2017 Tournament Info

 

2017 Robotics Tournament notes:

  1. Our annual robotics tournament will be Wednesday through Saturday, April 12-15, 2017.  This Regional Competition will be held in La Crosse, Wisconsin.
  2. This year’s game is called Steamworks. Click this link for the kickoff video:  https://youtu.be/RwwnbLSW6hY?t=13m23s
  3. Our official team number is 4021.  Look for this number displayed proudly on our neon t-shirts.
  4. Agenda: http://www.usfirst.org/uploadedFiles/Robotics_Programs/FRC/Events/2015/2015_WIMI_Agenda.pdf
    1. Wednesday – Practice rounds
    2. Thursday – Qualification rounds
    3. Friday – Qualification rounds
    4. Saturday afternoon – Championship rounds
  5. Tournament website is http://www.firstinspires.org/team-event-search/event?id=25063 where you can see the match results and standings.
  6. A live webcast may be available from this site on Friday and Saturday 
  7. We will use Remind101 to inform people when our matches are taking place. It is a free service for you to sign up to receive either text messages on your phone and/or emails informing you of our match times/results & other tournament news. Matches are only about 2 minutes long and can be easy to miss. We will only play about 5-6 matches a day. Most matches are between 9:00am and 6:00pm. Please use the following instructions:
    1. To receive text messages use either method below
      1. text ‘@team4021’ to (715) 598-9866
      2. visit website https://www.remind101.com/join/team4021& enter your cell phone number
    2. To receive email messages – email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., subject can be left blank
    3. To opt out
      1. Text ‘unsubscribe @team4021’ to (715) 598-9866
      2. Reply email messages with the word “unsubscribe” in the subject field
  8. For more information about the robotics league - http://www.usfirst.org/roboticsprograms/frc
  9. igKnightion’s website – www.igknightion.com
  10. igKnightion’s YouTube channel - https://plus.google.com/105037894646253395335/videos
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