Northwest Michigan VRC MS/HS Tower Takeover League

12/10/2019 - 02/06/2020
Northwest Michigan VRC MS/HS Tower Takeover League

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-0174

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: League

Capacity: 32 / Spots Open: -

Max Registrations per Organization: 4

Standard Registration Opens: Sat, Sep 21, 2019 7:50 PM EDT

Registration Deadline: Thu, Dec 5, 2019 7:51 PM EST

Price: $165.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • Registration opens at a future date.
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Ranking

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Team List

The team list for this event is not currently available. Please check back four weeks prior to the event date.

Webcast

No webcast is currently planned


Date: 12/10/2019
St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States

Date: 01/07/2020
St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States

Date: 01/21/2020
St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States

Date: 02/04/2020
St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States

Date: 02/06/2020
St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States

Travel Info

Travel to the school should not experience any delays.  Check back for any known travel issues.

Refund Policy

There are no refunds for this event.

All team registrations MUST BE PAID within 2 weeks of your team registration date and at least 1 week prior to the event.  Failure to meet these payment policies may result in your team being moved to the wait list.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

It is unlikely we will cancel. All reasonable efforts will be made to inform teams of any cancelations due to incliment weather. Please monitor event status on Robot Events cancelations will be posted there. 

Volunteer

Volunteers are what make our robotics events thrive.  Please consider helping at this and other regional events.  The State Championship will also be happening on Feb 28, 29 and March 1st at the Grand Traverse Resort.  

Your help is always welcome and appreicated.  
Contact Philip Leete if you are interested in learning more about volunteering.

philip@quarkmine.com, 231-409-0184

Agenda

Agenda is Subject to Change

Skills will be availabe at the League Finals only.

League Play Days:

  • December 10,January 7, 21, February 4
    • 5:00pm - Check in
    • 5:15pm - Check in Deadline
    • 5:30pm - League Matches (Teamwork Challenge only)
    • 7:30pm - Event Ends

League Finals

  • Febuary 6
    • 3:30pm - Checkin
    • 3:45pm - Skills Runs are Open for Teams (Maximum 3 Driver and 3 Autunomous)
    • 4:00pm - Deadline for Notebooks to be turned in (Excellence and Design Awards)
    • 5:30pm - Alliance Selection
    • 6:00pm - Finals and Awards (Elemination Matches)
    • 7:00pm - League Ends

Event Dates

Date: 12/10/2019

Venue/Location:

St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States


Date: 01/07/2020

Venue/Location:

St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States


Date: 01/21/2020

Venue/Location:

St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States


Date: 02/04/2020

Venue/Location:

St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States


Date: 02/06/2020

Venue/Location:

St. Francis High School
123 East Eleventh Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
United States


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Philip Leete
Email: philipleete@gmail.com
Phone: 231-409-0184
Event Day Phone: 231-409-0184

Secondary Contact
Carol Johnson
Email: cjohnson@gtacs.org
Phone: (231) 645-3652
Event Day Phone: (231) 645-3652

General Info

A VEX VRC League differes from tournaments by giving teams the opportunity to participate in multiple miniture competitions that will end in the League Finals.  Teams will continue to modify and improve their robot designs throughout the league.

Grand Traverse Area Catholic School will play host for our league days.  

St Francis High School

  • 123 E. Eleventh Street, Traverse City, MI 49684
  • Play Days are on Tuesdays
    • December 10, January 7, 21 and February 4
    • 5:30pm - 7:30pm  (Doors will open at 5:00.  Teams must check in by 5:15)
  • League Finals, Judging and Skills Runs
    • February 6
    •  4:00pm - 7:30pm (Doors will open at 3:30)

Notes:

  • This League will be Judged for Excellence and Design Awards.  Please see the Awards Tab for information about State Championship Advancement.

    • Teams wishing to compete for these awards must be submitted by 4:00 at the League Finals.

  • Space is limited at league dates and the layout is NOT designed for spectators.  Please encourage families and guests to attend the tournaments
  • All team registrations MUST BE PAID within 2 weeks of your team registration date and at least 1 week prior to the event.  Failure to meet these payment policies may result in your team being moved to the wait list.
  • Volunteering at an event is a great way to engage parents - contact Philip Leete for volunteer information

If you have questions about this event, please reach out to Philip Leete.  We look forward to seeing you this season.

Philip Leete - philip@quarkmine.com, 231-409-0184