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FIRST Robotics Competition Canadian Rockies Regional
Infinite Recharge Competition April 1st to 4th, 2020
The pit arena will be in the Feature Gymnasium of the Genesis Centre which will be tunneled to the Gymansium in Nelson Mandela High School who will host the field competition.
2020 CANADIAN ROCKIES REGIONAL SCHEDULE
General Event Information
This page contains general information for the public and for teams about the event itself. We’ll be continuously updating this page as the regional approaches, so please check back regularly for current information.
If you are looking for Travel, Location, Parking, or Accommodation information please see the Travel Info page: http://frcwest.com/frcregional-travel-info/
About the Competition
The 2020 Canadian Rockies Regional will feature an international selection of over 40 teams from Canada and around the world! Stay tuned for more information.
This year’s Challenge is FIRST® INFINITE RECHARGESM
Team Robot Load-in
Teams can load in their bots after 6:00pm on Wednesday April 1st.
If you are are shipping your robot for this competition, please ship to:
#10, 7555 Falconridge Blvd. NE
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Facility Hours are 9AM to 10 PM
Please not that drayage is free at this venue, however there is not a forklift on-site for receiving the robots, therefor the delivery truck dropping off and picking up must have a lift gate.
If you have any questions or concerns, please email Jason McElrea at Jason(Replace this parenthesis with the @ sign)frcwest.com or call 403-467-0951
Spectators are welcome to come catch the live action 9:00am to 6:00pm Friday April 3rd and Saturday April 4th! Admission is free and open to the public.
Additional On-Site Activities/Amenities
Robotics demonstrations for FTC, FLL, and FLL Jr. will be showcasing the different levels of FIRST programs at 10am on Saturday April 4th in the High Schools lobby.
If you’re interested in robotics programs, this will be a great time to learn about the various levels of FIRST, see the robots in action, and interact with the students who built them.
Concert style t-shirts, hoodies, hats and a variety of other items will be for sale on site at our swag shop!