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Bloodcurdling Bots - Halloween VIQRC Tournament @ Basic HS

VIQRC, ES/MS Blended, All In-Person Judging

28-Oct-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
19-Sep-2023 20:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
13-Oct-2023 07:54 EDT
Payment Deadline
14-Oct-2023 10:05 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Date: 10/28/2023


This competition is a halloween themed competition. There will be the standard trophies. In addition, there will be awards for best individual costume, best team costume, and spookiest robot! There will also be trick-or-treating after the event.


Main contact:

Adam Billman
Title: Robotics coach for Wolves Robotics
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 775-537-5309


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 28-Oct-2023

Basic Academy of International Studies
400 Palo Verde Drive
Henderson, Nevada 89015
United States

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*This is a Tentative Agenda and is subject to change:

7:30 am Doors Open

7:30 am Registration, Inspections, and Notebook Submissions

8:30 am Registration & Inspection Closes

8:30 am Driver Meeting

8:30 am Skills Field Open

9:00 am – 11:30 am Qualification Matches

11:30 am - 12:00 pm Lunch Break

1:30 pm Qualification Matches

1:30 pm Skills Fields Close

1:30 pm Finals Matches

2:15 pm Awards

2:30 pm Team Load-out

3:00 pm Trick or Treating


Event volunteers are the heart and soul of VEX competitions. We rely on Referees to keep things fair, Emcees to keep things exciting, and Queuers to keep things on schedule! Volunteering at a VEX competition is easy to learn, fun to do, and rewarding for everyone involved. 

If you or your team would like to volunteer at our Bloodcurdling Bots @ Basic Academy please contact Adam Billman by email.  [email protected]

For a decription of voluneter roles please click this link: Volunteer Roles

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

We will communicate by email if something should prevent us from hosting the event.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: Refuned will be provided in the event the competition is cancelled. Contact Adam Billman to request the money back.


If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend: It is up to the Event Partner if a refund will be provided in this case. Any cancellation two weeks before event will recieve no refund!

The Payment Deadline for this event is 10/14- teams not paid by that date may be moved to the waitlist to allow another team to attend.

Health and Safety Policies

All participants are responsible for keeping a safe environment. This means:

  • Ensure the area is kept clean and tools and robots are not left lying around
  • Costumes are safe to wear while in a robotics competition
  • Any candy brought by outside sources should be safe to consume. (Event will also provide candy)

Lets keep everyone safe and have a great time!

Judging Format

  • All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.