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Purdue SIGBots VRC Blended Spin Up Tournament; West Lafayette, IN

Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
12-Oct-2022 16:52 EDT
Registration Deadline
19-Dec-2022 16:53 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Purdue SIGBots is excited to host the Purdue SIGBots VRC Spin Up Tournament! We will be hosting the competition at the Purdue Armory. This will be the first High School event that Purdue will be hosting but we have a long history of VexU competitions and involvement with the High School community. The Armory is at a central point on campus with easy access to parking and other campus highlights.

Purdue's Team, ACM SIGBots, will be in attendance and welcomes all teams who are coming to have fun and compete. They will also be ready to answer any technical questions teams may have with VEX hardware and/or PROS.

Whether you are a new team or veteran team, we welcome you to join us!

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote Engineering Notebooks

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 14-Jan-2023

Purdue Armory
812 3rd Street
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
United States

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**Tentative and subject to change**

-------------- Saturday, January 14, 2023 ------------------------------------

08:00 am - Team Load In, Pit Area, Registration & Inspection Opens

09:00 am - Drivers Meeting

09:30 am - First Match

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch

01:30 pm - 4:30 pm Final Qualification Matches

04:45 pm - 6:30 pm Alliance Selection, Elimination, and Awards

07:00 pm - Tear down/Venue closes


We are always looking for volunteers! Please reach out to us at if you are interested in volunteering.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In case of bad weather conditions or possible cancellations please visit the event on where updates about the event status will be posted as needed. Please feel free to contact us by phone if you are going to be late to the event.

Refund Policy

Event payments are expected to be paid when you register for the event and must be completed 3 weeks prior to the event date. Teams that have not paid within 1 week of registering will be moved to the waitlist to allow teams on the wait list to register. Please contact us if there are considerations to be made.

All requests for refunds must be made 3 weeks prior to the event. Refunds, if approved, will be processed within 1 month following the event.

Health and Safety Policies

Please refer to Protect Purdue Policies:

TL;DR - Personal health safety is recommended (common hygiene), masks/vaccines are recommended but not required and all incidents will be reported to Purdue.  

Date: 14-Jan-2023
Purdue Armory
812 3rd Street
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907
United States

Travel Info

Purdue Armory

812 3rd Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907


201 N University St, West Lafayette, IN 47906

(Free after 5pm on Friday)


No Webcast. Sorry. 

Judging Format

Judging Format

This event will feature a hybrid judging model, with Digital Notebook Submissions and Standard, In-Person pit interviews of teams.

Notebook Submission

Please submit all notebooks to the following link by 11:59pm on January 9th[]. 

Team Interviews

Each team will have an in-person interview in their pit, which will not be scheduled. Some teams may be called to secondary interviews with judges.