Tidewater Regional Challenge

The annual Tidewater Regional Competition will be held April 15, 2017 at the Midtown Aquatics Center in Newport News, Virginia.  The first and second place winners from the classes will represent Hampton Roads at the National SeaPerch Competition.  The 2017 National SeaPerch Challenge will be held TBA on the campus of Georgia Tech.
For more information regarding the National Competition, please visit SeaPerch.
Saturday, April 15, 2017
2:00pm - 6:00pm
Midtown Aquatics Center
570 McLawhorne Drive
Newport News, VA  23601
Event Details:
  • Registration Check-in is at 2:00 pm followed immediately by a Compliance Review 
  • All SeaPerch ROV entries will be subjected to a required compliance review prior to the challenge for compliance checks.
  • The challenge will feature poster and pool events for both middle and high school teams
    • Poster Competition: Pre-judged. Details to come.
    • Pool Technical Competition: will consist both of an Obstacle Course and an Finesse Course challenge.
  • Please bring your own tools and parts for emergency repairs.
  • All ROVs must be run from the battery.  Please ensure that you charge batteries prior to challenge.
  • All ROVs must be built during the 2016-17 academic school year.
  • Registration cost is $25.00 per team. 

For more information or to volunteer for this event, please contact:                               

Registration Form updated
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  • Registration Deadline is April 13, 2015
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