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Bob Jones Lion's Invitational Qualifier MS Only

Veteran's Day Emphasis

Date
11-Nov-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
RE-VRC-23-2898
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Field Control System
VEXNet Field Control
Capacity
24
Spots Open
0
Event Region
South Carolina
Max Registrations per Organization
5
Early-Bird Registration Opens
29-Aug-2023 12:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
30-Sep-2023 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
6-Nov-2023 09:38 EST
Payment Deadline
6-Nov-2023 10:08 EST
Price
$70.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to the Bob Jones Lion's Invitational Qualifier!

This will be a fun-filled event with good competition from around South Carolina! Doors will open for registration at 7:30am on Saturday.  This is a qualifying event for the South Carolina VEX Robotics State Championship.  Teams are expected to submit a digital notebook the Friday before the event.

Teams may park along White Oak Drive, in the New Beginning's lot, or in the Primary Center lot by TD Bank. Buses in particular should park in the Primary Center lot off Karen Drive.  All teams should enter at the main entrance of Bob Jones Academy Elementary School.  The elementary school is located between White Oak and Karen Drive. Vehicles may off load in the front and then park in the available areas.Only registered teams and mentors should be in the pit area during the event, while spectators should remain in the cafeteria to watch the competition.  Only team members, official volunteers, and referees should be on the competition floor. 


Grade Level: Middle School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 11-Nov-2023

Venue/Location:
Bob Jones Elementary School
1700 Wade Hampton Boulevard
Greenville, South Carolina 29614
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

7:30  Venue opens

7:45-8:45 Registration/Inspection

8:45-Rules Clarifications for all team members/coaches

9:15-Driver's Meeting

9:30-10:30 Skills Runs

10:45-Begin Qualification Rounds

12:00 - Lunch

1:00-Skills Closes, Qualifications resume

3:00-Alliance Selections

3:30-Finals

4:30-Trophy Presentations

 

Volunteer

Please contact Tim Jones @

864-320-0303

[email protected]

[email protected]

if you have event planner certification from Vex and you would like to help.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event weather is an issue please stay tuned to RobotEvents. Teams will be notified on or before Friday,  November 10th in the event the event in cancelled.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels/postpones the event: 

  • A refund of $65.00 per paid team will be issued should the event be cancelled. If the event is postponed by the Event Partner and a team is no longer able to compete, the Event Partner will refund the registration fee if notified 5 days before the rescheduled event.

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend: 

  • No refund will be issued.

 

Webcast

Livestream hosted on Bob Jones Academy YouTube page.

Bob Jones Lion's Invitational Qualifier - YouTube

Judging Format

 

  •  Digital Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation  via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. A submission deadline that may be scheduled ahead of the event date. Digital botebloks should be submitted by Friday, Nov. 4