2023 Ozark Mountain Brawl

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 September 22nd - 23rd. We will also have the 5th Annual Ozark Mountain Brawl Skills Challenges on Friday followed by qualification rounds. Your registration fee gets you into both events.

Friday, Sept. 22nd, 2023
1:00 Doors open for teams to set up pits, registration, WPA encryption, safety inspection begins, Practice field opens, and Concession Stand opens.
2:00 – 2:30 Vision calibration
2:30 - 6:30 OMB Skills Challenge
6:30 Driver meeting
7:30 – 9:30 Qualification matches/Team Social

Saturday, Sept. 23rd, 2023
8:00 Doors open for teams
8:30 Opening ceremony
9:00–11:30 Qualification matches
11:45 Alliance selection
12:00-1:00 Lunch
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.

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. You can register at our Eventbrite Page

The cost will be as follows:
$300 – Teams Early Registration (Ends 9/1/23)
$350 – Teams Late Registration (Begins 9/1/23)
FREE - 2024 Rookie Teams Registration (Ends 9/21/23)

We are currently reviewing any rule changes for this year’s OMB. This may include changes to alliance selections and/or general game rules. Stay tuned for those to be finalized.

We will be webcasting the event live on Friday and Saturday. Stay tuned for more information.

If you would like to volunteer to help with the 2023 Ozark Mountain Brawl, complete the form here.

Lots more to come. I hope you can join us for the 2023 OMB. See you soon!


5454 is excited to be at this event once again! The Skills Challenge is always one of the highlights of the offseason!

And we will have all the challenges out before June this year so that each team can practice and get ready over the summer for each of the Skills Challenges. Excited to see what teams come up with this year.

Here is an early updated team list. Reminder, Early Bird Registration Ends on September 1st.


Just want to thank Breakaway for hosting this event again. It’s always fun to see our friends around the state and Mexico (love y’all Botbusters!).

The event is always well run, and the Friday skills challenges are a fun adder to the event.

Thanks again Brian, Tod, and team. See y’all in Week 2.


I wanted to thank all the teams that came to this year’s Ozark Mountain Brawl. What a great year and a great opportunity to train some new members and have a lot of fun. Here are the results of the OMB Skills Challenge event.

Final Overall Ranks for the Skills Challenges

  1. 16
  2. 3937
  3. 5002
  4. 5006
  5. 4635
  6. 7483
  7. 9067
  8. 6586
  9. 5454
  10. 5045

Congratulations to our event runner-ups 5002, 5454, and 6586 and to our event winners 3937, 16, and 7483. Thanks again to all our volunteers and teams for making this event another HUGE success. We hope to see you all in 2024 at the Arkansas Regional.