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British Columbia Fall Qualifier

3-Nov-2017 - 4-Nov-2017 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
VEXNet Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
16-Sep-2017 23:59 EDT
Registration Deadline
27-Oct-2017 23:59 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The Fall Qualifying Tournament is the second  competition event of the 2017-18 season.and generally hosts a mixture of experienced and novice teams as teams incorporate evolving design innovations  

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 3-Nov-2017 - 4-Nov-2017

Gladstone Secondary School
4105 Gladstone Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V4N 1M1

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Friday, November 3rd, 2017 
Technical inspections & Practice fields open 6pm 8:30pm

Saturday, November 4th, 2017 
Doors open at 7:30am.
Opening Ceremonies 9:00am
Qualification Rounds 9:30am - 2:00pm
Elimination Rounds by about 2:30 - 4:00pm
Awards 4:30pm 
Event wrap-up at 5pm


Volunteers are vital contributors to the success of our events. Read about opportunities to participate here.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of an incident or circumstance effecting this event, PYRS will undertake three notification strategies.

  1. An advisory describing the situation (e.g. inclement weather) and the action being taken (e.g. event cancellation) will be posted to this RobotEvents event listing under this tab.  
  2. The same information will also be e-mailed to all registered team coaches.
  3. An incident notification will also be sent to all twitter accounts following the PYRSReporter 

Refund and Payment Policies

Event cancellation

Should the event be cancelled, registration fees will be refunded to all  teams in full

(less RECF administration fees if initially paid by credit card).

Team cancellation

Registered teams needing to cancel will be eligible for a full refund if notification of cancellation is submitted prior to freezeing (publication of) the qualification match schedule.  

Refund terms are as above.

Full refunds (or event credits) for teams that have paid by cash or cheque,

Less RECF administration fees if registration was initially paid by credit card. 

Please note: We consider our cancellation and refund terms to be very lenient. PYRS reserves the right to withdrawn registration privileges of teams found to be abusing these terms (e.g. repeated team cancellations due to speculative registration).

Date: 3-Nov-2017 - 4-Nov-2017
Gladstone Secondary School
4105 Gladstone Street
Vancouver, British Columbia V4N 1M1

Travel Info



Sponsored By:
iDesign Solutions
The Professional Engineers & Geologists of B.C.

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