Battle in the Big Country - VRC HS/MS Tipping Point Tournament
Event Code: RE-VRC-21-5687
Program: VEX Robotics Competition
Type of Event: Tournament
Event Format: In-Person
Capacity: 24 / Spots Open: 10
Event Region: Texas - Region 2
Max Registrations per Organization: 6
Registration Deadline: Tue, Nov 30, 2021 5:00 PM EST
2034 Quantum Loop
Abilene, Texas 79602
Grade Level: All
Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: In-Person judging
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Welcome to our first VRC event of the year, "Battle in the Big Country - Tipping Point", sponsored by ATEMS Robotics.
Can You Help? We have four fields but need two additional Tipping Point complete field element sets. If your team is willing to bring their complete set to this competition please email Larry.Haney@abileneisd.org or call 325-733-7439 after registering but before you submit payment to REC we will give you free registration. Only the first two teams contacting us will receive this offer.
We are very excited to hold this event at our new CTE center. Doors will open at 7:00AM. Registration and inspection will be from 7:30AM - 8:30AM. Practice rounds will start at approximately 9:00AM.
Please contact Larry Haney at email@example.com or Tracy Long at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
Agenda: Battle in the Big Country - Tipping Point
This agenda is tentative and subject to change. ATEMS Robotics reserves the right to change times based on the number of teams competing and other situations that we may encounter throughout the day.
7:00 AM Doors open
7:30 AM Registration begins
Practice Field opens
8:30 AM Driver’s meeting
9:00 AM Practice rounds (2 per team)
Skills field opens
10:00 AM Qualifying rounds begin
12:00 PM Lunch Break
12:45 PM Qualifying Matches continue
3:00 PM Qualifying Matches end
3:15 PM Alliance Selection
3:45 PM Elimination Matches begin
5:00 PM Award Ceremony
If you are interested in volunteering at our event please contact Larry or Tracy. Your help will be greatly appreciated and needed.
This event could not happen without you. Please arrive at 7:00 AM or the desigated time discussed.
Emergency/Bad Weather Policy
In the event of bad weather this event will be rescheduled, and/or refunds will be issued less the $5.00 REC Foundation administration charge.
Refunds will not be avalible for this event unless the event is forced to cancel.
Health and Safety Policies
Attendees are expected to follow the health and safety recommendations and requirements of the Abilene Independent School District at the time of the competition.
Masking and social distancing is stronly encoraged (subject to change)
Hand sanitizer will be available