2019 IRI Rule Changes
RULE CHANGES –
No changes to basic game play rules.
Only regular season FIRST legal components may be used.
+5 pounds weight allowance.
No formal inspection, however a referee or event lead may request an inspection if deemed necessary.
Elimination Alliances are 4 teams. Teams may play / not play based on the decisions of the alliance captain.
Draft order is 1-8, 1-8, 8-1.
NEW ITEM –
Teams must allow ZEBRA Technologies to place 2 RF tags on their robot. This will allow real-time robot tracking and will be used during the RSN live webcast to identify robots on the screen.