Rumble in the Roads

The Rumble in the Roads is an annual one-day off-season FIRST Robotics Competition hosted in Newport News, Virginia. The off-season event grows and strengthens the FIRST community in Hampton Roads by exposing new students, mentors, volunteers and sponsors to the excitement of a real FIRST competition.  The Rumble in the Roads is proudly presented by FRC 1620, Builders of Tomorrow, and Triple Helix Team 2363.

The event will be held on November 7th, 2015 at:
Menchville High School
275 Menchville Rd.
Newport News, VA 23602

Team 1389’s registration to attend is open until October 23rd. This event includes an over night stay on Friday the November 16th. If you have not confirmed your attendance with team 1389 by October 23rd you will not be allowed to attend the event. If you have any questions, please email

Here is the schedule

Friday, November 6
7:00 PM Optional early team load-in
7:00 PM Unscheduled practice matches (if possible)
9:00 PM Pits Close
Saturday, November 7
7:30 AM Doors Open & Team Load-In
8:30 AM Drivers Meeting
9:00 AM Opening Ceremonies
9:15 AM FTC Meet the Field Begins
9:15 AM Start of Qualification Matches
10:00 AM Rumble in the Roads Expo Begins
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Resume Qualification Matches
2:00 PM Rumble in the Roads Expo Ends
2:30 PM Alliance Selection
3:00 PM Elimination Tournament
5:00 PM Awards Ceremony






















Please check the Calendar for up coming meetings and events.

Have you filled in your paper work yet??? If you haven’ you will not be able to attend meetings or events after the 10th of October till you do.

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