VEX IQ Challenge History – 2016-2017 – Crossover

2016-2017: VEX IQ Challenge Crossover

 


 

The Game:

VEX IQ Challenge – Crossover is played on a 4’x8’ rectangular field configured as seen above. Two robots compete in the Teamwork Challenge as an alliance in 60 second long teamwork matches, working collaboratively to score points. Teams also compete in two additional challenges; The Robot Skills Challenge where one robot takes the field to score as many points as possible under driver control; 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 Hexballs in their colored Scoring Zone and Goals, and by Parking and Balancing Robots on the Bridge.

 

The Details:

There are a total of twenty-eight (28) Hexballs available as scoring objects in the game. There are two (2) Scoring Zones, sixteen (16) Low Goals, twelve (12) Elevated Goals, and one (1) Bridge on the field.

Scoring:

Each Hexball Scored in the Scoring Zone 1 point Each
Hexball Scored in the Low Goal 3 points
Each Hexball Scored in the Elevated Goal 5 points
Having One Robot Parked on the Bridge 15 points
Having Two Robots Parked on the Bridge 15 points
Having All Robots Parked on a Balanced Bridge 25 points

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(Released 4/22/2016)

(Updated 8/17/2016)

Updated 4/22/2016
Field CAD (STEP)
Field Assembly Instructions
Updated 9/28/2016 (ZIP)

Updated 4/17/2015

 
 


2017 VEX Robotics World Championship Award Winners:

VEX IQ Challenge Elementary School Division – Full Awards List
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Teamwork Champion 68A PS of YNNU Primary School Affilited to Yun Nan Numorl University KunMing, Yunnan, China
Teamwork Champion 15472A Second Experimental A Second Experimental Primary School, Laoshan District, Qingdao Qingdao, Shandong, China
Robot Skills Champion 10492A Simfuture Robot 1A Simfuture Robot Technology Education Center Shanghai, China
Excellence Award 42037 Rockin Robots Shiloh Point Elementary Cumming, Georgia, United States
VEX IQ Challenge Middle School Division – Full Awards List
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Teamwork Champion 16180G The InVEXibles Technology and Engineering Club for Homeschoolers of Katy Katy, Texas, United States
Teamwork Champion 555A Gladiators KraftWerx Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Robot Skills Champion 555A Gladiators KraftWerx Brampton, Ontario, Canada
Excellence Award 999 Rising Phoenix Capital Robotics Club Mclean, Virginia, United States