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R8 VEX IQ Tournament Spring 2023

25-Jan-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Texas - Region 2
Standard Registration Opens
23-Dec-2022 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
18-Jan-2023 12:00 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The event will be held on the 2nd floor of the Region 8 ESC.  Our physical address is 4845 US Highway 271 North, Pittsburg, TX  75686.  Doors will open at  8:30 a.m. that morning and check-in will begin at 9:00 a.m.

In order to have adequate space for participants, there will not be seating available for spectators.


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 25-Jan-2023

Region 8 Education Service Center
4845 U.S. 271
Pittsburg, Texas 75686
United States

Contact Information

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Tournament Agenda -- **Schedule will be amended as needed based on final number of teams entered.**

8:30 a.m.

Doors open, registration opens, pits open

9:00 a.m.

Inspection starts

9:00 a.m.

Volunteer training for referees, judges, field staff

9:30 a.m. Fields available for practice matches.  Student set-up in pit area.
10:00 a.m. Registration closes, inspection ends

10:15 a.m.

Opening ceremonies and driver meeting

10:30 a.m.

Qualifications, Skills Challenges, and Judging

12:00 p.m.


1:00 p.m.

Qualifications, Skills Challenges, and Judging

2:00 p.m.

Qualifications end, Skills Challenges end

2:30 p.m.

Finals Matches

3:30 p.m.


3:45 p.m.



Please let us know if you can help!  Contact Kerri Bowles at [email protected] if you can help facilitate the event with us.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of an emergency or weather-related closure, Region 8 ESC will contact registered teams. 

Refund and Payment Policies

Refunds will be issued up to 14 days prior to the event.  Refunds will not be issued after that time except in the case of extenuating circumstances.

Health and Safety Policies

Information on this tab will be updated as we near the day of the event.  Students and advisors should follow local school district guidelines as they relate to health and safety.  

Date: 25-Jan-2023
Region 8 Education Service Center
4845 U.S. 271
Pittsburg, Texas 75686
United States

Travel Info

The ESC is located on US Highway 271 approximately 5 miles south of Mount Pleasant and 5 miles north of Pittsburg.  Multiple hotels are available in Mount Pleasant.  If you have questions about housing arrangements, please contact Kerri.  [email protected].

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.