2015 VEX Robotics World Championship Middle School Division Presented by The Northrop Grumman Foundation

04/15/2015 - 04/18/2015
2015 VEX Robotics World Championship Middle School Division Presented by The Northrop Grumman Foundation

Event Code: RE-VRC-15-1983

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 150 / Spots Open: 0

Price: $850.00


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Hall of Fame Inductees
AwardRecipient
Partner of the YearUnited States Army
STEM HERODr. Anita Borg
STEM HERODr. Winfried Wilcke
VEX IQ Challenge Mentor of the YearKaren Cinnamon
VEX IQ Challenge Teacher of the YearAnna Medina
VEX IQ Challenge Volunteer of the YearAaron Barker
VRC Mentor of the YearJames Pearman
VRC Teacher of the YearKristi Matlack
VRC Volunteer of the YearJay Winters
VEX Robotics Competition World Championship, Middle School
AwardTeam #Team NameAffiliationLocation
Excellence Award 7700B Rolling Robots Rolling Robots Rolling Hills Estates, CA, U.S.
Tournament Champion 8066A Atom Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore
Tournament Champion 8066C Thor Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore
Tournament Champion 88193A Shanghai Yongchang A Shanghai Yongchang Private School Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 8192B Shanghai Huangpu B Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 7932A FQ Yuping & NO.2 Fuqing Yuping Central PS & Fuqing NO.2 Fuqing, China
Tournament Finalist 80Y VEXMEN: Cypher Brandywine Robotics Downingtown, PA, U.S.
VEX Robotics Competition Middle School - Opportunity Division
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Tournament Champion 8192B Shanghai Huangpu B Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
Tournament Champion 7932A FQ Yuping & NO.2 Fuqing Yuping Central PS & Fuqing NO.2 Fuqing, China,
Tournament Champion 80Y VEXMEN: Cypher Brandywine Robotics Downingtown, PA, U.S.
Tournament Finalist 8192D Shanghai Huangpu D Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 7797B SH Zhabei STYC B Shanghai Zhabei Science Technology Youth Center Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 7663 Fenghua Msch A Shanghai Fenghua Junior Middle School Shanghai, China
Amaze Award 1410L Utopic Unicorns Odle Middle School Bellevue, WA, U.S.
Build Award 3310B Roman Robots Cain Middle School Heath, TX, U.S.
Community Award 9812C All About The Base Engineering & Technology Explorer Post 1882 Haymarket, VA, U.S.
Create Award 7177B Iteration Happens Plan B Iteration Happens Stomping Grounds, KY, U.S.
Design Award 2148A Gigabots Greenville Middle School Greenville, TX, U.S.
Energy Award 8900 Parallax Millikan Science Academy Sherman Oaks, CA, U.S.
Judges Award 323G R.I.O.T. Cornerstone Robotics Greenwood, IN, U.S.
Sportsmanship Award 8068D Isotonic School of Science and Technology Singapore Singapore
Service Award 8065D Zeus. JR Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore
Teamwork Award 216D Automons Grandville Middle School Grandville, MI, U.S.
Think Award 8192B Shanghai Huangpu B Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
VEX Robotics Competition Middle School - Spirit Division
Tournament Champion 8066A Atom Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore
Tournament Champion 8066C Thor Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore
Tournament Champion 8193A Shanghai Yongchang A Shanghai Yongchang Private School Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 7794A Bestic B Shanghai Bestic Education Traning Limited Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 8192A Shanghai Huangpu A Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
Tournament Finalist 8899Z Vexecutives Manatee County Robotics Club Bradenton, FL, U.S.
Amaze Award 243A ATOM Sammamish Chinese School ATOM Robotics Club Sammamish, WA, U.S.
Build Award 8899Z Vexecutives Manatee County Robotics Club Bradenton, FL, U.S.
Community Award 8058A The Future Rulang Primary School Singapore
Create Award 8223 Beijing NO.80 High school Beijing NO.80 Middle school Beijing, China
Design Award 3946R Sun Devils Kent Denver School Englewood, CO, U.S.
Energy Award 1338B B HEATBryant Middle School Bryant, AR, U.S.
Judges Award 8068E Isomagnetic School of Science and Technology Singapore Singapore
Sportsmanship Award 2353B Esc. Bellas Artes MS Esc. Bellas Artes Humacao, Puerto Rico
Service Award 8068C Isovolt School of Science and Technology Singapore Singapore
Teamwork Award 394 Highlands Inter Robotics Highlands Intermediate School Pearl City, HI, U.S.
Think Award 8192A Shanghai Huangpu A Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
VRC Skills Challenge Winners
AwardTeam #Team NameAffiliationLocation
VRC HS Programming Skills Challenge Champions9090AT-VEXThe Mandarin Chinese SchoolTexas, United States
VRC HS Robot Skills Challenge Champions62 Kanagasabapathys independentCalifornia, United States
VRC MS Programming Skills Challenge World Champions8192B Shanghai Huangpu B Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity CenterChina
VRC MS Robot Skills Challenge World Champions8066A Atom Hai Sing Catholic SchoolSingapore
VRC Programming Skills Challenge Finalists5225A E-Bots Pilons E-BotsOntario, Canada
VRC Programming Skills Challenge 3rd Place7648A Beilun HSch A Ningbo Beilun High SchoolChina
VRC Robot Skills Challenge Finalists8066C Thor Hai Sing Catholic SchoolSingapore
VRC Robot Skills Challenge 3rd Place2915A Lynfield College Robotics Lynfield CollegeNew Zealand
Online Challenge Award Winners
AwardTeam#Team NameAffiliationLocation
EMC Robotics Team Website Challenge254AThe Cheesy PoofsBellarmine College PrepCalifornia, United States
FUTURE Foundation Robot Design Challenge341Iron Eagles Annapolis Area Christian SchoolMaryland, United States
REC Foundation STEM Educational Video Challenge4184GShort Circut Mountain Crest High SchoolUtah, United States
VEX IQ Challenge Promote Award7222Z VexpertsNolan Middle SchoolFlorida, United States
VEX Robotics Engineering CAD Challenge5606A SKARO FAHS Feilding High SchoolNew Zealand
VEX Robotics Game Design Animation Challenge917AQuantum Alpha QUANTUM ROBOTICSWashington, United States
VRC Promote Award1119 Sweetch Centro Escolar YaocalliFederal District, Mexico
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Create Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Build Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Future Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Think Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Volunteer of the Year (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Community (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Energy Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Finalist (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Sportsmanship (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Educate Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Teamwork Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Service Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Overall Excellence Award (WC) Does not qualify for any events.
Inspire Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Partner of the Year Award (WC) Does not qualify for any events.
Mentor of the Year Award (WC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teacher of the Year (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

