SNY Tipping Point MS State Championship (Hosted By: VCAT, Overclock, C2C Robotics)
- 13-Mar-2022 Add to Calendar
- Event Code
- VEX Robotics Competition
- Event Type
- Event Format
- Field Control System
- Spots Open
- Event Region
- New York-South
- Standard Registration Opens
- 8-Nov-2021 12:00 EST
- Registration Deadline
- 10-Mar-2022 23:59 EST
- It is past the registration deadline.
Congratulations and welcome to the SNY Tipping Point MS State Championship hosted by VCAT, Overclock, and C2C Robotics. We look forward to hosting an amazing event to end the Southern New York State season!
This is a one-day event taking place at the Cradle of Aviation Museum! There will also be prizes and raffle events!
The event will be live-streamed; please see the Webcast tab for more information.
We will be selling special event shirts! (Link will be sent as we get closer to the event!)
We ask that you review the Health and Safety section of the event to meet all COVID Safety rules and help us to ensure a safe environment for everyone!
Grade Level: Middle School
Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: All In-Person Judging
Event Dates & Locations
Charles Lindbergh Boulevard
Garden City, New York 11530
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7:30 AM - Doors Open/ Team Check-in at Registration
8:00 AM - Inspection Opens
8:15 AM - Skills Challenge opens on Match Fields
10:30 AM - Inspection Closes [NO EXCEPTIONS]
10:30 AM - Driver's Meeting/ Opening Ceremonies
11:00 AM - Qualification Rounds Begin
12:00 PM ~ 1:00 PM - Lunch Break
1:00 PM ~ 3:30 PM - Qualifications Continue
4:00 PM - Alliance Selections
4:30 PM - Elimination Matches
5:30 PM - Award Ceremony
6:00 PM - Doors Close
Looking for judges, scorekeeper referees, and more! Please Fill out the form below:
Emergency/Bad Weather Policy
Given the nature of the event, we will work to the best of our ability to ensure the event. In the case of weather, we will potentially work to accommodate nature.
Refund and Payment Policies
Due to the nature of the event and event space, we will be unable to offer refunds up to three weeks before the event. Thank you for understanding!
Health and Safety Policies
In order to allow for safe COVID procedures, we ask that you all read the following. This is to provide all students who worked hard a chance to attend the event and experience VEX Robotics Competition.
To ensure everyone's safety, we ask that all attendees keep their masks on at all times. We will try to designate a dining area for teams.
- Face coverings must snugly cover your nose and mouth.
- Face coverings must not be a bandana, loose mesh, or a plastic face shield alone.
- Event staff reserves the right to ask any attendee to replace a mask deemed insufficient with an event-provided mask.
- Given the location of the event, eating will be limited to the cafeteria located on the first floor. Food and drink is prohibited in the team pits and atrium.
- All attendees will be required to fill out a contact tracing form. Registered and paid teams will receive an email with instructions on how to register team members. Upon arrival at the event, each registered team member will be checked in and given a wristband, which must be worn for the duration of the event.
- Spectators will be reserved to the common areas and cafeteria. Spectators may not enter the pits, competition fields, and restricted areas.
NOTE: We will be strictly enforcing COVID-19 safety policies. We will not be providing warnings to teams who choose to disregard COVID 19 safety policies. Volunteers and Event Staff reserve the right to remove any organization from the event. If members of a team are seen disregarding COVID 19 policy, we reserve the right to remove the organization from the event.
All attendees will be subject to a temperature check prior to entering the competition.
Due to the scale of the event, we will be limiting attendees to students and coaches only. A live stream will be provided for anyone who wishes to view the event.
We ask that all attendees and coaches please follow all rules and regulations to ensure that this will be a safe event for the students!
Date: 13-Mar-2022Cradle of Aviation Museum
Charles Lindbergh Boulevard
Garden City, New York 11530
Cradle of Aviation Museum
Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Garden City, NY 11530
Parking will be at the front of the museum.
In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person on the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.
Notebooks will be submitted at the competition site. Due to limitations, we will not be accepting external hard drives or any storage devices. We ask that all teams bring a physical notebook. If this is not possible, please reach out to the Event Partners at least one week before the event. We will try to accommodate everyone to the best of our abilities.
Teams are welcome to order food outside the venue. However, the Cradle of Aviation Museum cafeteria will be open throughout the day. Given the location of the event, eating will be limited to the cafeteria located on the first floor. Food and drink is prohibited in the team pits and atrium.
|Grilled Chicken Sandwich||$5.95|
|Buffalo Chicken Sandwich||$7.25|
|Chicken Tenders (4pcs)||$5.95|
|Soup of the Day||$4.50|
|Kids Meal (3pc Chicken Tenders, Fries and Can of Soda/Juice Box)||$7.25|
Note: All cafeteria food is made to order.
We are happy to announce our partnership with Fine Designs who will be handling all apparel for the event. The link to the online store is attached below. Fine Designs will also be in the atrium of the Cradle of Aviation for the event and will make apparel to order with customizations.