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WPRA Season Opener VRC MS and HS Qualifier - In-Person Judging and Skills

2-Oct-2023 Add to Calendar
Event Code
VEX V5 Robotics Competition
Event Type
Event Format
Field Control System
VEXNet Field Control
Spots Open
Event Region
British Columbia (BC)
Max Registrations per Organization
Early-Bird Registration Opens
12-Jun-2023 12:00 EDT
Standard Registration Opens
21-Aug-2023 12:00 EDT
Registration Deadline
1-Oct-2023 20:00 EDT
Payment Deadline
2-Oct-2023 15:26 EDT
This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

General Info

Welcome to the Western Pacific Robotics Academy (WPRA) Season Opener.

Note most schools have this Monday off in lieu of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Skills: This tournament will offer skills in the morning and during lunch time. Teams are encouraged to check-in and pass inspection promptly so that they can complete their 3 driver and 3 programming runs before qualification matches begin.

Judging: This tournament will also offer judging. Teams are encouraged to come prepared with their physical engineering notebooks. 

Travel: Search "Western Pacific Robotics Academy" in Google maps for exact location. 

Lunch: We will do a pizza order. There will be a concession of snacks and drinks. 

Which award is provincial qualifying will be determined after October 13, 2023

[email protected]


Grade Level: All

Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

Judging Format: All In-Person Judging

Event Dates & Locations

Date: 2-Oct-2023

Western Pacific Robotics Academy Society
227 - 7080 River Road
Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1X5

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9:00 am - Doors Open

9:00 am - 9:45 am - Check-in and Inspection

9:30 - 12:00 - Skills Runs and Judging

12:00 - 12:30 - Lunch

12:30 - 4:30 - Qualification Matches 

4:30 - 4:45 - Alliance Selection

4:45 - 5:30 - Finals Matches

5:30 - 5:45 - Awards


If you are interested in volunteering, please contact [email protected]

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

In the event of an emergency/bad weather, the tournament will be postponed/cancelled and teams will be notified via phone/email. 

Refund and Payment Policies

Cancellation: Teams can cancel with 1 week notice. Teams that cancel with less than 1 week notice, will be billed for the full cost of the event if the waitlist is exhausted and your spot is empty.

Payment Methods: Cheque is preffered made payable to Western Pacific Robotics Academy Society, E-transfer, Cash


Date: 2-Oct-2023
Western Pacific Robotics Academy Society
227 - 7080 River Road
Richmond, British Columbia V6X 1X5

Travel Info

Unit #227 @ 7080 River Rd. Richmond 

It is a large building, check google maps for location of the unit. 

Take stairs behind red brick wall.  

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.