Robotics competition

Saturday, October 14, 2023

10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  |  Garrett Coliseum

Contact: Vicki Petters at (334) 324-9301 or

Size of Tournament: 24 local teams (central Alabama) from middle school or high school

Teams must be registered to be eligible to compete.

VEX Robotics Competition Spin Up is played on a 12’x12’ square field configured as seen above. Two (2) Alliances – one (1) “red” and one (1) “blue” – composed of two (2) Teams each, compete in matches consisting of a fifteen (15) second Autonomous Period, followed by a one minute and forty-five second (1:45) Driver Controlled Period.

The object of the game is to attain a higher score than the opposing Alliance by Scoring Discs in Goals, Owning Rollers, and Covering field tiles at the end of the Match.