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Atlanta Hobby Robot Club (AHRC) Robot Rally
Pinckneyville Community Center, Norcross, GA
Events include line maze solving, mini Sumo, and
the Robot Polyathlon. The polyathlon is made up
of six individual contests: Simple Line Follower,
Advanced Line Follower, Beacon Killer, Beacon
Killer with Obstacles, Navigation by Dead
Reckoning, and Bulldozer.
Bloomington VEX Tournament
This year's Boomington Robotics Club events
include Light the Lamp, Full Pull XL, and F8
International Micro Robot Maze Contest
Noyori Memorial Hall, Nagoya University, Japan
While the big attraction is the 1 cm cube micro
robot maze event, there are four other events
including 1 cm teleoperated robot maze, 1 inch
robot maze, legged micro robots, and best free
style performance by a micro robot.
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All Japan Micromouse Contest
Toyosu, Koto-ku, Japan
Events for autonomous robots including classic
Micromouse, half-size Micromouse, and robot race.
This is the largest autonomous robot
competition in Estonia. This year's events
include robot football, line following, mini
Sumo, and LEGO Sumo.
Student teams from all over Japan come
together at Robocon, where the robots they've
designed compete in the Robo Bowl.
South's BEST Competition
Auburn University, Auburn, AL
Regional for the BEST student competition.
This annual competition of cocktail robots
includes events for best cocktail service,
best cocktail mixing, and best bartending
Lots of events including mini Sumo, micro
Sumo, nano Sumo, Micromouse, line following,