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District of Columbia 2024 VRC Championship

Date
2-Mar-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
RE-VRC-24-5246
Program
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Tournament
Event Format
In-Person
Field Control System
N/A
Capacity
16
Spots Open
2
Event Region
District of Columbia
Max Registrations per Organization
5
Standard Registration Opens
4-Jan-2024 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
25-Feb-2024 12:00 EST
Price
$125.00
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This year's DC VRC championship will be hosted by Friendship Tech Prep high school.  The winner will automatically qualify for the VEX World Championship!  More details will be provided the week before the Championship.

 

Teams must have competed at a previous event in the season in order to be invited to the DC VRC Championship.


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 2-Mar-2024

Venue/Location:
Friendship Collegiate Academy
4095 Minnesota Avenue, NE
Washington, District of Columbia 20019
United States

Contact Information

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Agenda

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE

  •  8:00 AM - Doors open

  •  8:00 AM - 9:00 AM - Check in, inspection and practice

  •  8:00 AM - 9:00 AM - Volunteer Training

  •  9:15 AM - 9:30 AM - Mandatory drivers meeting

  • 9:30 AM - Kickoff of event Ceremonies

  • 9:45AM - 12:00 Skills Challenge

  • 10:45 AM - 1:45 AM - Qualification matches

  • 12:00 PM - Lunch

  • 1:45 PM -2:30PM Alliance Selection/ Elimination Rounds

  • 2:30 PM - Awards

  • 3:00PM - Cleanup

Volunteer

Volunteers Needed:  Please consider volunteering to help at the tournament.  There are volunteer positions available, please contact Fred Davy ([email protected])  to sign up. 

 

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Friendship Public Charter Schools broadcast their school closings on all local TV and radio outlets.  In case of inclement weather please listen for school and special event/activities closings on these media outlets.

Refund and Payment Policies

Teams are eligible for a full refund if they cancel at least one week in advance.  Any cancellations 5 days or less will receive a partial refund.  Please listen to the local news outlets for school cancellations due to weather.  You may also contact Fred Davy (Event Partner) if you need to cancel.

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.