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Bots by the Bay: VRC 2023-2024 Over Under

Middle and High School Teams

13-Jan-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Smart Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
31-Oct-2023 12:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
2-Dec-2023 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
6-Jan-2024 08:00 EST
Payment Deadline
10-Jan-2024 10:58 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Faith Academy and Barton Academy invites you to participate in the 2023-2024 VRC tournament: Bots by the Bay! We look forward to having your teams compete. 

This event is blended. Both high school and middle school VRC teams are welcome! 

Concessions will be available. 

As it gets closer to the event, please continue checking RobotEvents for any updates. 


Faith Academy (high school gymnasium)

8650 Tanner Williams Rd

Mobile, AL 36608

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote Engineering Notebooks

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 13-Jan-2024

Faith Academy
8650 Tanner Williams Rd
Mobile, Alabama 36608
United States

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8:00 am: Pit opens

8:15 am:  Check-in, inspection, and skills open. Once a team is checked-in, they may start their skills. Get them in early! 

8:45 am: Drivers meeting​

9:00 am: Qualification Matches begin (Skills continue. Keep track of your qualification match schedule,  too.)

12:00 pm: Lunch (Students should not leave the tournament.)

1:00 pm: Qualification and Skills Matches resume

2:30 pm: Skills Line Closes 

2:45 pm: Qualification Matches end

-Alliance Selection- Immediately after the last match concludes

3:15 pm: Elimination Matches begin 

5:30 pm: Awards

*Schedule is subject to change due to tournament and technology demands*


Please contact Hailee Leousis if you are interested in volunteering.

[email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

All teams will be contacted the day before the event if the event needs to be adjusted due to bad weather.

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: 

  • Refunds will be given, minus the $5 processing fee from the REC Foundation.

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

  • No refund will be given

Judging Format

Digital Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation  via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. All digital notebook submissions must be uploaded to RobotEvents by Wednesday, January 10th 4:00PM CST.