This page will provide you with the necessary videos and documents to help you prepare for the Mission Horizon: Looking to the Future Challenge. Before you start, watch the Coaches Meeting video to provide you with an overview of the entire challenge. Specific Missions are discussed in this video at the time listed below for quick reference.
2019-20 Mission Horizon Challenge
Team Registration is now Closed
If you have registration questions, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, subject "Team Registration"
Team Registrations Received as of 12/15/19.
Registration closed on 1/31/20 at midnight.
Mission Horizon Videos and Documents
Mission Horizon Challenge Q&A "?"
Post your questions on this blog as it relates to the Mission Horizon Challenge only. Coaches and Team Captains, make sure to review the Q&A periodically. Make sure to post your questions to the Q&A. Questions and answers will be available for everyone to review.
As you prepare for the RCX Challenge, just know that how you prepare may be impacted by these responses. So check the Q&A frequently.
Review the General Rules before you post your question. If you need clarification of the General Rules, post your question to the RCX Program General Rules blog. How to participate in the RCX Program? Who can be on the team? How to construct the robot? How the robot is to perform during the Match? Basically any question that does not relate specifically to the annual challenge.
The documents below were requested by coaches or team members to help prepare for this year's annual challenge. The content is presented in a manor for the coach or team members to use to accomplish the annual challenge. If you feel you need another document to help your team, let us know and we will do our best to provide you with the materials you need.
General Rules and other support documents and videos
Mission Horizon 4 Table Layout
Mission 4, Star Gate Pactice Mat
Host, Referee & Score Keeper Videos and Documents
Videos and documents will be added from now through tournament season.Below is a list of items in the works.
These documents are intended for the Host, Scorekeeper and Referees ONLY
The following documents were designed with the Host, Scorekeeper and Referee in mind. The content of these documents are intended to be used by them in preparation for the RCX tournament and to be used on the day of the RCX tournament.
Host, Referee & Score Keeper Training Video
(This video was emailed to the Host. It will not be linked here)
How to Run a Tournament Video ( in editing)
General Rules, Board Assembly, Etc. (All)
Mission Horizon Missions (All)
Host & Head Referee
Mission "Starting/Scoring Position documents(listed in the table above)
Review the Mission Horizon Challenge Q&A
Practice Google Score Form
(Each Tournament will recieve a site specific Google Score Form)
Score Keeper Paper Score Sheet, Excel Key
Score Keeper Paper Score Sheet, Scoring Key (Manual Scoring)
Practice Google Score Sheet
(Due to the nature of this Google Sheet, I will have to "Share" directly with the Score Keeper)
(Each Tournament will recieve a site specific Google Score Sheet)
Extra Videos & Documents to review
Additional videos and documents will be available on a limited basis from the RCX Program or your Regional Tournament Host.
Host, Scorekeeper & Referee Training Video
Excel Scoring Program (Host, Score Keeper)
Google Scoring Program (Host, Score Keeper)