Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Frances Slocum VIQRC ES Invitational League; Marion, IN

Date
13-Dec-2023 - 29-Feb-2024
Event Code
RE-VIQRC-23-4580
Program
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
League
Event Format
In-Person Invitational
Field Control System
N/A
Capacity
26
Spots Open
9
Event Region
Indiana
Max Registrations per Organization
8
Standard Registration Opens
1-Nov-2023 07:18 EDT
Registration Deadline
29-Nov-2023 07:19 EST
Payment Deadline
29-Nov-2028 00:00 EST
Price
$35.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This event will be held at Frances Slocum Elementary.  2909 South Torrence Street., Marion, IN 46952.  It will be pretty relaxed giving students time to learn from each other.

Audience is permitted but you must bring your own seating for families wanting to attend. 

Please submit consent forms in advance to Robot Events.

These events will be from 5:00 pm until 7:30 pm and will include skills.  

Skills will be offered during each event.   

State Qualifying Awards: 2 state spots will be offered for Teamwork Champions and 1 Skills Champion

Dates:

Dec. 13

Jan. 10

Feb. 14

Feb. 28  (Finals)

We understand that robots may be in a basic stage and driving practice may be limited at the first competition. That is to be expected.  This is a time for students to learn from each other's robot designs and driving skills. 

More specific information will be added as we are closer to our first competition date.

 

Grade Level: Elementary

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: No Judging

Eligible Teams:


Grade Level: Elementary

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: No Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 13-Dec-2023
Venue/Location:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
2909 South Torrence Street
Marion, Indiana 46953
United States
Date: 10-Jan-2024
Venue/Location:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
2909 South Torrence Street
Marion, Indiana 46953
United States
Date: 14-Feb-2024
Venue/Location:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
2909 South Torrence Street
Marion, Indiana 46953
United States
Date: 29-Feb-2024
Venue/Location:
Frances Slocum Elementary School
2909 South Torrence Street
Marion, Indiana 46953
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Friday Night Agenda for Dec, Jan, and Feb. meets:

4:45 pm - Inspection Opens

5:30 pm - Matches begin

6:30 pm - Matches close

 

Finals Agenda:

4:45 pm - Inspection Opens

5:30 pm - Skills open

6:15 pm - Finals Matches Open

6:45 pm - Awards announced

Volunteer

Volunteers are welcome! Contact Rianne Aguilar at [email protected] to sign up.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

If there is ever a need to cancel an event due to weather, an email will be sent out by noon on the day of the event. Then it will be rescheduled as soon as possible. 

If there is no school (due to weather) on a day when an event is scheduled, that evening's event will also be rescheduled. 

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: 

If the Event Partner cancels the event due to weather, that session will be rescheduled for a later time, but before the next scheduled session. 

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw within 2 weeks of the event the EP will refund all but $5 of the original cost as that goes to RobotEvents and cannot be refunded. If the Coach/Mentor does not notify the EP within 2 weeks prior to the first event date, then the money will not be refunded. 

 

Health and Safety Policies

Please enter through the Front Office Door on event nights. All children not on a robotics team that attends must be with an adult. 

Judging Format

Judging will depend on the amount of teams that register. If less than 24 teams register for the event, there will be no judging at finals. 

  • No Judging
  • All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judge. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waitlist

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