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John Bapst October Fest

Date
22-Oct-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-8533
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
32
Spots Open
16
Event Region
Maine
Max Registrations per Organization
6
Registration Deadline
17-Oct-2022 18:54 EDT
Price
$50.00

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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.

This event is the second event of the season north of Augusta. Join us with your designs as we continue the roll towards States and Worlds! Bring your best so far and let's see who comes out on top.

There will also be a new award offered at this event... Best team costume. Judges will be evaluating team costumes during the interview, so have fun and be creative. Decide on a team theme and come dressed to impress!

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 will be concessions available on site. There are also numerous take out options in the area near the venue.


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 22-Oct-2022

Venue/Location:
100 Broadway
100 Broadway
Bangor, Maine 04401
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

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

 

 

Volunteer

If you would like to volunteer for this event, please contact Mike Murphy at mmurphy@johnbapst.org or Katie Hayes at kate.m.hayes@gmail.com.

If you are interested in being a judge, please contact our Judge Advisor Shannon Levesque at slevesque@johnbapst.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.

Refund Policy

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.

Webcast

This will be provided on the day of the tournament.

Judging Format

  •  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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Waitlist

1 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

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