John Bapst Season Opener
- Event Code
- VEX Robotics Competition
- Event Type
- Spots Open
- Event Region
- Max Registrations per Organization
- Standard Registration Opens
- 10-Aug-2022 12:00 EDT
- Registration Deadline
- 21-Sep-2022 13:37 EDT
- This event has been canceled.
- It is past the registration deadline.
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.
This event is the first of the season north of Augusta. Join us with your designs as we start the roll towards States and Worlds! Bring your best so far and let's see who comes out on top.
We take Covid safety measures extremely seriously on our team, and we will be striving to meet and exceed measures expected by both state and federal guidlines.
The event will be broadcast on Youtube during the tournament, and interviews will be conducted via Zoom. All notebooks will be submitted digitally on Wednesday prior to the tournament.
There are no concessions on site, but there are numerous takeout and delivery options in the area near the venue.
Grade Level: All
Skills Challenge Offered: Yes
Judging Format: All In-Person Judging
Event Dates & Locations
Bangor, Maine 04401
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Saturday, September 24, 2022
7:15 am - 8:30 am - Team Registration, Pit Setup, and Inspection
8:45 am - 9:00 pm - Drivers and Coaches Meeting
9:00 am - 9:30 am - Opening Ceremony
10:00 am - 2:00 pm - Judging/Team Interviews
9:30 am - 12:00 pm - Qualifying Rounds
9:30 am - 2:30 pm - Skills Runs
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm - Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm - Qualifying Rounds
2:45 pm - 3:00 pm - Alliance Selection
3:15 pm - 4:45 pm - Finals
5:00 pm - 5:30 pm - Awards and Closing Ceremony
If you would like to volunteer for this event, please contact Mike Murphy at firstname.lastname@example.org or Katie Hayes at email@example.com.
If you are interested in being a judge, please contact our Judge Advisor Shannon Levesque at firstname.lastname@example.org
Emergency/Bad Weather Policy
In case of inclement weather, check the Event on Robot Events for further updates the night before the event date.
If the event is cancelled for any reason, registration fees received will be returned minus the $5.00 processing fee. If something happens and you are unable to attend the competition, please notify the primary contact through email or phone. Refunds for non-attendance will only be given if your cancellation notice is received no later than 1 week prior to the event date.
Health and Safety Policies
The health and safety of our competitors and volunteers is of the utmost importance. Please be sure to bring gloves for working with metal and safety glasses. There will be a stsaion for first aid supplies at the pit admin table.
This will be provided on the day of the tournament.
- Live in person judging - The Team Interviews will be in person at the event. Engineering Notebooks will be submitted at sign-in for judges to review.
12 teams are on the waitlist for this event.