Event Code: RE-VEXU-20-1933
Program: VEX U
Type of Event: Tournament
Capacity: 20 / Spots Open: 50%+
Event Region: New York
Registration Deadline: Mon, Feb 15, 2021 5:00 PM EST
Grade Level: College
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: Standard judging
All approved events and event attendees are required to follow all local, state, federal, or any other government ordinances regarding COVID-19 safety procedures, social distancing, and best hygiene practices. Event Partners should continually assess, based on current government guidelines, whether to postpone, cancel, or significantly reduce the number of attendees when necessary.
Welcome to the 2nd VEX U Robotics Event at Rochester Institute of Technology. The event is hosted by RIT's VEX U Robotics team.
We will have at least two competition fields, one skills field, and at least one practice field available. Skills will be open during qualification rounds and lunch (see agenda).
Each team will have a table/chairs/power available to them. We will be using VEXText (optional) and scores will be live updated to the VEX Via app as well as robotevents.com.
**Subject to change**
8:00 AM doors open/ teams check in/ fields open for practice.
8:30 inspections will start
9:30 inspection closes & skills opens
10:00 drivers meeting
10:30 - 12:00 qualifying matches will start
12:00 - 1:00 lunch break
1:00 - 2:15 qualifying matches will Continue
2:30 - 3:30 elimination matches
3:45 - 5:00 semi-finals and finals
5:00 - 5:45 award ceremony
If you are interested in volunteering, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
A link to a form will be posted here when available.
We will make all attempts to run the event, however the event may be cancelled is the university closes, travel conditions become too severe/dangerous, or other things outside of our control. We will be in touch with coaches if there are any travel concerns and will notify of a decision as soon as we know.
Backup event date: N/A
At this time there will be no refunds.
List of hotels: https://www.rit.edu/area-hotels
(Some have special rates if you let them know you are visiting RIT)
Cars may drop off next to the SAU and park in either D or E lots.
Buses can drop off students by the welcome center and then park in H-Lot.
We will be live streaming qualification/elimination matches. The stream can be found here: will be linked when available.