Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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VEX Spin Up @ NFHS

Date
14-Jan-2023
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-0239
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
30
Spots Open
1
Event Region
Georgia
Max Registrations per Organization
4
Standard Registration Opens
17-Oct-2022 08:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
6-Jan-2023 20:00 EST
Price
$55.00
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

NFHS is excited for this event and we are glad you are joining us.

Please note the following so we can have a great event.

·        Review all rules before coming to the event.

·        Review the official VEX forums for all rule updates and changes

·        Review the inspection check list and make sure your robot follows VEX rules

·        Items to bring

o   Safety Glasses

o   Power strip: these will be set up by tables on the outside walls not through the tables.

o   Copy of your Engineering Notebook

o   All robot related items

·        Please leave all tools at home that make sparks. If you need to cut something one of my team members will in the engineering lab.

·        Ensure that you have the latest version of firmware.

·         Please note that a Participation Legal Release form for all participants must be uploaded to robotevents.com prior to arrival.

·         Bring a great attitude and willingness to help when needed.

 


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 14-Jan-2023

Venue/Location:
North Forsyth High School
3635 Coal Mountain Drive
Cumming, Georgia 30028
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Agenda may change depending on the amount of teams attending.

8:00 AM: Doors open for teams

8:00 - 9:30 AM: Inspections 

8:00 AM - 2:30 PM: Skills

9:30 AM: Drivers Meeting and 1st match ready

9:40 AM - 12:00 PM: Qualifying Rounds

12:00 - 12:30 Lunch Break

12:30 - 2:00 Qualifying Round Continue.

2:00 PM:  Alliance Selection

4:00 PM: Awards and clean up

Murphy's Law: anything can happen so be prepared for the anything. 

Volunteer

To volunteer contact Jodie Marshall: jlmarshall@forsyth.k12.ga.us 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

North Forsyth has every intention of hosting this event.  If weather poses a threat or there is another issue leading to a problem making the event impossible, event partners will release an email to mentors listed for the teams as soon as a decision is made to cancel the event.  If the event is called off due to emergency or bad weather, there will also be no refunds. However, we will work to provide another date for the event.  If this happens it be a problem for your teams, please feel free to contact us, but understand that a refund is very unlikely.

Refund Policy

There will not be any refunds.

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.