Documents and Resources Library

The REC Foundation’s Documents and Resources Library contains useful materials for Event Partners, volunteers, and teams. Items are sorted alphabetically and can be sorted by program as well by clicking the arrow at the top of the left column. Enter words contained in a resource’s title or description in the search box to find items.

Program(s)  Documents & Resources
VRC101 Things I Wish I'd Known Before My First VEX Tournament
Description: A list of important things to know before beginning the robot build process and taking part in VRC events.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCChampionship Banner Order Form
Description: Use this form to order award banners.
File Type: PDF
VRCCortex and VEXNet User Guide
Description: Instructions for the set up and operation of the VEX ARM Cortex-based Microcontroller and VEXnet Joystick.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeEditable VEX IQ Challenge Volunteer Flyer Template
Description: Template for creating a volunteer flyer for a VEX IQ Challenge event.
File Type: DOTX
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCEditable VEX IQ Challenge and VRC Volunteer Flyer Template
Description: Template for creating a volunteer flyer for a VRC and VEX IQ Challenge event.
File Type: DOTX
VEX UEditable VEX U Volunteer Flyer Template
Description: Template for creating a volunteer flyer for a VEX U event.
File Type: DOTX
VRCEditable VRC Volunteer Flyer Template
Description: Template for creating a volunteer flyer for a VRC event.
File Type: DOTX
REC FoundationEmcee Announcements
Description: Table of scripts Emcees use to fill the down time between matches with information that is of interest to the audience that will support the event and provide helpful information about REC Foundation and VEX programs.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTEvent Configuration Suggestions and Requirements
Description: A few basic requirements and reminders to keep in mind while posting events on RobotEvents.com.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTEvent Day Checklist
Description: Checklist designed to supplement the Pre-Event Checklist.
File Type: PDF
VRCEvent Resources Guide
Description: How to access our mobile application containing all event documentation.
File Type: PDF
VRCGetting Started with TM Mobile
Description: Instructions for using TM Mobile scoring features that allow matches and skills to be scored from a tablet or phone.
File Type: PDF
Girl PoweredGirl Powered Activity & Worksheet
Description: Activity designed to help participants set and achieve goals.
File Type: PDF
Girl PoweredGirl Powered Coaches Guide
Description: Tips for coaches designed to help develop a comfortable environment for all students in your program.
File Type: PDF
Girl PoweredGirl Powered Logos
Note: For more REC Foundation logos click here.
File Type: ZIP
REC FoundationHow to Sign Up as a Volunteer at a Local Event
Description: Five steps needed to volunteer at local events.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeHow to Start and Organize a VEX IQ Challenge Team
Description: This document has been created to help new teams get started with the VEX IQ Challenge.
File Type: PDF
VEX UHow to Start and Organize a VEX U Robotics Team
Description: This document has been created to help new teams get started with the VEX U Robotics Competition.
File Type: PDF
VRCHow to Start and Organize a VRC Team
Description: This document has been created to help new teams get started with the VEX Robotics Competition.
File Type: PDF
Industry CertificationsIndustry Certifications Program Flyer
Description: An overview of the REC Foundation's Industry Certifications Program.
File Type: PDF
Knowledge and Occupational Skills
Description: This document outlines the Pre-Engineering and Robotics Industry Certifications.
File Type: PDF
Industry Certifications Sample/Practice Questions
Description: Includes practice questions that represent the types of questions found in the certifications. For more information see the REC Foundation document “Knowledge and Occupational Skills List.”
File Type: PDF
Knowledge and Occupational Skills
Description: This document outlines the Pre-Engineering and Robotics Industry Certifications.
File Type: PDF
Knowledge and Occupational Skills
Description: This document outlines the Pre-Engineering and Robotics Industry Certifications.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCParticipant Release Form
Description: Participant consent, release of rights, hold harmless and authorization agreement form to be filled out prior to events.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCParticipant Release Form (Spanish)
Description: Spanish version of the participant consent, release of rights, hold harmless, and authorization agreement form to be filled out prior to events.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCPre-Event Checklist
Description: Checklist for planning and coordinating a successful VEX Robotics Competition and/or VEX IQ Challenge event.
File Type: PDF
Industry CertificationsPricing Sheet for Industry Certifications
Description: This document provides the current pricing for REC Foundation Industry Certifications as well as a three step ordering process.
