Event Code: RE-VRC-19-8471
Program: VEX Robotics Competition
Type of Event: Tournament
Capacity: 36 / Spots Open: 3
Event Region: New York
Price: $55.00This event is closed to registration because:
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Welcome to the 3rd annual VEX Robotics Event at Rochester Institute of Technology. The event is hosted by RIT's VEX U Robotics team.
We will have at least two competition fields, one skills field, and at least one practice field available. Skills will be open during qualification rounds and lunch (see agenda).
Each team will have a table/chairs/power available to them. We will be using VEXText (optional) and scores will be live updated to the VEX Via app as well as robotevents.com.
We still have space for three teams, please contact Shane Murphy (firstname.lastname@example.org, 516-512-2051) if you would like to come to this event.
We are aiming to have 8 matches per team.
Agenda as of 2/10/2020:
7:00am: Doors Open, Registration Open
9:15am: Registration, Inspection Closes
9:30am: Opening Ceremonies/Drivers Meeting
10:00am: Qualifying Matches Begin, Skills Field Opens
12:00pm: Lunch Begins
1:00pm: Qualifying Matches Resume
3:00pm: Qualifying Matches End, Skills Field Closes, Alliance Selection Begins
3:30pm: Elimination Matches Begin
4:30pm: Awards Ceremony
If you are interested in volunteering, please email email@example.com
A link to a form will be posted here before the end of the year.
We will make all attempts to run the event, however the event may be cancelled is the university closes, travel conditions become too severe/dangerous, or other things outside of our control. We will be in touch with coaches if there are any travel concerns and will notify of a decision as soon as we know.
Backup event date: Sunday, January 19th
Refunds will not be honoured after 1/11/2019 (one week prior to the event).
List of hotels: https://www.rit.edu/area-hotels
(Some have special rates if you let them know you are visiting RIT)
Cars may drop off next to the SAU and park in either D or E lots.
Buses can drop off students by the welcome center and then park in H-Lot.
We will be live streaming qualification/elimination matches. The stream can be found here:
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