St. Paul CREATE Open Tournament (Canceled)


Event Code: RE-CREATE-19-1304

Program: CREATE Foundation

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 32 / Spots Open: 32

Max Registrations per Organization: 5

Price: $75.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has been canceled.
  • It is past the registration deadline.
Award Qualifies for
Tournament Champions (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Innovate Award (VRC/VEXU/VIQC) 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.
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Team List ( 0 Teams )

There are no teams currently registered for this event.

Refund Policy

There are no refunds for this tournament with the exception of tournament cancellation.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the case of inclement weather, Dustin Nilson will contact all teams one day prior to event and "Cancelled" will be put in the title of the event.


To volunteer, contact Dustin Nilson at:

308-750-1157  (call or text)




Saturday, January 18th, 2020
7:30 am - Pits Open
8:00 am - 9:30 am - Team Registration & Inspection
8:00 am - 10:30am - Skills Challenge on competition fields
9:30 am - 11:30 am. - Judging  (Engineering Notebooks must be turned in at registration.)
10:30 am - Drivers and Coaches Meeting and Opening Ceremony
10:45 am - 12:30 p.m. - Qualifying Rounds
12:30 pm - 1:00 p.m. - Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:15 p.m. - Qualifying Rounds
2:30 pm - 2:45 p.m. - Alliance Selection
3:00p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - Finals
4:30 p.m. - Awards and Closing Ceremony

Event Dates

Date: 01/18/2020


St Paul Public School
1305 Howard Avenue
Saint Paul, Nebraska 68873
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Dustin Nilson
Title: Robotics Coach-Science Teacher
Phone: 3087501157
Event Day Phone: 3087501157

Secondary Contact
Jen Hagen
Title: High School Principle
Phone: 308-754-4433
Event Day Phone: .308-754-4433

Additional Contact Information:


General Info

General Info


This is our 2nd time hosting a robotics event and are excited to have all your teams here to compete! 

Things to have in preparation to the tournament:

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.