File Type: PDF
Industry CertificationsProfessional Development Guide for VEX/STEM Educators
Description: Concise Professional Development Guide to assist STEM Educators who utilize VEX equipment (both VEX IQ and/or VEX EDR) in meeting local or state professional development needs and requirements.
File Type: PDF
VRCProtecting Stars for VRC Starstruck
Description: A few tips for ensuring longevity of game pieces.
File Type: PDF
VRCPTC Verification Testing Guide
Description: Instructions for conducting PTC Verification Testing using a PTC authenticator.
File Type: PDF
REC FoundationPublic Relations Planning for Your Event
Description: Overview designed to help EPs plan appropriately so that media are interested in reporting on an upcoming event.
File Type: PDF
REC FoundationREC Foundation Overview Flyer
Description: Overview of the REC Foundation's programs and competitions - Elementary through college!
File Type: PDF
REC FoundationRegistering a Team in RobotEvents.com
Description: How to register new and existing teams in the new version of RobotEvents.com.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRC, VEX URegistering Additional Teams On RobotEvents.com
Description: Step-by-step instructions for registering an additional team on RobotEvents.com.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCRegistration Process for a New Team
Description: This presentation is designed to help new teams register on robotevets.com.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCReturning Team Registration Instructions
Description: Details the process to renew your team's registration.
File Type: PDF
REC FoundationVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTRobot Drivers Licenses
Description: Eight International REC Foundation Robot Drivers License cards per page (approximately 2 x 3.25 inches). Click here for PDF form version designed to allow student's names to be typed on the licenses before printing.
File Type: PDF, PDF Form
REC FoundationRobotEvents.com General Information
Description: An overview of the new version of RobotEvents.com for new and existing users.
File Type: PPSX
VRCSafety at a VRC Event
Description: A few of the safety practices participants and guests should follow.
File Type: PDF
Industry CertificationsSample Course Sequence
Description: This document covers the topics and skills in the Fundamentals of Engineering Module and each of the eight Pre-Engineering Area Module topics and skills for the Pre-Engineering and/or the Robotics Certifications.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCScheduling an Event in RobotEvents.com
Description: How to post an event in the new version of RobotEvents.com.
File Type: PPSX
Scholarship ProgramScholarship Program Flyer
Description: How to become an REC Foundation scholarship provider and help establish a robust scholarship program that will encourage students to continue their education.
File Type: PDF
VRCSoftware Inspection for Cortex
Description: How to inspect VRC robot software using VEXnet on the Cortex Processor.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRC, VEX UState Event Press Template
Description: Template for creating a press release for your upcoming State Championship event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeSTEM Research Project
Description: Overview of this season's STEM Research Project.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeSTEM Research Project and Education Standards
Description: A list of education standards that can be addressed through the VEX IQ Challenge STEM Research Project process.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeSTEM Research Project Rubric
Description: Judges use the STEM Research Project Rubric to evaluate presentations.
File Type: PDF
REC FoundationTemplate for Volunteer Tab in RobotEvents.com
Description: Instructions for filling in the Volunteer Tab on RobotEvents.com.
File Type: PDF
VEX WorldsThings I Wish I Had Known Before Attending VEX Worlds
Description: A list of important things to know before attending the VEX Robotics World Championship.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeTips for VEX IQ Challenge Teams to Prepare for Events
Description: Tips to help teams before, during, and after events.
File Type: PDF
VRCVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTTM Mobile User Guide
Description: Instructions for the VEX TM Mobile Android app that interfaces with the VEX Tournament Manager software.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCTournament Manager For Leagues
Description: Brief overview of the process for creating and running league events in Tournament Manager.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRCVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTTournament Manager Software
Description: Custom software package designed to simplify and automate many of the tasks associated with running a VEX Robotics tournament.
VRCVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTTournament Manager User Guide
Description: User Guide for Tournament Manager (TM) software.
File Type: PDF
VRCTraining Call Schedule
Description: Schedule of Event Partner and Volunteer training calls. The calls cover key points and answer outstanding questions.
File Type: PDF
VRCVEX IQ Challenge, VRC, VEX UTraining Presentation for Judging Process
Description: This presentation helps prepare Judges for VEX IQ Challenge, VRC, and VEX U events. Click here for video version.
File Type: PPSX
VEX IQ ChallengeTraining Presentation for VEX IQ Challenge Inspector
Description: This presentation will help Inspectors prepare for VEX IQ Challenge events. Click here for video version.
