Framingham VRC Spin Up January MS Tournament
- Event Code
- VEX Robotics Competition
- Event Type
- Event Format
- Spots Open
- Event Region
- Southern New England
- Standard Registration Opens
- 7-Sep-2022 12:00 EDT
- Registration Deadline
- 6-Jan-2023 15:00 EST
- It is past the registration deadline.
Awards have been finalized 1/18/23
This event has Early Bird Registration enabled. Please see this link for more information.
Framingham Robotics Clubs are delighted to be hosting this Spin Up qualifying tournament. This tournament will qualify teams to Southern New England Regional Championships. Our event being held at Walsh Middle School, 301 Brook Street, Framingham, Massachusetts, 01701
Our event will be held in a single level of the main wing with all spaces interconnected with dedicated hallways. Competition will be in Large Gym - spectators should use the main hallway to the Large Gym. The Team Pit area is in the Small Gym, teams will be directed there upon arrival. Cafeteria space will be open for spectators and team members to enjoy their food. A concession stand will be in the Cafe lobby area.
Ample parking is available at Walsh Middle School. Teams and those with limited mobility should use the driveway circle to unload. Handicap spots are in the small parking area alongside the building.
Lunch will be provided to student team members and their adult coach. An on-site concession stand will be available for those wishing to purchase light snacks during the day.
Grade Level: Middle School
Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: All In-Person Judging
Event Dates & Locations
301 Brook Street
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701
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8:00 am - Venue opens - Team Check-in school lobby
8:30-9 am - Technical Inspection
9:00 am - Welcome and Game/Rules Overview in Big Gym
9:45 am - Qualifying Matches
2:30 pm - Alliance Selections
3:15 pm - Elimination Rounds
4:30 pm - Awards
5:00 pm - Venue closes
If you are interested in volunteering for the event please contact the event partners. We are delighted to have community support for our events!
Emergency/Bad Weather Policy
If venue is closed due to bad weather or any situation outside our immediate control and the event can not be rescheduled, refunds, minus event costs, will be issued within two months of event date.
Make up date is January 22.
No refunds will be made after Registration closes unless the event has been cancelled and can not be made up on the published makeup date.
Teams with unpaid balances on RobotEvents.com will be placed on the waitlist the week prior to event, unless they have made payment arrangements with the Event Partner.
Refunds will be issued within two months after event date.
Health and Safety Policies
Team members and participants who have Covid-19 symptoms are asked not to come to the event. Member who have tested positiving must follow current CDC guidelines regarding isolation period and mask requirements.
Guidelines will be updated as needed, be sure to check back here the week of the event for most current information.
Recording of live stream from January 15th MS event.
Electronic Engineering Notebook Submissions: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the Event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted electronically for evaluation. Teams must submit links to their Engineering Notebooks Submissions on RobotEvents.com at least one week prior to event. Teams without notebook links in RobotEvents by this deadline will not be considered for Judged awards that require an Engineering Notebook.
[Deadline for submitting notebooks extended to Monday January 9, 2023 5pm. Notification was sent to primary and secondary contacts.]
Resources for teams about notebooking may be found at: http://notebooking.recf.org - at the bottom of the page are directions for coaches submitting notebooks digitally.