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Team List ( 151 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
14P Marsteller Marsteller Middle School Bristow, Virginia, United States
32A Tachyon Cranbrook Schools Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, United States
80N VEXMEN:Nightcrawler Brandywine Robotics Downingtown, Pennsylvania, United States
80Y VEXMEN: Cypher Brandywine Robotics Downingtown, Pennsylvania, United States
83A Eagle Engineering Chaminade Middle School Chatsworth, California, United States
183Z Synobotz Maryland Youth Robotics Parkville, Maryland, United States
216A TIDBIT Grandville Middle School Grandville, Michigan, United States
216D Automotons Grandville Middle School Grandville, Michigan, United States
243A ATOM Sammamish Chinese School ATOM Robotics Club Sammamish, Washington, United States
323G R.I.O.T. Cornerstone Robotics Greenwood, Indiana, United States
323Y Flux Capacitors Cornerstone Robotics Greenwood, Indiana, United States
351A Warp Drivers Warp Drive Robotics Freeland, Maryland, United States
394A Highlands Inter Robotics Highlands Intermediate School Pearl City, Hawaii, United States
718E Plasmacore The Pennington School Manassas, Virginia, United States
918E Panther bots Hyde Park Middle School Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
952C RMS Robotics Ridgely Middle School Lutherville, Maryland, United States
1028Y Shreking Ball Brownell-Talbot Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1073A OPS - Decoded Marrs Magnet Middle School Omaha, Nebraska, United States
1117A Gold BearA Young Jae Robot cheongju, South Korea
1119S Sweetch Centro Escolar Yaocalli Mexico City, Mexico City, Mexico
1184A Santa Anna's Revenge East / West Jay Middle School Portland, Indiana, United States
1231B B-Cubed Benton Middle School Manassas, Virginia, United States
1338B B HEAT Bryant Middle School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
1410L Utopic Unicorns Odle Middle School Bellevue, Washington, United States
1489C 1489 C Bull Run Middle School Gainesville, Virginia, United States
1535N Northway Drivers St. Cloud School District 742 St. Cloud, Minnesota, United States
1680B St. Luke ElectroLions St. Luke Catholic School Temple City, California, United States
1981C GMS-NightHawk Grant Middle School Marion, Ohio, United States
1981E GMS-Precision Grant Middle School Marion, Ohio, United States
2049A Avalanche Carver Robotics Leesburg, Florida, United States
2049Z The Hunters Carver Robotics Leesburg, Florida, United States
2148A Gigabots Greenville Middle School Greenville, Texas, United States
2250G Brigida Alvarez- MS Brigida Alvarez Rodriguez Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
2300D i Hawk - MS Adv Robinson School San Juan, Puerto Rico
2353B Esc. Bellas Artes MS Esc. Bellas Artes Humacao, Puerto Rico
2355B Col. Sagrado Corazon- B Col. Sagrado Corazon Ponce, Puerto Rico
2533B Auto Robots Dutch Fork Middle School Irmo, South Carolina, United States
2626C Circuit Breaker Xavier Middle School Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
2635C Burncoat Middle School Burncoat Middle School Worcester, Massachusetts, United States
2831X SFMS Electric Eagles South Forsyth Middle School Cumming, Georgia, United States
3018E EMC^2 Techna Pwn Robotics Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
3310B Roman Robots Cain Middle School Rockwall, Texas, United States
3547A Virus Technology First Monroe, Michigan, United States
3590A Waialua Intermediate Waialua Robotics Team Waialua, Hawaii, United States
3946R Sun Devils Kent Denver School Englewood, Colorado, United States
3997B North Forsyth Middle North Forsyth Middle School Cumming, Georgia, United States
4004X Warrior Robotics Boone-Apache TSA Apache, Oklahoma, United States
4109A 808 Robotics 808 Robotics Homeschool//Independent Wahiawa, Hawaii, United States
4184B Area 51 Mountain Crest High School Hyrum, Utah, United States
4221C Grizzlies Bear Chino Piney Grove Middle School FCSS Ga Cumming, Georgia, United States
