Rocky Mountain Best

Rocky Mountain Best


BEST in the News

2022 Competition

2022 Game

2022 Schedule

Kickoff Event – Game Reveal, Robot Material Distribution and Training17 SeptEnglewood High School, 3800 S Logan St LIVE STREAM LINK
Critical Design Review Presentation18, 19, 22 OctONLINE Critical Design Review Sign up in the Registry Scheduled Activities
Practice Day Event – Team Practice and Optional BEST Award Marketing Presentation29 OctSTRIVE Prep RISEMarketing Sign up in the Registry Scheduled activities
Engineering Notebook Submission29 OctONLINE 
Game Day Event – Team Competition, Judging and Optional BEST Award Team Exhibit and Interviews12 NovEnglewood High School, 3800 S Logan St Exhibit Sign up in the Registry Scheduled activities
Denver BEST Regional Championship – by Invitation to Qualifying Schools3-4 DecColorado School of Mines Venues More details to be provided

Training Opportunities

·        bESTology game theme resources link – All 10 weeks available
·        Teacher / Mentor Workshop Webpage link
·        BEST Robotics – Previously Recorded Link

In Person Event Health and Safety Protocol LINK

KICKOFF EVENT Saturday 17 September at Englewood HS

Pre-Kickoff Preparations

  1. Kickoff Breakout Session Training Planning – Breakout Session Overview one student/team or as space allows
  2. Kickoff Kit Pick Up Planning – sign electronically the ONLINE Returnable Kit Agreement form. 
  3. BEST Registry Tool access for Students for competition file access – Parents must register students

Kickoff Schedule

            Time                               Activity – Locations @ Englewood HS                                  

8 – 9 AM + 10 – 11:30 AM         Pick Up Robot Kits – Parking Lot

8 – 9 AM                                    Teacher Registration – Lobby

9 – 10:30 AM                             Event Presentation and Game Reveal – Gym & YouTube LIVE STREAM LINK

GYM doors do NOT open until 8:50 AM  

10:30 – 11:30 AM                      Kickoff Breakout Sessions Training – see rooms below

Gym: no limit & Others: 1/team unless extra space is available

   Room                Breakout Sessions Training  – Pre-recorded  Video YouTube Playlist LINK       

2420                     Kits and Rules

2404                     Intro to Engineering Notebook

2406                     BEST Award Competition (Optional competition)

2421                     Intro to Simulink Programming

2400A                   Teacher and Mentor Tips

2405                     Intro to BEST Control Systems

2400 Library       Intro to easyC Programming

2407                     Critical Design Review Presentation

GYM                     Robot Design & Construction tips