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State Fair Frenzy VEXU Florida State Tournament

Event Code
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Florida - North/Central
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This tournament is also an outreach event at the State Fair to introduce VEX U to more people.  Additional information will be added here prior to the event date.

Grade Level: College

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: In-Person judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 12-Feb-2022

Florida State Fairgrounds - Florida Center
4800 U.S. 301
Tampa, Florida 33610
United States

Contact Information

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10am Doors open, pits open

10:15 am Inspection starts

10:15 am Volunteering training for refs and field staff

10:40 am driver meeting

10:45 am practice matches

11:00 am registration closes inspection ends

1:30 am Qualifications, skills challenges start

12:30 pm lunch

1:30 pm qualifications, skills challenges

3:00 pm qualifications and skills challenges end

3:15 pm alliance selection

3:30 pm eliminations

5:00 pm awards

5:15 pm clean up


Visit to sign up to volunteer for this event.  All volunteers will receive Fair tickets and food!

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

The event partner will contact teams in the event of fire, flood, tornado. hurricane, road closures, or other unforseen events that affect the health and safety of teams or the teams ability to arrive at the venue. 

The event will be rescheduled if it needs to be postponed.

Be sure your team contact info for the day of the event is up to date in Robotevents.

Refund Policy

Refunds will be issued up to 5 days prior to the event if a replacement team is available to fill the vacated spot. Refunds will not be issued after that time frame except in the case of very extenuating circumstances at the event partners discression.

Please be aware that event partners have fixed costs and rely on team registartions to meet these obligations.



VEX U and VRC use the same field setup and scoring. 

VRC Tipping Point One-Page Description


VEX U uses the VRC game manual with VEX U specific rules to be found in the Appendices. 

VRC Tipping Point Game Manual


VEX U and VRC use the same field and field setup.

VRC Tipping Point Appendix A – Field Specificati


VEX U and VRC use the same field and field setup.

VRC Tipping Point Field Assembly Instructions


VEX U and VRC use the same field elements.

VRC Tipping Point Field CAD


VEX U and VRC use the same DIY field.

VRC Field Perimeter DIY


VEX U and VRC use the same field setup and scoring for skills. 

VRC Tipping Point Appendix - B Robot Skills



VEX U and VRC use the same LRT setup and scoring.

VRC Appendix E – Live Remote Competitions