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 2018 VEX Worlds!

 

The two winners of the Robomatter sponsored VEX In The Zone - Programming Skills and VEX IQ Ringmaster - Programming Skills Robot Virtual World competition will recieve an invitation to compete at the VEX World Championship April 25-28, 2018 (VEX Robotics Competition and VEX U) and April 29-May 1 (VEX IQ Challenge) at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville Kentucky.

 


 

VEX Robotics Competition In The Zone

VEX Robotics Competition In the Zone 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 attain a higher score than the opposing Alliance by Stacking Cones on Goals, by Scoring Mobile Goals in Goal Zones, by having the Highest Stacks, and by Parking Robots.

 

Prize:

The winner of this competition will recieve an invitation to compete at the VEX Robotics Competition World Championship — April 25-28, 2018 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 10th, 2018

Winner announced: Early March 2018

 

Resources:

Download In The Zone

Download ROBOTC

Learn About CS2N

Official VEX Game Manual

 

Learn more about VEX In The Zone »

 


 

VEX IQ Challenge Ringmaster

VEX IQ Challenge Ringmaster 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 colored Rings on the Floor Goal and on Posts, by having Uniform Posts, by Emptying Starting Pegs, and by Releasing the Bonus Tray.

 

Prize:

The winner of this competition will recieve an invitation to compete at the VEX World Championship — April 29 - May 1, 2018 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 10th, 2018

Winner announced: Early March 2018

 

Resources:

Download Ringmaster

Download ROBOTC

Learn About CS2N

Official VEX Game Manual

 

Learn more about VEX IQ Ringmaster »

 

 

 

 

 

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 submissions
  • 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