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22-23 Season | Elementary School | Australian National VEX Robotics Championship | Slapshot

3-Dec-2022 - 4-Dec-2022 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
4-Aug-2022 14:26 EDT
Registration Deadline
24-Nov-2022 14:27 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

The 22-23 Season Australian VIQC Elementary School National Championships will coming to Sydeny in December 2022. 

The REC Foundation are proud to bring this event alive with the support of our sponsors SMC, Ford, Australian Space Agency, Business Events Sydney & Government of South Australia.

This will be a 2 day competition event (Saturday 3rd & Sunday 4th December) with Team check in & robot inspection taking place on Friday the 2nd December.

Volunteer, Mentor, Teacher Awards:

This is your chance to say THANK YOU for all the hard work that teachers, volunteers and mentors put into making it possible for you to participate in your VEX program.
Please take the time to recognise teachers, volunteers and mentors for their efforts in this season.

The link for nominations will be released soon.

Design / Engineering Books :

Please hand in your Teams clearly labelled enginerring notebooks during check in & inspection on Friday 2nd December.

Student definition and grades
(If you think your team is in the wrong grade please email event organisers as soon as possible):

This EVENT is for IQ Elementary School Teams only

Live Stream:

The event will be livestreamed via the VEX Robotics Australia YouTube channel.

Links will become available closer to the date


We love to have you volunteer:

We would especially like to see Tech companies, who would like to volunteer one or more of their staff to come and help the teams with their design/engineering notebooks.

Volunteer Jobs: referee, scorer, field resetting, judging

Email: [email protected] if you would like to help out

Grade Level: Elementary

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 3-Dec-2022 - 4-Dec-2022

Sydney Olympic Park - Quay Centre
Sydney Olympic Park, 2127

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Friday 2nd December 2022

  • 11:00 Check in opens to Teams
  • 16:00 Inspection closes

Saturday 3rd December 2022

  • 08:00 Venue Opens
  • 09:00 Opening Ceremony
  • 09:45 Drivers Meeting
  • 10:15 Matches Begin
  • 12:35 Lunch
  • 13:20 Matches restart
  • 16:05 Matches conclude

Sunday 4th December 2022

  • 08:00 Venue Opens
  • 09:00 Matches Begin
  • 11:20-12:20 Alliance Selection & Strategy Break
  • 13.00 Finals Begin
  • 14.00 Awards
  • 14:25 Closing Ceremony
  • 14:45 Photo Opportunity with Teams
  • 15.00 Bump-out


We love volunteers. 
Any skill level
Food, fun and event shirt provided! 

If this sounds like something you are interested in please contact [email protected] to learn more about the wide oppurtunities we have available.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

We do not expect emergencies or bad weather to stop the National happening however the unexpected can happen. Check this Event page to see if anything is affecting the Nationals. Updates will be here with an event status clearly shown below.

Refund and Payment Policies

Please discuss any refund policy with Jessica McGaffin, event host.

Date: 3-Dec-2022 - 4-Dec-2022
Sydney Olympic Park - Quay Centre
Sydney Olympic Park, 2127

Travel Info

Please see travel info in pre-event student handbook