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Space City VRC High School

Date
21-Nov-2022 - 22-Nov-2022
Event Code
RE-VRC-22-9804
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Capacity
118
Spots Open
65
Event Region
Texas - Region 3
Max Registrations per Organization
8
Standard Registration Opens
30-Sep-2022 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
15-Nov-2022 23:59 EST
Price
$200.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to the 9th annual Space City VRC High School tournament!  Texas' largest VRC qualifying event.  We look forward to welcoming the largest group of high school teams, outside of VEX Worlds, ever in the state of Texas!

Click Here to learn more about the Robotics Event Center.


Grade Level: High School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 21-Nov-2022 - 22-Nov-2022

Venue/Location:
Learner Support Center CCISD
2903 Falcon Pass
Houston, Texas 77062
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

Click Here to download the printable agenda for Space City. 

Please note that this agenda is tentative.

Monday, November 21, 2022

8:00 am  Team Load In - Pit Area, Registration, & Inspection Open

9:00 am  Skills Challenge Rounds Open

9:15 am  Team/Driver Meeting

10:00 am  Practice Rounds Begin

11:00 am  Qualifying Rounds Begin

12:00 pm  Lunch Break

1:00 pm  Qualifying Rounds/Skills Challenge Rounds Resume

5:30 pm  Skills Challenge Rounds End

6:00 pm  Venue Closed

Tuesday November 22, 2022

8:45 am  Pit Area & Inspection Open

9:00 am  Qualifying Rounds Resume

11:30 am  Alliance Selection

12:00 pm  Lunch Break

12:45 pm  Elimination Matches & Awards

6:00 pm  Venue Closed

Volunteer

Volunteers are what make VEX events happen.  Our biggest need for each event are judges, and no experience is needed.  Volunteers receive an event shirt, lunch, and snacks throughout the day.  Contact the James Jobe at jjobe@ccisd.net if you would lke to volunteer. 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

All cancellations will be communicated through email. Please check your email the day before and the morning of the tournament (before leaving).

Refund Policy

No Refunds.  Registration fees may be transferred to another 2022-23 season CCISD event.


Date: 21-Nov-2022 - 22-Nov-2022
Learner Support Center CCISD
2903 Falcon Pass
Houston, Texas 77062
United States

Travel Info

Coming from outside of Houston? Area hotels have special group rates!

Hilton Houston NASA Clear Lake is offering teams a special rate of $99 per night when booked through the link below.  Only 24 minutes from Houston Hobby Airport and 8 minutes to the Learner Support Center.  On Clear Lake across the street from Johnson Space Center, and just minutes to Space Center Houston and Kemah Boardwalk.  

Book your group rate for Hilton NASA

 

Space City VRC High School November 21-22, 2022 ($99 rate)

Booking link: https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/deeplink/?ctyhocn=HOUNBHF&groupCode=SCVRC&arrivaldate=2022-11-20&departuredate=2022-11-23&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT

 

Hotel ExteriorGuest Double Bedroom

Webcast

All CCISD robotics events are webcast on our Vimeo page: https://vimeo.com/ccisdrobotics

Judging Format

All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.

 

Lunches

The booster club for Robonauts, FRC team 118, will be providing concessions throughout the event.  Please help us help you plan ahead with lunch pre-orders.  Please only one pre-order per team (preferably only one per organization) per day.  Deadline to preorder is noon CST Friday November 18th.  Pre-payment via PayPal or Venmo is preferred, but we will take cash, check, or credit card at check-in on Monday as well.

 

Menu

Papa John's Pizza - $12

Pulled Pork Sandwich Meals - $7 (Monday Only)

Chick-Fil-A Sandwich Meals - $7 (Tuesday Only)

Drinks - $1

Link for Monday's (11/21/2022) Lunch Team Pre-Order:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeeoy1-EYP5e-EDN5ADcag6OP48-ptb6Hnc5aVMb0IdOf0Lhw/viewform

Link for Tuesday's (11/22/2022) Lunch Team Pre-Order:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeVbavD8CI4kRk80-oKYzlc277sPUSWF44Ur7aKhcbv-kgd1w/viewform