File Type: PPSX
VEX IQ Challenge, VRC, VEX UTraining Presentation for Volunteer Coordinator
Description: This presentation will help Volunteer Coordinators prepare and recruit volunteers for VEX IQ Challenge, VRC, and VEX U events. Click here for video version.
File Type: PPSX
VRCTraining Presentation for VRC Inspector
Description: This presentation will help Inspectors prepare for VRC events. Click here for video version.
File Type: PPSX
VRCVEX Field Control System User Guide
Description: Overview of the VEX Field Control System, which is used to control multiple VEX teams during a match at a competition or scrimmage. Includes sections on software installation, equipment setup, configuration, software operation, and debugging.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Adult Chaperone Policy
Description: STEM Research Project Presentation Adult Chaperone Policy for VEX Worlds.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Award Scripts
Description: Templates for VEX IQ Challenge awards scripts.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Awards Appendix
Description: Details the full list of awards presented in the VEX IQ Challenge Program.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Awards Scoring Sheet
Description: Scoring sheet for the following VEX IQ Challenge awards: Amaze, Build, Create, Energy, Sportsmanship, and Think.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Community Service Certificate
Description: Template for a Community Service Certificate recognizing volunteer service.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Crossover Build Instructions (Zip File)
Description: Zip folder includes instructional documents for building and placing the Bridge, Fence, Goal and Game Objects.
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Crossover Field Appendix
Description: Detailed specifications, a bill of materials (BOM), and assembly instructions for the Official Competition Field.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Crossover Field Placement
Description: Field placement instructions for the bridge, fence, goal, game elements and field decorations. Includes assembly tips.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Crossover Game Manual
Description: Manual of the current VEX IQ Challenge game.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Crossover Logos (ZIP File)
Note: For more logos and VEX Robotics Style guides, click here.
File Type: ZIP
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Crossover One-Page Game Description
Description: Single-page overview of the current VEX IQ Challenge game.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Design Award Rubric
Description: Judges use the Design Award Rubric to evaluate team performance based on award criteria.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Design Notebook Team 10676B
Description: Judges identified this VEX IQ Challenge Design Notebook as outstanding at VEX Worlds. It clearly documents the design process including all iterations of the team's design.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Emcee Guide
Description: An overview of the Emcee volunteer role with scripts and examples.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTVEX IQ Challenge Event Meeting Notes with Team Leaders and Drivers
Description: Instructions for Referee and/or Event Partner conducting meeting with teams to share helpful event and venue details prior to match play.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Event Partner Guide
Description: Overview of the Event Partner role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Field Reset Guide
Description: A brief overview of the VEX IQ Challenge Field Reset volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Flyer and Game Description
Description: Two-page game description and overview of game scoring for VEX IQ Challenge Crossover.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Inspection Guide
Description: Detailed description of the Inspector's role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Judge Guide
Description: Detailed description of the Judge's role for for Event Partners, Judge Advisors, and Judges.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Judge's Note to Missed Teams
Description: Notes that Judges can leave when they are unable to find teams in their pit area after several attempts to speak with them.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge League Play
Description: Everything you need to know in order to start and run a VEX IQ Challenge league.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Media Advisory Template
Description: Template for creating a media advisory for your upcoming event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Post-Event Template
Description: Template for creating a press release for your completed event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Pre-Event Template
Description: Template for creating a press release for your upcoming event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Qualifying Criteria
Description: Criteria for registered VEX IQ teams (Elementary and Middle School) to qualify for participation in championship events.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Queue Crew Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Queue Crew volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Referee Guide
Description: This guide contains a volunteer description for the Referee position, task list for the various stages of a competition, a general tip sheet, and a list of selected rule discussion points.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Referee Score Sheet
Description: Score Sheet for VEX IQ Crossover.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Referee Scorekeeper Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Referee Scorekeeper volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Referee Training Videos
Description: Link to VEX IQ Challenge Referee Training videos.
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Registration Template
Description: Template for creating a press release announcing the opening of registration for your upcoming event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Robot Inspection Checklist
Description: Inspection checklist covering size, overall, VEX parts, field control, and PTC verification testing.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ CHALLENGE: DAY OF THE EVENTVEX IQ Challenge Robot License Plate
Description: Template for robots that require license plates to pass robot inspection at an event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Robot License Plate
Description: Template for robots that require license plates to pass robot inspection at an event.
