Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
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For The Love of Bots [ VRC HS ]

15-Oct-2022 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Texas - Region 5
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
26-Aug-2022 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
8-Oct-2022 12:00 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event currently has no spaces available.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

These details are subject to change:

  • Spectators are allowed, entrance is free for all
  • This event will be live-streamed (check the Webcast tab or on the day of the event)
  • Lunch pre-order options will be announced later
  • This is a 100% standard event with standard judging- safety measures like hand sanitizer will still be in place
  • All notebooks must be physical, meaning digital notebooks need to be printed out and bound ahead of time
  • This is a High School AND Middle School VRC tournament, if we have enough MS orgs/teams in attendance we will offer the MS Excellence Award

Grade Level: High School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 15-Oct-2022

2350 Estates Pkwy
2350 Estates Parkway
Lucas, Texas 75002
United States

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7:30 am - Doors Open - Check-in
7:30 am - Inspections
8:30 am - Opening Ceremonies
8:40 am - Match schedule published
8:40 am - Driver Meeting
9:00 am - Qualification Matches – Start
9:00 am - Skills Field Opens
12:00 pm - Lunch Break (60 Minutes)
1:00 pm - Qualification Matches - Resume
2:50 pm - Qualification Matches - End
3:00 pm - Skills Field closes
3:00 pm - Alliance Selection
3:30 pm - Elimination Bracket - Starts
5:00 pm - Finals
5:15 pm - Award Presentations


If you would like to volunteer please contact Mr. Strickland at [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event that nature, COVID shutdowns or some unforeseen circumstance cancels our event, we will try to reschedule for the next weekend. There are still no circumstances where refunds will be given. 

Refund and Payment Policies

Registrations for this event are nonrefundable.

Health and Safety Policies

Note: Failure to follow any of the outlined health and safety procedures can result in your team being asked to leave the event and/or a REC Foundation Code of Conduct violation. We are taking the health and safety of everyone involved very seriously.

  • The use of a COVID self-screener or temperature check may be utilized at the EP's discretion. More details to be sent closer to the day of the event
  • Hand washing/sanitizing will be required at each area entry point.
  • Avoid touching your face.  Properly sanitize your hands frequently.
  • Hand sanitizer is available at all entrances and competition fields. 
  • More Health Info:

Symptom Info Check List (Please Click Here and Read)


All approved events and event attendees are required to follow all local, state, federal, or any other government ordinances regarding COVID-19 safety procedures, social distancing, and best hygiene practices. We will continually assess, based on current government guidelines, whether to adjust health and safety policies or continue with business as usual. Thank you for your cooperation.

Date: 15-Oct-2022
2350 Estates Pkwy
2350 Estates Parkway
Lucas, Texas 75002
United States

Travel Info

See the graphic here for details on where to park and unload.

Visiting teams should park in front of Lovejoy High School and enter the building at the main entrance, in the middle. 

Busses are able to drop students off in the front of the school but then should park behind the school in the parking lot.

See this link for more details on where busses can drop off and park (same link as above) For questions please contact [email protected] or call 469-215-8283


Our livestream is LIVE at - click the button when you get to the home page. 

Judging Format

At this event we will have:

  • 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.

We are still looking for a few judges from the schools attending to add variety and promote a healthy balance in the judges present. If you have a person (teacher, parent, volunteer.. etc) willing to judge all day Jan. 28th please let us know by emailing Coach Strickland at [email protected]

Thank you!

Lunch and Concessions


More info coming soon..


We are planning to serve breakfast items and an assortment of other snacks and drinks. 

The concession stand can accept cash or credit/debit cards, and is not serving lunch items.