Nebraska Open State Championship


Event Code: RE-CREATE-19-1301

Program: CREATE Foundation

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 36 / Spots Open: 36

Registration Deadline: Wed, Feb 26, 2020 10:02 AM EST

Price: $100.00

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Award Qualifies for
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Tournament Finalists (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills 2nd Place (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
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There are no teams currently registered for this event.

Refund Policy

Refund Policy


- Full refund if request is made 3 weeks prior to event (minus $5.00, per registration, if paid through Robotevents)

- Half refund if request is made 2 weeks prior to event (minus $5.00, per registration, if paid through Robotevents)

- No refund if request is made less than 2 weeks prior to event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather, emails will be sent out to your team's primary contact email, updating you on changes in schedule or cancellations/rescheduling.


If interested in volunteering for the tournament please contact Joe Haschke at or at 402-564-8518.



Event Dates

Date: 02/29/2020


Lakeview Junior Senior High
3744 83rd Street
Columbus, Nebraska 68601
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Joe Haschke
Phone: 4025648518
Event Day Phone: 4026494610

Secondary Contact
Jim Schulte
Phone: 4026142210
Event Day Phone: 4026142210

General Info

Welcome to the event page of the 2020 Nebraska Open Robotics State Championship.  Teams can qualify for this event by winning various awards at regular season meets throughout the year.

Registration Fee

All registration fee's must be paid in full no later than five weeks after registering for this event.  Failure to comply may result in your team(s) being removed from the event.

Competition Preparation

Here are a few steps that every team should take to ensure that they are prepared.

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so

that there is ample time for adjustments.

2. Check the official VEX forums and CREATE website for rule updates and changes.

3. Carefully read all of the information contained in the tournament posting on

4. Pack for the event the day before the day of departure. Here are a few items that you don't want to


- Goggles/Safety Glasses

- Spare parts & tools

- Batteries and chargers

- Programming cable

- Power strip

- Laptop computer

- Engineering notebook (if you have one, helpful for Judges – Innovate and Honor Awards)

- Banners and other decorations for your team pit

- Giveaways if you have them

5. Review the descriptions and criteria for the awards that are being given during the tournament.

6. Prep for your interviews with the judges. Check the awards tab to see what awards will be given

during the tournament.

7. Understand how the game will be played. VEX rules can be found on the games website. The CREATE

addendum to the rules can be found here.