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RobotCup Junior Australia
In this competition, students and mentors
create robots that compete in challenges
such as robot soccer, robot rescue, and
Autonomous robots must perform a navigation
task in a park.
DragonCon Robot Battles
In this competition, autonomous and remote
control robots battle at the popular science fiction
5-12 Microtransat Challenge
County Kerry, Ireland
Autonomous sail boats start on a race across the
Atlantic ocean; this will take three to four months
6-11 National Junior Robotics Competition
Science Centre, Singapore
100s of student teams compete in this LEGO
FIRA Robot World Cup
This is the big annual robot soccer competition
which includes RoboSot robot soccer, MiroSot
micro robot soccer, HuroCup single humanoid
robot soccer, AndroSot multiple humanoid robot
soccer, and AMiRESot mini robot soccer. If your
robot likes to play soccer, this is the place to be.
Don't forget your vuvuzela!
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3-10 Devyanin Mobile Robots
Moscow State University,
Moscow, Russian Federation
Autonomous robot race.
SparkFun, Boulder, CO
This competition is autonomous robot
performance art in which robots attempt to
self destruct in humorous or entertaining
Autonomous and remote control robots
participate in the original robot combat event.
This year's Robothon includes Robo-Magellan,
Robot Combat, Double-Cross, and Brickheap