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VIQC, Soaring Heights VEX IQ Remote Skills Only Event, Blended ES and MS, Remote, Live, Remote Judging

02/22/2021 - 02/28/2021
VIQC, Soaring Heights VEX IQ Remote Skills Only Event, Blended ES and MS, Remote, Live, Remote Judging

Event Code: RE-VIQC-21-3502

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Event Format: Remote, Skills Only

Capacity: 24 / Spots Open: 5

Event Region: Colorado

90% of total capacity is reserved for Colorado.
5 remaining spots are reserved for Colorado.

Price: $40.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Event Dates

Date: 02/22/2021 - 02/28/2021

Venue/Location:

[Online]
3280 County Road 5
Erie, Colorado 80516
United States


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote judging

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General Info

Soaring Heights VEX IQ Remote Skills Only Event

Saturday, February 27th 9 AM- 3 PM (MST), 20 minutes per team to complete up to (3) Driver and (3) Programming Robot Skills matches.

The team's primary adult contact (over the age of 18) must be present with the team for all interactions with event staff online, including judging, inspections and matches.  During team interviews, the team adult should NOT contribute to the interview or to the team interaction with the judges in any way.  The adult's presence is for online safety purposes only.

Field and Technology Setup Inspection:  During inspection, the field and camera setup will be checked against this form:https://www.roboticseducation.org/documents/2021/01/viqc-remote-skills-field-inspection-checklist.pdf/ Please be sure that your setup aligns with these rules.

Judging  Please read the procedures and guidelines for Remote Judging in the Judge Guide Addendum.  The complete Judge Guide and Judge Guide Addendum are in the 'Documents' tab of this event.

 

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Message from REC Foundation:

All approved events and event attendees are required to follow all local, state, federal, or any other government ordinances regarding COVID-19 safety procedures, social distancing, and best hygiene practices. Event hosts should continually assess, based on current government guidelines, whether to postpone, cancel, or significantly reduce the number of attendees when necessary.

Agenda

Judging: Tues-Thur (2/23-25), 3:30-5:30 PM MST, 15 minute interviews inside of 20 minute time slots

Inspections: Friday (2/26): 3:30-6:30 PM MST

Pre-recorded Event Meeting: Sent to coaches on Friday (2/26) to watch with the team

Skills: Saturday (2/27), 9 AM - 3 PM MST, 20 minutes per team to complete up to (3) Driver and (3) Programming Robot Skills matches.

Awards announced via email by Monday (3/1).

Volunteer

We will be reaching out to attending schools for volunteers.  We are currently seeking judges that are not directly related to the competing teams.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Bad weather? No worries! Everyone is remote.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be provided to teams that cancel by 2/19/21.  No refunds will be given the week of the event.

Health and Safety Policies

The team's primary adult contact (over the age of 18) must be present with the team for all interactions with event staff online, including judging, inspections and matches.  During team judging interviews or interaction with event officials, the team adult should NOT contribute to the interview or to the team interaction with the officials.  The adult's presence is for online safety purposes only.

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Message from REC Foundation:

All approved events and event attendees are required to follow all local, state, federal, or any other government ordinances regarding COVID-19 safety procedures, social distancing, and best hygiene practices. Event hosts should continually assess, based on current government guidelines, whether to postpone, cancel, or significantly reduce the number of attendees when necessary.