Starting a VEX Robotics Team

Step-by-Step Process

Step 1: Get People Together

VEX teams usually have high/middle school students with a teacher supervisor. You can split your team into two robots if your have more than 10 students. Only so many students can work on the same VEX robot at the same time!

Step 2: Register Your Team(s)

See the registration page for details.

Step 3: Buy Parts and Build Your Robot(s)

All VEX Robotics parts are available through the VEX Robotics websiteVEX Robotics website.
Recommended parts for getting your team going:

ItemCostDescription
Classroom Lab Kit with RobotC software$749.99As a good starting point for most teams, this kit includes all the essential Vex components for building and programming your first robot.

Step 4: Compete!

Practice with your robot(s) against other teams on an official playing field.

Step 5: Need Help?

Check out the FAQ section or Contact Us and we'll point you in the right direction!