4302C Bahrain Team Gifted Students Centre - Bahrain Muharruq, Bahrain
4402B Cuitlabots Escuela Secundaria Cuitlahuac Cuautla,, Morelos, Mexico
4610N Underground Robot Revolution Summit, New Jersey, United States
4768C Grizzly Bots Grange Middle School Fairfield, California, United States
4810A Cybermen North Union Middle School Richwood, Ohio, United States
4810E X-Force North Union Middle School Richwood, Ohio, United States
4951A Panther-Botics Edmond Cimarron Middle School Edmond, Oklahoma, United States
4951B Panther-Botics Edmond Cimarron Middle School Edmond, Oklahoma, United States
5155H Robam! Cross County Robotics Stromsburg, Nebraska, United States
5233M The Shield DC West Community Schools Waterloo, Nebraska, United States
5297A Dalex Sacred Heart School Saratoga, California, United States
6007X Quantum Flux Millikan Science Academy Sherman Oaks, California, United States
6142W Willis Firebots Willis Junior High School Chandler, Arizona, United States
6224A Sec. Lic. Benito Juarez Esc. Sec. Estatal Lic. Benito Juárez Durango, Durango, Mexico
6298B Robotic Defenders Patterson Park Public Charter School Baltimore, Maryland, United States
6380 The Iron Bots Haymarket Robotics Haymarket, Virginia, United States
6395 Robotics Verein Escuela Secundaria Tecnica 40 Cuatla, Morelos, Mexico
6514B Sec. Tec. 1 ESCUELA SECUNDARIA TECNICA NO. 1 Durango, Durango, Mexico
6838C Major Trouble Grand Blanc East Middle School Grand Blanc, Michigan, United States
6841C Hancock Hancock Middle School Kiln, Mississippi, United States
6986E Lancers E Grace Brethren JH/High School Simi Valley, California, United States
7069E Toppenators Toppenish Middle School Toppenish, Washington, United States
7131A White Sands White Sands - Las Cruces Public Schools White Sands, New Mexico, United States
7148A Academy Academic School Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
7177A Iteration Happens Iteration Happens Stamping Ground, Kentucky, United States
7177B Iteration Happens Plan B Iteration Happens Stamping Ground, Kentucky, United States
7235A Binhu A Nanning Binhu Road Primary School Nanning, China
7505A BJ NO.57 HSch A Beijing 57 High School beijing, China
7646A Bestic A Shanghai Bestic Education Traning Limited shanghai, China
7663A Fenghua Msch A Shanghai Fenghua Junior Middle School shanghai, China
7673A Fengtai CP Beijing Fengtai Children’s Palace beijing, China
7681 Mohave Mohave Middle School Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
7700B Rolling Robots Rolling Robots Rolling Hills Estates, California, United States
7792A CD Shishi MSch A Chengdu Shishi Middle School chengdu, China
7794A Bestic B Shanghai Bestic Education Traning Limited shanghai, China
7797B SH Zhabei STYC B Shanghai Zhabei Science Technology Youth Center Shanghai, China
7846A PIZITZ A Pizitz Middle School Vestavia Hills, Alabama, United States
7861A Longjiang Road A Chengdu Longjiang Road Branch Primary School chengdu, China
7903A PSch AT BKUT A Primary School Attached to Peking University beijing, China
7908A Beijing Chaoyang YCAC A Beijing Chaoyang Youth and Children Activity Cente beijing, China
7917A Simfuture RTEC A Simfuture Robot Technology Education Center shanghai, China
7922A Fuqing Yuping&NO.2 Fuqing Yuping Central Primary School & Fuqing NO.2 fuqing, China
7928A ZGC NO.1 PSch A Zhongguancun NO.1 Primary School BEIJING, China
7932A FQ Yuping & NO.2 Fuqing Yuping Central Primary School & Fuqing NO.2 fuqing, China
7949A MSch AT NNU A Middle School Attached to Northeast Normal Univers JILIN, China
7968A Bestic E Shanghai Bestic Education Traning Limited shanghai, China
7974A Sec. Tec. 53 ESCUELA SECUNDARIA TECNICA NO. 53 Durango, Durango, Mexico
7984C CMA C CMA Secondary School hongkong, Hong Kong
8000C HRS Robohawks Head-Royce School Oakland, California, United States
8025A Locke Monsters Robotics Locke Middle School Billerica, Massachusetts, United States
8058A The Future Rulang Primary School Singapore, Singapore
