Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium
TechPoint Foundation For Youth will host the 2nd annual Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium on March 9, 2019. The competition will be the largest State Championship in the country, gathering 360 teams from elementary, middle and high schools across the state.
Lucas Oil Stadium has hosted the likes of the Colts, IHSAA Football and Soccer State Finals, ISSMA Marching Band Finals, and SuperBowl XLVI. In 2019, the state-of-the-art facility will showcase Indiana’s top robotics teams for this exciting state championship!
Date: Saturday March 9th, 2019
Agenda (subject to change):
7:30 am - Doors open to teams
9:00 am - Doors open to general public
9:30 am - 10:00 am - Opening Ceremony
10:00 am - TinkerFest Opens
10:30 am - Robot matches start for all divisions
Lunch - ES IQ - 11:30-12:30, MS IQ - 12-1, VRC - 12:30-1:30
2:00 pm - TinkerFest Closes
Robot finals - (ES - 4pm, MS IQ - 3pm, VRC - 4:30pm)
6:30 pm - Event ends
Location: Lucas Oil Stadium - 500 South Capitol Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46225
Spectator Cost: This event is free to the public and all are welcome!!! This is an exciting opportunity for all ages to visit Lucas Oil Stadium and experience Indiana's best robots competing in the State Championship and earning their way to the World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky.
Qualifying for State - Teams qualify for the Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship by winning a state qualifying award at a local competition. Visit the event you are registered for on RobotEvents.com and view the Awards tab to learn which awards qualify your team for the Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship.
Team Cost - The cost for the event is $200 per qualified team. We understand that cost may be a burden to some teams. Because we do not want event fees to be a barrier for any team, we are offering a limited amount of Event Registration Grants. If your team has already exhausted all efforts in raising funds and is still coming up short for the Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship team registration, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Team Details - To view specific details about your event, including parking, concessions, awards, Worlds spots, etc. please visit the Robot Events page for your division (links below).
Mentor of the Year Nomination - Do you know a coach who has Mentor of the Year qualities? Follow the link to learn more and to nominate someone who you think deserves this award: bit.ly/VEXMentor2019
Event Partner of the Year Nomination - Do you know an Event Partner that did an exceptional job of hosting an event(s) this robotics season? Follow the link to learn more and how to nominate a deserving Event Partner: bit.ly/EPnomination2019
Volunteer at the Indiana VEX Robotics State Championship at Lucas Oil Stadium!
We need your help to make this event run smoothly!
All volunteers will receive t-shirts, training, and food during the event.
To make the event a success, we will need 500+ volunteers!
Click below for more details and to sign up now!
If you have questions about volunteering please email StateVolunteers@techpointyouth.org
Questions or concerns?
Please do not hesitate to email George Giltner at George@techpointyouth.org