Tower Takeover Cold Turkey Tournament

10/19/2019
Tower Takeover Cold Turkey Tournament

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-8139

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 24 / Spots Open: 50%+

Registration Deadline: Sat, Oct 12, 2019 6:23 AM EDT

Price: $17.16

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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.

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Payment Information

COST PER TEAM:  Each team (with one robot) pays 20,000 KRW by bank transfer. Account information below:

  1. Bank Name: KB Kookmin Bank (국민은행)
  2. Bank Account #: 034501-04-155959
  3. Account Name:  Asia Pacific International School (아시아퍼시픽 국제외국인학교)
    Please include "Robotics" and your team # with payment.


Date: 10/19/2019
Asia Pacific International School
57 Wolgye-ro 45ga-gil, Nowon-gu
Seoul, 01874
South Korea

Travel Info

Subway

*From both Seokgye Station and Kwangwoon Univ. Station a taxi to APIS would cost only about 3,000-4,000 won.

  • Kwangwoon Univ. Station (Line 1): Go out Exit 2 and take green bus 1130 to Wolgye Middle School
  • Seokgye Station (Line 6 or Line 1): Go out Exit 1 and take green bus 1130 to Wolgye Middle School
  • Hagye Station (Line 7): Go out Exit 5 and take green bus Nowon 15 to Wolgye Middle School

 

Bus

* To find the best route from where you are to APIS using public transportation,  you can try using the Seoul Metropolitan Rapid Transit Corporation’s guide.

  • From Seoul City Hall take blue bus number 103 to Yumkwang High School.
  • From Kwangwoon Univ. Station take green bus number 1130 to Wolgye Middle School.
  • From Hagye Station take green bus number Nowon 15 to Wolgye Middle School.

Car

  • By way of Naebu Expressway
    Get on the Naebu Expressway at Seongsan Bridge and then get off the expressway at Jeongreung Ramp. Once you take the Jeongreung off-ramp, go straight until you reach the Gireum New Town intersection. At Gireum New Town intersection go up the ramp and turn right to head north towards Mia Samgeori. When you reach Hyundai Department Store you are at Mia Samgeori (3-way intersection). At Mia Samgeori go towards Jangwi-dong / Seoul Dream Land. Go past Seoul Dream Land and cross the Wolgye 2-bridge. You will see the Lotte Castle Apartments on your left. Make a left at these apartments where you can see the signs for YumKwang School and APIS. Pass the bus stop and turn right to find YumKwang School and APIS.
  • From Pyeongchang-dong, Yeonhui-dong
    Go towards Kukmin University. Pass the university and go straight until you reach the Gireum New Town intersection. At Gireum New Town intersection go up the ramp and turn right to head north towards Mia Samgeori. When you reach Hyundai Department Store you are at Mia Samgeori (3-way intersection). At Mia Samgeori go towards Jangwi-dong / Seoul Dream Land. Go past Seoul Dream Land and cross the Wolgye 2-bridge. You will see the Lotte Castle Apartments on your left. Make a left at these apartments where you can see the signs for YumKwang School and APIS. Pass the bus stop and turn right to find YumKwang School and APIS.
  • From Gangnam, Apgujeong
    From Apgujeong take the Seongsu Bridge and head towards Korea University. Go past Korea University and head towards Mia Samgeori. When you reach Mia Samgeori (3-way intersection) go towards Jangwi-dong / Seoul Dream Land. Go past Seoul Dream Land and cross the Wolgye 2-bridge. You will see the Lotte Castle Apartments on your left. Make a left at these apartments where you can see the signs for YumKwang School and APIS. Pass the bus stop and turn right to find YumKwang School and APIS.
  • From Uijeongbu
    Take Dongbuganseon Road south to Wolgye 1-Bridge. At Wolgye 1-Bridge take Wolgye Road towards Wolgye-dong and Seoul Dream Land. Turn right at the signs for YumKwang School and APIS just before you reach the Lotte Castle Apartments. Pass the bus stop and turn right to find YumKwang School and APIS.
  • From Seoul City Hall