8065A Atom. JR Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore, Singapore
8065C Thor. JR Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore, Singapore
8065D Zeus. JR Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore, Singapore
8066A Atom Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore, Singapore
8066B Zeus Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore, Singapore
8066C Thor Hai Sing Catholic School Singapore, Singapore
8068A Isoelectronic School of Science and Technology, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
8068C Isovolt School of Science and Technology, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
8068D Isotonic School of Science and Technology, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
8068E Isomagnetic School of Science and Technology, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
8068F Iso V2 School of Science and Technology, Singapore Singapore, Singapore
8084A yongchang B Shanghai Yongchang Private School shanghai, China
8153B Gearbox Hudsonville Robotics Riley MS - Johnson/Fredrickson Hudsonville, Michigan, United States
8153B Riley Team 2 Riley Street Middle School Hudsonville, Michigan, United States
8192A Shanghai Huangpu A Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
8192B Shanghai Huangpu B Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
8192C Shanghai Huangpu C Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
8192D Shanghai Huangpu D Shanghai Huangpu Teenagers S&T Activity Center Shanghai, China
8193A Shanghai Yongchang A Shanghai Yongchang Private School Shanghai, China
8213A Metal Strikerz 2.0 Wisconsin Robotics Club Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, United States
8223A Beijing NO.80 High school Beijing NO.80 Middle school Beijing, China
8224 HF NO.42 MS A Heifei NO.42 Middle School Hefei, China
8224B HF NO.42 MS B Hefei NO.42 Middle School Hefei, China
8400 Z-Botz Z-Botz Apex, North Carolina, United States
8504A beijing NO.18 Sch Beijing NO.18 middle school beijing, China
8510B E3 Shock Northeast Middle School Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
8512A Eclipse Murchison Middle School Austin, Texas, United States
8512D MonsterBots Murchison Middle School Austin, Texas, United States
8557A BIA Owl's Baltimore International Academy Baltimore, Maryland, United States
8562A Redubots Reeduca Distrito Federal, Mexico City, Mexico
8636T Baking Robots ADLC (Alberta Distance Learning Centre) Vermilion Barrhead, Alberta, Canada
8739E SECUNDARIA TECNICA No.127 ACADEMIA DE ROBOTICA DE LAGO DE MORENO LAGOS DE MORENO, Mexico
8739F SECUNDARIA TECNICA No.127 ACADEMIA DE ROBOTICA DE LAGO DE MORENO LAGOS DE MORENO, Mexico
8739K TELESECUNDARIA HEROES ACADEMIA DE ROBOTICA DE LAGO DE MORENO LAGOS DE MORENO, Mexico
8899Z Vexecutives Manatee County Robotics Club Bradenton, Florida, United States
8900A Parallax Millikan Science Academy Sherman Oaks, California, United States
9084 McDOOM Chrome Broncos - RWJH Richardson, Texas, United States
9123A Ruiguan Robot Center A Shanghai Ruiguan Robot Center shanghai, China
9296A Sky Chickens Selbyville Middle School Selbyville, Delaware, United States
9388A Meilong MSch A Shanghai Meilong Middle School shanghai, China
9536A Genesis Global School Genesis Global School Noida, India
9553A Robo-Wolves Saint Paul's School Covington, Louisiana, United States
9593A KS YCPalace A Kunshan Youth and Children' Palace kunshan, China
9605A Down Cellar Laboratories Goering Homeschool Marlborough, Massachusetts, United States
9743C Hephaestus Helpers Troy Middle School Troy, Missouri, United States
9749A Blaine County Bots Wood River Middle School Hailey, Idaho, United States
9791C WalshBots - C-cret Agentz Walsh Middle School Framingham, Massachusetts, United States
9812C All About The Base Engineering & Technology Explorer Post 1882 Haymarket, Virginia, United States
9849D Team DAVE Team DAVE Glen Allen, Virginia, United States
9978A Changchun FLSch A Changchun Foreign Language School changchun, China

