VEX IQ Challenge European Open 2019

01/12/2019 - 01/13/2019
VEX IQ Challenge European Open 2019

Event Code: RE-VIQC-18-7516

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 45 / Spots Open: 21

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
VEX IQ Challenge - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC) 33884A Töyhtöhyypät Orimattilan yhteiskoulu Orimattila, -, Finland
Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC) 31113D Team PINK Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, -, Finland
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 29969A Sromorobots ZS Sromotovo, Hranice Hranice, -, Czech Republic
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 33884A Töyhtöhyypät Orimattilan yhteiskoulu Orimattila, -, Finland
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) 43496C Vr masters Tallinna 21. Kool Tallinn, -, Estonia
Elementary School Design Award (VIQC) 31113E Team Blue Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, -, Finland
Middle School Design Award (VIQC) 1453A Phoenix Samsun Bilgi Schools Samsun, -, Turkey
Judges Award (VIQC) 34340A Unforgettables Erkan Ulu Schools ISTANBUL, -, Turkey
Think Award (VIQC) 31113A Team Orange Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, -, Finland
Individual Award Winners
Award Recipient
Volunteer of the Year (VIQC) Mart Soobik
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Elementary School Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Middle School Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Think Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Volunteer of the Year (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

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Team List ( 24 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
1453A Phoenix Samsun Bilgi Schools Samsun, Turkey
1453C Monster Brotics Samsun Bilgi Schools Samsun, Turkey
29969A Sromorobots ZS Sromotovo, Hranice Hranice, Czech Republic
31113A Team Orange Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
31113B The Three Musketeers Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
31113C Team Strike Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
31113D Team PINK Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
31113E Team Blue Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
31113F Team Columbus Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
31113G Team Turtles Harjunrinteen koulu Riihimaki, Finland
33884A Töyhtöhyypät Orimattilan yhteiskoulu Orimattila, Finland
34340A Unforgettables Erkan Ulu Schools ISTANBUL, Turkey
43496A Update Tallinna 21. Kool Tallinn, Estonia
43496C Vr masters Tallinna 21. Kool Tallinn, Estonia
44963A SyteVex Sütevaka Humanitaargümnaasium Pärnu, Estonia
47041A Juventa Siauliu Juventos progimnazija Siauliai, Lithuania
50049A Grünwald´s boys ZS Grunwaldova, Ceske Budejovice Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
67178A MaiVex poisid 1 Pärnu May School Pärnu, Estonia
67178B MaiVex poisid 2 Pärnu May School Pärnu, Estonia
67178C Nimetu Vex Pärnu May School Pärnu, Estonia
67178D MaiVex tüdrukud Pärnu May School Pärnu, Estonia
67178E Vex von Pernau Pärnu May School & Sütevaka Humanitaargümnaasium Pärnu, Estonia
83845A Aruküla POPID Aruküla Põhikool Aruküla, Estonia
96126A Aruküla VEX Aruküla Põhikool Aruküla, Estonia

Pricing

REGISTRATION FEES AND OFFICIAL EUROPEAN OPEN PACKAGE

The registration fee is 120€ per team.

Registration fee includes:

  • Event participation
  • Opening and closing ceremonies
  • Accreditation passes

All registered VEX IQ Challenge European Open 2019 participants (competitors, team leaders, coaches, etc.) are required  to purchase the official European Open catering 2019 package. The price of the package is 50€ per person. The package will include the following:

  • Catering
    • Dinner on Friday and Saturday
    • Lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  • Pool party on Saturday

Please note that there will be no outside food allowed in the venue.


Date: 01/12/2019 - 01/13/2019
Riihimäen urheilutalo
6 Pohjolankatu
Riihimäki, 11120
Finland

Travel Info

Riihimäen Urheilutalo

Pohjolankatu 6

Riihimäki, Finland

Transportation

Riihimäki is situated in Southern Finland, approximately 70 kilometers from the capital, Helsinki. The nearest airport is Helsinki-Vantaa, which is just 48 kilometers from Riihimäki. Transfer to and from the airport are not included in the package, but numerous rail connections are available. The travel time by train is about an hour. Please note that the event starts early on Saturday, so participants should arrive on Friday.

