Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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Chico Bot Harvest

VIQRC , Blended ES&MS, In-Person

4-Nov-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX IQ Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
California - North
Early-Bird Registration Opens
9-Oct-2023 20:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
23-Sep-2023 20:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
4-Nov-2023 05:00 EDT
Payment Deadline
3-Nov-2023 13:18 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

This is a in person VEX IQ Tournament at Chico High School.

  • 2 Teamwork Fields
  • 1 Skills Field
  • 1 Practice Field
  • Individual tables for pits
  • Assigned charging points for batteries.
  • Bathrooms and Water in the Teen Center

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 4-Nov-2023

Boys and Girls Club Chico Teen Center
628 Wall St, Chico, CA 95928
Chico, California 95925
United States

Contact Information

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Times are estimates and may be adjusted as circumstances dictate.

7:00am   Doors open for volunteers
7:30 am  Registration
               Pits open
               Practice fields open
               Inspection begins
8:30 am Drivers meeting
9:00 am Qualification matches begin
12:00 pm Break for lunch
12:45 pm Qualification matches continue
2:00 pm Qualification matches finish
2:15 pm Elimination matches begin and Skills events Close after Quarter Finals
3:00 pm Awards ceremony
3:30 pm Competition event closes


All volunteers are welcomed to contact the Event Partner Jon Andrew at [email protected] or Jon Ahmann at [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

If an event is going to be cancelled due to inclement weather or natural disaster, all teams will be notified via email (at least 24 hours in advance if possible).

Teams should make sure their contact information is up to date in Robotevents and includes both school and non-school phone numbers.

Refund and Payment Policies

No refunds after 10/29/2023 unless we can fill your spot with another team from the Waiting List. 

You will need to pay in advance prior to the event by 11/3/2023 or your spot may be forfeited.  If you wish to pay in person the day of the event, contact Jon Andrew as soon as you complete registration on Robotevents.

Any refunds will be processed after the event at the event partner's discretion. 

Registration contains a $5 RobotEvents processing fee that is not refundable

Teams are responsible for their own transportation and hotel costs. 

Health and Safety Policies

The following precautions will be recomended and applied at the discretion of the event planners.

1) Wearing of face masks will be strongly encouraged

2) Social distancing when possible. Pit tables and Que points will be distanced when possible

3) Lincoln Center bay doors will be open to allow greater air flow

Date: 4-Nov-2023
Boys and Girls Club Chico Teen Center
628 Wall St, Chico, CA 95928
Chico, California 95925
United States

Travel Info

Please use this map to identify parking. 

Use this map to navigate to the Lincoln Center on the CHS campus.

Vehicles with robots and tools willb be alllowed to park next to the Lincoln Center Gym.

All other vehicles will be asked to park in the northwestern parking lot adjacent to Inspire HS and Chico HS campuses or on the street.


IRON Cal will be attempting to stream via YouTube Live.

Link will be provided here when available.

Judging Format

In Person Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Physical engineering notebooks need to be brought to the event. Students will not have access to the notebook during the competition as the Judges will be reviewing them.