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Documents

Click here to read the document, "Things I Wish I Had Known Before Attending the World Championship."

Event Map

The official VEX Worlds Site Map is now available... Check it out!

Shuttle Route Schedule

A complimentary shuttle service between the Kentucky Exposition Center and many area hotels will be available April 15-18. Click here to view the schedule.

Shipping

Information about shipping your robot, tools, and supplies through George Fern Exposition & Event Services, the World Championship decorator, can be found here. If you have any questions about robot shipping information, please contact Fern directly at (502) 367-0254.

Printing, Packaging and Shipping while in Louisville

Need to print brochures or make copies after you arrive in Louisville? The UPS Store located in the Galt House Hotel can help you with your printing needs. Click here to see a list of prices for the most common services offered by the UPS Store. Please feel free to contact them at (502) 583-3784 about other services.

Participation and Consent Form

A completed form for all participants must be submitted at check-in on Thursday of the event. Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the World Championship. Turn them in to the Pit Administration Registration window when checking in. Click here to download the VEX Robotics and REC Foundation Consent & Waiver Form.

World Championship FAQ

The Robotics Education & Competition Foundation has collected the most commonly asked questions about World Championship. Please download and review the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship Team FAQ document for commonly asked questions and more information.

Sample Concessions Menu for the Kentucky Exposition Center

Please click here for a sample concessions menu for the Kentucky Exposition Center. Please note that not all concessions will be open during all hours of the event and prices may change. These sample menus are intended to assist team leaders and participants plan meals during the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship.

World Championship Apparel

Order World Championship apparel now by clicking here.

Pre-Order Lunches Now Available

The REC Foundation is pleased to provide the option for teams to pre-order their meals during the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship. Avoid waiting in line and arrange payment for your meals ahead of time for your convenience! Please click here to download the 2015 Pre-Order Lunch Form.

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Date: 04/15/2015 - 04/18/2015
Kentucky Exposition Center
Louisville, Kentucky 40209
United States

Travel Info

The 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship housing site is now available, with discounts at 36 hotels in Louisville. This is a great opportunity to get a head start on your competition planning. Please follow this link to reserve your room(s) at the VEX Championship rate.

We are also excited to announce that there will be a dedicated and free shuttle bus loop to and from the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship and many of the discounted hotels during all four days of the event. Stay tuned for more details regarding the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship!

Airport Transfer Service
The REC Foundation has negotiated special rates for Airport Transportation Services between the Louisville Airport (SDF) and official 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship hotels. The dedicated Airport Transportation page will allow attendees to book roundtrip airport transfer transportation for the following discounted rates:

Airport/Downtown area hotels for $21 per person.
Airport/East End area hotels for $31 per person.

