Because of this, we can offer absolutely no refunds on the $5 registration fee.
The snow date is Sunday, January 12th. Every effort will be made to hold the event on 1/11, including delaying the start to facilitate safe travel for teams. A decision on a delayed start or rescheduling will be made by Friday 1/10 at 1700. If a team’s flight or other scheduled transportation is delayed, please notify the event management as soon as possible so we can try to accomodate.
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0800: Registration Opens
0800-1045: Robot Inspection, Skills and Open Practice
1100-1200: Qualification Matches
1200-1230: Lunch Break
1230-1515: Qualification Matches
1530: Elimination Matches
1630: Award Ceremony
Subject to change. Final agenda will be sent to teams prior to the event and updated here.
Grade Level: College
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
WPI is excited to be hosting our first ever VEX U event at the WPI Campus Center. After the success of the WPI signature event, WPI is eager to support VEX and VEX U going forward. To help with this, registration for this event is only $5 per team. All that we ask is that you attend, compete, and have a blast!
Each team will have a minimum of a 1/2 table and power in their pit area. Final schedule including number of competition fields, skill fields, and practice fields will be made available closer to the date of the event.
We are happy to announce that we have been awarded one (1) qualification spot to VEX Worlds pending registration of at least six (6) teams. UPDATE: The event's allocation of Worlds qualification spots has been increased to three (3). The spots will go to the Excellence award winner, as well as the Event Finalist and Event Champion.