Central Ontario VRC Tournament

01/13/2018
Central Ontario VRC Tournament

Event Code: RE-VRC-17-2730

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 48 / Spots Open: 4

Max Registrations per Organization: 12

Price: CA$125.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
VEX Robotics Competition - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) 50505A Aviators KraftWerx Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 50505A Aviators KraftWerx Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 1404B Shocks X-Robo Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) 42904G PF Robotics Patrick Fogarty CSS Orillia, Ontario, Canada
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) 2560S Raven Robotics Sir William Mulock Secondary School Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) 1404B Shocks X-Robo Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) 42904R PF Robotics Patrick Fogarty CSS Orillia, Ontario, Canada
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) 2887A PIVX Panthers PIVX Panthers Robotics Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) 2560S Raven Robotics Sir William Mulock Secondary School Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Amaze Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open

Match Results

Ranking

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Team List ( 44 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
211C SWC Robotics Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
211S SWC Robotics Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
211W SWC Robotics Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
211Z SWC Robotics Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
1104S Discobots Scorpio Brampton Robotics Education Brampton, Ontario, Canada
1104X Discobots X Brampton Robotics Education Brampton, Ontario, Canada
1404B Shocks X-Robo Canada Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2013A CyberGirls Cybergirls Robotics Creemore, Ontario, Canada
2013B CyberGirls Cybergirls Robotics Creemore, Ontario, Canada
2198M Paradigm Shift L'Amoreaux C.I. Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2560R Raven Robotics Sir William Mulock Secondary School (YRDSB) Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
2560S Raven Robotics Sir William Mulock Secondary School (YRDSB) Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
2887A PIVX Panthers PIVX Panthers Robotics Barrie, Ontario, Canada
5533A ODY5533 École secondaire publique Odyssée North Bay, Ontario, Canada
5533B ODY5533 École secondaire publique Odyssée North Bay, Ontario, Canada
5533E ODY5533 École secondaire publique Odyssée North Bay, Ontario, Canada
5533F ODY5533 École secondaire publique Odyssée North Bay, Ontario, Canada
5533G ODY5533 École secondaire publique Odyssée North Bay, Ontario, Canada
7614A NHSRaiders1 Newmarket High School Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
7614B NHSRaiders2 Newmarket High School Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
7614C NHSRaiders3 Newmarket High School Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
9191A Collingwood C.I. SCDSB Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
10801A Trubotics Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School Markham, Ontario, Canada
10801B Trubotics Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School Markham, Ontario, Canada
10801C Trubotics Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School Markham, Ontario, Canada
10801D Trubotics Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School Markham, Ontario, Canada
10801Z Trubotics Pierre Elliott Trudeau High School Markham, Ontario, Canada
13514J TeraKnights St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School Barrie, Ontario, Canada
13620A Stellar Machines Eastview S.S. Barrie, Ontario, Canada
13620B Tenacious Fiddlers Eastview S.S. Barrie, Ontario, Canada
13620C Username not Found Eastview S.S. Barrie, Ontario, Canada
15756A Panthers St. Peter's Catholic Secondary School Barrie, Ontario, Canada
26937A "Error 404" A.N. Myer Secondary School Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
26937C "Error 404" A.N. Myer Secondary School Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
42904G PF Robotics Patrick Fogarty CSS Orillia, Ontario, Canada
42904R PF Robotics Patrick Fogarty CSS Orillia, Ontario, Canada
48000A Holy Trinity, Bradford Holy Trinity Catholic High School Bradford, Ontario, Canada
50505A Aviators KraftWerx Brampton, Ontario, Canada
52708A Thunder Robotics St. Theresa's High School Midland, Ontario, Canada
69420X Jimmy Rustlers St-Thomas Aquinas Secondary School Tottenham, Ontario, Canada
74747J Team SoloJin Team SoloJin Toronto, Ontario, Canada
91985A Stormtroopers Jean Vanier Catholic High School Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
97798A Hornets Judith Nyman SS Brampton, Ontario, Canada
97798B Hornets Judith Nyman SS Brampton, Ontario, Canada

Please download and reference the 1-page VEX Robotics Competition In The Zone game description.

VRC In The Zone Game Description

 

Please download and review the official 2018 VEX Robotics Competition Qualifying Criteria document for more information regarding qualification to your state/regional championship, national championship, or the 2018 VEX Robotics World Championship.

VEX Robotics Competition Qualifying Criteria

 

Robot Inspection Checklist

 

Participant Release Form

 

Participant Release Form

 

Webcast

The event will be livestreamed at:

 

 https://sites.google.com/smcdsb.on.ca/smctv-on-air/home

Refund Policy

Full refunds will be given if cancellation is received by Monday, January 1, 2018.  After that no refund will be issued.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather conditions or possible cancellations please call or text 705-888-0731 to confirm the event is proceeding. If cancelled, the event will NOT be rescheduled.

If you cannot arrive before close of check-in, please call or text (preferred): 705-888-0731.

Volunteer

Interested in volunteering?  Please contact us (705) 888-0731.

Agenda

8:00 am . . . Team Arrivals / Pits Open - - - Team Check-In and Registration - - - Practice Field Opens - - - Inspection Table Opens
9:00 am . . . Opening Ceremony/Drivers Meeting 
9:20 am . . . Qualifying Matches Begin - - - Skills Challenge Field Opens - - - Judging Begins
12:00 pm . . Lunch Begins
12:45 pm . . Qualifying Matches Resume
1:30 pm . . . Qualifying Ends
2:00 pm . . . Alliance Selections - - - Judging Ends - - - Skills Challenge Field Closes
2:30 pm . . . Final Matches Begin
4:00 pm . . . Awards Ceremony

Event Dates

Date: 01/13/2018

Venue/Location:

St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School
460 Mapleton Avenue
Barrie, Ontario L4N 9C2
Canada

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Gary Page
Email: page.graphics@sympatico.ca
Phone: 705-888-0731

Secondary Contact
Dean Jacksch
Email: founddean@hotmail.com
Phone: 705-718-3593

General Info

Payment

Payment for this event is made directly to CyberGirls Robotics - 3 Caroline Street, Creemore, ON  L0M1G0 (705) 888-0731.  Payment can be made by cheque either in advance or on the day of competition or by school PO (school will be invoiced by Cybergirls Robotics).  Please contact Gary Page, (705) 888-0731 if an alternate payment method is needed.

Competition Preparation

This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting event. All teams should come prepared for 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. 

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

3. Carefully read all of the information contained in the tournament posting on RobotEvents.com

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, helpful for Judges, Design and 
Excellence Awards )
Banners and other decorations for your team pit
Giveaways if you have them

Please bring indoor shoes to this event as winter boots will not be allowed in the Gymnasium.

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. Check the awards tab to see what awards will be given during the tournament.

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

9. Understand how the game will be played. VEX participants are more than welcome to watch the referee training videos before they attend a tournament. 

10. Read through the Robot troubleshooting guide. 

11. Ensure that you have the latest version of firmware.

Participation and Consent Form

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/RECF Consent & Waiver Form.