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VEX Bot Trot on the Plains (VRC MS/HS)

11-Nov-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Smart Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
Early-Bird Registration Opens
5-Sep-2023 12:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
30-Sep-2023 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
4-Nov-2023 09:00 EDT
Payment Deadline
5-Nov-2023 23:55 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

SCORE is looking forward to hosting our annual autumn tournament on the plains.

We encourage new & experienced teams alike to get some very valuable early season experience that will help propel you into a successful season! Come test out your design & programming ideas, make some new VEX friends, and have a great time celebrating the changing of the seasons!

Stay tuned for more information in the coming months! We will share updates here & email all registered teams as we finalize plans on parking, concessions, etc.!

Coaches: Be sure your email in Robot Events us accurate as important and necessary information will be sent to that email address.

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 11-Nov-2023

Beard-Eaves Memorial Coliseum
650 Biggio Drive
Auburn, Alabama 36849
United States

Contact Information

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Tentative Schedule

Event Start Stop
Registration 8:00 AM 9:00 AM
Inspection 8:00 AM 9:15 AM
Skills Fields Open 8:30 AM 9:15 AM
Opening Ceremony & Meeting 9:15 AM 9:45 AM
Qualification Matches Start 9:45 AM 11:45 AM
Skills Fields Re-open 9:45 AM 11:45 AM
Lunch 11:45 AM 12:45 PM
Qualification Matches Resume 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
Skills Fields Re-open 12:45 PM 2:45 PM
Alliance Selection 2:45 PM 3:30 PM
Finals 3:30 PM 5:00 PM
Awards 5:15 PM 6:00 PM


Volunteers are vital to making events successful. We greatly appreciate anyone who is able to attend the event to help it run smoothly.  

To sign up to volunteer CLICK HERE

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night will prevent this event from occurring.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: 

Due to how Robot Events sends payments to SCORE, we are unable to offer refunds to teams that have completed payment. In the event the EP Needs to cancel this event after payment has been made, that money can be applied to a future SCORE event.

If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend:

We are unable to offer refunds for this event. Because of this, teams should wait to make payment until they are certain they can and want to attend while being mindful of the payment due date. Any team unpaid by payment due date will be removed from the registered team list without notification.

If a team has to withdraw from competition after payment is made, SCORE can consider transferring the registration fee to another SCORE hosted 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.