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The WAVE at WPI Signature Event

Date
1-Dec-2022 - 3-Dec-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-8071
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
80
Spots Open
0
Event Region
Southern New England
Max Registrations per Organization
4
Registration Deadline
23-Nov-2022 17:00 EST
Price
$250.00

A maximum of 35% of team registrations can be from any one event region

This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.

General Info

WPI VEX Signature Event - Welcome teams!

This event will qualify to the 2023 Worlds event in Dallas.

Once we know a final number of registered teams, the agenda and daily schedule may be adjusted to reflect. Please check back here often as we update this website with more details about the event.

Signature Event Details

As a signature event, there are several special features of this event that will be different from many VRC tournaments:

  • No more than 35% of teams may come from a single region
  • Competition fields will be raised (practice and skills fields will be on the floor)
  • Matches will be split between two days of competition
  • 3 World Championship Qualifications will be awarded at the tournament

Event Judging

Judging will be in-person at the event. Per RECF guidelines, teams need a physical notebook for in-person judging. If they have been creating and maintaining it digitally, then they should print out a hard copy.

 

Food at Event

Food is available on and near campus!


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 1-Dec-2022 - 3-Dec-2022

Venue/Location:
WPI Sports & Recreation Center
100 Institute Road
Worcester, Massachusetts 01609
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

The WAVE  - WPI VEX Signature Event

2022 Schedule - VRC/Single Division 

WPI Sports and Recreation Center/Harrington Auditorium

updated 6-2-2022

***SUBJECT TO CHANGE***

THURSDAY DECEMBER 1

1400 Venue Opens

1430-1730 Team Registration

1500-2000 Inspection

1500-2000 Practice Area Open

1500-2000 Skills Challenge Open

2030 Venue Closes

 

FRIDAY DECEMBER 2

0730 Venue Opens

0800-1830 Practice Area Open

0830-0845 Driver/Coach Meeting

0920-0950 Opening Ceremony

1000-1230 Qualifying Rounds

1230-1330 Lunch

1330-1800 Qualifying Rounds

1900 Venue Closes
 

SATURDAY DECEMBER 3

0730 Venue Opens

0800-1500 Practice Area Open

0800-1200 Qualifying Rounds

1200-1245 Lunch

1245-1500 Qualifying Rounds

1515-1535 Alliance Selection

1600-1730 Elimination Matches

1730-1815 Closing Ceremony

1900 Venue Closes

Volunteer

To volunteer, please fill sign up here! If you have any questions, feel free to send an email to vexrobotics@wpi.edu.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of inclement weather, a decision will be made on how the competition will proceed.  This may include extended hours on some days or removal of matches from the competition schedule in order to complete the event.  Every effort will be reasonably made to continue the event as planned.

Refund Policy

  • Teams who cancel before November 1, 2022 will receive a full refund.
  • Teams who cancel on or after November 1, 2022 will not receive a refund. 

Webcast

www.twitch.tv/wpirobotics

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waitlist

42 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

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