Jr. Jacket Robotics Vex IQ RingMaster

10/28/2017
Jr. Jacket Robotics Vex IQ RingMaster

Event Code: RE-VIQC-17-3742

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 8 / 30

Price: $30.00


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VEX IQ Challenge - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Design Award (VIQC) 2501W The Hive Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
Excellence Award (VIQC) 985B Spartans Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 2501Z Narwhals Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 985B Spartans Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) 2501Z Narwhals Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) 2501X Team X-Treme Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
Sportsmanship Award (VIQC) 985F Process of Alumination Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Excellence Award (VIQC) CREATE U.S. Open
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) CREATE U.S. Open
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) CREATE U.S. Open
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Sportsmanship Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

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Team List ( 8 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
985B Spartans Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
985D Not Found in Nature Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
985F Process of Alumination Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
985N New Horizons Mary Our Queen School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
2501W The Hive Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
2501X Team X-Treme Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
2501Z Narwhals Thomas Jefferson High School Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
3130A Vex Flying Techs Franklin Elementary Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States

A 1-page description of the current challenge (VEX IQ Ringmaster) is available here.

VEX IQ Challenge Ringmaster Game Description

 

Official VEX IQ Challenge Qualifying Criteria

 

Robot Inspection Checklist

 

Participant Release Form

 

Please download the CREATE US Open Qualifying Criteria for more information on qualifying and attending the 2018 CREATE US Open event.

CREATE US Open Qualifying Criteria

 


Date: 10/28/2017
Thomas Jefferson High School
2501 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501
United States

Refund Policy

Refunds will be given for emergencies only.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather conditions or possible cancellations please visit the event on RobotEvents.com where we will post updates about the event status as needed.  If any questions arise please contact James Crum at 402-708-0585 the day of the event.

Volunteer

Volunteers can contact James Crum at jcrum@cbcsd.org or 402-708-0585 for details on helping with the Jr. Jacket VEX IQ Tournament.

Agenda

Agenda

Saturday, October 28th, 2017
11:00 am Registration, Inspection, Turn in NoteBook
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Judging for Stem & Design Awards
12:30 am Drivers meeting
12:45 pm - 3:30 pm Qualification matches
3:30 pm Final alliance matches
3:30 pm Presentation of awards, closing

Event Dates

Date: 10/28/2017

Venue/Location:

Thomas Jefferson High School
2501 West Broadway
Council Bluffs, Iowa 51501
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
James Crum
Email: jcrum@cbcsd.org
Phone: 402-708-0585
Event Day Phone: 402-708-0585

Secondary Contact
Denise Hoag
Email: dhoag@cbcsd.org
Phone: 712-328-6493
Event Day Phone: 712-328-6493

General Info

General Info

Competition Preparation

This event is sure to be a fact-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. The inspection checklist can be found here. http://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2013/08/vex-iq-challenge-inspection-checklist.pdf

2. Check the official VEX forums for rule updates and changes.
http://www.roboticseducation.org/vex-iq-challenge/viq-current-game/
http://www.vexrobotics.com/vexiq/competition/competition-resources/

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.
Spare parts & tools
Batteries and chargers
Programming cable
Power strip
Laptop computer
Engineering notebook. If you have one, we will provide Practice Judging during the competition.

5. Be sure to read 101 Things You Should Know Before Your First VEX Tournament.
https://www.vexrobotics.com/wiki/101_Things_You_Should_Know_Before_Your_First_VEX_Tournament

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

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

8. Remember that safety comes first, please don't bring tools that pose a safety risk to your team, or others nearby as the venue is a very tight fit. Also, remember no grinding or other actions that create sparks.

9. Understand how the game will be played. VEX IQ participants are more than welcome to watch the referee training videos before they attend a tournament. The referee training videos can be found here: http://www.roboticseducation.org/vex-iq-challenge/vex-iq-challenge-referee-training-videos/

10. Read through the Robot troubleshooting guide. The guide can be found here -
http://content.vexrobotics.com/vexiq/pdf/VEX-IQ-Troubleshooting-Flowcharts-20141117.pdf

11. Ensure that you have the latest version of firmware.

Participation and Consent Form

A completed form for all participants must be turned in during check-in. Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the event and turn them in to the registration desk when checking in.

Download the VEX/RECF Consent & Waiver Form here: http://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2013/06/vrc-participant-release-form.pdf