USPTO VRC Tower Takeover Qualifier (MS Only)

01/25/2020
USPTO VRC Tower Takeover Qualifier (MS Only)

Event Code: RE-VRC-19-8527

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 40 / Spots Open: 50%+

Max Registrations per Organization: 10

Standard Registration Opens: Sat, Dec 14, 2019 7:00 AM EST

Registration Deadline: Sun, Jan 12, 2020 11:59 PM EST

Price: $95.00

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Awards
Award Qualifies for
Excellence Award (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
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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Waitlist

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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.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

Participant Release Form Spainish.

Participant Release Form Spainish

 

Participant Release Form.

Participant Release Form

 

REC Foundation Code of Conduct.

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

 

VRC Qualifying Criteria.

VRC Qualifying Criteria

 

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for Cortex.

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for Cortex

 

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for V5.

VRC Robot Inspection Checklist for V5

 

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description.

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description

 

Refund Policy

Teams have up until 2 weeks before the event to request 75% refund. After 2 weeks, no refunds will be given. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

This event will follow the United States Office of Personnel Management operating procedures for inclement weather. In the event of a weather cancellation, a 75% refund will be issued out to teams who paid beforehand, minus a $5 fee. 

Unfortunately, we will not be able to reschedule the event in the event of a weather cancellation. 

Volunteer

Please email Oscar McCullough at oscar.mccullough@gmail for volunteer opportunities

Agenda

Time Event
Doors Open  07:00 AM
Inspection/Practice 07:00 AM - 09:00 AM
Qualification Matches/Skills (Skills close at 2:00 PM) 09:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Qualification Matches 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM 
Elimination Matches 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Awards/Clean-Up 5:00 PM

 

Concessions are not currently planned to be available at this time. 

 

Event Dates

Date: 01/25/2020

Venue/Location:

USPTO
600 Dulany Street
Alexandria, Virginia 22314
United States

Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Oscar DeVon McCullough
Title: Event Coordinator
Email: oscar.mccullough@gmail.com
Phone: 8082650804
Event Day Phone: 8082650804

Secondary Contact
Jennifer Posadas
Email: oscar.mccullough@gmail.com
Phone: 8082650804
Event Day Phone: 5715720021

General Info

This event size is 40.

Welcome to the USPTO VRC Tower Takeover Middle School Qualifier. We are looking forward to hosting you and your teams in what promises to be an amazing event with teams from all over Virginia.  See the agenda tab for tentative schedule.  You will receive a full information packet 2 weeks before the event.  We anticipate that each team will have six competition rounds for this event.

If the event is full or after the deadline, please add yourself to the waitlist. If openings are available, we will be able to add in teams from the waitlist for the event. 

If you have any questions, please feel free to email me at oscar.mccullough@gmail.com.