File Type: DOCX
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Sample Event Layouts
Description: Examples of how to best utilize available space and resources to support an exciting VEX IQ Challenge event.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Skills Only Event
Description: Instructions for planning and coordinating a successful Skills Only VEX IQ Challenge event.
File Type: PDF
Girl PoweredVEX IQ Challenge Speed Build
Description: Step-by-step instructions for a VEX IQ robot speed build.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Standard Awards Descriptions for Judges Room
Description: Award descriptions for use by Judges in the judging room. They list key criteria for each award and are useful in guiding deliberations.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Team Check-In
Description: A brief overview of the Team Check-in volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Volunteer Check-In Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Volunteer Check-in volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ ChallengeVEX IQ Challenge Volunteer Planning and Staffing Guide
Description: Guide includes Volunteer job descriptions and direction on volunteer recruitment, volunteer expectations, training and preparation, care and appreciation. Includes a recommended volunteer staffing plan.
File Type: PDF
VEX UVEX U Appendix E
Description: This appendix details changes and additions specific to VEX U. Refer to the VRC Game Manual for full game rules and descriptions.
File Type: PDF
VEX UVEX U Inspection Checklist
Description: Inspection checklist covering size, overall, VEX parts, field control, and PTC verification testing.
File Type: PDF
VEX UVEX U Qualifying Criteria
Description: Criteria for registered VEX U teams to qualify for participation in the VEX Robotics World Championship.
File Type: PDF
VEX UVEX U Robot Build Process
Description: Suggested step-by-step process to build a competitive VEX U robot.
File Type: PDF
VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Agenda
Description: For individual program's agendas, click the following links: VEX IQ Challenge, VEX Robotics Competition — Middle School, VEX Robotics Competition — High School, VEX U.
Note: This agenda is tentative, times may vary from 15-30 minutes.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Concession Hours of Operation
Description: Hours concession areas are open during VEX Worlds.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Prep Call Schedule
Description: Schedule of Volunteer training calls in preparation for VEX Worlds.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Press Release Template
Description: Template for creating a press release for the VEX Robotics World Championship.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Scooter Rentals
Description: Gould’s Discount Medical Scooters will be available for rent at VEX Worlds. Call Evelyn at (502) 491-2000 extension 4330 to make a reservation.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Shuttle Schedule
Description: Schedule for the free shuttle bus loop that will run between the Kentucky Exposition Center and many area hotels during VEX Worlds.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Site Map
Description: Site map of the 2017 VEX Robotics World Championship.
File Type: PDF

VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Team FAQ
Description: Commonly asked questions and additional information about VEX Worlds 2017.
File Type: PDF
VEX WorldsVEX Worlds VEX IQ Competitor Kit
Description: Information for teams shipping their robot, tools, and supplies to VEX Worlds.
File Type: PDF
VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Volunteer Flyer
Description: Volunteer and be a part of the largest robotics event in the world -- all skill levels needed!
File Type: PDF
VEX WorldsVEX Worlds Volunteer Roles Overview
Description: Overview of the variety of positions available, any experience or skills required, and desired shift lengths.
File Type: PDF
VEX WorldsVEX Worlds VRC Competitor Kit
Description: Information for teams shipping their robot, tools, and supplies to VEX Worlds.
File Type: PDF
VRCVEXText Number Collection Form
Description: Use this form to provide up to three mobile telephone numbers to receive match alerts for your team.
File Type: PDF
VRCVEXText User Guide
Description: Overview of VEX TEXT, a feature that allows teams to be alerted about upcoming matches using SMS text messages delivered directly to team members' phones.
File Type: PDF
VEX IQ Challenge, VRC, VEX UVolunteer Flyer
Description: Volunteering at a VEX competition is easy to learn, fun to do, and rewarding for everyone involved.
File Type: PDF
REC FoundationVolunteer Roles Overview
Description: A table describing volunteer roles including each role's physical activity, experience level, skills needed, and preferred shift duration.
File Type: PDF
VRC, VEX UVRC and VEX U Award Scripts
Description: Templates for VRC and VEX U awards scripts.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Award Scoring Sheet
Description: Scoring sheet for the following VRC awards: Amaze, Build, Create, Energy, Sportsmanship, and Think.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Starstruck Appendix D: Awards
Description: Details the full list of awards presented in the VRC Program.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Community Service Certificate
Description: Template for a Community Service Certificate recognizing volunteer service.
