Kamehameha Middle School Kapālama Campus

Kula Waena Makers

The object of the game is to attain the highest score by scoring and stacking colored Hubs in Building Zones, removing Bonus Hubs from the Hanging Structure, and by Parking or Hanging on the Hanging Bar.

The Game:

VEX IQ Challenge Next Level is played on a 4’x8’ 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 Details:

There are a total of fifteen (15) Hubs, plust two (2) Bonus Hubs available as scoring objects in the game. The object of the game is to maximize your score with your alliance partner by scoring Hubs in Building Zones, and by Parkingunderneath or Hanging from the Hanging Structure.


Each Low Scored Hub = 1 point

Each High Scored Hub = 2 points

Each Bonus Hub removed from the Hanging Structure = 1 Point

Each Low Scored Bonus Hub = 2 points

Each High Scored Bonus Hub = 4 points

Each robot Parked underneath Hanging Structure = 1 point

Each Low Hanging Robot = 2 points

Each High Hanging Robot = 4 points