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Framingham VRC Tipping Point February MS Tournament

Date
02/05/2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-21-5038
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
48
Spots Open
22
Event Region
Southern New England
Price
$80.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Framingham Robotics Clubs are delighted to be hosting this Tipping Point qualifying tournament. This tournament will qualify teams to Southern New England Regional Championships. Our event being held at Walsh Middle School, 301 Brook Street, Framingham, Massachusetts, 01701

The event date is: February 5, 2022

The makeup date is: February 12, 2022

Our event will be held in a single level of the main wing with all spaces interconnected with dedicated hallways. Competition will be in Large Gym - spectators should use the main hallway to the Large Gym.  The Team Pit area is in the Small Gym, teams will be directed there upon arrival.  Skills field will be in a Fitness Center between Small and Large Gyms.  Cafeteria space will be open for spectators and team members to enjoy their food.  A concession stand will be in the Cafe lobby area.

Ample parking is available at Walsh Middle School.  Teams and those with limited mobility should use the driveway circle to unload.  Handicap spots are in the small parking area alongside the building.

Lunch will be provided to student team members and their adult coach.  An on-site concession stand will be available for those wishing to purchase light snacks during the day.


Grade Level: Middle School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 02/05/2022

Venue/Location:
Walsh Middle School
301 Brook Street
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701
United States

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Agenda

Preliminary Agenda

8:00 am - Venue opens - Team Check-in school lobby
8:30-9 am - Technical Inspection
9:00 am - Welcome and Game/Rules Overview in Big Gym
9:45 am - Qualifying Matches
2:30 pm - Alliance Selections
3:15 pm - Elimination Rounds
4:30 pm - Awards
5:00 pm - Venue closes

Volunteer

If you are interested in volunteering for the event please contact the event partners.  We are delighted to have community support for our events!

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

If venue is closed due to bad weather or any situation outside our immediate control and the event can not be rescheduled, refunds, minus event costs, will be issued within two months of event date.

Snow date for this event has been scheduled for February 12th.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be made after Registration closes January 27, 2022 5pm unless the event has been cancelled and can not be made up on the designated makeup date of February 12, 2022.

Teams with unpaid balances on RobotEvents.com will be placed on the waitlist one week prior to event, unless they have made payment arrangements with the Event Partner.

Refunds will be issued within two months after event date.

Health and Safety Policies

Health Advisory

As of Agust 5, 2021 the City of Framingham requires all 5 years old and above to wear masks inside municipal buildings and schools regardless of vacination status.

We will be updating this page to reflect current health guiance from Department of Health and School Administration. 

Please make sure to check this page regularly during the two weeks prior to the event.