Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Battle of the Bots [VRC Blended]

Date
5-Nov-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-0107
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
30
Spots Open
12
Event Region
Texas - Region 3
Max Registrations per Organization
4
Standard Registration Opens
7-Oct-2022 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
31-Oct-2022 12:00 EDT
Price
$105.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This will be a standard competition with standard judging.

As you prepare for this upcoming event, consider the following:

  • Make sure that your robot passes inspection before coming so that our inspection does not have any delays.
  • Be aware of rule changes to gameplay as well as field setup. Remember that any challenges to the rules are expected to be brought to the head ref with the rulebook in hand and the supposed rule violation pointed out. 
  • Make sure you bring all the gear you need. Things that are commonly forgotten: Power cords and strips, goggles, spare motors and wire, USB cable for downloading code, etc. 
  • Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament. Be aware of which awards require an engineering notebook, an interview, etc. 
  • Working and adjusting your robot during the tournament is expected and welcome, but if you have to grind or cut metal with a Dremel or grinder, you will do it outside, and you will be responsible for your own safety. I put that responsibility on the individual coaches. 

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 5-Nov-2022

Venue/Location:
Katy High School
6331 Highway Boulevard
Katy, Texas 77494
United States

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Agenda

8:00 am Doors Open

8:00 am - 9:00 am Team Check-in and Inspection Open

9:15 am Team and Driver Meeting

9:30 am Match Schedule Released

10:00 am - 2:00 p.m. Qualifying Matches  (30 minute break for lunch)

2:00 – 2:30 pm Finish Qualifying Matches (if necessary)

2:30 – 3:00 pm Alliance Selection

3:00 – 4:00 pm  Playoffs 

4:00 pm Finals Closing Ceremony and Awards

(Concessions will be offered)

Volunteer

If you want to volunteer to be a judge or judge advisor, I will take you into consideration. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Notifications will be sent ASAP if it looks like something will interfere with tournament. Make sure the phone number and email address attached to your teams are correct. 

Refund Policy

Refunds will not be given unless you have a really good reason and an EXTREMELY formal apology letter. No refunds given after 2 weeks before event

Health and Safety Policies

This event will follow all local health and safety guidelines.


Date: 5-Nov-2022
Katy High School
6331 Highway Boulevard
Katy, Texas 77494
United States

Travel Info

https://goo.gl/maps/PeeKoTk63LwJkf7P9

Judging Format

All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.