File Type: DOCX
VRCVRC Design Award Rubric
Description: Judges use the Design Award Rubric to evaluate team performance based on the award criteria.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Driver's Meeting Notes
Description: Instructions for Head Referee and/or Field Manager conducting meeting with teams prior to match play.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Emcee Guidelines
Description: An overview of the Emcee volunteer role with scripts and examples.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Design Notebook Team 1575A
Description: Judges identified this VRC Design Notebook as outstanding at VEX Worlds. It clearly documents the design process including all iterations of the team's design.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Event Partner Guide
Description: Overview of the Event Partner role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Event Troubleshooting Guide
Description: What to do at an event when things go wrong.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Excellence Calculator (Excel)
Description: Provides guidance for Judge Panel in determining Excellence Award candidates for VRC tournaments.
File Type: XLSX
VRCVRC Excellence Calculator (PDF)
Description: Provides guidance for Judge Panel in determining Excellence Award candidates for VRC tournaments.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Field Reset Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Field Reset volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Flyer and Game Description
Description: Two-page game description and overview of game scoring for VRC Starstruck.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Head Referee Match Anomaly Log
Description: Log to record all anomalies observed throughout an event.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Inspection Checklist
Description: Inspection checklist covering size, overall, VEX parts, field control, and PTC verification testing.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Inspection Guide
Description: Detailed description of the Inspector's role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Judge Guide
Description: Detailed description of the Judge's role for for Event Partners, Judge Advisors, and Judges.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Judge's Note to Missed Teams
Description: Template for note that Judge's can leave when they are unable to find teams in their pit area after several attempts to speak with them.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC League Play Guide
Description: Everything you need to know in order to start and run a VRC league.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Media Advisory Template
Description: Template for creating a media advisory for your upcoming event.
File Type: DOCX
VRCVRC Post-Event Template
Description: Template for creating a press release for your completed event.
File Type: DOCX
VRCVRC Pre-Event Template
Description: Template for creating a press release for your upcoming event.
File Type: DOCX
VRCVRC Qualifying Criteria
Description: Criteria for registered VRC teams (Middle and High School) to qualify for participation in championship events.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Queue Crew Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Queue Crew volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Referee Guide
Description: This guide contains a volunteer description for the Referee position, task list for the various stages of a competition, a general tip sheet, and a list of selected rule discussion points.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Referee Score Sheet
Description: Score Sheet for VRC Starstruck.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Referee Scorekeeper Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Referee Scorekeeper volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Referee Training Videos
Description: Link to all VRC Starstruck Referee Training videos.
VRCVRC Robot Build Process
Description: Suggested steps to build a competitive VEX Robotics Competition Robot.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Robot Troubleshooting Flowcharts
Description: Flowcharts that help resolve issues teams may encounter with the robot.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Sample Event Layouts
Description: A standard set of event layouts and drawings that have been commonly used to host a successful and well organized VEX Robotics Competition events.
File Type: PDF
Girl PoweredVRC Speed Build
Description: Step-by-step instructions for a VRC robot speed build.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Standard Award Description Signs for Judges Room
Description: Award descriptions for use by Judges in the judging room listing key criteria for each award.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Starstruck Appendix A: Field Specifications
Description: Includes detailed specifications, BOM information, and assembly instructions for the Official Competition Field. Includes field setup instructions and field drawings.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Starstruck Appendix B: Robot Skills Challenge
Description: Description of the new combined Robot Skills Challenge of VEX Robotics Competition Starstruck.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Starstruck Logos
Note: For more logos and VEX Robotics Style guides, click here.
File Type: ZIP
VRCVRC Starstruck Game Manual
Description: Game manual of the current VRC challenge.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Starstruck One-Page Game Description
Description: Single page overview of the current challenge.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Team Check-in Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Team Check-in volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Temporary License Plate
Description: Template for robots that require license plates to pass robot inspection at an event.
File Type: DOCX
VRCVRC Tournament Layouts
Description: Tournament layouts for events with one, two, or three fields. Includes layouts for events with Skills and/or tablets.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Volunteer Check-in Guide
Description: A brief overview of the Volunteer Check-in volunteer role.
File Type: PDF
VRCVRC Volunteer Planning and Staffing Guide
Description: Guide includes Volunteer job descriptions and direction on volunteer recruitment, volunteer expectations, training and preparation, care and appreciation. Includes a recommended volunteer staffing plan.
File Type: PDF

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