The following is an overview of the URC scoring for each task. For the Presentation and Sample Return Tasks, the scoring is taken directly from the rules. The scoring for the other tasks is representative only, and will change based on the exact course layout. The judges will brief teams on the scoring prior to competing in these tasks.
25 points: Thoroughness of site investigation and quality of science debrief
25 points: Quality and applicability of analysis of field science
25 points: Retrieval depth and quality of sample returned
25 points: Quality and applicability of analysis of returned sample
Terrain Traversing Task
0 - 10 points per route between gates
5 - 10 points per gate
Partial points for partial completion of a route between gates
Astronaut Assistance Task
2 - 5 Astronauts in the field, with an unspecified number of tools, plus a remote sensor.
25 points for placing the repeater and confirming connectivity of the receiver and sensorJudges' discretion for delivering outside 1m.
10 - 20 points per other item delivered within 1m of the correct astronaut.
Equipment Servicing Task
All valves will be initially closed
Pump may only be run for 10 minutes to prevent overheating
10 points will be awarded for completing tasks in order10 points: Open valves required to inflate structure
15 points: Switch off pump when gauge shows pressure 0.8< P <1.2psi
5 points: Switch on pump
10 points: Open and close valves to allow deflation
10 points: Deflate structure (P < 0.2psi)
15 points: Unscrew flange connection and release hose on ground
5 points: Close all open valves
20 points: Pick up hose and reattach to equipment panel
25 points: Team structure, organization and management
25 points: Core rover design and functionality
25 points: Suitability of rover design to competition tasks
25 points: Overall quality of presentation