Tournament (Sat 12/1/18)

Tournament Saturday 12/1/18 - BRC will be hosting a combo VexVRC + VexIQ (MS priority) tournament at Berthoud High School.  Tournament will be PERFORMANCE ONLY.

  • There will be no Judging and no Judged Awards (no Excellence/Design awards).
  • Normal Tournament Play (with Tournament and Teamwork Champion qualifications per the VexVRC or VIQC Tournament Qualification Criteria).
  • Skills Fields will be available
  • Note the new rules related to VRC and VIQC tournaments.
  • We could use several IQ fields with game elements for tournament/skills or practice fields.  Please email if your
    organization can supply a field.  BRC can pick up fields and return them after the tournament is over if needed.  Please note that in your email.

Sponsors and Support Organizations

General Information
  • Berthoud Robotics will be hosting PERFORMANCE ONLY VexVRC tournament AND a MS prioritized VIQC event on December 1, 2018.
  • The event will be held at Berthoud High School (850 Spartan Avenue, Berthoud CO 80513)
  • The best parking for teams will be in the EAST parking lot.  Overflow and spectator parking is available in the NORTHWEST parking lot.
  • VexVRC Tournament:  RE-VRC-18-7005
  • VexIQ Tournament:  RE-VIQC-18-7006
    • Middle School teams can sign up directly on  Elementary VIQC teams that would like to participate can send email to to be placed on the wait list.
      At the beginning of November, any open slots will be filled from the wait list.
  • BRC will need volunteers to help put on this competition.  This volunteer service can be used to fulfill any service hour requirements.
  • Please use our SIGNUP-GENIUS or RSVP to if you would like to volunteer.  Indicate what roles and times you are available.
    Also indicate (via email or at the tournament sign-in) if you would like a written acknowledgement of your volunteer hours (for school, scouts, NHS).
    We will provide a letter indicating volunteer hours via email after the tournament.
Volunteer Positions & Time Committment
BRC Specific Volunteers
  • Setup (Friday night and Saturday morning).  Break down fields at BRC HQ.  Transport to BHS and assemble.  Help get everything organized Saturday morning.
  • Volunteer management (snacks, lunch, drinks)
  • Volunteer check-in (need one person from 7:45 to 12pm, hang near the front door, ok in 2-hour shifts).  Link to Volunteer Checkin Role Details.
  • Team checkin (need 2 for max of 2 hours at the beginning of the day only). Link to Team Checkin Role Details.
  • Team (pre-ordered) food management (snacks, lunch, drinks).  Place pre-orders at 9:30am.  Receive ordered food at 11:15am, deliver food+drinks to team tables for lunch.
  • Concessions management (pizza by the slice, donuts, candy bars, drinks, cinnamon rolls, breakfast burritos, ...)
  • Sponsorship and media management (publicize and get sponsors)
  • Pre-Organize food vendors prior to the event (used for the lunch pre-order sheet)