Fairfax Invitational VEX IQ Challenge Robotics Tournament (ES and MS) (Canceled)

Fairfax Invitational VEX IQ Challenge Robotics Tournament (ES and MS)

Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-8344

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 24 / Spots Open: 24

Max Registrations per Organization: 4

Price: $75.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has been canceled.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Event Sponsors:
Award Qualifies for
Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Excellence Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

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Team List ( 0 Teams )

There are no teams currently registered for this event.

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric


Participant Release Form Spainish

Participant Release Form Spainish


REC Foundation Code of Conduct

REC Foundation Code of Conduct


Criteria for registered VEX IQ Challenge teams (Elementary and Middle School) to qualify for participation in championship events.

VIQC Qualifying Criteria


A description of this year's STEM Research Project

STEM Research Project Topic (2019-2020)


A description of this year's STEM Research Project  Rubric.

STEM Research Project Topic Rubric (2019-2020)


VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description.

VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description


VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist.

VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist


Participant Release Form English

Participant Release Form


Refund Policy

Teams may cancel their registration through 12/1/19 at no cost. Teams cancelling by 12/15/19 will receive a $50 refund. Teams who need to cancel after 1/1/20 will not receive a refund.  Teams that do not pay will not be allowed to participate.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of storm or other event that may cancel the tournament, we will update this page and coaches will be emailed directly.  If Fairfax County Public School closes we will cancel the event. There is no alternative date. In the event of a cancellation teams will receive a $40 refund.


We need the following volunteers for the VEX Robotics Competition (VRC) and VEX IQ Challenge (VIQC):

  • 4 general volunteers in the morning 8-12 and afternoon 12-4 (No Experience needed)
  • 2 scorekeeper for VIQC and 2 for VRC (No Experience needed)
  • 6 Judges for each (No Experience needed)
  • 4 Computer Operators (No Experience needed)
  • 2 Referees each (Advanced training required)

Email redomer@fcps.edu if you are interested in volunteer opportunities.


  • 8 am Doors Open, must check in by 9:30 am
    • Practices and Inspection
    • Skills Open at 10am
  • 10:30 am - Opening Ceremony
  • 11:00 am - Qualification matches (3 matches)
  • 1:00 pm - Lunch Break
  • 2:00 pm - Qualification Matches (3 matches)
  • 4:00 pm - Final Matches 
  • 4:30 pm - Awards

Tentative schedule. Will be finalized by Jan. 1

Event Dates

Date: 01/11/2020


Mount Vernon High School
8515 Old Mount Vernon Road
Alexandria, Virginia 22309
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Rachael Domer
Email: REDomer@fcps.edu
Phone: 571-423-4806
Event Day Phone: 571-423-4806

Secondary Contact
Email: systemic@nvcc.edu
Phone: 703-845-6543
Event Day Phone: 703-845-6543

General Info

The VEX IQ Challenge Tournament at Mount Vernon High School will be a 24 team tournament for middle and elementary school teams. This is a closed event for Fairfax and Arlington VEX IQ teams.  Teams should expect to have about 6 qualifcation matches and 2-3 opportunities per robot skills challenge. Pits will be in the auxillary gym and skills/matches will take place in the main high school gym.  Parking is available in all lots surrounding the school.