Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Northeast Philadelphia Iron Pack Qualifier

Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Spots Open
Event Region
Pennsylvania - East
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This is the second year for our Northeast Philadelphia Iron Pack Qualifier. It will be hosted in the gymnasium of the high school building. All parents and community members are welcome to attend for free, and cheer on the local VEX robotics teams!

Grade Level: High School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 12/10/2016

New Foundations Charter School
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19136
United States

Contact Information

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This is a tentative agenda, subject to change. If it does change, all teams will be notified via email.

7:30AM - Doors open

8:00 - 9:00AM - Team registration

8:30 - 9:30AM - Inspections

10:00AM - Qualification Rounds begin

10:30AM - Skills Matches begin

12:00 - 1:00PM - Lunch Break

1:00 - 2:30PM - Qualification Rounds and Skills Matches resume

2:30PM - Alliance Selection

3:00 - 4:00PM Elimination Rounds 

4:00 - 4:30PM Finals and Awards

5:00PM Doors Close


Volunteer will consist of parents and community members who have an interest in helping with the event. A volunteer signup will be posted (and emailed out) three weeks before the competition. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of possible inclement weather, an email will be sent to all participating teams the night before to determine how many teams will still try to attend. A second email will be sent at 6:30 AM with a final decision for the day. 

Refund Policy

Full refunds will be issued if the event needs to be cancelled for any reason. Other than the case of an event cancellation, there will be no refunds for a team that does not show. 

Please use the Robot Inspection Checklist to pre-inspect your robot prior to the event:

Inspection Checklist


Please download our temporary license plate template if your team has yet to receive license plates:

Temporary License Plate Template


Please dowload and print a copy of the Drivers Meeting Notes:

Drivers Meeting Notes