CREATE JR - Omaha North High SkillsUSA

02/08/2020

Event Code: RE-CREATE-19-0372

Program: CREATE Foundation

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 40 / Spots Open: 20

Max Registrations per Organization: 5

Price: $35.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
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Waitlist

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Team List ( 20 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
C1046A The Melons GATEWAY ELEMENTARY Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C1046B UmAmigos GATEWAY ELEMENTARY Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C1046C Megamind GATEWAY ELEMENTARY Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C1061A Lynx King Science/tech Magnet Middle School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C1061B Lion King Science/tech Magnet Middle School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C1061C Wildcats King Science/tech Magnet Middle School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C1061D Tigers King Science/tech Magnet Middle School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C1061E Panters King Science/tech Magnet Middle School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C2536A B-Botz Harrison Elementary Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C2537A H2M Harrison Elementary Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C2538A S.O.R.D.S. Harrison Elementary OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C2539A The Legit Robotic Tigers Harrison Elementary Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C2540A Camp Half Blood Harrison Elementary Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C2541A Panda Poofs Harrison Elementary Omaha, Nebraska, United States
C2602D Wheely Big Cheese Dundee Elementary School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C2602E Apollo 11 Dundee Elementary School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C2602F Voyagers Dundee Elementary School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C2602H Robot Whisperers Dundee Elementary School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C4405A Junior Skyhawk Roboteers Vj & Angela Skutt Catholic High School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States
C4405T Fallen Nugget Vj & Angela Skutt Catholic High School OMAHA, Nebraska, United States

Refund Policy

- Full refund if request is make 3 weeks prior to event (minus $5.00, per registration, if paid through Robotevents)

- Half refund if request is made 2 weeks prior to event (minus $5.00, per registration, if paid through Robotevents)

- No refund if request is made less than 2 weeks prior to event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of of incliment weather we will post the status of the competition here as well as email the coach contacts provided through RE.  We will also make an effort to notify the local media outlets.

A make-up date will be scheduled, if possible

Volunteer

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Agenda

This agenda is tentative and subject to change.

8:30AM - 9:15AM Team Registration
8:30AM - 9:30AM Inspections
8:30AM - 11:00PM Skills Challenge
9:00AM - 10:30AM Judges Interviews
9:30AM - 9:45AM Opening Ceremony/Drivers Meeting
9:45AM - 1:00PM Qualification Matches
1:00PM - 1:30PM Match Finals and Awards

Event Dates

Date: 02/08/2020

Venue/Location:

Omaha North High Magnet School
4410 N. 36th St
Omaha, Nebraska 68111
United States

Grade Level: Elementary

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Jeremy Wiemer
Title: Event Partner
Email: jeremy.wiemer@ops.org
Phone: 4025573400
Event Day Phone: 4024502755

Secondary Contact
Jeff Erixon
Title: Event Partner
Email: jeffrey.erixon@ops.org
Phone: 531-299-8505
Event Day Phone: 402-660-3134

General Info

Competition Preparation

This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting event. All teams should come prepared for competition. Here are a few steps that every team should take to ensure that they are prepared.

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments.

2. Check the official VEX forums and CREATE website for rule updates and changes.

3. Carefully read all of the information contained in the tournament posting on RobotEvents.com

4. Pack for the event the day before the day of departure. Here are a few items that you don't want to forget.
Goggles/Safety Glasses
Spare parts & tools
Batteries and chargers
Programming cable
Power strip
Laptop computer
Engineering notebook (if you have one, helpful for Judges, Innovate and
Honor Awards )
Banners and other decorations for your team pit
Giveaways if you have them

5. Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament.

6. Prep for your interviews with the judges. Check the awards tab to see what awards will be given during the tournament.

7. Understand how the game will be played. VEX rules can be found on the games website. The CREATE addendum to the rules can be found here.