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NorCal Silicon Valley VIQRC Full Volume Tournament ROOKIE Only

VIQRC, Blended ES&MS, In-Person with Physical Notebook Judging

21-Jan-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
California - North
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
13-Nov-2023 19:00 EST
Registration Deadline
14-Jan-2024 23:59 EST
Payment Deadline
5-Jan-2024 23:59 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The India Community Center (ICC) - Milpitas and Team 315 Paradigm invite you to the ROOKIES ONLY NorCal Silicon Valley VIQ Full Volume Tournament at Milpitas, California.

If your team members have participated in any VIQC tournament in prior seasons (2022-23 or earlier), please DO NOT SIGN UP for this event. This event is aimed at first time teams only!

You will NOT be able to register directly. If you meet the criteria, please put your team on the WAITLIST and the event partner will review and add you to the Participant list. If you have questions about eligibility, please reach out to the event partner using "Send the Event Partner a message" option. The emails are reviewed daily and actioned.

Please take a moment to read through the event details here. Please pay special attention to the Payment Policies, Judging Format and Health & Safety Policies on this site..

We will publish important instructions a few days before the event and share them with you on your registered email ids, as well as publish the document here in this space. Please ensure all attendees (students, coaches, mentors and parents) read and internalize these instructions. You will be unable to participate in the event without following the instructions fully.

Hope you are having a terrific Vex Robotics season!

Look forward to hosting you all at ICC Milpitas!!

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 21-Jan-2024

India Community Center - Milpitas, CA
525 Los Coches Street
Milpitas, California 95035
United States

Contact Information

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Date: Sunday, January 21, 2024



8:00 AM

  Doors, pits, and practice fields open. Check-In and inspection begin

8:45 AM

  Inspection closes. Driver Meeting begins

9:15 AM

  Qualification matches begin

12:15 PM

  Lunch break begins & Skills

1:00 PM

  Qualification matches resume

3:30 PM

  Qualification matches and skills conclude

4:00 PM

  Finals matches begin

4:30 PM

  Tournament & Skills Champions and Judged Awards announced


We could not host successful events without our amazing volunteers!

Please sign up here for volunteering!

  • No prior robotics experience is needed.

  • All volunteering counts towards volunteering hours for students

  • We are happy to sign necessary volunteering hours forms for you

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

This event is conducted in a fully indoor facility. Bad weather is not expected to affect this event.

Teams should make sure their contact information on is up to date and accurate. 

Please include in your contact information phone numbers that are also available on weekends (especially for schools), to enable us to reach you in an emergency.

In case of a cancellation, the event partners will contact you as early as possible. 

Refund and Payment Policies

It is each team’s responsibility to ensure that the payments have been processed in time. We will use the visible record of payment on to make the determination. 

Teams who have registered but have not paid (or submitted a PO) 2-weeks prior to the event may be removed from the event, unless prior special arrangements have been made with the event partners.

In the unlikely case of a cancellation, the full event registration fee (minus the $5.00 USD RECF fee per registration) will be refunded to all teams.

All teams are responsible for their own transportation and hotel costs.

Health and Safety Policies

No food or drinks are to be consumed inside the event facility. Food and drinks are only allowed in designated areas.

We encourage the use of face masks inside the facility.


Date: 21-Jan-2024
India Community Center - Milpitas, CA
525 Los Coches Street
Milpitas, California 95035
United States

Travel Info

Google Maps link to event venue.

This is close to several restaurants, with take away and dine-in facilities. 

Most food ordering apps also deliver to this location.


This event will NOT be webcasted

Judging Format

Physical Engineering Notebook Submissions + In Person Team Interviews:

  • Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event.

  • Physical Engineering notebooks need to have been submitted for evaluation while check-in.