I am proud to announce another year of the Ozark Mountain Brawl taking place on the beautiful campus of Harding Academy in Searcy, Arkansas. This event will occur from October 15th through October 16th. We will also have the 3rd Annual Ozark Mountain Brawl Skills Challenges on Friday followed by qualification rounds. Your registration fee gets you into both events. Covid Protocols will be released two weeks prior to the event and will be in accordance with the national and state policies and with input and guidance from the medical community. Let’s get ready to have a safe and fun return to play at one of FIRST’s oldest offseason events.
Friday, Oct. 15th, 2021
1:00 Doors open for teams to set up pits, registration, WPA encryption, safety inspection begins, Practice field opens, and Concession Stand opens.
2:30 – 3:30 Vision calibration
3:30 - 6:30 OMB Skills Challenge
6:30 Driver meeting
7:30 – 9:30 Qualification matches/Team Social
Saturday, Oct. 16th, 2021
8:00 Doors open for teams
8:30 Opening ceremony
9:00–11:30 Qualification matches
11:45 Alliance selection
1:00 Elimination tournament
4:00 Closing Ceremonies and Awards
5:00 Estimated end of activities
We are very excited to have this event again on the campus of Harding University and Harding Academy. It will be held in two basketball gyms at Harding Academy.
Here is a link to a map of the campus. There are plenty of hotels in the area with some great rates.
You can register at our EVENTBRITE PAGE . Registration will close at 24 teams and the remaining registrants will be waitlisted. Registration is on a first-come, first-served basis. So register today and get your payment in to secure your spot.
The cost will be as follows:
$300 – Teams Early Registration (10/1/21)
$350 – Teams Late Registration (Ends 10/8/21)
FREE - 2020 Rookie Teams Registration (Ends 10/8/21)
We will be implementing several rule changes for this year’s OMB. This may include changes to alliance selections. Stay tuned for those to be finalized.
We will be webcasting the event live on Friday and Saturday. Stay tuned for more information.
Lots more to come. I hope you can join us for the 2021 OMB. See you soon!