Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-0797
Program: VEX IQ Challenge
Type of Event: Tournament
Capacity: 60 / Spots Open: 49
Max Registrations per Organization: 10
Price: $75.00This event is closed to registration because:
|Award||Team #||Team Name||Affiliation||Location|
|Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC)||71414A||Phoenix||ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS||Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States|
|Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC)||363A||R4Robotics Little Sibs||Be Greater Than Average||Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States|
|Robot Skills Champion (VIQC)||71414A||Phoenix||ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS||Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States|
|Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC)||71414A||Phoenix||ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS||Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States|
|Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC)||31711A||The Bobbers||PETROGLYPH ELEMENTARY||Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States|
|Design Award (VIQC)||12180A||MAS Chiefs II||Mescalero Apache School||Mescalero, New Mexico, United States|
|Judges Award (VIQC)||33557A||Scorpion Outlaws||PICACHO MIDDLE||Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States|
|Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC)||
CREATE U.S. Open
|Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC)||
CREATE U.S. Open
|Robot Skills Champion (VIQC)||Does not qualify for any events.|
|Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC)||
CREATE U.S. Open
|Design Award (VIQC)||
CREATE U.S. Open
|Judges Award (VIQC)||Does not qualify for any events.|
|249A||LiL Chiefs||MESCALERO APACHE SCHOOL||Mescalero, New Mexico, United States|
|363A||R4Robotics Little Sibs||Be Greater Than Average||Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States|
|12180A||MAS Chiefs II||Mescalero Apache School||Mescalero, New Mexico, United States|
|13485A||Lil Chiefs IV||Mescalero Apache School||Mescalero, New Mexico, United States|
|31711A||The Bobbers||PETROGLYPH ELEMENTARY||Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States|
|31711B||Petro Macaws||PETROGLYPH ELEMENTARY||Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States|
|33557A||Scorpion Outlaws||PICACHO MIDDLE||Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States|
|37824A||Oak Grove Owls||OAK GROVE CLASSICAL ACADEMY||Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States|
|49200A||Jefferson Jets||Jefferson Middle School||Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States|
|71414A||Phoenix||ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS||Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States|
|88889A||Warrior Robotics||R. SARRACINO MIDDLE||Socorro, New Mexico, United States|
REC Foundation Design Award RubricREC Foundation Design Award Rubric
Participant Release Form SpanishParticipant Release Form Spanish
REC Foundation Code of ConductREC Foundation Code of Conduct
Criteria for registered VEX IQ Challenge teams (Elementary and Middle School) to qualify for participation in championship events.VIQC Qualifying Criteria
A description of this year's STEM Research ProjectSTEM Research Project Topic (2019-2020)
A description of this year's STEM Research Project Rubric.STEM Research Project Topic Rubric (2019-2020)
VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description.VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description
VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist.VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist
Participant Release Form EnglishParticipant Release Form
Due to the nature of the event, no refunds are possible. Please plan accordingly.
A reschedule of the event will be attempted.
As you know, Garfield STEM School and the REC Foundation believes that we have the ability to make a difference in our community and are dedicated to serving our city and its students. With this in mind, we are requesting Volunteers, especially from the Albuquerque Tech Industry. For 4 hours on a Saturday or 2 hours on a Friday afternoon.
How can you participate? Sign up to volunteer with firstname.lastname@example.org and donate your time.
We will do our best to stick to the schedule below. Times may vary, dependent on number of teams participating.
9:30 am Gym Doors Open, Registration, Pits Open
10:00 am Inspections Begin
10:30 am Skills Field Open to Inspected Teams Only
10:45 am Driver and Coaches Meetings
11:00 am – 1:30 pm Qualification Matches and Judging
1:00 pm Skills Field Closes
1:45 pm Awards
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
STEM Research Offered: No
The New Mexico VEX IQ State Championship Tournament will be held at Garfield STEM School, February 28th 2020.
This Event will Qualify TWO (2) VEX IQ teams (one (1) Elementary School team and one (1) Middle School team) to the VEX Robotics 2020 VEX Worlds Championship! SPREAD THE WORD about the State Championship with your friends and neighbors! The New Mexico VEX Robotics State Championships are open to all teams in the New Mexico region who register for the 2019-2020 season. Go to RobotEvents.com to register a team for the season.
The due date for payments received is February 26, 2020.
If you need to make any changes to your contact information or registration status, please contact Chaushie Forster at email@example.com. Remember that refunds are not possible due to the planning nature of the event.
HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS: A special rate has been negotiated at the Comfort Inn & Suites, for those who will need overnight accomodations. Please visit the hotel WEBSITE to book your reservation, referencing the name of our group, VEX Robotics. https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/HE10R7
A few useful reminders:
We will have a concession stand open all day, possibly a lunchtime food truck, and a Kona Ice truck. We will not be stopping for Lunch.
Review the rules (Squared Away Game Manual Found Here) and run through the Inspection Checklist (Found Here) about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can also be found on the Documents Tab. Read the document '101 Things To Know Before Your First VEX Tournament', found HERE.
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 & extension cord, Laptop computer, Engineering notebook (if you have one, REQUIRED for Design and Excellence Awards ), Banners and other decorations for your team pit, Giveaways if you have them.
Please understand how the game will be played. Participants should thoroughly read the game rules. Additional rulings and interpretations of the game rules can be found on the Offical VEX Forum. All of our referees have taken a passed a certification test.
Please upload your Participation Release Form (found on the Documents Tab) to Robotevents.com to make check-in much quicker. A completed form for all participants must be turned in order to compete. 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, if you have not done so electronically. The Participant Release Form can be found on the Documents Tab.