ONT District - Georgian College Event [ONBar]


#1

Hi All,

Team 2386 will be attending the Georgian College event for the first time. Are there many restaurants near by the Athletic and Fitness building?

We are looking forward to this!

Thanks for the suggestions :slight_smile:

Elana


#2

Any webcast?


#3

Hey Everyone!

I’m Anthony, and I’ll be your Game Announcer for the 2018 Georgian College District Event. Joining me as your MC for the weekend is Alex Wilcox, and we’re both extremely excited to see your robots in action!

From Manitoulin Island, to Arnprior, to Windsor, and everywhere in between, we have teams from across Ontario joining us in Barrie. Here is the full list:

773 - Kingsville CavalGears
865 - Warp 7
1305 - Ice Cubed
1310 - Runnymede Robotics
1325 - Inverse Paradox
1360 - Orbit Robotics
2013 - Cybergnomes
2386 - Trojans
2852 - DM High Voltage
3543 - C4 Robotics
4039 - MakeShift Robotics
4152 - Hoya Robotics
4777 - Spirit Robotics
4903 - Mustangs
4914 - Panthers
4951 - CDS Cyclones
4968 - RoboHawks
5024 - Raider Robotics
5039 - Irish Iron
5324 - Hawks
5672 - First Nations STEM
6323 - Hayden Robotics
6331 - Sabotage
6336 - Javawockies
6859 - BML Robotics
6864 - Gravenhurst High School
6865 - Manitoulin Metal
6987 - Falcon Automation
7200 - Banting Memorial High School

In addition to our 5 Rookie Teams, we have some notable veterans joining us, including:

865 - Archimedes Division Finalists at the 2017 Championship (St. Louis)
1305 - 2017 North Bay Event Winners
2386 - 2017 McMaster University Event Winners
4039 - 2017 Victoria Park, Western University, and McMaster University Event Winners
4968 - 2017 North Bay Event Winners
5024 - 2017 Western University Event Winners
6331 - 2017 District Championship Rookie All-Star Winner

The full event schedule and venue video tours can be found here: http://www.firstroboticscanada.org/event/ont-district-georgian-college-event/

The Team Information Package, which includes directions and parking instructions, nearby food and shopping options, and machine shop details, can be found here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_SZFfVZRBmXeHcRFthxnKewTAyuaGX2b/view

The live webcast will be available at: http://watchfirstnow.com/live

We can’t wait to see you all in a few days!


#4

I’m not extremely familiar with the Georgian Campus, but, based on the Team Information Package, the food options available are:

  • The First Class – campus café

  • Located on the second floor of J Building, just up the stairs from the Athletics Centre

  • Menu: coffee, smoothies, sandwiches, wraps etc.

  • Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, and 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Sunday

  • The Marketplace – campus cafeteria

  • Located on the second floor of C Building

  • Menu: Pizza Pizza, Tim Horton’s coffee and donuts, sandwiches, salads, snacks and drinks

  • Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

  • Tim Horton’s

  • Located just past The Marketplace in C Building

  • Hours: 8 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

  • Subway

  • Located beside The Marketplace in C Building

  • Hours: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday