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NWI Region Robotics Rumble - Turning Point Blended Qualifier, Portage, IN

12/15/2018
NWI Region Robotics Rumble - Turning Point Blended Qualifier, Portage, IN NWI Region Robotics Rumble - Turning Point Blended Qualifier, Portage, IN

Event Code: RE-VRC-18-5873

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 60 / Spots Open: 8

Event Region: Indiana

Max Registrations per Organization: 12

Price: $65.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Event Dates

Date: 12/15/2018

Venue/Location:

Portage High School - West Bldg
6450 US Highway 6
Portage, Indiana 46368
United States


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

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General Info

Portage High School - West Building, Gymnasium

Central Time Zone (CST)

General Information

Enter through Door "F" (Facing US Hwy 6).

Bus and spectator parking available in lot at Door "F".

Competition Arena located in PHS West Gymnasium.

Team Pits located in adjacent PHS West Cafeteria

VEX Waivers and Notebooks will be collected at team Check-In.

Full Concessions available. Team Pizza order forms available at concession stand due at 10:00AM

Hospitality room for Coaches, Judges and Workers.

Facility is ADA accessible.

Agenda

Agenda

Schedule (Subject to change):

7:30 AM            Doors Open

7:30-9:00          Registration, Inspection, and Practice

9:00-9:15          Drivers meeting, Announcements and Introductions

9:20-9:30          Opening Ceremony and National Anthem

9:30-12:00 PM  Qualification Matches and Skills Challenge

12:00-12:30      Lunch (Please visit our concession stand or Order Pizzas!)

12:30-3:00        Qualification Matches and Skills Challenge

3:00-3:20          Alliance Selection

3:20-3:30          Skills Playoff - Top 3 Teams

3:30-5:00          Elimination Matches and Championship

5:00-5:15          Awards and Closing Ceremony

Volunteer

Any interested Volunteers should contact John.kappes@portage.k12.in.us

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of tournament cancellation due to weather, visit either:

www.robotevents.com

www.facebook.com/PortaBotz2567/

www.portagerobotics.com

or, portabotz on Twitter.

 

For direct confirmation, call Tournament Director, John Kappes at 219.805-3576

Refund Policy

Refunds will be on a per situation basis and may be reduced based on competition expenses.  If granted, refunds will be processed as future event registration and will take place one month after the event.


Date: 12/15/2018
Portage High School - West Bldg
6450 US Highway 6
Portage, Indiana 46368
United States

Travel Info

Travel Info

Portage is located in Northwest Indiana minutes from the shores of Lake Michigan and the Indiana Dunes and 40 miles outside of Chicago, IL.

 

From the South:

I-65 N to exit 258, E 37th Ave/Ridge Rd/US 6 in Hobart.

Drive 7.5 miles East Portage High School.

 

From the East:

US 30 West to IN 49 North @ Valparaiso.

IN 49 North to US Highway 6 West exit.

Drive 6 miles West to Portage High School

 

Several restaurants and shopping stores are located right near Portage High School.

Webcast

The tournament will be broadcast live on Face Book at:

www.facebook.com/PortaBotz2567/