[Remote Skills-Only] WV Robotics Alliance VRC Qualifier #5 [MS & HS]
Event Code: RE-VRC-21-3649
Program: VEX Robotics Competition
Type of Event: Tournament
Event Format: Remote, Skills Only
Capacity: 20 / Spots Open: 6
Event Region: West Virginia
75% of total capacity is reserved
for West Virginia.
6 remaining spots are reserved for West Virginia.
Price: $25.00This event is closed to registration because:
- It is past the registration deadline.
Date: 02/19/2021 - 02/20/2021
1201 Locust Avenue
Fairmont, West Virginia 26554
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: Remote judging
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Remote skills-only event organized by the NASA IV&V Education Resource Center, Fairmont State University, and WV Robotics Alliance.
Please view our virtual drivers' meeting for more information and technical requirements for participating in our remote skills-only events.
Each team will be allocated a 20-minute block to complete inspection and their 6 skills runs, and will also schedule a time to be interviewed by judges. Blocks will be scheduled after registration closes.
Teams are strongly encouraged to complete inspection on Friday to save time.
NOTE: This event will be run concurrently with the 2021 WV VEX U Qualifier. If the total number of teams registered for both events is more than we can process in one day, we will add additional time slots on Friday afternoon for some teams to complete their skills runs.
Meetings will be held via Zoom, and the join link will be sent to registered teams via email.
75% of this event's spots are reserved for teams from West Virginia. If your team is from another region but there are no spots left, feel free to join the waitlist. We may choose to admit additional out-of-state teams to fill the event after the registration deadline.
Tuesday, February 16: Engineering notebooks due; deadline to schedule times for judging interviews and skills runs.
Friday, February 19:
3:00 - 6:00 PM: Skills runs begin. Teams will be scheduled in 20 minute blocks to attempt up to 3 programming and 3 driving skills runs.
3:00 - 6:00 PM: Judging Interviews
Saturday, February 20:
8:40 AM - 12:00 PM: Skills runs continue.
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM : Judging Interviews
12:00 - 12:40 PM: Lunch Break
12:40 - 4:20 PM: Skills runs continue.
4:30 PM: Awards Presentation (broadcast on Twitch)
- Robot inspection will be conducted on a rolling basis before each team's skills block. Please join our meeting environment 15-20 minutes before your block starts to ensure you have time to complete inspection, and be sure to watch the virtual drivers' meeting to get familiar with all the technical requirements.
- All times on this agenda are local to West Virginia (i.e., eastern time).
If you'd like to volunteer as a judge for this event, please contact us via email.
Emergency/Bad Weather Policy
This is a remote event, so is unlikely to be cancelled due to bad weather. Any changes to the event will be communicated to teams via email.
Unfortunately, we are unable to offer refunds.
Health and Safety Policies
This event will be held virtually. While attending this event, be sure to comply with all local health and safety policies.
Event will be livestreamed on Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/wvroboticsalliance.