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Akron Unqualified VRC Blended Qualifier Invitational; Akron OH

12-Feb-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Standard Registration Opens
15-Sep-2022 13:22 EDT
Registration Deadline
28-Jan-2023 13:23 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Teams invited to this competition cannot be qualified for the Ohio State Championship prior to January 8th.

This event is an INVITATIONAL and teams must register into the Waitlist to be considered for this event,

Registered teams who qualify for States prior to the invitational will not automatically be removed from the competition. We ask that teams who qualify for States prior to this event consider stepping down to let an unqualified team from the waitlist take their spot, but we will not require any team to do so. 

Concessions avalible. Lunch will be provided to teams, coaches and registered volunteers.  Information about lunch will be emailed out to coaches closer to the time of the event.

This event will also be live-steamed.

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 12-Feb-2023

Firestone CLC
470 Castle Boulevard
Akron, Ohio 44313
United States

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7:00 am - Staff and volunteers arrive for competition

8:00 am - Doors open/teams arrive/robot inspection begins

9:00 am - Drivers meetings

9:15 am - Qualification matches begin/skills fields open

Noon - Lunch break/skills runs

  • Lunch will be provided for all student participants, coaches, and registered volunteers. 

  • Concessions will be available for the general public. 

1:00 pm - Qualification matches resume

2:00 pm - Qualification matches end/skills close

2:15 pm - Alliance selection

2:30 pm - Elimination matches

3:30 pm - Finals and Awards


If you would like to volunteer please reach out at [email protected] or text 330-414-6044

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad weather conditions or an emergency causing delay or cancellation, all coaches will be contected by email to be informed of the situation

Refund and Payment Policies

No refunds after event registration is closed.

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.