Additionally, larger group discounts are available:

• Groups of 15 and more may reserve a private bus for $260 each way.
• Larger groups may reserve a 55-seat passenger bus for $550 each way.

All tickets must be purchased in advance and the airport shuttles will only operate between the Louisville airport and the World Championship hotels.

Please visit the official World Championship Airport Transportation website to book your airport transfer.

Visa and Invitation Letter Requests

The REC Foundation is happy to provide visa and invitation letters to teams. In order to process visa and invitation letters, teams must complete two simple steps. First, the team should register and pay for the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship. Next, the team's primary contact should email the following information to support@robotevents.com:

• Team name and number
• Names, birth dates, employers (or "student"), and passport country and number for every team member and adults traveling as chaperones
• School or other organization name and name of team leader, with address and phone number

All visa and invitation letter requests should be submitted to the REC Foundation by January 31, 2015, to ensure proper time for processing. Requests submitted after January 31 will be processed as soon as possible, but may take up to three weeks.

Please note that the REC Foundation will not produce a separate letter for each team member. Instead, the foundation will produce a letter for the entire team and attach the list of team members and mentors.

Team Party Back for 2015

Attention teams! The REC Foundation is pleased to announce that there will be an official team party to conclude the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship to be held on Saturday, April 18 at the Kentucky Kingdom amusement park. Please note that only Kentucky Kingdom will be open during the team party. The attached Hurricane Bay water park will not be open during the 2015 World Championship party. Check back for more details as the event approaches, including purchasing tickets and transportation updates.

Rental Car Discounts Available

The REC Foundation has partnered with Enterprise, Avis, and Budget to provide rental cars at a discounted rate for the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship.

Enterprise Rental Discounts
If you wish to take advantage of the Enterprise discount, please go directly to the Enterprise World Championship Website and use CD# "58B3001" to reserve your vehicle.

Avis Rental Discounts
If you wish to take advantage of the Avis discount, please go directly to the Avis World Championship Website and use Avis Worldwide Discount number "D019176." Attendees can also call Avis at 1-800-331-1600 to book.

Budget Rental Discounts
If you wish to take advantage of the Budget discount, please go directly to the Budget World Championship Website and use Budget Customer Discount number "U011133." Attendees can also call Budget at 1-800-842-5628 to book.

Airline Discounts Available

The REC Foundation has partnered with Delta Airlines and United Airlines to provide discounted air travel to the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship.
For Delta Airlines discount information, please click here.
For United Airlines discount information, please click here.

Learn More About Louisville!

To learn more about our exciting host city, please visit our Louisville World Championship website.

Agenda

Click this link to see the combined 2015 VEX World Championship agenda.

Event Dates

Date: 04/15/2015 - 04/18/2015

Venue/Location:

Kentucky Exposition Center
Louisville, Kentucky 40209
United States

Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
REC Foundation
Email: support@robotevents.com

Secondary Contact
REC Foundation
Email: support@robotevents.com

General Info

World Championship Information



World Championship VRC Middle School Division Team Lists

Spirit Division

Opportunity Division

Volunteer Information

For information on volunteering at the VEX Robotics World Championship, please click here.

Awards Information

You can see the awards for the VEX Robotics World Championship Middle School Division by clicking on the "Awards" tab above. Teams registered for the World Championship may upload pre-submitted awards by clicking here. This year's pre-submitted awards are for the Teacher of the Year Award, Mentor of the Year Award, Community Award, Teamwork Award, Design Award, Excellence Award, Educate Award, Innovate Award, and the Inspire Award. The deadline to register is 11:59 pm CST on March 20, 2015.

Robot Shipping Option

Information about shipping your robot, tools, and supplies through George Fern Exposition & Event Services, the World Championship decorator, can be found here. If you have any questions about robot shipping information, please contact Fern directly at (502) 367-0254.

Spectator Information

The 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship is FREE and open to the public. This lively and engaging event is suitable for the entire family. Spectators are welcome to attend the ceremonies, watch matches, and visit with teams in the pit area. Click here for parking information.

Team FAQ

Please download and review the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship Team FAQ document for commonly asked questions and more information.

Team Email Blast Archive

Please follow this link that will direct you to the team email blast archive on VEXForum.com. Here you will find all of the 2015 VEX World's team email blasts.

VEX Worlds Program

The 2015 VEX Worlds Program is available here.