Robotics Combat Event

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Smashbotz 10.16.21

Builders! Finally, we're back for the robot attack! We are hosting a very special 8th Annual SmashBotz competition this year in historic Downtown Los Angeles as originally planned last year. We welcome competitors of all ages and expertise.

OVERVIEW

Smashbotz 10.16.21

Eventbrite link for tix: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/smashbotz-battle-for-los-angeles-tickets-181506018387

General:

This is the place for the SoCal robot builders want to get together and battle it out! Currently we can accommodate for 150 gram, 1lb and 3lb battling robots. We work in conjunction with other local robot organizations to better strengthen our SoCal Community. Feel free to search us on youtube to watch some of our past fights!

Event Details:

There will be food and refreshments onsite as well as live entertainment. We will be hosting a small builder after party when the event is over. This event will go on rain or shine. So come and be a part of SoCals growing bot-building communityand let’s show these Angelinos what robot combat is all about!


Registration:

Registration: June 24, 2021 – October 15, 2021


REGISTER HERE:


COVID Considerations:

Covid-19 Restrictions: In accordance with Los Angeles Public safety guidelines, we are asking all attendants to show proof of vaccination upon entry OR a negative PCR test within 72 hours. Feel free if you choose to wear a mask. We want everyone to feel as safe as possible to make this event happen.


Weight Classes:

There will be a $10 Registration Fee per team PayPal payable to: poppinbeans@gmail.com or Cash the day of the event.

Robot Class Entry Fee Slots
Fairyweight (150g) $8.00 32
Antweight 1lb $8.00 32
Plastic Antweight 1lb $8.00 16
Beetleweight 3lb $8.00 32
Hobbyweight 12lb $8.00 32


Prizes: 

Cash prize for all first place winners!


Schedule:

  • 9:00am – 11:000am – Check-in and Weigh-ins
  • 11:00am – 11:15am Competitor Meeting
  • 11:15am – Fights Begin!
  • 9:00pm – End of Event


Rules:

Those interested in competing please refer to http://sparc.tools for Judging, Guidelines, Procedures and Robot construction rules.


Safety:

Those interested in competing please refer to http://sparc.tools for Judging, Guidelines, Procedures and Robot construction rules.


Volunteers:

We are still looking for a few volunteers if any one is interested in the following positions: * Judging * Bot Cue * Runners * Build/ Break Down * Announcer for Fairy /Plastic Arena

 

Arena and Hazards:

There will be 3 battle boxes to accommodate all the weight-classes comfortably.

 

Pits:

There will be a small indoor pit area with power and work space. We are adding the option to pit outside if you feel more comfortable to do so. Feel free to bring EZ-Ups, tables, extension cords, power strips, etc…you know the drill.


Spectating:

Attendees are more than welcome to watch the battles! Here is the Eventbrite link for tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/smashbotz-battle-for-los-angeles-tickets-181506018387 or feel free to pay $10 at the door. Children 12 and under are free🤖


Interested in combat robotics? Want to compete? Not sure how to get started? Try an Antweight kit!

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