VIQRC History: 2022-2023 Slapshot

Game Description

VEX IQ Competition Slapshot is played on a 6’ x 8’ rectangular field configured as seen above. Two robots compete in the Teamwork Challenge as an alliance in 60 second long teamwork matches, working collaboratively to score points.

Teams also compete in the Robot Skills Challenge where one robot takes the field to score as many points as possible. These matches consist of Driving Skills Matches, which will be entirely driver controlled, and Programming Skills Matches, which will be autonomous with limited human interaction.


The scoring objects in VEX IQ Competition Slapshot are 2.5” (6.35 cm) diameter Discs. There are a total of (45) Discs on the field. The object of the game is to score as many points as possible with your alliance partner by scoring Discs in Goal Zones, removing Discs and touching Contact Zones at the end of the Match.



Each Disc Scored in a Goal Zone The point value corresponding to that Goal Zone (1-4)
Each Disc Removed from a Dispenser 1 point
Each Robot that achieves the Contact Bonus Additional 1 point per Disc that is Scored in the corresponding Goal Zone


World Champions

Elementary School Awards

Full Awards List

Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Teamwork Champion 8390Z // Caution Tape Zap // Caution Tape Robotics Development Markham, Ontario, Canada
Teamwork Champion 98996B StemStar-Big Shaq STEMSTAR-BABAIBAN 上海, Shanghai, China
Robot Skills Champion 268A YellowBot - Irvine, California, United States
Excellence Award 727H Home-field Advantage Magnus Robotics Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Middle School Awards

Full Awards List

Teamwork Champion 839A // Caution Tape Alpha // Caution Tape Robotics Markham, Ontario, Canada
Teamwork Champion Wisp Piethon CSAA Unionville, Ontario, Canada
Robot Skills Champion 271H Techno Turtle Sr VEX Family Team Alliance-Long Ray Robotic Frisco, Texas, United States
Excellence Award 1715G Gigabytes Hopkinton Middle School Hopkinton, Massachusetts, United States