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Ontario Provincial VEX Robotics Championship

02/28/2015
Ontario Provincial VEX Robotics Championship

Event Code: RE-VRC-15-1860

Program: VEX Robotics Competition

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 72 / Spots Open: 42

Event Region: Ontario

Price: CA$200.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Event Dates

Date: 02/28/2015

Venue/Location:

Governor Simcoe SS
St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 2Z7
Canada


Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

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General Info

Qualification Only Event

This is a qualification only event for Ontario. The qualification spots are as follows:

National Capital VRC Qualifying Event (@Longfields-Davison Heights SS, Ottawa) - 3-4 spots (Winners, Excellence)
Toronto VRC Qualifying Event - 14 spots (Winners, Finalists, Semi-Finalists, Excellence, Design)
iDesign Solutions VRC Qualifying Event (@ Castlebrook SS, Mississauga) - 8 spots (Winners, Finalists, Excellence, Design)
Northern Ontario VRC Qualifying Event - 3-4 spots (Winners, Excellence)
Southern Ontario VRC Qualifying Event - 14 spots (Winners, Finalists, Semi-Finalists, Excellence, Design)
York Region VRC Qualifying Event - 8 spots (Winners, Finalists, Excellence, Design)
St. Catharines VRC Qualifying Event - 8 spots (Winners, Finalists, Excellence, Design)
Central Toronto VRC Qualifying Event - 8 spots (Winners, Finalists, Excellence, Design)
Mississauga VRC Qualifying Event - 8 spots (Winners, Finalists, Excellence, Design)

The remaining spots will go to the highest ranked teams in the province in the season long Programming Skills and Robot Skills Challenge rankings.

Registration Deadline

Teams have three weeks from when they receive their qualification email to register for this event. The only exception to this is teams who qualify at the Mississauga Event. These teams must register by February 24th to ensure they have a spot at the event.

Agenda

Tentative Agenda

8:00a - 8:00p - Doors Open
8:30a - 8:35a - Drivers Meeting (Auditorium)
8:35a - 8:50a - Opening Ceremonies (Auditorium)
8:50a - 12:00p - Qualification Matches
12:00 - 12:30p - Lunch Break (concession stands will be open)
12:30p - 4:30p - Qualification Matches
4:30p - 5:00p - Alliance Selection
5:00p - 5:30p - Dinner Break (concession stands will be open)
5:30p - 7:30p - Elimination Matches & Awards
7:30p - 8:00p - Closing Ceremonies


Date: 02/28/2015
Governor Simcoe SS
St. Catharines, Ontario L2N 2Z7
Canada

Travel Info

Days Inn St Catharines Niagara
89 Meadowvale Drive, St Catharines
$89.00 plus tax per night
1-877-688-2324 ext 4

Best Western St Catharines Hotel & Conference Centre
2 North Service Road, St Catharines
$109.00 plus tax per night
Rate includes buffet breakfast
1-877-688-2324 ext 3

Holiday Inn & Suites Parkway Conference Centre
327 Ontario Street, St Catharines
$119.00 plus tax per night
1-877-688-2324 ext 2

Rates are based on single/double occupancy, $5.00 each additional guest.

Rates are subject to 13% HST and 5% DFF

Bookings of 5 rooms or less per night, reservations can be made by calling the hotel directly (toll free numbers above) and identifying the group as VEX to receive the rates quoted above
Bookings of 6 rooms or more per night, reservations must be made through group sales, 1-877-688-2324 ext 5, then ext 1 or by email rebecca.hunter@honhotels.com and identifying the event as VEX in order to receive the rates quoted above.

Webcast

Live Streaming!

Begins at 8:45 am on event day