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WCA Firebirds VRC Spin Up Challenge (Blended)

4-Feb-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
25-Oct-2022 09:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
24-Dec-2022 09:00 EST
Registration Deadline
28-Jan-2023 13:04 EST
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

Thank you for your interest in participating in Windsor Charter Academy's Firebird Challenge! 

If the event is "full" and would like to participate, please put your team in the waitlist. We place waitlisted teams into the event on January 4th to fill in remaining unpaid spots. 

This tournament will have qualification matches, alliance selection, and an elimination bracket. Skills challenges will be available to teams once they have passed inspection until 2:30 p.m. 

There will be a one hour lunch break. We will be taking pizza orders for teams wishing to have pizza delivered. Concessions will also be available throughout the tournament.

If you have any questions contact Casey Hicks at [email protected]


Notebooks: Physical/Printed Notebooks Only

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 4-Feb-2023

Windsor Charter Academy Early College High School
810 Automation Drive
Windsor, Colorado 80550
United States

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7:30 Doors Open/ Check-In/ Inspection (Must be done by 8:45)

8:00 A.M./Full Day Volunteer Training

8:45 Drivers/Coaches Meeting

9:00-12:00 Skills Challenge Opens  (3 Auto/3 Driver Controlled Attempts Max)

9:00 Begin Qualification Rounds

12:00-1:00 Lunch

12:30 P.M. Volunteer Training

1:00 Resume Qualification Rounds

1:00-2:30 Resume Skills Challenge (Closes at 2:30 pm, no exceptions)

2:30 End Qualification Rounds

2:45 Alliance Selection

3:00 Elimination Rounds Begin

4:30 Awards Ceremony

4:45 Clean up

Note: The agenda is subject to changes!


Volunteer Signup:

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

We will follow the inclement weather policy of our local district and reserve the right to cancel or reschedule for weather at the discretion of our school administration team.

Refunds (minus a $5 administrative fee) will be given if the tournament is cancelled. No refunds given if the tournament is rescheduled. 

Refund and Payment Policies

Refunds will be given only if we are notified before January 21 and there is a team on the waitlist willing to take your spot. A $5 administrative fee to RobotEvents will not be refunded. Any cancellations after January 21 will forefit their entry fee(s). 

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.