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Kimball Area Schools Super Mega VRC Tournament - Middle School Only - Tipping Point

01/29/2022
Kimball Area Schools Super Mega VRC Tournament - Middle School Only - Tipping Point

Event Code: RE-VRC-21-5021

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Event Format: In-Person

Capacity: 48 / Spots Open: -

Event Region: Minnesota

Max Registrations per Organization: 8

Early-Bird Registration Opens: Mon, Nov 1, 2021 1:10 PM EDT

Standard Registration Opens: Sat, Dec 18, 2021 1:10 PM EST

Registration Deadline: Fri, Jan 21, 2022 1:11 PM EST

Price: $100.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • Registration opens at a future date.
Event Dates

Date: 01/29/2022

Venue/Location:

Kimball High School
100 Highway 55
Kimball, Minnesota 55353
United States


Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Contact Information

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General Info

VEX Robotics Middle School Teams are welcome to sign up for this event.  There will be a separate tournament for High School Teams in the same venue at the same time. Both will be competing to gain state tournament berths at their respective levels.

The event will be held at:

Kimball High School

100 Hwy 55

Kimball, MN 55353

 

 

Agenda

Tentative Schedule/Agenda: 

7:30 AM: Early Bird Check in/inspection; Practice fields open
8:00 AM: Check in/Inspections begin
8:30 AM: All teams need to be checked in or have been in contact with the tournament coordinator in order to compete. 
9:00 AM: Check in/Inspections close
9:00 AM: Team Meeting
9:20 AM: Opening Ceremony
9:30 AM: Qualification rounds begin
3:00 PM: End qualifications and start Alliance Selection for elimination rounds
3:30 PM: Elimination rounds
5:00 PM: Closing and Awards Ceremony

Please note that we are able to provide one hard copy of the qualification round match-ups to each team. The qualification round schedule is continuously running in the pit area.

Event Metrics

Event Metrics
 

Volunteer

About 150  volunteers will be needed to help run this event.  

To volunteer for this tournament:

Go to https://volunteers.robotevents.com

Register for an account

Scroll down to Upcoming Events

Click on View after:

All Volunteers will be managed through the "Kimball Area Schools Super Mega Tournament"   You will find the volunteer choices for High School, Middle School and the VEX IQ challege. on this page.

On this screen you are able to see volunteer role descriptions by selecting a role in the Role Resources Choose a Role drop down box. 

Click on the blue Register to Volunteer box and select the roles you are interested in and select the time you are available to volunteer.

*Note most shifts are all day commitments. 

*Shifts  starting as early as 7am and ending as late as 6pm. 

Watch your email for role and shift assignments.

THANK YOU!

We provide a t-shirt to each volunteer to wear that day and we provide food, snacks and drinks for volunteers to enjoy. 

If you have questions please feel free to give me a call

Kevin Kieke

(320)293-2328

 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

The event won't be canceled for weather. If weather is threatening or hazardous, use your own best judgment as to whether or not you'll travel to the tournament. Put the safety of students, coaches, and spectators first. If the event is cancelled then "Cancelled" will appear in the title of the event on RobotEvents.com.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be given for cancelations. If refund is given for extenuating circumstances, there is a $5 Robot Events registration fee that cannot be refunded.

Health and Safety Policies

If ocnditions change in relation to Covid-19 registered coaches and mentors will be contacted


Date: 01/29/2022
Kimball High School
100 Highway 55
Kimball, Minnesota 55353
United States

Travel Info

This location is within 20 minutes of St, Cloud's Crossroads Area Hotel Options. This is going to be the best option for teams that will be staying overnight. Utilize the Holiday Inn located on Hwy 15 in St. Cloud as a reference point.