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Rum River Rumble ES/MS VEX IQ Tournament

Event Code
VEX IQ Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
10-Oct-2022 16:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
3-Dec-2022 16:00 EST
Registration Deadline
5-Jan-2023 20:00 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to the Princeton Rum River Rumble VEX IQ Challenge. We look forward to having you join us for another exciting day!  This tournament is blended for Elementary and Middle School.

Registration Information:  All participating teams must be registered with VEX Robotics and the Robot Events website and have an official team number before registering for this event. Tournament fees must be paid before teams are allowed to compete. Registration and payments should be made through the Robot Events website.

Engineering notebooks:  We will be collecting Physical engineering notebooks at this event for judging.

Concessions:  For your convenience there will be a complete concessions stand located on site for the duration of the tournament.

Waiting List:  If this event is full, please feel free to add your team to the Waiting List and then contact the Event Partner (Primary Contact on the General Info tab). The Event Partner will let you know about possible openings for the event. If you are moved from the Waiting List to the Registered Teams List, please be prepared to pay for the event promptly at your account.

Participation and Consent Form:  A completed form for all participants must be uploaded to prior to the tournament. Team leaders will need to check that all team members attending the event have completed the online consent form prior to the tournament.

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 14-Jan-2023

Princeton Middle School
1100 82nd Avenue
Princeton, Minnesota 55371
United States

Contact Information

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IMPORTANT! If your team will be late, you must call the Event Partner (Primary Contact on the General Info tab). If your team is not checked-in on time, the match schedule will be run without your team and they cannot compete. The match schedule CANNOT be run after the tournament begins.

Schedule of Events

7:30 am           Check-In Open, Pits Open and Inspections Open

8:30 am           Check-in Closes – Call the Event Partner if your team will be late!

9:15 am           Inspection Closes

9:30 am           Opening Ceremony followed by Team Meeting

10:00 am         Qualification Matches Begin, Skills Field Opens

12:00 pm        30 minute Lunch Break

2:00 pm          Qualification Matches End, Skills Field Closes

2:15 pm          Final Matches

2:45 pm          Closing & Final Awards

                        Event Closing and break-down - Please help as you are able!


If you are interested in volunteering for this event, here is the link to sign up:  Princeton Robotics Booster Club: Rum River Rumble IQ Robotics Tournament (  You can also contact the event partner directly:

Leilani Heinen



Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather this event may be cancelled.  Teams are advised to watch for weather related updates.   If the tournament must be cancelled or postponed, the name of the tournament will change to cancelled or postponed.  In the event of a cancellation or postponement, teams will be sent additional information via email.  In the event of a cancellation, the registration fee will not be refunded. 

Refund Policy

No refunds will be given for this event if a team cancels or the event is canceled.

Date: 14-Jan-2023
Princeton Middle School
1100 82nd Avenue
Princeton, Minnesota 55371
United States

Travel Info

Princeton Middle School
1100 4th Ave North
Princeton, Minnesota 55371

Judging Format

All In-Person Judging - The Team Interviews and Engineering Notebooks will be judged in-person the day of the event. Teams should bring a physical copy of their notebook to submit to the judges.