    (a) Bukak Tunnel

    From City Hall head towards Gwanghwamun Gate. At Gwanghwamun Gate Samgeori (3-way intersection) turn left. Then turn right at Gyeongbokgung Subway Station. Head north on this road until you reach a 3-way intersection at the front gate of Sangmyeong University. Turn right here and go straight on this road, continuing through Bukak Tunnel and pass Kukmin University. Go straight until you reach the Gireum New Town intersection. At Gireum New Town intersection go up the ramp and turn right to head north towards Mia Samgeori. When you reach Hyundai Department Store you are at Mia Samgeori (3-way intersection). At Mia Samgeori go towards Jangwi-dong / Seoul Dream Land. Go past Seoul Dream Land and cross the Wolgye 2-bridge. You will see the Lotte Castle Apartments on your left. Make a left at these apartments where you can see the signs for YumKwang School and APIS. Pass the bus stop and turn right to find YumKwang School and APIS.

    (b) By way of Hyehwa-dong

    From City Hall head towards Gwanghwamun Gate. At Gwanghwamun Gate Samgeori (3-way intersection) turn right. Go straight past Anguk Station and Changdeokgung Palace. After going down the road from Changdeokgung, the first intersection you will reach is Wonnamdong Sageori (4-way intersection). Turn left here. Take this road all the way to Mia Samgeori. When you reach Hyundai Department Store you are at Mia Samgeori (3-way intersection). At Mia Samgeori go towards Jangwi-dong / Seoul Dream Land. Go past Seoul Dream Land and cross the Wolgye 2-bridge. You will see the Lotte Castle Apartments on your left. Make a left at these apartments where you can see the signs for YumKwang School and APIS. Pass the bus stop and turn right to find YumKwang School and APIS.

Refund Policy

Sorry, there are no refunds for this event.  Unless the event is cancelled by the host and not rescheduled.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

If bad weather was to occur, use your own descretion on attending the event.  If an event is cancelled and we are not able to reschedule the event we will refund your tournament fee minus processing costs.

No refunds for teams that decide not to attend after paying. Sorry!

Volunteer

Volunteers are critical in providing a great experience for the teams.  If you are interested in volunteering please send an email to lee.jones@apis.seoul.kr

 

We are looking for...

Field resetters, referees,  and judges for this event.

Agenda

Here is the tentative schedule for the day.  Every effort will be made to end on time (or early) for the sake of those teams that have to travel a distance to get to us.  Please make sure to arrive on time and ready for inspection!

7:30 - Doors open
8:00-9:00 - Inspection/Engineering Notebook Collection
9:00-9:30 - Drivers Meeting
9:30-11:30 - Qualifying Rounds
11:30-13:00 - Lunch break/ Skills Challenge Attempts
13:00-13:30 - Alliance Selection
13:30-15:00 - Elimination Rounds
15:00 - Awards and clean-up

 

Event Dates

Date: 10/19/2019

Venue/Location:

Asia Pacific International School
57 Wolgye-ro 45ga-gil, Nowon-gu
Seoul, 01874
South Korea

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Lee Jones
Email: lee.jones@apis.seoul.kr
Phone: 010-6436-3107
Event Day Phone: 010-6436-3107

Secondary Contact
Meg Hayne
Email: mhayne@apis.seoul.kr
Phone: 2-907-2747
Event Day Phone: 2-907-2747

General Info

The APIS Cold Turkey Scrimmage is being hosted by Asia Pacific International School Robotics and is a great event for veteran and rookie teams to get their robots on the field.  The event will be held in the gym at APIS on the 5th floor and is free to the public to watch.

After passing the technical inspection teams will participate in Qualifying Rounds, Alliance Selection and Elimination rounds.  There will also be a Technical Interview room for teams to share their design process and become eligible for the Excellence, Design and Judges awards.  Please bring your team's notebook to qualify for an interview.  

This scrimmage a great way for teams to come test their early designs, get feedback on their notebooks, and meet other robotics students.

This event is a qualifying event for the Korean Nationals tournament.  Up to six teams (from Korea) will be able to qualify.