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SBHS Robotics VRC Tipping Point Competition 2021-2022

Date
5-Feb-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-21-6597
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
36
Spots Open
2
Event Region
New Jersey
Price
$100.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has reached capacity. Teams on waitlist may still be added.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to South Brunswick Vex VRC Robotics- Tipping Point Competition 2021/2022. We are very excited to host this year! The tournament is going to be held in the Blue and Red Cafeterias by the Front of the Building. Plenty of parking is available onsite.

Social distancing is required when possible. 

Masks are mandatory at all times, failure to do so can result in us stopping the entire event. 

No Snack Shack is being allowed due to Covid. All are asked to bring food and drinks on their own at this time. There will be spaces to eat socially distant and not in any cafeterias ( where the fields are placed) during the event. 

The Front Entrance of the school building will be open, banners will help to show the way in.

Please make a note: 6-8 Students are allowed per team at our event. One/Two Team Advisors per 3 teams, please. No spectators are allowed at this event. 

No googles will be provided at the event, please bring your own. Safety goggles are a must for all on the drive team. Please label them if you can. Please label all your equipment as well so in case you leave it behind we can make ensure you receive it. 

Maps with teams' names and numbers will be emailed out tonite once we set up the pit area. Please make copies if you can of the same and share it with your teams.


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 5-Feb-2022

Venue/Location:
South Brunswick High School
750 Ridge Road
South Brunswick Township, New Jersey 08852
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

7:00 am All SBHS Robotics Club Members / Set up/ Club Picture to be taken by Professional Photographers

7:30 Doors open for teams to prepare for the event

8:00 Inspections begin / Drop off Notebooks. 

9.00 am to 2.00 pm  Ongoing Judging Begins in the Heart Hallway Rooms. 

8:15-9.30 am  Skills start but will be ongoing till the last qualifying match. 

9.30 am to 10.30 am - Opening Remarks/ Driver Meeting. 

10:45-2:30 Qualifying matches

12 pm to 2 pm - Ongoing lunch in designated areas only. No food is allowed in the PIT area or the Fields Area. Social distant spaces are all going to be available to stagger eating lunch during this time. 

3:00-4:00 Elimination rounds / Awards

4:30 pm - Doors Close for Teams. 

Volunteer

We are looking for volunteers for both on-field and off-field rolls. Please email Pinky/ Aparna at pparekh4@gmail.com or robotics@sbschools.org

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

There is no planned snow date for the event. In the event of snow, we will update this tab as we get closer to the event.

Refund Policy

There will be a full refund only if your school has Covid Driven Issues and they don't allow your attendance at the competition in person. There will be no other exceptions for refunds at this time. 

Health and Safety Policies

Masks are mandatory while in the building covering both nose and mouth at all times. 

The federal, state & local guidance and directives/executive orders regarding COVID-19 safety protocols are constantly changing. The South Brunswick school district will comply with whatever directives and best practices are in place at the time of this event. This may include the provision of proper hygiene and disinfection at the premises which may include but shall not be limited to, temperature checks, sanitizing with appropriate cleaning materials, and the provision of personal protective equipment for staff and attendees. Please contact the school to ascertain what protocols we are requiring. You are advised to check back from time to time as the date of our event approaches.


Date: 5-Feb-2022
South Brunswick High School
750 Ridge Road
South Brunswick Township, New Jersey 08852
United States

Travel Info

SOUTH BRUNSWICK HIGH SCHOOL DIRECTIONS

750 Ridge Road Monmouth Junction, NJ 08852

Located on the corner of Stouts Lane and Ridge Road

Route 1 North To Stouts Lane/Promenade Blvd - make a right onto Route 522 (Exxon station at the light); remain in the right lane. Make an immediate right onto Stouts Lane and follow the road. South Brunswick High School is at the end of the road, just before the traffic light.

Route 1 South To Promenade Boulevard - go through that light and take the immediate jug handle for Route 522 - cross over Route 1 and remain in the right lane. Make an immediate right at the first light onto Stouts Lane and follow the road. South Brunswick High School is at the end of the road, just before the traffic light. 

Any assistance required - please call Pinky @ 732 438 6594

Webcast

Link to Livestreaming the event

http://tv.robotrevolution.net/

 

 

 

 

Judging Format

Judging Format at our event- 

 

  •  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. Remote judging and online notebooks are not acceptable at this event for judging.