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Kettering University VRC #1 - HS/MS Spin Up Tournament

Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
1-Sep-2022 09:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
24-Sep-2022 09:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
29-Oct-2022 23:37 EDT
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 the Kettering University VRC HS/MS Spin Up Tournament!

  • This is an in-person event that includes Robot Skills Challenge.
  • Teams are expected to pay the registration fee at the time of registration. Those not paid by October 23, 2022, will be waitlisted and not allowed to compete.
  • Kettering University is located at 1700 University Ave, Flint, MI 48504.
  • The Event will be held in Kettering University's Campus Center on the 5th floor and is located on the corner of Chevrolet and Dupont Avenues. Look for signs that will direct you to parking. Enter through the front door of the Campus Center (across the street from Einstein's).

Feel free to reach out with any questions: Clinton Bolinger 

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 5-Nov-2022

Kettering University
1700 University Avenue
Flint, Michigan 48504
United States

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7:30-8:30  Doors Open and Inspections begin

8:30-8:45  Drivers meeting

8:45-9:00  Opening Ceremonies

9:00-12:00  Qualification matches begin

12:00-1:00  Lunch & Skills Competition

1:00-2:30  Qualification matches continue

2:30-3:00  Alliance Selection

3:15-4:45 Finals matches

5:00 Awards


Kettering University would be honored to utilize your assistance during the event. Please email Clinton Bolinger ( to volunteer. We will contact you to discuss the role you would like to play in this special event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

Event Cancellation:

If weather, a local emergency, or enhanced coronavirus restrictions cause us to cancel or modify the schedule for this event, we will update this event's general information page. Please check the General Information page before traveling to Kettering University for possible notice of a delayed event start time, cancellation, or rescheduling of the event due to inclement weather, local emergency, or enhanced coronavirus restrictions.


Notice will be posted by 5:00 AM the morning of the event (or sooner if the decision is made).

Refund Policy

Should the Kettering University VRC HS/MS Spin Up Tournament on November 5, 2022, be canceled, refunds in the amount of $95 will be issued.

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.