Robotics Education & Competition Foundation
Inspiring students, one robot at a time.

MFR VEX VRC January Spin Up Tournament at Hugenot High School (MS) (Canceled)

Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
12-Sep-2022 08:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
1-Jan-2023 12:42 EST
This event is closed to registration because:
  • This event has been canceled.
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to the MFR VEX VRC January Spin Up Tournament at Hugenot High School sponsored by Mountain Farm Robotics. This event will be a 40 team tournament for middle school teams teams. Teams should expect to have about 6 qualifcation matches and 3 opportunities each per drving and autonomous robot skills challenge. Expect the eliminations to have 16 alliances of 2 teams. 

 Registration fees must be paid by December 30 or your team will be moved to the waitlist.

We plan to have concessions (water, coffee, snacks, candy) and will provide lunch order forms about one week prior to the tournament. We will also be able to take lunch orders the day of the tournament.

Please do not hesitate to call us with questions or concerns.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Grade Level: Middle School

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Eligible Teams:

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 15-Jan-2023

Huguenot High School
7945 Forest Hill Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23225
United States

Contact Information

You must login to contact this Event Partner


Doors Open - 8:00 AM
Check In/Inspection/Practice - 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM

Engineering Notebooks Due - 9:00 AM
Drivers Meeting - 8:45 to 9:00 AM
Opening Ceremonies - 9:00 AM to 9:15 AM
Qualification Matches Start - 9:30 AM to 12:00 noon

Lunch - 12:00  - 12:30 PM

Qualification Matches - 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM
Alliance Selections - 2:40 PM to 3:00 PM
Elimination Matches - 3:00 to 4:30PM
Awards - 4:30 PM
Clean Up - After 4:30 PM 

This schedule is subject to change.


To be supplied

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

An email will be sent out to each team's primary and secondary POC in the event of bad weather. Teams should note that Richmond weather may differ from Northern Virginia and teams should plan accordingly. This tournament will only be cancelled if Richmond schools close due to weather. If a singular team is unable to make it due to weather, unfortunately we will not offer refunds to no shows due to poor weather.

This event will go on rain or shine. However, in the event of a full snow cancellation we will offer refunds of $75 per team. 

Refund Policy

There will be no refunds outside of a full event cancellation. We are willing to work with teams if we are able to find a team to take their spot.












3 teams are on the waitlist for this event.

Please login to add or remove teams from the waiting list.