Arkansas VEX Robotics Competition

01/24/2015
Arkansas VEX Robotics Competition

Event Code: RE-VRC-15-2358

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 26 / 24

Registration Deadline: Fri, Jan 16, 2015 12:00 AM EST

Price: $35.00


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Team Award Winners
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 7998B Real Steel Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 7998C Primetime Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 5691B Hornet Engineering Blue Bryant High School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 8384C Need Beef Alma High School Alma, Arkansas, United States
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 5691B Hornet Engineering Blue Bryant High School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 9577B Sylvan Hill Bears Sylvan Hills Middle School Sherwood, Arkansas, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 7998A SW Cougars Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 7998B Real Steel Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) 1338G Gray HEAT Bryant Middle School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
Sportsmanship (VRC/VEXU) 9197C O. G. Springdale Springdale High School Springdale, Arkansas, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) CREATE U.S. Open Robotics Championship - VEX HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
CREATE U.S. Open Robotics Championship - VEX MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) CREATE U.S. Open Robotics Championship - VEX HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION
CREATE U.S. Open Robotics Championship - VEX MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Sportsmanship (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Programming

Driver

Match Results

Ranking

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Team List ( 26 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
1338B B HEAT Bryant Middle School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
1338G G HEAT Bryant Middle School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
5691B Hornet Engineering Blue Bryant High School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
5691W Hornet Engineering White Bryant High School Bryant, Arkansas, United States
6083 Backwoods Bots 1 Star City Middle School Star City, Arkansas, United States
6083B Backwoods Bots 2 Star City Middle School Star City, Arkansas, United States
6414 Panther Robotics Cabot High School Cabot, Arkansas, United States
6414B Panther Robotics Cabot High School Cabot, Arkansas, United States
6980A Bulldog Robotics Star City High School Star City, Arkansas, United States
6980B Bulldog Robotics 2 Star City High School Star City, Arkansas, United States
7747M Russellville High Russellville High School- Russellville Junior High Russellville, Arkansas, United States
7747R Russellville Junior High Russellville High School- Russellville Junior High Russellville, Arkansas, United States
7773A Arkadelphia A Arkadelphia High School Robotics Club Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States
7773B Arkadelphia B Arkadelphia High School Robotics Club Arkadelphia, Arkansas, United States
7776A SHHS Bears Sylvan Hills High School Sherwood, Arkansas, United States
7998A Cyflex Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
7998B Real Steel Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
7998C Primetime Southwest Junior High Springdale, Arkansas, United States
8384A Alma High School Team 1 Alma High School Alma, Arkansas, United States
8384B Alma High School Team 2 Alma High School Alma, Arkansas, United States
8384C Alma High School Team 3 Alma High School Alma, Arkansas, United States
9197A BullDogged Springdale High School Springdale, Arkansas, United States
9197B Springdale Dogs Too Springdale High School Springdale, Arkansas, United States
9197C Springdale Dogs Springdale High School Springdale, Arkansas, United States
9577 Sylvan Hill Bears Sylvan Hills Middle School Sherwood, Arkansas, United States
9577B Sylvan Hill Bears Sylvan Hills Middle School Sherwood, Arkansas, United States

Documents

Competition Preparation

A completed form for all participants must be turned in during check-in. 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. Download the VEX/ REC Foundation Consent & Waiver Form.

Competition Preparation This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting event. All teams should come prepared for a full day of competition. Here are a few steps that every team should take to ensure that they are prepared.

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can be found here.

2. Check the official VEX forums for rule updates and changes found here.

3. Visit the tournament's page on RobotEvents and read it carefully. Specifically, look for information about the team's put area, available concession areas, electrical sources and any venue specific rules.

4. Pack for the event the day before the day of departure. Here are a few items that you don't want to forget.
* Goggles/Safety Glasses
* Spare parts & tools
* Batteries and chargers
* Programming cable
* Power Strip
* Laptop computer
* Engineering notebook (if you have one)
* Banners and other decorations for your team pit
* Giveaways if you have them

5. Be sure to read 101 Things You Should Know Before Your First VEX Tournament.

6. Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament.

7. Prep for your interviews with the judges.

8. Remember that safety comes first, please don't bring tools that pose a safety risk to your team, or others nearby as the venue is a very tight fit. Also, remember no grinding or other actions that create sparks

Vex Curriculum If you are still working on your robot design and have questions about integrating your various systems or want to ensure that you have powered your robot properly, refer to the Autodesk VEX Robotics Curriculum.

The curriculum is free and available here.


Date: 01/24/2015
Bryant Middle School
Bryant, Arkansas 72027
United States

Agenda

Schedule/Agenda
7:30 am- Doors open, registration opens, pits open
8:00 am- Inspection starts
8:00 am- Volunteer training for referees, judges and field staff
8:45 am- Practice matches
9:45 am- Opening ceremonies and driver meeting
10:00 am- Qualifications, skills challenges and judging
12:00 pm- Lunch
1:00 pm-Qualifications, skills challenges, and judging
3:00 pm-Qualifications end, skills challenges end
3:15 pm- Alliance selection
3:45 pm- Eliminations
5:30 pm- Awards
5:45 pm- Clean Up

Event Dates

Date: 01/24/2015

Venue/Location:

Bryant Middle School
Bryant, Arkansas 72027
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Jason Price
Email: jprice@bryantschools.org
Phone: 501-847-5651

Secondary Contact
Jason Price
Email: jprice@bryantschools.org
Phone: 501-847-5651