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Framingham VRC Spin Up MS/HS Tournament

Date
19-Nov-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-8227
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
48
Spots Open
2
Event Region
Southern New England
Max Registrations per Organization
5
Standard Registration Opens
31-Aug-2022 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
5-Nov-2022 17:00 EDT
Price
$80.00
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

This event does not have Early Bird Registration enabled, but may impact Early Bird registrations for other events. 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

The event date is: November 19, 2022

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: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: No Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 19-Nov-2022

Venue/Location:
Walsh Middle School
301 Brook Street
Framingham, Massachusetts 01701
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Preliminary Agenda

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

Volunteer

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.

Refund Policy

No refunds will be made after Registration closes unless the event has been cancelled and can not be made up another 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

Health Advisory

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.

Webcast

An archive of the live webcast can be found here:

https://youtu.be/8hfjfLrrz0I

 

Judging Format

We will not be offering Judged awards at this early season event, but instead will have judges present to help teams understand the judging process, the tools available, and have discussions with the team about their documentation process.