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Gwinnett County Robotics League Tipping Point (Private)

Date
10/19/2021 - 01/27/2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-21-5667
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
League
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
32
Spots Open
6
Event Region
Georgia
Price
$50.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This event is only open to GCPS Schools.

  • Teams can afford to miss up to two events and still be eligible for the alliance selection process.   
  • Skills will not be run at the first event.
  • We are looking for volunteers, and will have a volunteer form available soon.  However, any volunteers who just show up at meets will recieve training and contribute to our teams getting home sooner, and having things run smoother.  If any volunteers are interested in becoming certified as referees, we are looking for assistant referees to help out our head ref, and to officiate scrimmages.  The refereeing course is due out in October.

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 10/19/2021
Venue/Location:
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States
Date: 11/03/2021
Venue/Location:
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States
Date: 11/17/2021
Venue/Location:
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States
Date: 12/02/2021
Venue/Location:
Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
970 McElvaney Lane Northwest
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044
United States
Date: 01/12/2022
Venue/Location:
Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
970 McElvaney Lane Northwest
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044
United States
Date: 01/26/2022
Venue/Location:
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States
Date: 01/27/2022
Venue/Location:
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Agenda:  (will most likely take less time than proposed)

3:30-4:30 Setup and Inspection.  All teams will participate in setup, not just the host school. Only the first time a team competes and at the championship will they have a full inspection.  Otherwise it will be sizing only.  Re-inspection subject to the head referee.

4:30-7:00 Qualifying rounds and Skills.  Practice Judges may be around in the pits, or available for teams to schedule time with.  No awards will be given but rubrics will be scored and returned to help improve team's abilities.

Cleanup:  The last match or two will be played on the host school's permanent field.  We must pack up any temporary fields before dismissal.  Luckily this does not take much time.

 

Championship:

8:00 AM Doors.

8:30-9:15 Inspection.

9:30 Opening Ceremony

9:30-12:30 Qualifying Rounds

12:30 (or when finished if earlier) Lunch

1:15 Alliance Selection and Strategizing.  All fields will be open after this for practice.

2:00 Elimination Bracket.

3:30 Awards, Grand Finals, Closing Ceremonies.

4:00 Cleanup.

 

 

 

Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers to train in our league in preparation for home school competitions.

Contact information for our volunteer coordinator will be available in August.  Until then, please contact Brandon Horsley at brandon_horsley@gwinnett.k12.ga.us

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad weather for a league night, it can be cancelled or rescheduled depending on schedules.

The Championship can be rescheduled to a weeknight the following week, and there will be no qualifying rounds at the beginning.  It will start with alliance selection, and then move into the elimination bracket.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be issued up until the first league night. 

Health and Safety Policies

GCPS Health Expectations


Date: 10/19/2021
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States

Date: 11/03/2021
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States

Date: 11/17/2021
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States

Date: 12/02/2021
Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
970 McElvaney Lane Northwest
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044
United States

Date: 01/12/2022
Gwinnett School of Mathematics, Science, and Technology
970 McElvaney Lane Northwest
Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044
United States

Date: 01/26/2022
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States

Date: 01/27/2022
Paul Duke STEM High School
5850 Peachtree Industrial Boulevard
Norcross, Georgia 30071
United States

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