Distances within the town are short. Transportation between the railway station and the school accommodation and hotels will be included in the package. For the transportation, teams should send their arrival time through email info@roboedu.fi

Two types of accommodation are available:

School accommodation, Friday-Sunday

School accommodation is available just 50 meters from the venue. The accommodation is in classrooms, and participants must bring their own mattresses, pillows and bedding. The school has a safe storage room for luggage. Free parking spaces are available near the school. Breakfast (Saturday and Sunday) and evening snack (Friday and Saturday) are included in the price of accommodation, which is 40€ per person. Additional accommodation for Thursday night is available for 20€ per person.

Hotel accommodation

Hotels are located about 1.5 kilometers from the venue. Transportation between the hotels and the venue is included in the package. Hotels can be booked as of 28 September, and the number of rooms is limited. The hotels will offer special rates for European Open attendees

All registered VEX IQ Challenge European Open 2019 participants (competitors, team leaders, coaches, etc.) are required  to purchase the official European Open catering 2019 package. The price of the package is 50€ per person. The package will include the following:

  • Catering
    • Dinner on Friday and Saturday
    • Lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  • Pool party on Saturday

Please note that there will be no outside food allowed in the venue.

All registered VEX IQ Challenge European Open 2019 participants (competitors, team leaders, coaches, etc.) are required  to purchase the official European Open catering 2019 package. The price of the package is 50€ per person. The package will include the following:

  • Catering
    • Dinner on Friday and Saturday
    • Lunch on Saturday and Sunday
  • Pool party on Saturday

Please note that there will be no outside food allowed in the venue.

Tap water is a very good quality in Finland. There will be water available, but participants should be prepared for their own drinking bottles. 


 

Refund Policy

After the participants have confirmed their participation, no refunds will be issued for teams or team members that do not show up or cancel.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

It is unlikely that we cancel for bad weather, but if we cancel or change anything, announcements will be emailed to all registered team contacts and posted here. Please check the Robot Events page as the event approaches.

Volunteer

We welcome Volunteers! If you are interested in helping out, please be in touch with Reetta Viitanen, reetta.viitanen@roboedu.fi

 

Agenda

  Saturday 12.1., Event day 1.
7:45 Venue doors and Pit Area Opens
8:00 Registration and inspection, Practice fields opens
9:30 Driver info, audience block 2.
10:00 Skills Challenge field opens, block 1
10:10 Teamwork Challenge practice matches accordig the match schedule, block 2.
12:00 Lunch at Pohjolanrinne school. Challenge fields are closed.
13:00 Opening ceremonies, all teams will be presented during the opening ceremonies. All competitors will be organized in the order of the team number in block 1. Accompanying adults can watch the ceremonies from the audience.
13:30 Teamwork Challenge Qualification matches according the match schedule, block 2. 
  Skills Challenge field opens, block 1
17:00  End of the event day 1
17:00-17:50 Dinner
18:00-20:00 Pool party at the Swimming hall
   
  Sunday 13.1., Event day 2
7:45 Venue doors and Pit Area Opens
8:00 Practice fields opens
8:30 Teamwork Challenge Qualification matches according the match schedule, block 2.
  Skills Challenge field opens, block 1
12:15 Challenge fields are closed
12:30 Lunch at Pohjolanrinne school. 
13:30 Teamwork Challenge Final matches
  Awards and Closing Ceremonies

Inspection is avalilable at the accommodation school on Friday 11.1. from 8 pm till 10pm.

 

Event Dates

Date: 01/12/2019 - 01/13/2019

Venue/Location:

Riihimäen urheilutalo
6 Pohjolankatu
Riihimäki, 11120
Finland

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: No

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Reetta Viitanen
Email: reetta.viitanen@roboedu.fi
Phone: +358405101239
Event Day Phone: +358405101239

Secondary Contact
Timo Tiusanen
Email: timo.tiusanen@roboedu.fi
Phone: +358400710609
Event Day Phone: +358400710609

General Info

The first ever VEX IQ Challenge European Open is planned to take place on 12-13 January 2019  in Riihimäki, Finland.

The event is open to middle and elementary school teams all over the Europe.