Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Tussle by the Tides Invitational

[Blended VIQRC]

13-Jan-2024 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Texas - Region 3
Standard Registration Opens
8-Dec-2023 12:00 EST
Registration Deadline
8-Jan-2024 12:00 EST
Payment Deadline
8-Jan-2024 12:00 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has reached capacity. Teams on waitlist may still be added.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info




Welcome to VEX IQ Tussle by the Tides. This event will be held in the same place/time as a VRC event. 

We will be a full house and look forward to a lot of fun. Please don't email about adding teams, just add them to the waitlist, and if spots open up. We will gladly reach out. 

Do not call prior to the event, just like other EP's we teach and have class. Simply send an email. 

Do call the day of if you are running behind so we do not mess up the match schedule. 

We will have concessions and pizza for purchase. - So bring your cash! This is how we raise money for our program. 


Remain only in the cafeteria- Any students or coaches roaming the halls will be in violation of following the EP's rules and it will result in a <G1> violation. 

Behavior is important. Bring the best show of respect and sportsmanship you can! 

This is a student centered program so no parents may  handle the robot in any capacity. 

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 13-Jan-2024

Ball High School
4115 Avenue O
Galveston, Texas 77550
United States

Contact Information

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8:30 - Pits open

8:45- inspection starts

9:00- Schedule generated

9:15- Quals start / Skills Starts

12:00- Lunch starts

1:00 Lunch ends matches resume

2:30- Quals end

3:00: Awards and conclusion

Please stay and help pack up:)




Our events are only as good as our volunteers please click the link below to sign up.


Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of bad weather we will reschedule

Refund and Payment Policies

If the Event Partner cancels the event: 

a refund will be issued


If a Coach/Mentor completes registration for the event then chooses to withdraw or not attend:

a refund will not be issued

Judging Format

  •  Digital Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation  via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. A submission deadline that may be scheduled ahead of the event date.
  • All notebooks due on the 12th.