NC VEXU Flex your Skill (Skills Only)

NC VEXU Flex your Skill (Skills Only)

Event Code: RE-VEXU-19-9902

Program: VEX U

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 12 / Spots Open: 11

Max Registrations per Organization: 2

Registration Deadline: Fri, Jan 24, 2020 5:58 PM EST

Price: FREE

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Award Qualifies for
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.

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Team List ( 1 Team )

Team Team Name Organization Location
ODU9 Old Dominion Monarchs ODU VEX U Robotics Norfolk, Virginia, United States

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric


REC Foundation Code of Conduct.

REC Foundation Code of Conduct


Participant Release Form Spainish.

Participant Release Form Spainish


Participant Release Form.

Participant Release Form


VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description.

VRC Tower Takeover One Page Description


VEXU Qualifying Criteria.

VEXU Qualifying Criteria


VEXU Robot Inspection Checklist.

VEXU Robot Inspection Checklist



We have a Facebook page for the event.

We will try to broadcast matches via the Facebook Live feature. 

Date: 02/08/2020
Morehead High School
134 North Pierce Street
Eden, North Carolina 27288
United States

Travel Info

Date: Feb. 8th, 2020

Morehead High School Gymnasium

134 N. Pierce Street

Eden, NC 27288

United States

The event will take place at the MHS Gymnasium which is accessible from the physical address 134 N. Pierce Street.  Most teams will be heading north into Eden on Highway 14 (Van Buren Road), you'll turn right on Stadium Drive (Sheetz on the corner).  Heading East on Stadium Drive, you'll travel to the first traffic light.  Take a left at this light.  At this point, you should see the campus on your right.  Turn into the main entrance of the school on your right. Our main entrance is a horseshoe. Once you pass the main entrance of the school building, turn right into the gym parking lot.  Plenty of parking is available in the lot in front of the gymnasium.  Additional parking is available behind the gym if needed.  (See satellite image under the image gallery tab).

In addition to small concessions on site, several eating establishments are within five minutes of the school:

Burger King          Bojangles          Hardees          Cook Out          Wendy's          Arby's          Little Ceasar's      

Popa John's          Pizza Hut          Subway           Sheetz              Domino's        McDonald's

and several more local eating establishments.

Hampton Inn Eden

724 S Van Buren Rd,

Eden, NC 27288

(336) 627-1111

3-star hotel · 1.2 mi


Econo Lodge 

110 E Arbor Ln, Eden, NC 27288

(336) 627-5131

2-star hotel · 1.1 mi


Baymont Inn & Suites Eden 

716 Linden Dr, Eden, NC 27288

(336) 627-0472

2-star hotel · 1.1 mi

Refund Policy

This event is free to volunteering teams.  No Refunds will be necessary. 

Any cancellations need to made a minimum of two-weeks prior to the event due to planning the volunteer schedule.  

If the event is rescheduled because of a weather-related events, participating teams are encouraged to attend on the rescheduled date when possible.  

No cancellations after January 24th, 2020 if at all possible.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

All events are indoors.

In the event we have to cancel due to weather conditions, an announcement on this site as well as through email will be made immediatly after that decision is made. 

If school is in session on Friday and weather appears to hold for Saturday, we will hold the event.

Teams need to make safe decisions regarding travel.


If you would like to volunteer and assist in this event, please contact Max Dooley at 



7:30 am Doors open for volunteers
8:00 am Registration, Pits, Skills field and Inspection open
9:00 am Registration & Inspection Closed
9.15 am Drivers meeting
9:30 am Skills open for VEX U teams
12:00 pm Break for lunch (Skills open)

2:30 pm Skills Closes
4:00 pm Awards ceremony
4:30 pm Competition event closes

NOTE: Each team will have a maximum of 3 Programming Skills and 3 Robot Skills rounds. 

Event Dates

Date: 02/08/2020


Morehead High School
134 North Pierce Street
Eden, North Carolina 27288
United States

Grade Level: College

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Max Dooley
Title: Technology Teacher
Phone: 336-627-7731
Event Day Phone: 336-552-5003

Secondary Contact
Phone: 336-627-7731
Event Day Phone: 336-552-5003

General Info

2019- 2020 North Carolina VEXU *Skills Only* Event - TOWER TAKEOVER. 

This VEXU Skills Event will be hosted by the Morehead High School Robotics Team alongside a VRC tournament.  This event is Co-Sponsored by Morehead High School and Rockingham County Schools. 

There is no registration fee, however, competing teams are expected to volunteer for the VRC MS/HS tournament.

Teams will get Three (3) Driver and Three (3) Programming skills runs.  Practice time will be alotted as possible.