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VRC, Salem Saturday VEX Tournament (Oregon region only), MS&HS, In-Person, with Standard Judging

4-Feb-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
Spots Open
Event Region
Max Registrations per Organization
Standard Registration Opens
21-Nov-2022 19:00 EST
Registration Deadline
30-Jan-2023 19:00 EST
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

West Salem's Spin up Saturday Tournament is being hosted by West Salem Robotics club and is a great event for veteran and rookie teams to get their robots on the field.  The event will be held in the commons area at West Salem High School and is free to the public to watch.

After passing the technical inspection teams will participate in Qualifying Rounds, Alliance Selection and Elimination rounds.  There will also be a Technical Interview station for teams to share their design process and become eligible for the Excellence, Design and Judges awards.  Teams will also have the opportunity to complete skills challenge runs at this event.

Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: Remote Engineering Notebooks

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 4-Feb-2023

West Salem High School
1776 Titan Drive Northwest
Salem, Oregon 97304
United States

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7:30 - 9:30 am Pits Open/ Registration
8:30 - 9:30 am Inspection
9:30 - 10:00 Opening Ceremony
10:00 - 12:00 Qualifying Matches
12:00 - 12:30 Lunch
12:30 - 2:00 Qualifying Matches
2:30 - 3:00 Alliance Selection
3:20 - 4:30 Elimination Rounds
4:30 - 4:45 Clean up
4:45 - 5:00 Awards Ceremony


Volunteers are critical in providing a great experience for the teams.  If you are interested in volunteering please send an email to [email protected].


We are looking for...

Field resetters, referees,  and judges for this event.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

 If bad weather was to occur, use your own descretion on attending the event.  If an event is cancelled and we are not able to reschedule the event we will refund your tournament fee minus processing costs.

Refund and Payment Policies

Sorry, there are no refunds for this event.  Unless the event is cancelled and not rescheduled.

Judging Format

 Digital Engineering Notebook Submissions / In Person Team Interviews: Team interviews will be conducted in-person at the event. Engineering notebooks will be submitted digitally for evaluation  via a link found within the "My Account" panel of the team contact on RobotEvents. A submission deadline that may be scheduled ahead of the event date.