Event Code: RE-VRC-17-2883
Program: VEX Robotics Competition
Type of Event: Tournament
Capacity: 42 / Spots Open: 18
Event Region: Indiana
Max Registrations per Organization: 5
Price: $60.00This event is closed to registration because:
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
This event will be held at Faurecia, a global automotive supplier, in their newest emmisions controls facility in Columbus, Indiana. This facility utilizes around 100 robots, ranging from articulated robot arms to mobile robots used for transportation of materials.
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. LINK TO WAVER
This event should take advantage of VEX VIA. Please have students, coaches and fans download VEX VIA (iOS or Droid) prior to the event. We may be unable to use vex via due to issues with the venue's internet access.
Please Examine this map, you want to make sure you arrive at the right building. If you are arriving from exit 64, drive East on W 450 S for 1.6 miles and turn left a S 100 W. The Building we are hosting the event in is not on google's sat images. This photo is to help in your navigation.
If this event is full, please contact us about being added to a wait list!
This event is a State Qualifying Event
Tentative Agenda: (Subject to change):
8:00 am Doors Open
8:00 - 9:30 Registration and inspection
9:30 - 9:45 Drivers meeting, Announcements and Introductions
10:00 - 12:00 Qualification Matches and Skills Challenge
12:00 - 1:00 Lunch (Prepared by Faurecia Cafe)
1:00 - 4:00 Qualification Matches and Skills Challenge
4:00 - 4:15 Alliance Selection
4:15 - 5:00 Elimination Matches
5:00 - 5:15 Championship Rounds
5:20 Awards Ceremony & Pits Close
We are currently generating and filling our list of volunteers. If you are interested in helping out, please contact Cory Burbrink at (812) 447-4551. We will update with needed volunteer positions as soon as possible!
In case of bad weather conditions or possible cancellations please visit the event on Robotevents.com where I will post updates about the event status as needed in the General description. Please feel free to contact me by phone 812 447 4551 if you are going to be late to the event. Match Lists will be generated as scheduled and cannot be re-run.
All requests for refunds must be made 3 weeks prior to the date of the event. Refunds if approved will be processed within 1 month following the event. Refunds will be for $55 to pay for the new Team Registration fees now imposed by RECF.
Payments are expected when you register for the event and must be completed/received TWO weeks prior to the event date. Failure to pay by 12/2/2017 will result in teams being moved to the waiting list allowing other teams from the wait list to take those spots.
Any changes to your team letters will not be permitted after 12/9/2017. There will be NO changes at the door. Teams not registered will not be allowed to participate!
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