Troy FRC District Competition
March 30st - April 1ST, 2017
Troy Athens High School, Troy, Michigan


Map and Directions

From the South: Take I-75 north to the Rochester Road exit. Turn right onto Rochester Road (stay out of the right most lane as this becomes the turn lane for Big Beaver/16 Mile) and continue north to Wattles. Turn right onto Wattles. There will be an entrance to Athens High School on the left prior to reaching John R road (blinking light outside of school hours). You can also continue to John R, turn left and Athens will be on your left.

From the North: Take I-75 south to the Rochester Road exit. Stay towards the left and then complete a Michigan Left to continue onto Rochester Road north. Continue north to Wattles. Turn right onto Wattles. There will be an entrance to Athens High School on the left prior to reaching John R road (blinking light outside of school hours). You can also continue to John R, turn left and Athens will be on your left.

Map for I-75 to Athens                Get directions to Athens 

Parking and Load In/Out

Load-in and load-out:

Enter via the north entrance from John R. The load-in/load-out door is at the south end of the small parking lot. Please do not leave your vehicles in the small parking lot after load-in - It is the VIP lot (detailed more below).

Parking during event:

During the event, parking will be as follows:

Please do not park in Lots A or C. The VIP lot is reserved for judges and VIPs only. Thank you!

Venue Rules

Please bring enough safety glasses for everyone on your team - The safety glasses at the station outside of the pits are meant for visitors.

Pit Information

Pit size is 10’ x 10’. One electrical outlet is available per pit. One table and two chairs have been provided in the past (chairs can be removed upon request). Battery charging may be done in your pit, but power will be turned off at the close of the pits.

Pits will be arranged in numerical order, with smallest numbers located on the north side and largest numbers located on the south side of the gym.

Practice field will be in the northwest corner in the pits.

217 will be providing a machine shop. This will be in the northeast corner of the pits.

Food and Pre-Order Lunches

Food will be available through concessions.

Pre-order lunches for Friday and Saturday and dinners for Friday are available through Papa Romano’s. The restaurant is taking orders up to the Thursday night of the event. Please click here for the order form.

Activities

There are no special activities planned for this event.

Local and Other Information

Updated hotel list here.

Updated restaurant list here.

Questions?

E-mail David Pierzynski (pierzynski19@yahoo.com), the event coordinator or Cheryl Thompson (rj2katie@yahoo.com), the volunteer coordinator.