TN Valley / North Georgia RAD Drone Competition

02/29/2020
TN Valley / North Georgia RAD Drone Competition

Event Code: RE-RAD-19-1423

Program: REC Foundation Aerial Drones Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 24 / Spots Open: 24

Registration Deadline: Sat, Feb 8, 2020 9:13 AM EST

Price: $40.00

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Awards
Award Qualifies for
Package Delivery Champion Does not qualify for any events.
Ace Award Does not qualify for any events.
Racing Champion Does not qualify for any events.
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Refund Policy

Requests for refund must be negotiated through the event planner. Please email ehackett.lms@catoosa.k12.ga.us.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Attempts to reschedule will be made in case of inclement weather. 

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Agenda

Time  
8:00 - 8:45 am Register - Check-In Drones
8:45 - 9:00 am

Opening / Welcome

9:00 - 12:00 Package Delivery and Racing Competitions
12:00 - 12:30 Lunch
12:30 - 1:00 Closing Ceramony / Winners Announced

 

Event Dates

Date: 02/29/2020

Venue/Location:

Lakeview Middle School
416 Cross Street
Rossville, Georgia 30741
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Evonne Hackett
Email: ehackett.lms@catoosa.k12.ga.us
Phone: 423-309-7727
Event Day Phone: 423-309-7727

Secondary Contact
Amber Nicholas
Email: anicholas.lms@catoosa.k12.ga.us
Phone: 423-785-7317
Event Day Phone: 423-785-7317

General Info

The REC Foundation Aerial Drones (RAD) competition engages students in hands-on STEM learning as they pilot aerial drones and compete in an evolving game, building lifelong skills in communication and leadership and to help their futures in a dynamic workforce. 

Visual Line of Sight Racing (VLOS) Package Delivery & Racing, is played on a 30ft x 51ft Feild. Teams are tasked with two challenges using the same field configuration. In the package delivery challenge one drone at a time will navigate an obstacle course and successfully deliver a payload accurately to a scoring location before returned to where it started. The head-to-head race is around the obstacle course where the objective is to successfully navigate three (3) labs of the course with a faster time than your opponent.