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Akron Public Schools VRC Blended Invitational Tournament

Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
15-Sep-2022 14:56 EDT
Registration Deadline
20-Jan-2023 14:57 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This competition is designed to showcase the teams from within the Akron Public Schools district.  It is an Invitational trying to generate competitively within the district.  If you are a surrounding area program, please waitlist yourself for the competition.  In the event that enough teams are not available, the waitlist will be looked at in order to fill the necessary spots. This will feature 4 fields, 2 for competition, 1 for skills, and 1 for practice. 

All judging will take place In Person.  Please provide paper copies(print out digital notebooks) of all notebooks upon check-in.  

 Lunch will be provided for teams and a hospitality room for Coaches.

Spectators are permitted to attend, if anything changes an update will be provided.

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: No

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 3-Feb-2023

123 S Forge St
123 South Forge Street
Akron, Ohio 44308
United States

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3:00 pm doors open

3:30 pm Inspection begins

4:15 pm Drivers Meeting

4:30 pm Qualification Matches begin

8:30 pm Qualification Matches end

8:45 pm Alliance Selection

9:00 pm Elimination Matches

10:00 pm Awards begin

10:30 pm Closing Remarks




Anyone interested in volunteering please contact Sam Appleby at

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

You will be notified by email and phone if there is inclement weather

Refund Policy

Refunds will only be issued if the event is canceled

Health and Safety Policies

All REC COVID19 recommendations, as well as Akron Public Schools policies, will be followed.  Expectations for the event will be emailed shortly before the event start date.


A livestream of the event will take place.  A link to the Livestream will be provided shortly before the event

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.