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Lapeer Lightning VEX Qualifier

18-Nov-2017 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Field Control System
VEXNet Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
6-Sep-2017 23:59 EDT
Registration Deadline
15-Nov-2017 23:59 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The event will be held at the Center for Innovation (old Lapeer West High School) in the main gym. 

Parking will be in the main lot to the right of the building. 

Concessions will be available in the cafeteria. Please see emails sent to team contacts for information. 

This event is a Michigan East Regional Qualifier. This event qualifies 3 Teams 1=Excellence and 2 Champions


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 18-Nov-2017

Center for Innovation
170 Millville Rd
Lapeer, Michigan 48446
United States

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9:00am - Doors open - Check-In & Robot Inspection begin
9:15am - 12:30pm - Fields #3 open for practice (must be inspected) 
10-10:15am - Driver's Meeting
10:30am - Opening Ceremonies
10:45am - 1:00pm Qualification Matches 
12:30pm - 2:30pm Field #3 available for Skills Challenge
1:00pm - 2:00pm - Lunch
2:00pm - 3:30pm - Qualification Matches
3:30pm - Alliance Selections
3:45pm - Elimination Matches
4:30pm - Award Ceremony
5:00pm - Event Closes, Clean-up

*subject to change


Please contact Bernadette or Jon if you'd like to volunteer at the event. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Check your email for event updates. An email will be sent if we decide to cancel due to bad weather.

Any cancellations will also be posted on the Event.

Refund and Payment Policies

Please email Bernadette Storts: [email protected]

Refunds will only be considered in extreme circumstances. Refunds will take approximately 1 month if approved. 
The $5.00 service fee that is collected by the REC Foundation will not be refunded. 

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




Please bring the Release form to the event.

Consent / Release form