Welcome to our Virtual Programming Skills Challenge!

REC Foundation VEX Robotics Competition

Qualify to compete at VEX Worlds!

 

Robomatter and the REC Foundation are proud to announce the VEX and VEX IQ Programming Skills Challenge for Robot Virtual Worlds. Test your skills and qualify to compete at the 2017 VEX Worlds!

 

The two winners of the Robomatter sponsored VEX Starstruck - Programming Skills and VEX IQ Crossover - Programming Skills Robot Virtual World competition will recieve an invitation to compete at the VEX World Championship April 19-25, 2017 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville Kentucky.

 


 

VEX Starstruck

VEX Starstruck is played on a 12’x12’ square field. This simulation allows you to program in Robot Skills, Programming Skills, and VEX Competition mode as a single player. The object of the game is to score as many points as possible by scoring your Stars and Cubes in your Zones and by Hanging Robots on your Hanging Bar.

 

Prize:

The winner of this competition will recieve an invitation to compete at the VEX World Championship — April 19-25, 2017 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

Click here to register (Must have, or create, a free CS2N account) »

Submission dates: Now until January 11th, 2017

Winner announced: Early March 2017

 

Resources:

Download Starstruck

Download ROBOTC

Learn About CS2N

Official VEX Game Manual

 

Learn more about VEX Starstruck »

 


 

VEX Crossover

VEX IQ Challenge Crossover is played on a 4’x8’ rectangular field. This simulation allows you to program for the Robot Skills Challenge, where one robot takes the field to score as many points as possible under driver control; and the Programming Skills Challenge, where one robot scores as many points as possible autonomously, without any driver inputs. The object of the game is to attain the highest score by Scoring Hexballs in their colored Scoring Zone and Goals, and by Parking and Balancing Robots on the Bridge.

 

Prize:

The winner of this competition will recieve an invitation to compete at the VEX World Championship — April 19-25, 2017 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville, Kentucky.

 

Click here to register (Must have, or create, a free CS2N account) »

Submission dates: Now until January 11th, 2017

Winner announced: Early March 2017

 

Resources:

Download Crossover

Download ROBOTC

Learn About CS2N

Official VEX Game Manual

 

Learn more about VEX IQ Crossover »

 

 

 

 

 

Contest Rules:

  • Must be a registered RECF VEX team in the correct division (ie: high school students)
  • Must compete through CS2N.org and the latest version of ROBOTC + the RVW
  • Must include code as part of their subscriptions
  • Winning teams will be asked to verify their details with Robomatter and the RECF
  • Click here for the complete challenge rules and terms and conditions

 


 

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